Filipa Borrego

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Role in INESC-IDResearcher

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Filipa Borrego is the Innovation Management Coordinator at INESC-ID, facilitating the participation of INOV INESC, INESC-ID and INESC MN researchers in European projects. Filipa was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar in the IC2 Institute of the University of Texas, Austin, USA, where she worked on methodologies to develop, license and/or commercialize early-stage technologies coming out of European projects. Since 2014, she has been an evaluator for several European programmes (such as Horizon 2020, Fulbright, COST Actions and European Economic Area). In 2019, she was a member of the European Commission High-Level Expert Group to assess the progress of Research Infrastructures towards implementation and long-term sustainability. Filipa graduated in 1999 and received her MSc degree in 2002, both in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering at the University of Aveiro, Portugal. In 2002, she was a trainee at the European Space Agency (ESA) in the Netherlands until 2004, when she started her PhD in Computer Architecture at Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands. In 2008 after her PhD defence, she took a position as a researcher at the Ultra Low Power DSP group at Holst Centre / IMEC, the Netherlands, where she stayed until 2010. In 2010, she returned to Portugal where she started her career as Research Manager at NOVA FCT. Between March 2013 and October 2014, she was nominated National Expert for the Committee of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) theme of the European Framework Programme Horizon 2020 as well as National Contact Point for the ICT, Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) and Electronic Components and Systems for European Leadership (ECSEL) Joint Undertaking. Since 2019, she is an invited professor of the Postgraduate program in Science and Technology Management and Policy at NOVA FCSH.


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