The Algarve Evolution association, formed by 29 Algarve technology companies, which will streamline the Algarve Tech Hub project, will be officially presented next Thursday, 12, at Lab Terrace, Faro, at 18:00 hours.
Algarve Evolution is a private non-profit association formed about a year ago that brings together nearly three dozen Algarve companies in the area of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) whose mission is to help “develop and strengthen the ecosystem. Algarve Technology Hub, Algarve Tech Hub, favoring the reception and cooperation between companies that promote this sector in the region ”.
Algarve Evolution is born from the “will and cohesion of several Algarve companies that want to contribute to the Algarve becoming a smart reference destination”.
With the current conjuncture, the entrepreneurs involved say, “it is essential for the Algarve to diversify its economic fabric, becoming a more developed, resilient and economically sustainable region, every day, all year round”.
Invest in pedagogical innovation and knowledge creation and exchange, both between companies, between academia and the business world, in order to attract foreign investment and know-how, retain young talent and foster the growth of skilled jobs in the region. are some of the project's priorities.
Soon, the association emphasizes, the development of competences in the technological sector and the sharing of opportunities and good practices among companies, students and ICT professionals will be a reality materialized in the various courses, services and events that Algarve Evolution intends to hold. and offer to your associates.
Algarve Evolution is also part of the Algarve Systems and Technology Partnership (ASTP), which brings together several public entities such as the University of Algarve (UAlg), ANJE, Docapesca and Chambers of Faro, Loulé and Olhão.