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NOVA Joins Crowdhelix innovation platform to foster collaborative research and networking

NOVA's faculty and researchers can already access and explore the various dimensions of this platform.

NOVA has become a part of Crowdhelix’s open innovation platform, which empowers its faculty and researchers to engage in collaborative efforts with a global network comprising of over 660 innovative companies and internationally renowned universities. Crowdhelix boasts 49 active communities consisting of researchers and companies, spanning a wide array of research domains.

Fueled by an extensive database of over 15,000 searchable keywords, the Crowdhelix platform has been meticulously designed to catalyze collaboration by uniting researchers with similar interests, industry experts, and visionary innovators.

Within the realm of Crowdhelix, more than 11,000 experts hailing from diverse disciplines and industries converge. Collectively, these members have been granted a staggering sum of over €7.44 billion in funding through the EU Horizon programs, resulting in the successful execution of more than 13,000 groundbreaking projects.

NOVA is of the belief that the Crowdhelix platform will serve as an essential springboard for the University and its ambitious faculty. Their eagerness to establish enduring and mutually advantageous networks within their respective fields finds a perfect match in this platform.

So, how can you leverage the Crowdhelix platform?

Commence by creating your profile using your institutional email at this link. This step will grant you access to explore the various dimensions of the Crowdhelix platform. Through it, you can connect with peers who share your interests, either by posting new collaborative opportunities or by responding to existing initiatives.

Mark your calendars!

Crowdhelix will be conducting a webinar for researchers and faculty members from NOVA on 26 September 2023 at 4:00-5:00 PM (Lisbon time). During this session, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the platform and learn strategies to harness its matchmaking capabilities to the fullest. Please register here. Stay tuned for the forthcoming link. 

For further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to the Research Support Office within your Academic Unit or contact nova.research@unl.pt via email.