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Margarida Fontes

 

Investigadora Auxiliar do LNEG

 

Domínios de especialização:

  • Economia do conhecimento
  • Transições para a sustentabilidade
  • Empreendedorismo tecnológico

 

Interesses de investigação:

  • Organização da produção e difusão do conhecimento científico e tecnológico.
  • O papel do empreendedorismo científico na difusão de novas tecnologias e criação de novas indústrias.
  • Mobilidade, redes e circulação do conhecimento.
  • A exploração de energias renováveis emergentes e a transição de regime.
  • Evolução das estruturas industriais e institucionais em biotecnologia.

 

Principais publicações

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Researcher ID

ResearchGate

 

Habilitações académicas

  • Doutoramento em Management of Technological Innovation, University of Manchester (1995).

Equivalência a doutoramento em "Direcção e Desenvolvimento Empresarial" pelo Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e Empresa (1996).

  • Master of Science em Management Sciences, Manchester School of Management, University of Manchester Institute of Science  and Technology (UMIST) (1986).
  • Licenciatura em Economia, Instituto Superior de Economia (1979).

 

Projectos de Investigação:

 

Em curso

 OceanTrans - O potencial transformador das tecnologias energéticas oceânicas (PTDC/GESOUT/30559/2017) - Projecto financiado pela Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, coordenado pelo LNEG em colaboração com o DINAMI’CET-IUL e a Universidade do Porto (2018-2021).

OffshorePlan - Planeamento do Aproveitamento das Energias Renováveis Offshore em Portugal (POSEUR-01-1001-FC-000007) - Projecto financiado por Portugal 2020: Programa Operacional Sustentabilidade e Eficiência no Uso dos Recursos (POSEUR), coordenado pelo LNEG (2017-2019).

MISTRAL - Multi-sectoral approaches to Innovative Skills Training for Renewable energy And social acceptance (Grant agreement ID: 813837) Projecto financiado pelo Programa “Innovative Training Networks - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions” (Horizon 2020) coordenado pela Queen’s University of Belfast. Partner organisation (2019-2022).

GREENIN - Peer Learning for a Desired Scenario on Green Public Procurement for Innovation (Grant agreement ID: 822559) - Projecto financiado por H2020-INNOSUP, coordenado por Fundecyt - Parque Cientifico y Tecnologico de Extremadura (ES) (2018-2019)

 

Concluídos

Systems Transformation for Growth and Sustainability – Projecto OECD no âmbito do Working Party on Innovation and Technology Policy (OECD-TIP), coordenado em Portugal pela Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia. Caso português: Energias do Oceano (2015-2017)

H2-PT - Avaliação do Potencial e Impacto do Hidrogénio como Vetor Energético - Potencial Tecnológico Nacional (POSEUR-01-1001-FC-000005) - Projecto financiado por Portugal 2020: Programa Operacional Sustentabilidade e Eficiência no Uso dos Recursos (POSEUR), coordenado pelo LNEG (2017-2018)

DINACOM – Dinâmicas de desenvolvimento de competências tecnológicas empresariais – Projecto LNEG. Coordenação. (2007-2018).

TESS - Transição para um sistema energético ambientalmente sustentável – O papel das empresas intensivas em tecnologia na comercialização das tecnologias energéticas emergentes (PTDC/CS-ECS/113568/2009) – Projecto financiado pela FCT no âmbito do Programa POCTI, coordenado pelo DINAMIA e com participação do LNEG (2011-2014).

EERA JP e3sJoint Programme in Economic, Environmental and Social Impacts of Energy Policies and Technologies, European Energy Research Alliance (2013-2016).

PLATAFORMAS - Plataformas tecnológicas e Modelos de Negócio Emergentes (EXPL/IVC-ESCT/1435/2013) - Projecto financiado pela FCT coordinado pelo Instituto Superior Tecnico (2014-2015).

Crossing Boundaries: Knowledge and Technology Transfer and Innovation (Grant agreement ID: 318928) - People Marie Curie Action – IRSES, coordinado pela University of Bradford (2012-2016)

MOBISCIENCE - Mobilidade dos cientistas em Portugal: trajectórias e circulação de conhecimento (PTDC/ESC/64411/2006) - Projecto financiado pela FCT no âmbito do Programa POCTI, coordenado pela Universidade do Minho e com participação do DINAMIA / ISCTE e do SOCIUS / ISEG (2007-2012).

