Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa (SCML) is the oldest and biggest Portuguese charity and its mission is to improve the quality of life of the individuals and communities in the city of Lisbon and to contribute to the well-being of its underprivileged and vulnerable citizens, irrespective of their age or social problems.
The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) is an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network, which brings together a set of institutions that contribute to improving the conditions and quality of life of disadvantaged populations, in specific regions of the world, regardless of their origin, gender or religion.
AKF has been working in Portugal for more than 35 years with the aim of improving quality of life through social and economic integration and education within urban societies, dedicating specific attention to people with migrant backgrounds.
Lidl is a retail company belonging to the German Schwarz group. For 25 years in Portugal, it has a consolidated history of support to local communities. In the last 5 years, it has delivered more than 3 million euros to 127 associations to expand their intervention.
Social innovation is a serious topic for Lidl, in which is represented by Mais Ajuda Program, supporting innovative projects with social impact.
Nowadays with the pandemic, Lidl believes that this assistance is urgent. Besides the additional campaigns and support to communities, Lidl sees SOL Tomorrow as part of the solution for these times, while providing innovative and technological answers to current economic and social challenges.
PME INVESTIMENTOS is a state-owned investment company that supports entrepreneurship, innovation, competitiveness, and the internationalization of the Portuguese economy.
Subject to the supervision of the Portuguese Central Bank, PME Investimentos has been supporting Portuguese companies for the last 30 years through special investment vehicles and funds, investing trough equity instruments and managing debt instruments, in partnership with Banks and the Mutual Guarantee System.
Developing innovative funding instruments considering the latest international benchmarks and practices, and offering the best sustainable financing instruments for startups, SMEs and Mid caps is our mission.
Keeping communities and citizens safe and economically stable is a challenge when faced with a global crisis, which makes leveraging on innovative solutions a must.
Managing a city and its infrastructures is always demanding, even more when facing big challenges like the ones caused by covid-19. To assure proper city management, new solutions must be implemented.
Remote work & learning has fastly become a reality, bringing technology to the verge of a structural shift.
As daily behaviors change, so do workplaces and public spaces. Adapting to new routines is mandatory, with the help of innovative solutions.
Societies rebuild themselves, even among the unknown. It is crucial for citizens to feel safe and to be able to participate in the social and economical life of the city.
E-ticketing. Real-time dynamic pricing and ticket validation analysis.
Micro mobility (outdoor and indoor), carpooling, car-hailing and new trends.
MAAS with personalized features according to the user’s profile and cost estimation.
Real-time communication of personalized information that can affect the passengers experience and the most appropriate mobility option according to their profile.
Gathering customer insights and feedback for improved customer experience.
Solutions for people with reduced mobility.
Real-time traffic monitoring and classification.
Reducing pressure in high traffic locations.
Optimizing accessibilities in public and private spaces.
Curb management to control the flow of people and goods on both sides of the curb.
Intelligent route planning.
Real-time location monitoring.
Real-time information on passenger counting, distribution and capacity.
Urban logistics and micro logistics optimization as well as idle time opportunities.
Asset maintenance forecasting for more efficient preventative maintenance.
Information management for better planning and operation towards improved asset lifecycles.
Focusing on digital and hardware solutions for charging management, connected vehicles, including micro mobility assets and new trends and business models.
Real-time monitoring of on-street and off-street parking demand, as well as forecasting (of payment fraud and parking availability).
Parking for EVs to improve the public and private charging infrastructure.