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Incubation and Accelerator Centres

IPN has been building and fostering through the years a unique ecosystem that connects the academia skills and knowledge with the market challenges and needs, and supports disruptive tech-based ideas and start-ups through its tech based business incubator. IPN has also an accelerator centre that supports more mature companies startups (sacaleups) in their internationalization strategy, innovation and access to funding.

Fields of activity

  • Business incubation services (business modeling business planning, IP and legal assistance, logistics services, accounting and tax services, support to fundraising and funding; access to specialized training & consultancy in different technical and business-related areas)
  • Coaching and mentoring activities
  • Networking activities between different stakeholders: academia, research centres, industry; end-users; investors
  • Business accelerator services: Business intelligence for internationalisation; access to softlanding networks; Technological assessment; Fostering of national and international partnerships market studies, marketing plans, trade missions, coaching in market assessment and international strategy
  • Search/support for funding and investments

Contact person


Paulo Santos Paulo Santos
psantosipn.pt

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