Sustainable Habitat Cluster signed with the Government the Competitiveness and Internationalization Pact

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11/09/2019

Today, at the University of Aveiro, the Signature Ceremony of Sectorial Pacts for Competitiveness and Internationalization was held between the Portuguese Government and the Competitiveness Clusters. The Sustainable Habitat Cluster was one of the clusters that signed this Pact that aims to frame a set of initiatives of the Cluster strategic plan with the current challenges of the national economy such as the digitization of industries, the development of a circular economy or the energy transition. decarbonization, among others.

The Sustainable Habitat Cluster will contribute by mobilizing the players in its value chain (companies, research and technology interface centers, municipalities and other entities) to foster innovation and competitiveness in accordance with the objectives defined in its plan and the measures included in this Competitiveness and Internationalization Pact signed with the Portuguese Government in favor of the national economy.

In this Ceremony the Pact was signed by Victor Ferreira and José de Matos, President and Vice-President of the Sustainable Habitat Cluster, having signed by the Government the Minister of Economy, Pedro Siza Vieira. Also present were the Minister of Infrastructure and Housing, Pedro Nuno Santos, the Secretary of State for Economy João Correia Neves, IAPMEI, ANI, AICEP, COMPETE, among other entities.