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Inês Matias

Inês Matias

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Science and Innovation Manager, EIT Health

Short Bio

Trained biologist/scientist turned into science and innovation manager. Inês has been working in healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship for the last 4 years, first as part of Healthcare City founding team, where she was Program Director, and more recently as part of the pan-european network, EIT Health, where she is Business Creation Project Manager and her main goal is to support the healthcare startup community in Portugal, as well as in Italy, Hungary and Poland. She loves to meet new startups and help them, through putting them in contact with her large network.

Main Skills

  • Life & Health Sciences;
  • Community and Partnerships Building

Areas of interest for mentoring

  • Life Science;
  • Healthcare;
  • European Funding;
  • Networking.

Motivation to be a mentor

There is nothing that makes me feel more fulfilled than being able to help, in any way, a startup that could become a game-changer in the health sector.


  • Face to face
  • Email
  • Skype (or similar)
Life Science | Healthcare | European Funding | Networking