Daniel Ferreira Polonia

Project Manager
Agência Nacional de Inovação

Bilateral Meetings

  • Wednesday 10:40 h – 13:00 h
  • Wednesday 14:00 h – 18:00 h
DescriptionAgência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. (ANI) is a Government Agency owned in equal shares by the Ministry of the Economy (via IAPMEI, the Portuguese Agency for Competitiveness, IP), and by the Ministry of Education and Science, (via the FCT – Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology, IP). ANI aims to promote technology based innovation; to foster market-oriented R&D co-operation between Portuguese and foreign research centres and enterprises and to promote the economic valorisation of R&D results. ANI acts as an interface between Industry and academia / technological institutions. As such, it is strongly involved in co-operation with local authorities, with industrial clusters, science parks, incubators and technological centres, having a role in regional innovation initiatives, in company benchmarking and best practice programmes. It is a member of the Portuguese EEN consortium, focusing on the international promotion of Portuguese technological companies and institutions and the products they develop and has strong competences in technology transfer and technology brokerage.
Organization Type Authority/Government, Company
Organization Size51-100
Founding Year1993
Areas of Activities

Medical devices

    Information and Communication Technology

      Hospital and Care equipment

        Operating technology and equipment

          Medical Services

            Laboratory Equipment

              Physiotherapy, Orthopaedic Technology

                Imaging proceedings

                  Commodities and consumer goods

                    Commodities and consumer goods


                        Offer & Request

                        Identification of good practices in healthcare innovation management

                        Under project HELIUM, the portuguese national innovation agency (ANI) is looking for good practices in the field of innovation in healthcare. If you think that you have a good practice that addresses the introduction of innovative products, services and/or processes in the healthcare field, we would be very much interested in talking to you.
                        On the other hand, if you are looking for good practices in healthcare innovation management, we are available to share our knowledge with you.

                        Keywords: innovationhealthcaregood practices
                        Cooperation Offered
                        1. Technical co-operation
                        2. Research co-operation
                        3. Other
                        Cooperation Requested
                        1. Technical co-operation
                        2. Research co-operation
                        3. Other