PRIME Network of Excellence - Policies for Research and Innovation in the Move Towards the European Research Area (Grant agreement ID: 506596) - Rede de Excelência no âmbito do 6º Programa Quadro da Comissão Europeia, coordenado por ARMINES (2004-2009).

PICO - Academic entrepreneurship, from knowledge creation to knowledge diffusion (Grant agreement ID: 28928)STREP projecto financiado pelo 6º Programa Quadro da Comissão Europeia, coordenado por ARMINES.  Investigadora responsável pela participação portuguesa. (2006-2009).

ENTSOCNET - Redes sociais, empreendedores e acesso ao conhecimento (POCI/ESC/60500/2004) – Projecto financiado pela FCT no âmbito do Programa POCTI, em colaboração com DINAMIA / ISCTE (2005-2009).

EURO-CV - Building New Indicators for Researchers’ Careers and Mobility Based on Electronic Curriculum Vitae - Projecto financiado no âmbito da Rede de Excelência PRIME, coordenado por Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Investigadora responsável pela participação portuguesa (2008-2009).

REBASPINOFF - Addressing the knowledge gap: Towards a better understanding of research based spin-offs – projecto no âmbito da Rede de Excelência PRIME, coordenado por ARMINES / Centre de Sociologie de l’Innovation da Ecole des Mines de Paris. Investigadora responsável pela participação portuguesa. (2004-2008).

BIOEVOL – Evolução das Estruturas Institucionais e Industriais em Biotecnologia– projecto INETI. Coordenação. (2002-2006).

Rethinking Regional Innovation and Cluster Development in Life Sciences Projecto financiado pelo Genomics Research and Policy Forum / UK (2006).

TELL - Technological Knowledge and Localized Learning: What Perspectives for a European Policy (Grant agreement ID: HPSE-CT-2001-00051) - projecto no âmbito do programa comunitário IHR (5º PQ), coordenado pela Fundazione Rosselli (Italia) (2002-2004).

Inovação Tecnológica e Emprego- colaboração em projecto do Instituto para a Inovação na Formação (INOFOR): realização de estudo sobre "Papel dos recursos humanos altamente qualificados na promoção da inovação tecnológica" (2001)

RISE - RTOs in the Service Economy. Knowledge Infrastructures, Innovation Intermediaries and Institutional Change (Grant agreement ID: SOE1981115) projecto realizado no âmbito do programa comunitário TSER (4º PQ) e coordenado por CENTRIM (UK). Investigadora responsável pela participação portuguesa (1999-2000).

The Role of Scientific Entrepreneurship on Knowledge Transfer. The Case of Southern Europe projecto em colaboração com a Scuola Superiori Sant'Ana (Pisa) ao abrigo do Convénio de Cooperação Científica ICCTI/CNR. Coordenação (1999-2000).

BIOCRIA - Criação de uma Indústria de Biotecnologia em Portugal. O Papel das Novas Empresas na Transferência para o Mercado dos Resultados da Investigação - projecto INETI com colaboração do CROMTEC (Manchester) (1996-1999).

BROKERS - A Integração nas Empresas de Pós-graduados nas Áreas das Ciências e das Tecnologias (PT/FCT/FCT/DPP/001/0357) - projecto finaciando pela JNICT em colaboração com o Centro de Estudos de Economia e Gestão da Universidade do Minho (1996-1999).

Review of Empirical Knowledge and an Assessment of Statistical Data on the Economic Importance of New Technology Based Firms- parceiro português no projecto coordenado pela Warwick Business School e realizado para a DG XIII/European Innovation Monitoring Systems (1995/6)

 

Orientação científica

  • Nuno Bento: A capacidade de adopção de inovações energéticas em Portugal: Evidência histórica e perspectivas para o futuro. Pós-doutoramento (bolsa FCT) (2013-2018).
  • Pedro Videira: Redes interpessoais e dinâmicas de acesso ao conhecimento de cientistas portugueses, Doutoramento em Sociologia, ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (bolsa FCT) (2017).
  • Oscarina Conceição: Research based spin-offs: determinants of strategies and performance, Doutoramento em Economia, Universidade do Minho (bolsa FCT) (2014).
  • Nuno Crespo: From antecedents to International Entrepreneurship’s performance results: how complex is the path ? Doutoramento em Gestão, Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (2013).
  • Muriel Pádua:How to solve ill-structured problems in an innovation search landscape? Implications for upgarding strategies in the Portuguese biotechnology industry. Pós doutoramento (2009).
  • Cristina Sousa: Redes sociais, empreendedores e acesso ao conhecimento. Pós-doutoramento (bolsa FCT) (2007-2008)

 

Publicações

Livros

Salavisa, I. and M. Fontes (2012) Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy, Routledge.

