BEST Course Summer Season 2022

BEST Course Summer Season 2022

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Have you ever wondered what you can do with paper besides reading, writing, or doing some cool airplanes? 

Have you heard about Paper Electronics? What about biosensors? Did you know that it’s possible to make smart packages using cellulose?

The evolution of science and technology demands the search for low-cost and more sustainable functional materials thereby cellulose is a great candidate for a wide range of applications! The emerging areas of engineering and technology have been exploring this material and its ability to substitute many conventional materials in various fields such as the development of the next generation of IoT sustainable devices being more than just support for writing.

This course will give you the opportunity to understand this material and its applications from biosensors to electronics alongside companies and professionals in this area. At the end of the course, you will be saying: 


On top of that, the wonderful seaside city of Almada is waiting for you! Here you will taste Portuguese Cuisine, enjoy our lovely weather and beautiful beaches, have tons of fun, meet a lot of new people while learning about our rich culture and above all – you will have the time of your life!

What are you waiting for?! Pack your bags, we can’t wait to meet you!

What can you expect from Almada's BEST Course?

Learn about cellulose and its applications

Explore Almada, Portugal and its culture

Work in a team and make friends from all around Europe

Have fun and make memories that will last forever!

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Meet the Main Organisers

Eduardo Vasconcelos
Mariana Pestana

Meet the Main Organisers

Eduardo Vasconcelos
Mariana Pestana


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  • Date

    19 July - 28 July

  • Venue

    NOVA School of Science and Technology, UNL, 2829-516, Portugal, Rua da Torre, Caparica (+351) 212 948 300

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