|Description:||The Research and Innovation Support Unit (INOV) carries out its activity in the scope of specialized consultancy and technical assistance in research and innovation activities, in conjunction with the Research Units and Competence Centers, namely to:
a) support the competitive funding for research and innovation;
b) promote actions and act as an interface to the industry;
c) support the transfer of knowledge and the provision of services to companies;
d) promote and support the participation in international research and innovation networks;
e) support the creation of spin-off companies;
f) manage information related to research and innovation activities.