The European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Mr. Carlos Moedas, invited a team of M-ITI’s researchers for a work lunch, during his visit, on April 21. During this lunch, Mr. Carlos Moedas did a presentation about his main activities and the EU program Horizon 2020, to 25 researchers of Madeira. M-ITI’s researchers interacted with the Commissioner, sharing their own professional experiences and challenges.
The European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, visited M-ITI, on April 21, 2016. This visit was part of “Roteiro da Ciência”, where Carlos Moedas visited the most prominent research institutions in Madeira.
During the visit, there was a showcase of M-ITI's projects, where Mr Carlos Moedas liaised with M-ITI’s researchers, students, and faculty.
"This is one of the most inspired things I've seen in my life" said Mr. Carlos Moedas, about the Rootlo project.
Mrs Tzipora Rimon, the Israeli Ambassador to Portugal, visited M-ITI, on April 12, 2016.
During the visit, there was a showcase of M-ITI's projects, where Mrs Tzipora Rimon liaised with M-ITI’s researchers, students, and faculty.
Yesterday M-ITI was visited by Mr. Ace Magashule, Premier of the Free State of South Africa and his delegation, accompanied by Mr. Jorge Carvalho, the Regional Secretary for Education of the Autonomous Region of Madeira.
A showcase of M-ITI's projects was complemented with a visit to Critical Technical Practice lab and the new CNC Vertical Milling Machine.