CMU Portugal Program: Fostering Cooperation Between Portugal and the United States in ICT

Date: February 14, 2014
Venue: Círculo Universitário do Porto, Portugal
Organized by: Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program, funded by FCT
Registration Form: http://tinyurl.com/CMUPortugal-US-Embassy 

This session can be a good opportunity for networking and to become aware of the roles of the CMU Portugal Program and the U.S. Embassy in Portugal in promoting internationalization in Education, Research and Innovation. We are honoured to have the presence of John Olson, Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, U.S. Embassy in Portugal.
 

Agenda

noon – 1pm - Networking Buffet Lunch
1:10pm - 1:30pm - Insights on the CMU Portugal Program
                                 João Claro, National Director, CMU Portugal Program
1:30pm – 1:50pm - The Role of the United States Embassy on Education, Research and
                                 Innovation in Portugal

                                 John Olson, Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, U.S. Embassy in Portugal
1:50pm – 2:50pm - Roundtable
                                 Moderator: João Claro,  National Director, CMU Portugal Program
                                 Susana Sargento, Researcher at Universidade de Aveiro and IT, and Co-founder
                                 and Vice-president, Veniam Works
                                 Paulo Marques, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Feedzai
                                 Rui Meireles, Dual Degree Ph.D. candidate in Computer Science, Universidade
                                 do Porto and CMU
2:50pm - 3:10pm  - Closing
                                 João Claro, National Director, CMU Portugal Program
                                 John Olson, Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, U.S. Embassy in Portugal

In order to take care of all the logistics for the event please register until February 11, 2014 using the link: http://tinyurl.com/CMUPortugal-US-Embassy.