Araújo, E., Fontes, M. e Bento, S. (2013) Para um debate sobre a Fuga de Cérebros, Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Sociedade, Universidade do Minho, Braga. ISBN 978-989-8600-07-3.

Cabral-Cardoso, C., M. Fontes e A. Q. Novais (2003) A Integração de Pós-graduados nas Empresas e as Políticas de Formação Avançada de Recursos Humanos na Década de 90, Braga: Universidade do Minho.

Laranja, M.D., V.C. Simões, M. Fontes (1997) Inovação Tecnológica. As Experiências das Empresas Portuguesas. Lisboa: Texto Editora

 

Artigos em revistas internacionais

 

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2019) Emergence of floating offshore wind energy: Technology and industry, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 99: 66-82.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2017) The entry strategies of research-based firms in the transition to a sustainable energy system. International Journal of Technoentrepreneurship 3(4): 310-329.

Conceição, O., Faria, A.P. and Fontes, M. (2017) Regional variation of academic spinoffs formation, Journal of Technology Transfer 42(3): 654-675.

Fontes, M., Sousa, C. and Ferreira, J. (2016) The spatial dynamics of niche trajectory: the case of wave energy, Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 19: 66-84.

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2016) The capacity for adopting energy innovations in Portugal: Historical evidence and perspectives for the future, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 113(B): 308-318.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2016) Types of proximity in knowledge access by science-based start-ups, European Journal of Innovation Management, 19 (3): 298 - 316.

Bento, M. and M. Fontes (2015) The construction of a new technological innovation system in a follower country: wind energy in Portugal, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 99: 197–210.

Bento, M. and M. Fontes (2015) Spatial diffusion and the formation of a technological innovation system in the receiving country: The case of wind energy in Portugal, Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 15: 158-179.

Capaldo, G., Fontes, M., Rippa, P., Cannavacciuolo, L. and Sousa, C. (2015) Networks mobilized to access key resources at early stages of biotech firms: A comparative analysis in two moderately innovative countries, European Planning Studies 23(7): 1381-1400.

Sousa, C. and M. Fontes (2014) Building Innovation Networks in Science-based Young Firms: the Selection of Knowledge Sources, International Journal of Entrepreneurship & Small Business 21(3): 370-390.

Araujo, E. e M. Fontes (2013) A mobilidade de investigadores em Portugal: Uma abordagem de género, Revista Iberoamericana de Ciencia, Tecnología y Sociedad, 24(8): 11-45.

Fontes, M., C. Videira and T. Calapez (2013) The impact of long term scientific mobility on the creation of persistent knowledge networks, Mobilities 8(3): 440-465.

Salavisa, I., C. Sousa and M. Fontes (2012) Topologies of innovation networks in knowledge intensive sectors: sectoral differences in the access to knowledge and complementary assets through formal and informal ties, Technovation 32(6): 380-399.

Conceição, O., M. Fontes and T. Calapez (2012) The commercialisation decisions of research-based spin-off: targetting the market for technologies, Technovation, 32(1): 43-56. 

Sousa, C., M. Fontes and P. Videira (2011) The role of entrepreneurs’ social networks in the creation and early development of biotechnology companies, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 12(2): 227-244.

Fontes, M (2007) Scientific Mobility Policies: How Portuguese scientists envisage the return home, Science and Public Policy, 34(4): 284-298.

Fontes, M. (2007) Technological entrepreneurship and capability building in biotechnology. Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 19(3): 351-367.

Moutinho, P., M. Fontes and M.M. Godinho (2007) Do Individual Factors Matter? A Survey of Scientists’ Patenting in Public research Organisations, Scientometrics, 70(2): 355–377.

