Newsletter N.º 5, January 2023
Hi! Please check the January's agenda in review!
At the "Digital Analytics for Hospitality & Tourism by TIA | PRR" conference held on January 10th at NOVA IMS, the issue of a shortage of professionals with both data science and marketing skills was a hot topic of discussion. To address this shortage, NOVA IMS has strengthened its educational offerings, particularly through the TIA - Tourism International Academy (TIA|PRR) Project.
The conference also emphasized the crucial role of digital transformation and analytical skills in tackling the sustainability challenges faced by Portugal's tourism and hospitality industry.
WEBASTO and NOVA IMS have joined forces in a technical-scientific cooperation protocol aimed at bridging the gap between academia and the business world.
WEBASTO is a leading German company known for its roofing, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems for vehicles. The company boasts innovative technology and a track record of delivering customized solutions to meet customer needs.
The protocol will offer professional opportunities for NOVA IMS students in the field of Information Systems and Technologies.
On January 16th, NOVA IMS welcomed a visit from the Secretary of State for Digitalization and Administrative Modernization, Mario Filipe Campolargo, who was accompanied by the Dean, Professor Miguel de Castro Neto.
The purpose of the visit was for the Secretary of State to gain insights into the smart and sustainable city projects developed by NOVA Cidade - Urban Analytics Lab.
During the visit, Professor Miguel de Castro Neto presented NOVA IMS and its areas of focus in education, research, and value creation.
The visit was a great opportunity to showcase the innovative work being done at NOVA IMS and to highlight the important role the institution plays in shaping the future of smart and sustainable cities.
On January 27th, the first Alumni Networking Dinner was held, providing an excellent platform for alumni to connect with other graduates from diverse industries and sectors.
The dinner allowed Alumni to share their professional experiences, discuss future business prospects, and strengthen the NOVA IMS Alumni community.
Applications for Postgraduate, Master, and PhD programs for the 2023-24 intake are about to open on February 8th!
This is your chance to delve deeper into your field of study, gain advanced knowledge and skills, and pave the way for a successful future.
Don't miss this opportunity to reach new academic milestones and start your journey towards excellence!
We are thrilled to announce the upcoming "Data with Purpose Summit", to be held on March 16th and 17th!
This exciting event has Jornal Expresso as media partner and will bring together experts from a range of industries to explore the ways in which data can be harnessed to drive positive change in the world.
The summit will feature a variety of keynote speakers, panel discussions, and hands-on workshops focused on topics such as ethical data practices, data-driven decision making, and the use of data for social impact. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and learn from some of the most innovative thinkers in the field.
Let's come together to explore how data can be used with purpose to drive positive change!