Starting from the exploration of different areas of intervention of Civil Engineering, the Innovation Cycle Stepping Out – Civil Engineering at Display initiative, promoted by the Municipality of Porto, coordinated by the Department of Civil Engineering at FEUP, in partnership with the University of Porto Show and the Order of Engineers, seeks to show how innovation drives the development and modernization of the city.
The initiative seeks to reveal the scientific and technological knowledge that underpins many of the emblematic works and infrastructures that are fundamental to the city’s current development.
Innovation Cycle Stepping Out - Civil Engineering on Display
In this context, the Innovation Cycle Stepping Out – Civil Engineering on Display presents a program and seeks to reveal the scientific and technological knowledge that underpins many of the emblematic works and fundamental infrastructures that make the development of the city.
This initiative is in partnership with:
The program has an exhibition at the Porto Innovation Hub, which will be present several instruments, models and historical prototypes, innovative in its time, which have been supporting the evolution and development of Civil Engineering.
Request a guided tour of the Innovation Cycle Stepping Out – Civil Engineering on Display exhibition at firstname.lastname@example.org. The visits take place every Wednesday, from 24 September to 13 December, between 15h and 17h30.
A conference cycle will also be launched, dedicated to the debate on the impact of Civil Engineering on improving the quality of life of citizens.
- November 12 – “Energy Efficiency in Social Housing“, by Vasco Peixoto de Freitas
- November 21 – “Renewable Marine Energies“, by Francisco Taveira Pinto
- December 3 – “From planning to city management“, by Paulo Pinho
- December 5 – “Water in the Great Porto“, by Joaquim Poças Martins
- December 12 – “The Bridges of Porto“, by Adão da Fonseca
Admission to the sessions is subject to prior registration and limited to available seats.
At the same time, the initiative “Stepping Out” will be continued through guided meetings with technical content to historical and emblematic places of the city of Porto.
Visits are subject to prior registration and limited to available seats.
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