Mustar, P., M. Renault, M. Colombo, E. Piva, M. Fontes, A. Lockett, M. Wright, B. Clarysse and N. Moray (2006) Conceptualising the heterogeneity of research-based spin-offs: A multidimensional taxonomy, Research Policy 35(2): 289-308.

Fontes, M. (2005) Distant Networking: The Knowledge Acquisition Strategies of “Out-Cluster” Biotechnology Firms, European Planning Studies, 13 (6): 899-920.

Fontes, M. (2005) The process of transformation of scientific and technological knowledge into economic value conducted by biotechnology spin-offs, Technovation, 25(4): 339-347.

Costa, C., M. Fontes and M. Heitor (2004) A Methodological Approach to the Marketing Process in Biotechnology-based Companies, Industrial Marketing Management, 33(5): 403-418.

Fontes, M. and M. Pádua (2002) The Impact of Biotechnology Pervasiveness and User Heterogeneity on the Organisation of Public Sector Research, Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 14 (4): 419-441.

Fontes, M. and R. Coombs (2001) Contribution of New Technology-based Firms to the Strengthening of Technological Capabilities in Intermediate Economies, Research Policy, 30: 79-97.

Capaldo, G. and M. Fontes (2001) Graduate Entrepreneurs in New-Technology Based Firms: An Exploratory Study from Southern Europe, Enterprise & Innovation Management Studies, 2 (1): 65-78.

Fontes, M. (2001) Biotechnology Entrepreneurs and Technology Transfer in an Intermediate Economy, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 66 (1): 59-74

Fontes, M. and A.Q. Novais (1998) The Conditions for the Development of a Biotechnology Industry in Portugal: The Impact of Country Specific Factors, Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 10 (4): 497-509.

Laranja, M. and M. Fontes (1998) Creative Adaptation: The Role of New Technology Based Firms in Portugal, Research Policy, 26: 1023-1036.

Fontes, M. and R. Coombs (1997) The Coincidence of Technology and Market Objectives in the Internationalisation of New Technology Based Firms, International Small Business Journal, 15 (4): 14-35.

Fontes, M. and R. Coombs (1996) New Technology-Based Firm Formation in a Less Advanced Country: A Learning Process, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research, 2 (2): 82-101.

Fontes, M. and R. Coombs (1995) New Technology Based Firms and Technology Acquisition in Portugal: Firms' Adaptive Responses to a Less Favourable Environment, Technovation 15(8): 497-510.  

 

Artigos em revistas nacionais

Araujo, E. e M. Fontes (2013) O tempo e o(s) saber(s): O papel dos cientistas seniores na investigação científica e na promoção das redes em ciência, Caleidoscópio, Revista de Comunicação e Cultura, 13: 33-40. 

Fontes, M., C. Sousa e P. Videira (2009) Redes sociais e empreendedorismo em Biotecnologia: o processo de clusterização em torno de núcleos regionais de produção de conhecimento, Finisterra: Revista portuguesa de geografia, XLIV (88): 95-116.

Fontes, M., C. Cabral-Cardoso and A. Queiroz-Novais (2005) Emprego de jovens cientistas no sector empresarial: expectativas e realidade, Comportamento Organizacional e Gestão, 11 (1): 7-23. 

Fontes, M (2003) O processo de desenvolvimento da biotecnologia industrial e o caso português, Economia Global e Gestão, 7 (1): 143-166.

Fontes, M., M. Pádua e R. Carvalho (2002) O papel das Instituições de Ciência e Tecnologia na Produção e Difusão do Conhecimento em Biotecnologia, Revista Portuguesa de Gestão, 17(1): 42-48.

 

Capítulos de livros

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2019) Research-based spin-offs as agents of knowledge dissemination: evidence from the analysis of innovation networks, in Therin, F., Appio, F.P. and Yoon, H. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Techno-Entrepreneurial Ecosystems - 3rd Edition, Edward Elgar Publishing.

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2017) Research-based spin-offs as knowledge conveyers in innovation networks, in I. Bernhard (Ed.) Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Industrial Dynamics in Internationalized Regional Economies, Trollhättan: University West.

Crespo, N., V. Simões and M. Fontes (2015) A process view of new ventures internationalization: exploring the ‘black box’, in Kirpalani, V. and Ghauri, P. (eds) Handbook of Research on International Entrepreneurial Strategy: Improving SME Performance Globally, Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 168-193.

