António Vicente

António Vicente is Head of Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas, in charge of Research, Science and Innovation.
Prior to that he held the same position in the cabinet of Carlos Moedas, in his role as Secretary of State to the Prime Minister of Portugal, monitoring the Portuguese adjustment programme and serving as the dedicated interface with the EC, ECB and IMF (2011-2014).
In 1999, António Vicente joined the Luso-American Foundation, a Portuguese grant-making not-for-profit organisation, reaching the rank of director. Between 2004 and 2005, he served in the Office of the Prime Minister of Portugal. He was also a regular contributor to the Economist Intelligence Unit, writing a monthly report on the political situation in Portugal (2006-2011), and served pro bono in the Board of Directors of the British Portuguese Chamber of Commerce.
António has an undergraduate degree in International Relations from the Technical University of Lisbon, a Masters in Political Theory from the London School of Economics (Chevening Scholar) and a Masters in Economics from Nova School of Business and Economics.

Head of Cabinet of R&I Commissioner Moedas, European Commission

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Annual Conference

The EARTO Annual Conference 2017 will explore new ways and ideas on how RTOs can further contribute to increasing Europe's innovation capabilities and will look at what are the challenges hindering EU's innovation potential and how RTOs, industry, National and EU policy makers can work together towards more growth and jobs in Europe.

About the event

A 2-day Conference
March 29-30, 2017

Conference venue: 

Sheraton Munich Arabellapark Hotel
Arabellastrasse 5
81925 Munich




For general information about the conference, please contact us at:

Luisa Knabe International Business Development Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

luisa.knabe[at] +49 (0)89 1205-7327 Hansastrasse 27c 80686 Munich Germany