M-ITI FAQ's

What does M-ITI do?

M-ITI is an innovation institute operating in the interdisciplinary domain of human-computer interaction encapsulating contributions from computer science, psychology and design in order to address and engage in important scientific and technological challenges that are both relevant to society and have significant economic impact. M-ITI is involved in education, at masters and PhD levels. Together with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Madeira, M-ITI offers a professional Masters dual degree in Human-Computer Interaction (MHCI). M-ITI offers a PhD in Networked Interactive Cyber Physical Systems and a PhD in Digital Media.


What is the nature of M-ITI institution?

M-ITI is an independent non-profit R&D organization whose founding members are the University of Madeira, Madeira Tecnopolo S. A. and Carnegie Mellon University.


Where is M-ITI located?

M-ITI is located in the Island of Madeira, Portugal.

Full Address:

Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute
Polo Científico e Tecnológico da Madeira, floor -2
Caminho da Penteada
9020-105 Funchal
Portugal


What is M-ITI’s VAT number?

M-ITI’s VAT/NIPC number is 509 250 149, and should be included in all invoices related to the institution. The full legal name is “M-ITI – Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute – Associação”


What Master's Programs are available at M-ITI?

Together with the Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Madeira, M-ITI offers a professional Master's dual degree in Human-Computer Interaction (MHCI) under the CMU/Portugal agreement. For more details and applications check our website.


What PhD Programs are available at M-ITI?

M-ITI cooperates in the Digital Media PhD program created under the partnership between the University of Porto (UP), the New University of Lisbon (NOVA), and the University of Texas in Austin (UT Austin). For more details and applications check our website.

The PhD in Networked Interactive Cyber Physical Systems, led by IST-UL (Instituto Superior Técnico da Universidade de Lisboa) in a partnership with CMU Portugal (Carnegie Mellon University) and LARSyS involves M-ITI. For more details and applications check our website.


Are there job vacancies at M-ITI?

M-ITI opens research, faculty, internship and administrative vacancies often.

These are posted in our website.


We are a company, how can we work with M-ITI?

M-ITI is a very competitive institute that aims to be the best in research. In order to be successful, the institute actively seeks to collaborate with industrial partners. Collaboration with compnies is part of our strategy and has resulted in great opportunities in research projects, and innovation. Our list of industry partners is growing and includes such names as: Portugal Telecom, NOS Madeira, EXICTOS, Critical Software, Outsystems, CGI, Novabase, Collab, PT Inovação, Vodafone Research.

Contact us by email: business@m-iti.org


We are an academic / R&D institution, how can we work with M-ITI?

M-ITI is a very competitive institute that aims to be the best in research and education. In order to be successful, the institute actively seeks to collaborate with both academic partners. Our collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University is strategic and has resulted in great opportunities in research projects as well as in educational projects within the context of the MHCI program (see the Education section).

Contact us by email: business@m-iti.org


I am from the media, who should I talk to?

There is a Communication team always available for contact with the media. They will help to organise interviews, provide information for reports, clarifications on press releases, and image materials.

Contact us by email: communication@m-iti.org

Telephone: landline (+351) 291 721 000.


I need IT support, who can I contact for assistance?

If you are already part of M-ITI’s community please log on to http://desk.m-iti.org. Otherwise contact us by email: helpdesk@m-iti.org