Who we are?
Sines Tecnopolo is a private non-profit association that develops its activity within the scope of promoting, developing and supporting entrepreneurship, recognized by the largest European entrepreneurship and innovation network (EBN) as Business Innovation Center (BIC) Alentejo.
Operating in three areas of excellence, in the sector of business reception, training and development of collaborative projects, Sines Tecnopolo provides a diversified offer of structuring services in the region.
With more than 40 SMEs installed, Sines Tecnopolo has the largest business incubator in the Alentejo Coast, supporting the creation of new companies, in their start-up, development and internationalization phase through various training, consultancy and training programs.
Training at Sines Tecnopolo aims to improve professional qualifications and increase business competitiveness with a diversified offer of courses ranging from training in occupational safety and hygiene to skills development training in the areas of personal development, marketing, among others.
Within the scope of collaborative projects, Sines Tecnopolo develops, together with regional, national and international entities, several projects related to the blue, circular, digital economy and decarbonization of the economy, combining the transition and acceleration of business models with the aim of promoting a future more sustainable economically and environmentally.
Sines Tecnopolo has the purpose of being the catalyst and driving force of the Sines’ Economic Ecosystem, acting as a link between the large corporations, the SME’s, the public sector and the Universities and other scientific research entities.
To contribute to the sustainable development of Sines’ Economic Ecosystem, in its’ several aspects, promoting the competitiveness of people and organizations, through their training, access to shared services and collaborative projects.
- Training of people and organizations;
- Promotion and support to entrepreneurship;
- Development of collaborative projetcs;
- Partnership Management.
BOARD OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
José Bilau _ Instituto Politécnico de Beja
Hugo Ferreira _ Associação Empresarial de Sines
José Arsénio _ Câmara Municipal de Sines
Ana Dias _ ETLA - Escola Tecnológica do Litoral Alentejano
Manuel Grilo _ CENFIM
Vasco Cardoso _ Greenworld
Nuno Mascarenhas _ Câmara Municipal de Sines
Tiago Pinho _ Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal
Eduardo Bandeira _ APS – Administração dos Portos de Sines e do Algarve SA
José Carlos Palhares _ MecWide Sines, S.A.
Paulo Quaresma _ Universidade do Évora
Fabiola Bordino _ Startcampus
Cristina Cachola _ GALP Energia
The statutes of Sines Tecnopolo were revised on May 13, 2014.
Consult the Sines Tecnopolo Statutes
Quality and Accreditation
Sines Tecnopolo is certified by several qualified entities that guarantee the quality of our activities.
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