Rui Miguel da Costa Monteiro

Rui Monteiro is currently an independent Project Manager and Researcher working at the intersection between Creative Industries, Public Policies, Funding and Management.

Previously he was Executive Manager at ID+ Research Institute for Design, Media and Culture (University of Porto) and Project and Partnership Manager at ADDICT - Creative Industries Cluster Portugal, working on business development and project management. He also worked at EBN - Innovation Network and at INOVA+ International Cooperation Unit focusing on European funded projects.

While working at SPI - Portuguese Society for Innovation he gained extensive experience with SME and other organisations, having provided support on structuring R&D and Innovation projects and access to funding.

Rui has a Master in Chemical Engineering (University of Porto / Chalmers University of Technology), a Post-Graduate on Information Management and Marketing Intelligence (Porto Business School) and is currently a PhD student on “Design public policies at European level” (University of Porto).

Current positions

  • Project Manager / Researcher for the Cultural and Creative Industries Independent
  • Funding Advisor Environmental NGO Rio Neiva
  • Project Manager DINAMO10 - Creative Business Habitat

Research Groups

Publications

  • Monteiro, Rui (2018), Boosting policy support for incubation and acceleration in Creative Hubs, European Creative Hubs Network Link
  • Monteiro, R.; Giesteira, B.; Boddington, A.; Farinha, C. (2018) ​An overview of “Design” public policies: exploring the cases of India, Queensland (Australia) and the European Union ​ . 20th International Conference on Cultural Economics, Melbourne, 26-29 June 2018. Link
  • Monteiro, Rui (2018), European Creative Hubs Barometer, European Creative Hubs Network project Link
  • Nestor, M.; Monteiro, R. (2018) ​Empowering Communities, Empowering Tourism – an approach through creative projects for the promotion of an active and healthy ageing ​ . 2nd CREATOUR International Conference ‘Emerging and Future Trends in Creative Tourism, Braga, 7 June 2018
  • Alvelos, H., Almeida, P. C., Barreto, S., & Monteiro, R. (2017). Wisdom Transfer: towards the scientific inscription of individual legacies in contexts of retirement from art and design higher education and research. Ciência 2017. Lisbon: FCT/MCTES, July 2017. http://www.encontrociencia.pt/files/sD_41400_s10_1_Heitor%20Alvelos_%20Susana%20Barreto_%20Pedro%20Carvalho%20de%20Almeida_%20Rui%20Monteiro_Co_@.pdf
  • ALVELOS, H., BARRETO, S., ALMEIDA, P., MONTEIRO, R. (2017). Anti-Amnesia: Design research as an agent for narrative and material regeneration and reinvention of vanishing Portuguese manufacturing cultures and techniques. (d) Continuação de comunicações, apresentação dos desafios da Agenda e debate. Ciência 2017 – Encontro com a Ciência e a Tecnologia em Portugal. Ministério da Ciência Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Lisboa, 4 Julho. URL: http://www.encontrociencia.pt/files/A4_41530_s4_2_Heitor%20Alvelos_%20Pedro%20Carvalho%20de%20Almeida_%20Susana%20Barreto_%20Rui%20Monteiro_Co_@.pdf
  • Alvelos, H., Almeida, P. C., Barreto, S., & Monteiro, R. (2017). Anti-Amnesia: Design research as an agent for narrative and material regeneration and reinvention of vanishing Portuguese manufacturing cultures and techniques. Ciência 2017. Lisbon: FCT/MCTES, July 2017. http://www.encontrociencia.pt/files/A4_41530_s4_2_Heitor%20Alvelos_%20Pedro%20Carvalho%20de%20Almeida_%20Susana%20Barreto_%20Rui%20Monteiro_Co_@.pdf
  • Monteiro, R.; Giesteira, B.; Boddington, A.; Farinha, C. (2017) ​Design as a multidimensional concept on european union public policies: towards a parametric qualitative model for understanding its role through a funding application process perspective ​ . UD17 Conference Proceedings, Porto, 16-17 October 2017
  • Monteiro, R.; Giesteira, B.; Boddington, A.; Farinha, C. (2017) ​Design: lost in translation? How the concept of design is understood and might be clarified within European Union policies when looking at a funding application process ​ , Poster. Ciência 2017, Lisbon: FCT/MCTES, July 2017
  • ALVELOS, H., BARRETO, S., ALMEIDA, P., MONTEIRO, R. (2017). Wisdom Transfer: towards the scientific inscription of individual legacies in contexts of retirement from art and design higher education and research. (a) Artes, Design e Desenvolvimento Artístico, Ciência 2017 – Encontro com a Ciência e a Tecnologia em Portugal. Ministério da Ciência Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Lisboa, 4 Julho. URL: http://www.encontrociencia.pt/files/sD_41400_s10_1_Heitor%20Alvelos_%20Susana%20Barreto_%20Pedro%20Carvalho%20de%20Almeida_%20Rui%20Monteiro_Co_@.pdf
  • Monteiro, Rui e Ribeiro, Ana (2016). International Networking for Creative Entrepreneurs Workshop Report, b.Creative 2016, Namur, Belgium, 2-3 November 2016 Link
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