"Ponto Verde Open Innovation" Program - Open Call for proposals

The "GREEN POINT OPEN INNOVATION" program is a commitment to sustainable growth, to circular economy promotion and to knowledge production, all key Ponto Verde Society priorities both as a promoter and innovation aggregator either transversally to its business partners.

"Ponto Verde Open Innovation” aims to support RD&I projects of universities, startups, companies or individuals older than 18 years. The challenge consists in the presentation of projects from all sectors of activity related to the bio-economy and circular economy in the Integrated Management System of Packaging Waste (SIGRE).

The deadline for submission of applications for the 2nd edition of the “Ponto Verde Open Innovation”  call is 28 February 2018 at http://pontoverdeopeninnovation.com/candidaturas/ .

WOI - Whey on Ice moves to CAME

The company has an estimated investment of € 3,000,000 and will provide 30 jobs

Another incubation contract has been firmed for CAME on September 25, 2017 in the municipality of Montemor-o-Novo.

The company WOI - Whey on Ice, represented by Alexandre Monteiro, was in virtual incubation, happening now to a physical incubation regime, in cowork space, since it acquired a land in the industrial zone of Adua.

Dedicated to the production, commercialization and development of ice cream, the company intends to install a factory in the future, with a planned investment of € 3,000,000 and the creation of 30 jobs.

The signing ceremony was attended by the Mayor of the Municipality, Hortênsia Menino, and was held at the premises of CAME.

Call for Innovative Ideas for the Creation of Companies or Employment Opportunities

Extension of the deadline for the innovative ideas contest ADRAL & CA

We inform you that the deadline for applications for the Contest of Innovative Ideas for the Creation of Companies or Employment Opportunities, a joint initiative of ADRAL - Alentejo Regional Development Agency, and the Caixa Central - Caixa Central de Crédito Agrícola Mútuo, CRL, has been extended until September 30, 2017.

We would like to remind you that this call aims to finance and reward projects that promote innovative ideas (concretization of the concept of "doing differently with greater efficiency") with economic viability, giving them the possibility of starting an activity at an ADRAL incubation center and services for one year, in particular in the following categories:

a) Digital marketing;
b) Applications with augmented / virtual reality technology;
c) IoT - "Internet of things".

For more information click on the link:

Empreende Já Programme

"Second edition of" Empreende Já "Program applications starting September 18, 2017

The "Empreende Já" Program, promoted by the Portuguese Institute of Sports and Youth (IPDJ, IP), aims to support the creation and development of companies and entities of the social economy as well as the creation of jobs, by and for young.

For more information visit https://eja.juventude.gov.pt/

Workshop: Digital Marketing

Learn how to boost your business in a Digital Marketing workshop and make the most of your on-line presence.

On September 29, 2017, a Digital Marketing workshop will be held at LINC - Évora Incubation Center. The initiative, organized by ANJE, aims to underline the importance of Digital Marketing as a tool to support the drive and development of businesses in this new digital era.

For more information follow this link.