Conceição, O., Faria, A.P. and Fontes, M. (2014) Entry by research-based spin-offs: the determinants of regional variation, in I. Bernhard (Ed.) Geography and Innovation. The Frequency, Nature and Consequences of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Regions de Varying Density, Trollhättan: University West, pp: 205-224. .

Fontes, M. e Araújo, E (2013) (I)mobilidades e redes científicas internacionais: contextos e relações em mudança, in E. Araújo, M. Fontes e S. Bento (eds.) Para um debate sobre a Fuga de Cérebros, Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Sociedade, Universidade do Minho, Braga, pp. 99-124.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2012) Types of Proximity in Knowledge Access by Science Based Start-ups, in I. Bernhard (Ed.) Proceedings of the Uddevalla Symposium 2012: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Networks, Trollhättan: University West, pp. 283-305.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2012) Building Innovation Networks in Science-Based Young Firms: the Selection of Knowledge Sources, in I. Bernhard (Ed.) Proceedings of the Uddevalla Symposium 2012: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Networks, Trollhättan: University West, pp. 267-282.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2012) Social networks and the entrepreneurial process in molecular biotechnology in Portugal: from science to industry, in Salavisa, I. and M. Fontes (Eds.) (2012) Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy, Routledge.

Fontes M., Salavisa, I. and Sousa, C. (2012) Comparing sectoral networks in software and biotechnology, in Salavisa, I. and M. Fontes (Eds.) (2012) Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy, Routledge.

Fontes, M. and Capaldo, G. (2012) Location matters. Networking behaviour in different national contexts, in Salavisa, I. and M. Fontes (Eds.) (2012) Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy, Routledge.

Salavisa, I., Fontes M., Sousa, C. and Videira, P. (2012) Knowledge networks and technological regimes in biotechnology and software: searching for explanatory factors, in Salavisa, I. and M. Fontes (Eds.) (2012) Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy, Routledge.

Fontes, M. (2009) The Coincidence of Technology and Market Objectives in the Internationalisation of New Technology Based Firms, in McNaughton, R.B. and J. Bell (eds) Entrepreneurship and Globalization, Contemporary Issues in Business and Globalization, Volume 2, London: Sage Publications.

Fontes, M. (2007) Integrando redes transnacionais de biotecnologia: Uma via para reforçar núcleos emergentes de conhecimento em países de desenvolvimento intermédio?, in Salavisa, I. , W. Rodrigues e S. Mendonça (eds) Inovação e Globalização: Estratégias para um desenvolvimento económico e territorial sustentado, Lisboa: Campo de Letras (pp. 291-310)

Fontes, M. (2006) Knowledge access at distance: strategies and practices of new biotechnology firms in emerging locations, in P. Cooke and A. Piccaluga (eds.) Regional Development in the Knowledge Economy, London: Routledge, pp. 135-159.

Fontes, M. (2005) “Distant networking ? The ‘out-cluster’ strategies of new biotechnology firms” in K. Green, M. Miozzo and P. Dewick (eds.) Technology, Knowledge and the Firm:Implications for Strategy and Industrial Change, London: Edward Elgar, pp. 152-178.

Fontes, M. (2005) Papel dos recursos humanos altamente qualificados na promoção da inovação tecnológica, in I. Salavisa e A.C. Valente (org.), Inovação Tecnológica e Emprego - O Caso Português. Lisboa: IQF/IEFP.

Fontes, M. (2002) A Closer Look at the Process of Transformation of Scientific and Technological Knowledge as Conducted by Academic Spin-offs, in W. During, R. Oakey and S. Kauser (eds.) New Technology Based Firms in the New Millenium. Volume II, London: Pergamon.

Fontes, M. (1998) “‘Upgrading’ National Systems of Innovation: New Technology Based Firms” in R. Coombs, K. Green, A. Richards and V. Walsh (eds.) Technological Change and Organization, London: Edward Elgar.

Fontes, M. (1998) ‘Dynamic Complementarities’ with Large Advanced Companies. The Impact of their Absence upon New Technology Based Firms, in R. Oakey and W. During (eds) New Technology Based Firms in the 1990s. Volume IV, London: Paul Chapman.

Fontes, M. (1997) “Creation and Development of New Technology Based Firms in Peripheral Economies” in M. Klofsten and D. Jones-Evans (eds.) Technology, Innovation and Enterprise - The European Experience, London: Macmillan.

