MOBINOV is characterized as a platform that aggregates knowledge and competence within the automotive industry, to promote a growing appreciation of the sector's competitiveness and internationalization.
The main objective of this association will be to make Portugal a reference in research, innovation, design, development, manufacture and testing of products and services in the automotive industry.
Program Contract recognizing the Automobile Competitiveness Cluster, signed on 21-04-2017 between IAPMEI and MOBINOV.
Event that brings together companies, research units, entrepreneurs, creatives and the general public.
Portugal Transport Days
Portugal Transport Days - Get Ready For The H2020 Transport Info Day.
Motor Show 2017
MOBINOV was present at the 2017 Motor Show, which took place at FIL - Lisbon International Fair (Parque das Nações).
XI Conference - "Project Management in the 4th Industrial Revolution"
MOBINOV was present at the XI Conference - "Project Management in the 4th Industrial Revolution", organized by PMI portugal which took place on the 21st and 22nd of November 2017.
Session - Financial and Tax Incentives
MOBINOV and AFIA (Association of Manufacturers for the Automotive Industry), held the session "Financial and Tax Incentives".
MOBINOV held its first annual conference on January 15th at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, where it revealed the first characterization of the Automobile Cluster of Portugal.
Leiria Export Center 2018
AAPI-Association for Internationalization Action is a non-profit organization, based in Leiria, which assumes a role of dynamic agent in the internationalization of SMEs
EU Industry Day 2018
On February 23, MOBINOV was present at EU Industry Day, which took place in Brussels (Belgium).
Lisbon Summit: Disrupt and Grow
Organized by The Economist Events, the Summit brought together government and business leaders, who discussed the opportunities and strategies for sustainable growth in Portugal.
Portugal Smart Cities Summit 2018
The Portugal Smart Cities Summit took place between 11th and 13th April 2018, of which MOBINOV was part of the strategic council and the organization, and which brought together companies, universities and municipalities in the Lisbon Congress Center.
Visit to IDIADA
In order to foster relations with the main international players in the automotive industry, on April 11,2018 MOBINOV made an institutional visit to the Applus + IDIADA center in Catalonia;
Visit to CIAC
In compliance with the objective of reinforcing participation in international knowledge networks and interclusterization dynamics, MOBINOV met with Cluster Automobile de Catalunya on April 11, 2018.
Meeting with the Automobile Cluster of Nuevo Leon
Participation in a meeting with the special presence of Dr. Manuel Montoya Ortega, Director of the Automotive Cluster of Nuevo León, Mexico, which took place at INEGI.
Joining the Portugal Clusters Partnership
Participation in the Portugal Clusters partnership meeting that took place on April 27, 2018, in which 10 national Clusters were present.
Seminar "The Automotive Industry in Portugal"
The Luso-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry, with the collaboration of the French Federation of Manufacturers of the Automotive Sector (FIEV) and MOBINOV, held a seminar on the theme "The automotive industry in Portugal - Opportunities for an innovative sector", on June 21, 2017.
Open Day @ TOYOTA
MOBINOV, in partnership with PRODUTECH, held the first “Open Day” at Toyota Caetano Portugal on June 22, 2018.
Meeting on Cluster 3 - Digital & Industry
As a member of the national group to support the discussion of Horizonte Europa, MOBINOV participated in the meeting on Cluster 3 “Digital and Industry” on 25 June.
Visit to IDIADA
On September 5, 2018, MOBINOV, went to the premises of Applus IDIADA, Barcelona, in order to work out a cooperation agreement between both parties.
Promotion of Auto Cluster in China
The President of Mobinov accompanied the President of AICEP on a visit to the People's Republic of China from 15 to 17 September, with a view to participating in a seminar to attract Chinese investment to the automotive industry, namely in the area of electric vehicles.
Conference "The Future of Qualifications ..."
Mobinov held the conference "The Future of Qualifications and Work in the Automotive Industry" on September 27, 2018 and was organized in two panels, the main focus being professional qualification in the automotive cluster: challenges and new paradigms
As co-organizer of the Techdays 2018 event, which took place from October 11th to 13th, 2018, MOBINOV was responsible for preparing the "Mobility" conference.
Working meeting with European Commission
At the invitation of the European Commission Representation in Portugal, and within the framework of the annual economic policy assessment (the "EuropeanSemester"), MOBINOV participated in a meeting between experts from the European Commission's central services and stakeholders / actors in the training sector and professional qualifications.
International Conference on the Future of Mobility
MOBINOV participated in CIFMOB- International Conference on the Future of Mobility that took place at the Congress Center of the Customs of Porto on October 26th.
