JUNITEC is founded by a group of IST students, becoming the first Portuguese Junior Enterprise.
In the first year after its foundation, JUNITEC is awarded with the “Prémio Promindústria” from the contest “Concurso de Ideias Empresariais”, starting a career of recognition on prestige..
JUNITEC conquers the 1st place in the national phase of the European Contest of Young Scientists, with the “Mousetrack” project. Take a look at our projects page to find out more!
The TV show Janelas Virtuais, created by JUNITEC, conquers the “Label Technique” International prize, which comes to confirm the growing success of the now internatioanlly recognized Junior Enterprise.
The “Sistema de Segurança Integrado (SSI)” project wins the first place at GALILEU III, in the “Inovação e Desenvolvimento” (Innovation and Development) category.
JUNITEC becomes inactive for some years.
JUNITEC is reactivated by a group of IST students, aware of the history and importance of the activity developed by this organization.
The “Depósito Inteligente/ClickCO2” project is a finalist in the Richard Branson prize. After a period of inactivity, JUNITEC regains its own recognition.
The “Strato Power” project takes the Junior Enterprise to the finals of the Richard Branson prize once again. This achievement shows the will of the JUNITEC members to bring the enterprise back to innovation and entrepreneurship.
“Strato Power” is recognized as the “Projeto Inovador do Ano” (Innovative Project of the Year) by JADE Portugal.
JUNITEC celebrates 25 years of excellence and history in one of the biggest events ever put up by a group of students in IST.
JUNITEC is once again awarded with the national prize from JADE Portugal, for the “Projeto Inovador do Ano” (Innovative Project of the Year).
The supportive Christmas event from 2015, organized by JUNITEC, is awarded with the “Responsabilidade Social do Ano” (Social Responsibility of the Year) prize, by JADE Portugal.
In a partnership with Patitent Innovation, JUNITEC presents four prototypes from the project “Bolsos Térmicos Amovíveis” in some european museums, such as the London Science Museum, inserted in the exhibition “Beyond the Lab”.
“Beyond the Lab” exhibition, which gave significance to the “Bolsos Térmicos Amovíveis” project, opens in Pavilhão do Conhecimento, Portugal. JUNITEC was there.
JUNITEC members strive to maintain the good success of the Junior Enterprise and to ensure the satisfaction of their clients and partners.