 

Artigos em conferências internacionais (recentes)

Fontes, M., Sousa, C. and Conceição, O. (2019) Creating a Blue Economy: Research and innovation partnerships to accelerate the development of ocean-related industries, International Scientific Conference on Innovations in Digital Economy: SPBPU IDE-2019, October 24-25, Saint Petersburg.

Fontes, M., Bento, N. and Andersen, A.D. (2019) Unleashing the transformative potential of innovations: context, complementarities and competition, 10th International Sustainability Transitions Conference "Accelerating sustainability transitions: Building visions, unlocking pathways, navigating conflicts", 23-26 June 2019, Ottawa.

Fontes, M., Sá-Marques, T., Santos, H., Sousa, C. and Bento, N. (2019) Global emergence of new technologies: a dynamic analysis of territorial knowledge communities and relational proximity in wave energy, 2019 RSA Annual Conference, Pushing Regions beyond their Borders, 5-7 June 2019, Santiago de Compostela.

Fontes, M and Bento, N. (2018) Recovery after disappointment: a policy perspective, IST 2018 - 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, June 11-14, Manchester.

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2018) Upscaling, Legitimation and Guidance in New Energy Technologies – The Case of Floating Offshore Wind, IST 2018 - 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, June 11-14, Manchester.

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2018) Knowledge bases and networking behavior of research-based spin-offs, in Costa, C., Au-Yong-Oliveira, M. & Amorim, M. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE 2018), Aveiro, Academic Conferences Ltd, pp. 208-218.

Fontes, M., Kardzic, V, Pereira, T.S. and Bento, N. (2018) Co-evolutionary dynamics of policy and system development: the case of marine renewable energy technologies. In: Eu-SPRI Forum & AIT Austrian Institute of Technology (Eds.), Book of Abstracts. Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: “The Future of STI Policy”, Tech Gate Vienna, 7-9 June 2017 (pp.127-131). Vienna: AIT.

Fontes, M., Bento, N. and Sousa, C. (2017) Experimental projects as learning settings for system building in marine renewable energies, 8th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, 18-21 June, Gothenburg.

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2017) The Impact of Research-Based Spin-Offs Companies as Knowledge Conveyers in Innovation Networks. Proceedings of the ECIE 2017 - 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 21-22 September, Paris (pp. 158-166).

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2017) Direction and legitimation in system upscaling – planification of floating offshore wind, XIV Congresso em Psicologia Ambiental (PSICAMB), Symposium "From local to global: a multidisciplinary reflection on public perceptions of renewable energy in Portugal", 21-24 Junho, Évora.

Fontes, M., Bento, N. and Sousa, C. (2017) Experimental projects as learning settings for system building in marine renewable energies, Conference Energy for Society, 1st International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science, 2-5 April, Barcelona.

Crespo, N., Simões, V. and Fontes, M. (2016) International New Ventures at the X-Ray: the Relevance of Competitive Strategies in Explaining Performance, 42nd Annual Conference of the European International Business Academy (EIBA), 2-4 December, Wien.

Sousa, C., Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2016) Dynamics of scientific knowledge production and technology diffusion: Insights from the growth of wind power in Denmark and Portugal, 7th International Sustainability Transitions (IST) Conference Wuppertal 6-9 September 2016, Wuppertal.

Fontes, M., Bento, N. and Sousa, C. (2016) Experimental projects as learning settings for system building in sustainability transitions: the case of marine renewable energies, Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of the International Sustainable Development Research Society (ISDRS 2016), Vol 2, pp. 346-355.

Pádua, M., Pina, M. and Fontes, M. (2016) Incentives for problems which go beyond a recombinatorial logic: The case of malaria research, 28th Annual EAEPE Conference 2016, 3-5 November, Manchester.

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2016) The impact of research-based spin-offs as knowledge conveyers in innovation networks, 16th conference of the International Schumpeter Society, 6-8 July 2016, Montreal.

Bento, M. and M. Fontes  (2015) Direction, Legitimacy and Structuration in Technological Innovation Systems Upscaling—Insights from Roadmaps for deepwater offshore wind energy, 6th International Sustainability Transitions Conference (IST2015), 25-28 August, Brighton.

