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Info Session: How to apply for a CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Scholarship

On March 2nd at 2pm (Lisbon-time) I 9am Pittsburgh, we will walk you through the application process to an FCT-CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Scholarship which is open from February 15th to March 31st, 2023 (12:00 GMT).

The third edition of the CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Initiative offers Ph.D. scholarships in selected cutting-edge areas of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), related to the scope of the CMU Portugal Program.

This year, potential candidates will be able to choose to attend the Info Session onsite at the ITI – Interactive Technologies Institute in Lisbon (Hub Criativo do Beato) or via Zoom. 

To register please fill in this online formDirections to ITI if you choose to attend onsite or credentials to join us on Zoom will be sent by email the day before the event.

Info Session Agenda

Session Moderator – Sílvia Castro I CMU Portugal Executive Director

5′ – Inês Lynce I CMU Portugal National Co-Director
Welcome to the Session

10′ – João Fumega | CMU Portugal Coordination Office
Overview of the CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs and scholarship funding

5′ – Megan Berty | CMU Portugal Coordination Office at CMU
Research period at CMU

10′ – Ricardo Sousa, Principal Data Scientist at Farfetch and CMU Portugal project PI (IFetch)
Collaboration between Farfetch and CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. students

10′ – António Brito and Diogo Silva I CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. student testimonies
CMU Portugal Ph.D. candidate experience

20′ – Q&A


Start date

Mar. 2, 2023

2:00 pm

End Date

Mar. 2, 2023

3:00 pm