Rui Sousa

Program Manager at HealthTechTab

Rui Sousa is a Technology Transfer Officer with over 4 years of experience in the field. I am responsible for managing the innovation portfolio of the University of Minho, managing the full process from scouting new technologies until market uptake. I also act as an industry liaison, establishing strategic R&D partnerships between the University and industry. My driving force is to help our clients solve problems through innovation. I have experience in the preparation of research and innovation grants (proof of concept, contract research, and protection of intellectual property).

Rui is also currently involved in project NOBEL, a Coordination and Support Action sponsored by the European Commission, managing the operation of the HealthTechTAB, Europe’s first Translation Advisory Board, overseeing all communication, brand and community-building actions for the tool.

1 blog from the author

Pure tech

Posted on 01.04.2019

Helping medtech start-ups translate science into success

Rui Sousa will be a speaker at the MedTech Forum on 15/5. Find more about the programme here!  Your start-up could benefit from a free advice session at the MedTech Forum I meet a lot of entrepreneurs in the medical technology sector and I know that they bring a lot to the table: they are […]

By Rui Sousa Program Manager at HealthTechTab