The SIG IV. Military and Protection has defined as a focus the identification of innovation opportunities, trends and market needs for the area of protective equipment.
Its mission is to:
- define a strategic agenda for Research and Innovation, with a vision for 2030, which will inspire the decision-making processes of different national and international actors;
- promote national skills and capabilities to identify future opportunities and challenges;
- promote partnership projects, joint dissemination actions, etc.
Consisting of 20 founding members of the Cluster and 23 experts, it has a coordination team, which is responsible for streamlining the work to be done, in particular for the development of the 2030 Strategic Agenda.
The coordinating team is composed of Patricia Ferreira (Damel) as coordinator, and Raquel Carvalho (Scorecode), Gilda Santos (CITEVE) and Manuel Cruz (Latino) as rapporteurs.