Altice Labs celebrates its sixth anniversary today. Under the motto “Well-being and digital health”, this year’s commemoration will feature the presentation of new R&D projects, focused on the area of digital platforms and applications to support health and well-being.
Follow live the main moments of the event.
Altice Labs, today the innovation, research and development center of the Altice Group, succeeded PT Inovação and inherits a history that started in 1950, marking its 6th Anniversary with a track record of reference, in the export of technological innovation and in the economic development of the country.
More than 700 highly qualified professionals work at Altice Labs in the research and development of advanced telecommunications and information systems solutions. In addition to the Altice Group's Innovation Center, it is also a reference in the global market with products and solutions used in 60 countries on five continents, benefiting more than 300 million people.
Ana Figueiredo - Ana Figueiredo
The event started with the new CEO of Altice Portugal, Ana Figueiredo, who highlighted all the technology produced from the innovation headquarters, Altice Labs, under the command of Alcino Lavrador. The current CEO also highlighted the strong bet on 5G that will enable the most diverse projects and also the priority bet on digital well-being and health
Ribau Esteves - Mayor of the Municipality of Aveiro
José Ribau Esteves highlighted the Made in Aveiro innovation and says that the PRR projects should be more comprehensive, on a national scale, and the process should not be "centralised" in Lisbon.
This was followed by the awarding of the Altice-Nova prize by the Vice-Rector of Universidade Nova, Isabel Rocha. The prize was given to Rodrigo Martins, Full Professor at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon (FCT NOVA). He is one of five prominent scientists appointed by the European Commission as members of the Scientific Council of the European Research Council.
Alcino Lavrador - General Director of Altice Labs
In his speech, the Director General of Altice Labs highlighted the boldness of doing better every day, even with limited resources in the face of technological giants.