Event Description

This is the 20th edition of SINFO - Instituto Superior Técnico's (IST) IT Week. It is a anual event, organized since 1993 entirely by a group of Information Systems and Computer Engineering students from IST.

When: Sunday February 24th to Friday March 1st 2013
Where: Alameda campus, IST, Lisbon
To whom: To everyone interested, inside or outside the IST community. Entrance and participation in any activity is free.

This event aims to disseminate and debate the market of information technologies, and computers in general, in national and international landscapes.
We bring speakers and internationally renowned companies, facilitate communication between students and the labor market, and organize other training activities or entrepreneurship.

The event comprises:

  • A cycle of individual lectures, and panel discussions with renowned individuals and moderators;
  • A cycle of company presentations, where project presentations about research and development of businesses related to Computer Engineering will take place;
  • A technology exhibition, (10h00->18h00) where computer products and new technologies will be exposed and where direct contact between visitors and representatives of companies and other institutions are facilitaded, from their stands; there's a central placeholder with pc's and consoles;
  • workshops (upon registration and free of charge from our website);
  • contests with prizes;
  • raffles