António Rocha

Office: 8


Keywords: Industrial management; Project management; University-industry collaboration


António Miguel de Sousa Rocha, PhD in Industrial and Systems Engineering, concluded in 2018 at the University of Minho. He is an invited professor at IPCA – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, where he has taught Project management, Logistics, Industrial technology and Quality management.

At University Lusíada of Vila Nova de Famalicão, between 2018 and 2020 he has taught Operations management, Logistics and Project management.

In industrial companies, between 2013 and 2020, he has worked as a Project and Quality manager.

At ISAVE – Health Institute of Alto Ave, between 2010 and 2013, he has worked as Coordinator of the Erasmus program.

At University Nova of Lisbon, between 2008 and 2010, he has worked in educational management initiatives.

At TecMinho in 2006/2007 he has worked on entrepreneurship programs under a scientific initiation scholarship.

He works in industrial management and education. The most frequent terms in the context of scientific and technological production are: Industrial management; Project management; Evaluation and licensing; University-industry collaboration; Quality; Innovation; and Technology transfer.




Title: Knowledge Circle

Position: Principal researcher at IPCA

Reference: POCI-01-0246-FEDER-181295

Promoters: Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (líder do projeto); ​Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave

Start date: 01/07/2021

Conclusion date: 30/06/2023

Financing: Compete 2020


Goal: The aim of the knowledge transfer project is to value and transfer knowledge and technology to organizations that can benefit from the application of research and development results generated by researchers and research units at the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave and at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (project leader).