iStartLab, Técnico Innovation Lab

Founded by

  • Luis Caldas de Oliveira
  • Diogo Henriques
The mission of iStartLab is to promote innovation and entrepreneurship among students, researchers and professors of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).

About the spot

The iStartLab organizes activities to foster innovation and entrepreneurship and aims to be the contact point between IST and the entrepreneurial ecosystem, including, among others, incubators, accelerators, investors and the industry. The focus of iStartLab is early-stage projects for new products or services with scientific or technological innovation targeted to have a global impact. It brings together like-minded people, with their willingness to create value for Society.


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  • 4
    Make&meet spaces
  • 5
    3D Printers
  • 1
    2x1.5m CNC router
  • 1
    Electronic workbench