Victor Miguel Carneiro de Sousa Ferreira
Victor Ferreira is a Professor at the Civil Engineering Department of the Aveiro University in Portugal. With a PhD in Materials Science and Engineering is responsible for the construction materials and sustainability area. Main R&D and cooperation activities have been centered in materials development, recycling and waste valorization also in cooperation with the industry namely ceramics, mortars and concrete.
He is also the founder and President of the Portuguese Sustainable Construction Platform since 2007. This Platform is a nonprofit association leading the Habitat cluster in Portugal and gathering 115 members in a network of companies, R&D centres, industrial associations, municipalities and other public and private agents of the Habitat chain value, aiming to promote Innovation and Competitiveness with Sustainability as the driving force.