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2015) Research-based spin-offs as agents of knowledge dissemination: evidence from the analysis of innovation networks, ECIE 2015, 10th European Conference in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 17-18 September, Genoa.

Fontes, M., Ferreira, J. and Sousa, C. (2014) The multi-spatial dynamics of niche trajectory: the case of the wave energy technological niche, IST 2014 - 5th International Conference on Sustainability Transitions, August 27-29, Utrecht.

Sousa, C., N. Bento and M. Fontes (2014) Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion: insights from the emergence of wind energy, 15th International Conference of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society, 27-30 July, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany.

Fontes, M., Ferreira, J. and Sousa, C. (2014) The construction of a space for wave energy technology development – combining local embeddedness and multi-spatial networks, KITAB 2014 - Knowledge, Innovation and Technology Across Borders, June 23-24, 2014, Lisboa.

Araujo, A., Fontes, M. and Novais, A.Q. (2014) International networks and scientific mobility:mitigating the effects of a disinvestment in science, KITAB 2014 - Knowledge, Innovation and Technology Across Borders, June 23-24, 2014, Lisboa.

Bento, M. aand M. Fontes (2014) The construction of a new technological innovation system in a follower country: wind energy in Portugal, DRUID Society Conference 2014 on Entrepreneurship - Organization – Innovation, 16-18 June 2014, CBS, Copenhagen.

Crespo, N., V. Simões and M. Fontes (2014) A process view of new ventures internationalization: Capabilities, Alertness and the Moderating Role of Technological Turbulence, in Myer, K. and Kiyak, T (Eds) Proceedings of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business: "Local Contexts in Global Business", Academy of International Business.

Conceição, O., M. Fontes and P. Faria (2014) Entry by research-based spin-offs: the determinants of regional variation, 17th Uddevalla Symposium on  “Geography of Growth”, 12-14 June 2014, Uddevalla, Sweden.

Fontes, M., Sousa, C. and Ferreira, J. (2013) Technological niches in energy transitions: the case of wave energy, Conference STS Perspectives on Energy, 4-5 November, Lisbon.

Bento, N. and M. Fontes (2013) Lessons from the adoption of wind energy in Portugal: formation of local absorptive capacity and legitimacy, Conference STS perspectives on Energy, 4-5 November, Lisbon.

Sousa, M. and Fontes, M. (2013) How do young knowledge-intensive firms select their innovation partners? An integrative framework considering persistence and novelty, Annual Conference of the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy (EAEPE), 7 November 2013, Paris.

Bento, M. and Fontes, M. (2013) A capacidade de adopção das inovações energéticas em Portugal: Evidência histórica e perspectivas para o futuro, ALTEC 2013, XV Congresso Latino-Iberoamericano de Gestão de Tecnologia. Porto, 29-31de Outubro de 2013.

Araújo, E. and Fontes, M. (2013) O género, a mobilidade e o futuro da investigação científica, ALTEC 2013, XV Congresso Latino-Iberoamericano de Gestão de Tecnologia. Porto, 29-31de Outubro de 2013.

Fontes, M., Sousa, C., Pimenta, S. (2013) Entry strategies in the face of incumbents dominant position: the case of advanced renewable energy technologies, ICEE Energy & Environment: bringing together Economics and Engineering 2013, 9-10 May, Porto.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2013) Entry strategies in the face of incumbents dominant position: the case of new renewable energy firms, European Network on the Economics of the Firm 2013 Meeting on “Knowledge, technology sourcing and the firm”, 19-20 September 2013, Madrid.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2013) Transitions in the energy system: The strategies of new firms commercializing advanced renewable energy technologies, Proceedings of the IST 2013 - 4th International Conference on Sustainability Transitions, June 19-21, 2013, Zurich.

Fontes, M. and Sousa, C. (2013) Entry strategies in the face of incumbents dominant position: the case of new renewable energy firms, European Network on the Economics of the Firm 2013 Meeting on “Knowledge, technology sourcing and the firm”, 19-20 September 2013, Madrid.

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2013) Spatial diffusion and the formation of local institutional capacity: The case of wind energy in Portugal, IST 2013 - 4th International Conference on Sustainability Transitions, June 19-21, 2013, Zurich.

