ISR involved in a collaboration protocol between IST and ADM on marine technologies.
The Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) and the “Associação David Melgueiro” (ADM) will sign a cooperation agreement next Monday, 23rd March, at 14h15. The cerimony will take place at the meeting room of IST, in the Central Building, Alameda Campus. In parallel, ADM will sign other cooperation agreements with
- MARE (Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre da Faculdade de CIências)
- EMEPC (Estrutura de Missão para a Extensão da Plataforma Continental)
- VdA (Gab. de Advogados Vieira de Almeida)
The agreement between and IST and ADM aims to foster research and educational activities in the area of innovative technologies with applications in the marine environment. One of the key activities to be pursued under the umbrella of this cooperation agreement is the develoment and operation of a new, innovative, civilian reserarch vessel with two distinctive features: the capability to operate in the polar regions, and sail propulsion. The project counts with the participation of a large number of instutions in Portugal and involves researchers from the ISR/IST/LARSyS.