On October 27, 2023, took place an event to present the SERENE Scientific Research and Technological Development Project (IC&DT) – “Optimal Seismic and Energy Retrofit of Buildings considering Economic and Environmental Impacts “, funded by the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnológica.
The event brought together the academic and research communities in Portugal, as well as professionals in the field, with the aim of presenting the project and promoting the sharing of knowledge in the area of seismic and energy reinforcement of buildings in Portugal, to mitigate economic and environmental impact.
The project is coordinated by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto and its partner institutions are the Instituto Superior Técnico, the Lusófona University of Porto and the IUSS Pavia University in Italy, where the topic of seismic and energy reinforcement of existing buildings has been the subject of extensive research in recent years. The CERIS team is composed of Professor Rita Bento, Mário Lopes, António Simões.
The detailed programme of the event is available at this link.