SCIL presented at 2018 Annual Science Meeting (Ciência 2018, 2-4 July 2018)

SCIL presented its achievements in the inteGRIDy project in the track “Smart Cities – Cidades Inteligentes” at the 2018 Annual Science Meeting on the 4th of July in Lisbon. Being the leader for business model development in the inteGRIDy project, SCIL presented the scope of the project, as well as the business modelling tool that

Lisbon European Green Capital 2020

From more than 30 European cities Lisbon was chosen as the European Green Capital 2020 as the first city in Southern Europe. The Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu Vella, awarded Lisbon with the prestigious title. The choice fell on Lisbon because of its journey towards sustainability during economic crisis, offering a role

GRONEN 2020 at Católica Lisbon!

We are very proud to host the GRONEN Conference 2020 at Católica Lisbon! The Group for Research on Organizations and the Natural Environment (GRONEN) Conference is a well-known conference with the aim of better understanding the links between management and sustainability. GRONEN aims to contribute to societal progress in a world of rapid, complex and non-linear

25th IPDMC: Innovation and Product Development Management Conference, Porto, June 10-13, 2018

SCIL presented a paper in the track “Innovation Strategies and Leadership” at the 25th IPDMC in Porto, which took place this week. The conference started with a workshop for PhD students followed by two days of presentations, where the presenters received valuable and constructive feedback from one chairperson and the audience. The Wednesday was dedicated to presentations

Teaching Forum, Business Model Conference, Florence, 2018

On June, 7th the Smart Business Modeler was presented at the Teaching Forum at the second edition of the Business Model Conference.  The teaching forum was a platform to spark inspiration and exchange among scholars and practitioners on how to introduce business model thinking to students, organizations, and the general public. During the different roundtables,

Business Modelling Workshop

Yesterday, the Smart City Innovation Lab conducted a business modelling workshop with a group of MBA students from the University of San Diego, California. The goal of the workshop was to develop a business model for a technological invention. It was an exciting 3-hour journey during which workshop participants learned about all ins and outs

Great ideas with great business models for the smart city: MIT DesignX Pitch Night

Yesterday, the 11 start-ups from the MIT designX accelerator pitched their ventures to a packed audience in the MIT Media Lab. It was great to see your development over time, especially with regard to your business models; from our first workshop, over feedback sessions until yesterday. I’m really proud of your fantastic ideas for the

DTx Colab Announcement with Angela Merkel and António Costa

The New Technology and Development Centre Bosch Braga was inaugurated today, May 30th at 3:00 pm. SCIL as a project partner of DTx Colab was invited to attend this event taking place at Bosch’s premises in Sequeira, Braga, where the DTx Colab project was publicly announced at the same time. The Chancellor of the Federal