Daniel Vasconcelos is an Intellectual Property manager at INESC TEC’s Technology Licensing Office, scouting emerging technologies generated in the institute’s R&D activities. He teams up with researchers to evaluate strategies of IP valorisation, namely through patents. He is invited professor at Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto for medical technology development (Biodesign) and Economics and Management courses.
Prior to this position at INESC TEC, Daniel was a researcher at i3S / INEB (U Porto) for 9 years, studying the immune response induced by implantable orthopaedic biomaterials. He has published 8 scientific papers and a book chapter on medical devices regulation.
Daniel holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS, U Porto), a MSc in Bioengineering (FEUP and ICBAS, U Porto), and a MSc in Innovation Economics and Management (FEP, U Porto).