Governing Board

The Governing Board has overall responsibility and assesses the Program's activities, reviews the progress achieved, and approves the activities’ report and the future plan of activities. The Board meets face-to-face in Portugal at least once a year.

Constituted by one representative of the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), one of the University of Texas at Austin, one representative of Portuguese universities, appointed by FCT, and one representative of the Industrial Advisory Board. The President of the FCT, or a representative, chairs the Governing Board. 

Representative of Foudation for Science and Technology             

Representative of the University of Texas at Austin               


Representative of
Portuguese universities



Representative of the
Industrial Advisory