Center of Competence for Future Cities of the University of Porto

The Center of Competence for Future Cities of the University of Porto (Future Cities UP) is a platform for scientific and technological collaboration. It aims to promote the development of research and innovation projects and strengthen research and knowledge transfer to the industry.

A key goal is to turn the city of Porto into an urban-scale living lab, where researchers, companies and startups can develop and test technologies, products and services, exploring subjects such as: sustainable mobility, urban-scale sensing, safety and privacy, as well as quality of life for citizens and their families.

Future Cities UP is a multidisciplinary platform that brings together researchers from the Faculties of Engineering, Sciences and Psychology as well as from several research units of University of Aveiro, Instituto de Telecomunicações, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

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Status: 

Operating

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Employee Count Range: 

11-50

Company type: 

Non Profit

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