Macau Auto Show 2018
At the invitation of Grupo Perfeição and Nam Kwong Group, a Chinese public company in Macau, MOBINOV was present at the Macau Automobile Fair 2018 from 2 to 4 November.
China International Import Expo 2018
MOBINOV, at the invitation of AICEP, was present at the 1st Edition of “CIIE - China International Import Expo 2018", at the National Exhibition and Convention Center, in Shanghai on November 5th to 10th.
Innovation Program for Industry 4.0
MOBINOV was present at the presentation of the "Innovation Program for Industry 4.0", organized by CEiiA, in partnership with Porto Business School, Critical Manufacturing and Beta-i on November 13th.
Portugal Exporter 2018
MOBINOV was present at the Annual Portugal Exporter Forum 2018 on November 14. This initiative by the AIP Foundation, Novo Banco and AICEPPortugal Global, is aimed essentially at SMEs that are taking the first steps in exports and potential investments.
Open Day @ SIMOLDES
MOBINOV, in partnership with the PRODUTECHCluster, organized an OPEN DAY on November 30, at SIMOLDES Plásticos.
Automated Road Transport e Green Vehicles do H2020
MOBINOV and the GPPQ - Promotion Office of the EU RTD Framework Program, organized a Workshop on 16 October 2018 dedicated to the topics Automated Road Transport (ART) and Green Vehicles (GV) of H2020 for the year 2019 .
ATS (Automotive Testing Solutions Forum)
In this second edition of the Automotive Testing SolutionsForum conference, MOBINOV had the privilege of participating as a co-organizer, as well as having held the opening session on December 4th.
MOBINOV was present and collaborated with the AEP Foundation in the preparation of the Match Point2018 event on December 27th. This event aimed to bring together young graduates who left the country in recent years and who would like to return, with Portuguese companies, creating the opportunity for individual recruitment meetings.
On February 13, the Portugal Clusters partnership organized another meeting, where 11 of the 14 Clusters participating in this partnership are present. The meeting took place at the ANI facilities in Porto and was attended by its President, Dr. Eduardo Maldonado.
Smart Cities and Mobility
On February 27th, MOBINOV was present at the Workshop "Smart Cities and Mobility: Trends and Future Needs", an event organized by the Textile Cluster.
Shift to 4.0
On the 7th of March, MOBINOVwas present at the protocol and launch ceremony of the SHIFT to 4.0 tool, recommended by ISQ and promoted by IAPMEI, having signed the protocol as a project partner.
Auto Industry Sector Pact
On April 10, MOBINOVand the Governmentsigned a Sector Pact for the Competitivenessand Internationalization of the Automotive Industry.
Academia Meets Auto-Industry is an organization of the Instituto Superior Técnico in partnership with MOBINOV, and seeks to present and discuss ideas that can contribute to improving and developing common projects for the modernization of the mobility industry.
Workshop - "Collectivity for Competitiveness ...".
MOBINOV was one of 11 national clusters that, on the 29th of April, organized the Workshop “Connectivity for Competitiveness and Internationalization”, integrated in the "European Cluster Weeks" (initiative of the European Commission).
Augmented Reality | Industrial Application On May 10, the following entities were present:MOBINOV, ISQ, Microplastics, ATEC, SETLEVEL, ERT, Renault, OPCO, InescTec, MRA, Controlar, University of Aveiro, Computer Graphics Center.
On May 30th, the first edition of the Automotive Summit was held, with the presence of more than 200 professionals in the sector, with MOBINOV being the institution invited to make the characterization and future perspective of the national and global automotive industry.
MOVÉO - Imagine Mobility
At the invitation of MOV'EO, the French Automobile and Mobility Cluster, MOBINOV was present at the annual convention "Imagine Mobility Forum", which took place in Paris on the 4th of June.
Business Mission in Brazil
On June 26, MOBINOV was visited by a Brazilian business delegation, made up of companies operating in the automotive and aeronautical sectors. The overall objective of the companies was to carry out an initial survey, with a view to obtaining information regarding the economic, fiscal and industrial dynamics of Portugal. MOBINOVpresented the Portuguese automotive sector scenario, including a view of the current market and future perspectives.
MOBINOV Submits the First Mobilizing Project
"AutoCluster for the future project"
On July 31 MOBINOV will submit the first mobilizing project. The mobility of the future will be essentially based on vehicles for shared use, electric, connected and with autonomous functions.
RECIP4Mobility - H2020 application approved
The Horizon 2020 application, called RECiPE4Mobility, was approved by the European Commission.
