The TICE.PT Center for Competitiveness and Technology, Center for Information, Communication and Electronics Technologies, was formally recognized by the Portuguese Government in August 2009, as part of the QREN’s Strategies for Collective Efficiency. It’s overall strategy comprises building a coordination platform that will involve and mobilize the TICE’s main players in innovation processes, R&DT, transfer of knowledge, advanced training, development, production and marketing of products and services, marketing and internationalization.