The Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science – INESC TEC is an Associate Laboratory with over 30 years of experience in R&D and technology transfer. Present in sites in the cities of Porto, Braga and Vila Real, INESC TEC incorporates 13 R&D Centres with complementary competences, always looking to the international market. At INESC TEC, the knowledge and results generated as part of fundamental research are typically applied in technology transfer projects, always guaranteeing added and immediate social relevance. The main areas of expertise are Computer Science, Telecommunications, Power Systems, Robotics, Photonics, BioEngineering and Industrial Management.