Portuguese Entrepreneur, Researcher and Faculty Member
Sargento is one of the finalists of the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2016
One of the founders
of Veniam, Susana Sargento, is one of the
nine finalists, women entrepreneurs, who competes for the EU Prize for Women
Innovators 2016. The finalists were selected by a high-level jury consisting of
independent experts from business, venture capital, entrepreneurship and
also a faculty member at Universidade de Aveiro (UA), researcher at Instituto
de Telecomunicações (IT), and she has been deeply involved on the CMU Portugal
Program. This award aims to raise public awareness of the need for more
innovation and more women entrepreneurs.
Veniam is a
spin-off company that uses technologies developed at Universidade de Aveiro and
Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT) under the CMU Portugal Program.
Read the Portuguese articles at: Terra Nova, Universidade de Aveiro online (December 17, 2015), Ver Portugal, wintech
(December 18, 2015), Vida Económica (January 8, 2016), Frontline (February 1, 2016) and Frontline (February 8, 2016).