Paulo Soeiro Carvalho
Paulo Soeiro Carvalho

Municipal Director of Economy and Innovation in the Lisbon City Hall, Mr. Soeiro has over 12 years of experience in Prospective projects of national, sectorial and local/regional foresight in public and private organizations. He has worked on several company consulting projects whilst simultaneously developing teaching, training and research activities in these areas.

Recently he has participated in a number of activities in teaching and advanced training in the areas of Prospective (Planning by Scenarios, Trend Analysis and Horizon Scanning), Strategy, Innovation and Competitiveness, with an emphasis on Design, Scientific Coordination and Teaching in the Post-Graduation on "Prospective, Strategy and Innovation" at IDEFE/ISEG; Advanced Training in "Scenario Planning and Strategic Agility" at IDEFE / ISEG, and the design and joint teaching of the Advanced Training Seminar "Trends, Scenarios and Strategy ("Scanning, Simulating and Acting") at INA-Instituto Nacional de Administração and also the Module "Prospective" in the Public Administration Managers Training Courses at the same Institute.

PhD in Management Sciences at the Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3, he graduated in Economics and is a Master in Economics and Management of Science and Technology by ISEG/UTL, having concluded a Post-Grad in Organizations Prospective and Strategy (IESF-Instituto Superior de Estudos Financeiros e Fiscais). Between 2004 and 2008 he was Head of the Prospective Analysis Division in DPP–Departamento de Prospectiva e Planeamento (MAOTDR) and between 1999 and 2005 he worked as facilitator and consultant in Planning by Scenarios in more than two dozen cases of building sectorial scenarios. In 1997 and 1998 Mr. Soeiro was Operational Coordinator for the Economic and Prospective areas of the project "Instituto para a Inovação na Formação" in INOFOR (Instituto para a Inovação na Formação).

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