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25 Years FCT

1997 - 2022

The Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) marked its 25th anniversary with a program consisting of a set of sessions held in different cities, stimulating discussion on important issues for the future of science in Portugal and Europe. The sessions were attended by personalities and representatives of the various dimensions of the construction of knowledge about science and technology in Portugal, in which FCT, over these 25 years, as the national funding agency for scientific activity, has played an important role.

7th Session

  • "25 Years of FCT: Open Science, Repositories and Online Library"(program)
  • Day: July 26
  • Schedule: 10h30 - 16h30
  • Venue: Pedagogical Complex II (CPII), Auditorium B1, Campus of Gualtar, University of Minho (UM), Braga

Session Recording:


6th Session

  • "25 Years of FCT: R&D Programs and Projects"(program)
  • Day: June 23
  • Schedule: 14h00 - 17h30
  • Venue: Aula Magna of the University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real

Session Recording:

5th Session

  • "25 Years of FCT: Women in Science"(program)
  • Day: May 26
  • Schedule: 14h00 - 17h30
  • Place: Anfiteatro das Sessões Solenes - Polo I da Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI), Covilhã

Session Recording:

Science 2022: Meeting with Science and Technology, in FCT's 25th anniversary
16, 17 and 18 May, Lisbon
(Watch the video recordings of the sessions available in the Program)

4th Session

  • "25 Years of FCT: Scientific Institutions"(program)
  • Day: April 27
  • Schedule: 09h30 - 17h30
  • Place: Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar (ICBAS) - University of Porto

Session Recording:

3rd Session

  • "25 years of FCT: Scientific Employment and Scientific Careers"(program)
  • Day: March 31
  • Time: 2:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Place: Auditorium of the Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Coimbra

Session Recording:

2nd Session

  • "25 years of FCT: Advanced Training and Doctorates"(program)
  • Day: March 3rd
  • Schedule: 10h30 - 18h00
  • Venue: Renato Araújo Auditorium, Aveiro University

Session Recording:

1st Session

  • "25 years of FCT in Science: Opportunities and Challenges"(program)
  • Day: January 14
  • Schedule: 14h30 - 17h30
  • Venue: Thalia Theater, Lisbon

Session Recording: