Project Manager of Caritas Diocesana de Coimbra

Jury member – Portugal

She has a degree in Economics and a Master degree in Management from University of Coimbra.

Since 2015 she is working for Caritas Coimbra as a project manager of the Innovation Department, giving support on elaboration and execution of national and international projects (H2020, AAL Programme, Erasmus+, among others) that Caritas Coimbra carries out like the GrowMeUp project. She supports the project’s coordination, contributes to the deliverables, articles and also performs the administrative, financial and technical control of projects. She is responsible to plan, organize and monitor several pilot initiatives to assess ICT acceptance for Ageing Well, doing also some scientific research.

She is stand-in coordinator of EIPonAHA – group D4 “Age-friendly buildings, cities and environments”, promoting several partnerships and networks at regional and international level (European Covenant on Demographic Change Thematic Network SHAFE 2018) and Programme Committee Member of AAL Forum 2018.

She was a speaker in some relevant international events like WorldCist’17 – 5th World Conference on IT and Technologies, AAL Forum 2017 and the Conference of Partners EIP-AHA 2018. Between 2013 and 2015 she worked as junior project manager in Instituto Pedro Nunes (IPN) in Coimbra which main activities were management, planning and control of financial execution of the co-funded projects. In 2014 she was lecturer of Introduction of Microeconomics of some degrees (Management, Business Communication, and Human Resources Management) in Instituto Superior Miguel Torga, Coimbra.

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