The association

Inova-Ria - Association of Companies for an Innovation Network in Aveiro, founded in 2003, is a non-profit organization whose purpose is the creation and consolidation of a cluster in the area of Information Technologies, Communication and Electronics, with special focus on telecommunications, centered in the Aveiro Region.


Inova-Ria aggregates and strengthens its associates and the surrounding community through the creation of synergies that promote technological development, knowledge and economic growth.


It is an entity that interconnects firms, educational and research and development institutions, regardless of their size or maturity. From the heterogeneity of this aggregation of contexts of action arise opportunities for innovation associated with digital transformation and disruptive strategies for collaboration and competitiveness. 

The fabric of associates represents the engine and the goal of the purposes set by Inova-Ria within the scope of its mission. From the collaborative dynamics new goals and perspectives related to the sector of information, communication and electronic technologies, ICT, are outlined in a cycle that Inova-Ria preserves continuous, prosperous and dynamic.