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How to Write a Thesis and Survive the Process Workshop

Writing a thesis is normally a synonym of pain and suffering, but a mandatory task for all students who wish to graduate as a Master or PhD. In this talk we elaborate on the main (personal and scientific) problems that a students encounters when writing a thesis. These include: choosing a topic and an advisor;

Public Speaking Workshop

On February 10th at 6pm don”t miss the public speaking workshop at ISCTE-IUL. Being effective in delivering a speech is decisive in any circumstance. For instance, it is possible to see in Barack Obama’s speeches the strategic importance of his actions and words. In this workshop you will learn techniques for preparing speeches that convey


Reforest Day

Last Sunday, on November 23, the IEEE ISCTE-IUL SB in parternship with Câmara Municipal de Lisboa (Lisbon City Council) celebrated the Floresta Autoctone Day. Some of our members went to Monsanto Forest to help with reforestation activities and to learn good practices about this matter. The day was full of new experiences, and although it


Lisbon Game Conference

The organization of the conference “Lisbon Conference Game: Welcome to the world of games” in the context of cooperation between academia and industry, will hold this event on 11 and 12 November 2014, in the Grand Auditorium of ISCTE-IUL . This event is aimed at undergraduate and postgraduate students, and also for hight-school students with

Girls in ICT Day 2014

On April 24th the IEEE ISCTE-IUL SB celebrated the Girls in ICT Day with an event dedicated to creating apps for Android. We invited the Engineer Ana Lara Simões from Sapo to give a workshop on Android development for beginners. Teams were formed and each one tried to apply the knowledge acquired into building a

Region 8 SYP Congress 2014

ISCTE-IUL IEEE Student Branch had the pleasure to participate in the IEEE Region 8 Student and Young Professionals Congress 2014, which took place in Krakow from the 6th to the 10th of August. The event was hosted by AGH University of Science and Technology, and had the purpose of helping students and young professionals gain

New ExCom for the 2014/2015 year!

Dear IEEE ISCTE-IUL Student Branch members, the results from our recent elections are now available, and we are happy to announce the new Executive Commission! Chair: Gonçalo Prendi (goncalo.prendi[at] Vice-Chair: Marco Carvalho (marco_carvalho[at] Vice-Chair: Pedro Assis (pmmas[at] Treasurer: Luciana Micael (luciana.am89[at] Marketing & Branding Chair: Rita Correia (Ms.Rita.Correia[at] Academic TV: João Pavia (eng.joao.pavia[at] Computer Society Chair:

Call for Positions

Caros Membros, Estão abertas candidaturas para os diferentes cargos do nosso student branch, cujas descrições se encontram em seguida. Incentivamos todos os membros a candidatarem-se! O prazo estará aberto até dia 20 de Setembro, posteriormente as eleições realizar-se-ão através do sistema online oficial do IEEE. Para qualquer dúvida ou questão contactem Submete a candidatura

Lego Mindstorms 2014 Workshop

This time, IEEE ISCTE-IUL SB presents the Lego Mindstorms 2014 Workshop. The objective is to give all participants some basic knowledge on developing robotic solutions based on Lego Mindstorms. What can we do with Lego Mindstorms? What is the interest of making robotic solutions with Lego Mindstorms? How we build a robot with Lego? How to make the


Girls in ICT Day

Girls in ICT é uma iniciativa criada pela International Telecommunication Union (, e tem como objectivo incentivar as mulheres a terem uma carreira nas tecnologias de informação e comunicação (TIC). Este ano o ISCTE-IUL em parceria com as Portugal Girl Geek Dinners e as Geekettes vai celebrar o Girls in ICT Day, convidando a Engª Ana Lara Simões