Inova-Ria is an Association of Companies, founded in 2003, after decades of development of the "telecommunications" cluster in Aveiro (since the fifties). It is an Innovation Ecosystem consisting mainly of technology-based companies including start ups, consolidated small and medium-sized companies and some large companies from all over the country. It currently has 80 Associates, including Altice Labs Amkor Technology; Fraunhofer Portugal; ITSector and HFA.

Our activities are the promotion, co-financing and management of collaborative projects (national and European) with member companies, institutions and international companies; promotion of ICT research and development, regional innovation and international quality standards in software development and management of a cluster with top human resources from the best Portuguese Universities and companies based on strong HR placement technology.

Our challenges

Challenges of the Inova-Ria