Get to know the Formula Student project, the largest university engineering competition in the world, where IST students maintain a regular presence.

The IST Formula Student team presented its 9th competition car – FST 09e – which will represent Técnico in Formula Student, the world’s largest student motorsport competition. The prototype is 100% electric and 100% Portuguese and has the support of 80 sponsoring companies.


Autonomous, connected, electric, hydrogen-powered and shared vehicles will be part of the future of urban mobility. The conference “Academia meets auto-industry”, organised by Instituto Superior Técnico in partnership with MOBINOV, took place on 16th and 17th May, at Técnico. “All chain partners meet for the first time at this conference”, says António Luís Moreira, president of IN+. This conference will be held next year, and it’s expected the presence of international guests.