From the 23rd to the 26th of May, INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory is present at the fifth edition of the Economy Week, where the central theme is: “ECONOMY AND SUSTAINABILITY”. This is an event organized annually by InvestBraga, with the support of its strategic partners, which addresses various economic topics, and involves different types of events, promoting the debate of ideas between economic agents, institutions, professionals and specialists, as well as society as a whole, on a particular topic of general interest.
INL Team is there showcasing our main activities that are focused on six clusters: Health, Food, Energy, Environment, ICT and Future Emerging Technologies, which complement each other and provide a base for interdisciplinary interactions between our research.
Minister António Costa e Silva, Minister of Economy and Maritime Affairs of Portugal also visited our booth and highlighted the importance of INL’s work in building a new future, a new economy.
For Ricardo Rio, president of the Municipality of Braga and InvestBraga, “the Economy Week is a remarkable milestone in the economic life of our municipality, having the ability to aggregate a set of entities that, during these days, will debate relevant topics for the development of Braga”. The mayor also emphasizes that this initiative will “be able to combine moments of debate, but also training and qualification of human resources”.