Spaces and Innovation Services


Space for receiving, stimulating and supporting the incubation of innovative and promising ideas based on projects of recognized high quality.

Technical support services are offered as well as administrative and management services and others of added value for technological development, strategic advice, opportunities detection and analysis.

These services are heavily customized and combined with the skills and experience consolidated at the Aveiro University incubator.


Design Factory

Space which stimulates interaction between various audiences (developers, researchers, entrepreneurs, students), combining knowledge of different fields (management, design and technology), in order to support the creation and development of products and services in a relational networking environment which encourages innovation.


Common Use Laboratories

R & D spaces for strategic areas which will serve as the engine and support for applied research, technology transfer and innovation.

These laboratories are intended for companies and research groups to develop projects based on scientific innovation.


Innovation Services

Business support services for developing companies, integration in projects, technology platforms and national and international networks.

Support services for intellectual property, licensing and product development, technological prospects in close relationship with the University of Aveiro.

Actions aimed at social innovation and the collaborative economy centered on a strong partnership with the community and its main actors.

Specific actions to promote innovation by attracting young talent.

These activities extend to companies throughout the region.


PCI-Parque de Ciência e Inovação S.A.

Via do Conhecimento - 3830-352 Ílhavo

NIPC: 509 574 254

Mat. C. R. C. de Ílhavo-nº: 509 574 254

Cap. Social: 7 500 000,00 euros