Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Building on the scientific achievements in Portugal during the last decades, TIE | UTEN provides a comprehensive early venture assessment strategy, leveraging its previous high-impact work in transforming science into valuable technologies for businesses and helping Portuguese startup companies to attain success globally.

The UT Austin Portugal Program intends to further develop commercialization activities in a way that promotes new frontiers of knowledge in emerging areas worldwide, as well as the development of new network opportunities, oriented towards international markets.

Area Directors

João Claro

Area Director of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship
in Portugal

Marco Bravo

Area Director of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship
at Austin

Teresa Mendes

Area Director of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship
in Portugal