TECH @ Portugal
Alfândega do Porto hosted the exhibition TECH @ PORTUGAL, organized by ANI. This event was attended by Interface Centers (CIT), Startups, Competitiveness Clusters and Collaborative Laboratories (CoLabs), in order to present the excellence of research and innovation produced in Portugal.
H2020 Transport InfoDay
On October 7, MOBINOV was present in Brussels at the H2020 Transport InfoDay, an organization of the European Commission.
2nd Edition of Portugal Transport Day
The 2nd Edition of Portugal Transport Day, organized by ANI, took place on 8 October in Brussels and was attended by MOBINOV.
TECH DAYS Aveiro
Between October 10 and 11, the TECHDAYS event took place, with MOBINOV co-organizing for the 3rd consecutive year.
2nd Working Group Meeting
On the 15th of October, the 2nd Meeting of the Working Group "Augmented Reality | Applications for the Automotive Industry" took place at MOBINOV.
Congress - "Foundry On Wheels"
MOBINOV was present, with the presence of Professor Luís Moreira as a speaker.
Visit to the GAC Group
On October 24th, MOBINOV visited the GAC Group, an automobile manufacturer that produces well-known models in China, such as Trumpchi. This is the main manufacturer in the Guangzhou area and one of the largest in China.
International Automobile Exposition 2019
MOBINOV was present in Macau at the "International Automobile Exposition 2019", which took place on October 25th and 26th.
Workshop Vanguard Initiative
MOBINOV was present at the Vanguard Initiative Workshop, which took place at the Center for New Technologies in Galicia on November 5th.
Innovation & Manufacturing Event
On November 6, MOBINOV was present at the Innovation & Manufacturing Event, which took place at the Palace of Congresses and Exhibitions of Galicia.
On November 13th and 14th, 2019, MOBINOV was present in Saint-Quentin, France, at the “Robomeetings 2019” business convention - Business convention in the field of robotics and digital.
Alenquer Municipal Business Forum
MOBINOV was present at the Business Forum of the Municipality of Alenquer: "Local Business Dynamics - Perspectives in the Future", in Carregado, on November 21st.
Conference "The Challenges of Mobility ..."
MOBINOV was present at the Conference - “The Mobility Challenges in the Automotive Industry”, at Continental Advenced Antenna, at Vila Real Industrial Park, on 22 November.
Visit to INESCTEC
On December 6, 2019, the 2nd visit to INESCTEC took place as part of the activities of the Working Group on Augmented Reality | Applications for the Automotive Industry, promoted by MOBINOV together with some of its Associates.
MOBINOV is already an effective member of EACN
EACN (European Automotive Cluster Network) was founded by 9 European Automobile Clusters with the aim of collaborating in four strategic domains.
MOBINOV was present at the ATS´2019 event, being this year's theme "The Vehicle of Tomorrow", which took place on December 10, at the AEP auditorium, Leça da Palmeira.
National Cluster Conference 2019
On December 11, 2019, MOBINOV participated in the National Cluster Conference 2019, at IAPMEI in Lisbon.
Cycle of Dynamic Events for Innovation
MOBINOV participated in the Cycle of Dynamic Events for Innovation, held on January 21, with the theme Production Technologies and Product Industries.
MOBINOV present in India
On February 13, MOBINOV was present in New Delhi, on a mission led by the President of the Republic and the Secretary of State for Internationalization.
Kick Off Meeting RECIPE4Mobility
On February 27th and 28th, MOBINOV was in Paris, to start the RECiPE4Mobility project.
Protocol Signing with ICIB
MOBINOV signed a protocol with the Indian Chamber of International Business, seeking to strengthen commercial relations and the development of reciprocal cooperation, between Portugal and India, for the automotive industry.
Mobinov - Automobile Cluster Association results from a joint initiative of the Automobile Association of Portugal (ACAP) and the Association of Manufacturers for the Automotive Industry (AFIA).
The association intends to establish and manage a platform that aggregates knowledge and competence within the automotive industry, in order to promote a growing appreciation of the sector's competitiveness and internationalization.
Headquartered in Matosinhos and with a delegation in Lisbon, Mobinov is an «open platform to support the dynamics of clustering in the automotive industry, reinforcing the articulation of actors and initiatives to promote an increasing appreciation of competitiveness and internationalization».
The association intends to develop value chains for builders and suppliers in Portugal and in the surrounding markets, and to create global supply strategies for the component industry and its customers.
A CLUSTER OF THE AUTO INDUSTRY IN PORTUGAL
Mobinov wants to make Portugal a reference in research, innovation, design, development, manufacture and testing of products and services in the automotive industry. With the creation of this Automotive Industry Cluster, it is intended to strengthen the competitiveness of a fundamental sector of our economy, promoting, also, the increase of the country's exports.