Crespo, N., V. Simões and M. Fontes (2013) From resources to international performance of new ventures: are innovation and flexibility strategies the puzzle’s missing pieces? Academy of International Business 2013 Conference, July 3-6, Istanbul.

Fontes, M., C. Sousa and S. Pimenta (2012) The commercialisation of emerging energy technologies: the strategic alliances of high-technology entrepreneurial firms, High Technology Small Firms Conference, 24-25 May 2012, Amsterdam.

Fontes, M. and C. Sousa (2012) Knowledge networks in biotechnology start-ups: Actors and strategies, 28th EGOS Colloquium, 5-7 July 2012, Helsinki.

Crespo, N., V. Simões and M. Fontes (2012) Understanding the international new ventures internationalization processes: looking inside the ‘Swollen Middle’, European International Business Academy 38th Annual Conference, December 7-9th 2012, Brighton.

Sousa, C. and M. Fontes (2012) Building innovation networks: the process of partner selection by young knowledge-intensive firms, 14th International Schumpeter Society Conference (ISS), 2-5 July 2012, Brisbane, Australia

Fontes, M., P. Videira and T. Calapez (2012) The impact of long term scientific mobility on the creation of persistent knowledge networks, 28th EGOS Colloquium, 5-7 July 2012, Helsinki.

Salavisa, I., C. Sousa and M. Fontes  (2011) Networks and the organisation of knowledge intensive sectors, DRUID 2011 Summer Conference, “Innovation, Strategy and Structure - Organizations, Institutions, Systems and Regions”, June 15-17, 2011, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Salavisa, I., M. Fontes, C. Sousa and P. Videira (2010) Building a bridge: social networks and technological regimes in biotechnology and software, 13th Conference of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society on “Innovation, organisation, sustainability and crises”, Aalborg, 21-24 June 2010.

Videira, P., M. Fontes, C. Sousa (2009) Social networks and early resource mobilisation by science-based firms, in Braet, J. (Ed) Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ECEI). Antwerp, 10-11 September 2009, ISBN: 978-906638-42-9 CD.

Fontes. M., P. Videira and A. Pirralha (2009) Assessing Scientific Mobility Dynamics and Impact, 2009 Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science, Washington, DC, October 28 to November 1.

Pirralha, A., M. Fontes and J. Assis (2009) Assessing Scientific Mobility Dynamics and Impact: drawing on the potential of electronic CV databases, 9th Conference of the European Sociological Association, Lisbon, 2-5 September 2009, Conference CD-ROM.

Sousa, C., M. Fontes and P. Videira (2009) Innovation networks in biotechnology: Actors, relations and strategies, XX ISPIM Conference - The Future of Innovation, Vienna, 21-24 June 2009.

Sousa, C. and M. Fontes (2009) The Contribution of Social Networks to Resource Mobilisation and its Dynamics Along the Entrepreneurial Process, EMAEE 2009 - 6th European Meeting on Applied Evolutionary Economics: Evolution, Behavior and Organizations, Jena, 21-23 May 2009.

Fontes, M., C. Sousa and P. Videira (2009) Knowledge access and location decisions in biotechnology: the spatial dimension of social networks, Regional Studies Association Annual Conference 2009 - Understanding and Shaping Regions: Spatial, Social and Economic Futures, 6th-8th April 2009, Leuven, Belgium.

 

 

Working Papers & Divulgação

 

Fontes, M., Karadzic, V. and Pereira, T.S. (2017) System Transformation for Growth and Sustainability: Ocean Energy in Portugal. An OECD case study. Final Report Portuguese Case Study for OECD project “Systems Transformation”, Lisboa: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia.

Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2017) Direction and legitimation in system upscaling – planification of floating offshore wind, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers nº 2017/01, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET-IUL.

Fontes, M. Sousa, C. and Ferreira, J. (2015)  Oceans of energy? The non-linear trajectory of the emerging wave energy technology, DINÂMIA-CET Working Papers n.º 2015/07, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET-IUL

Conceição, O., Sousa, C. and Fontes, M. (2015) Research-based spin-offs as agents of knowledge dissemination: evidence from the analysis of innovation networks, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers nº 2015/17, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET-IUL.

Sousa, C., Bento, N. and Fontes, M. (2014) Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion: insights from the emergence of wind energy, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2014/09, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Bento, N. and M. Fontes (2013) Mechanisms that accelerate the diffusion of renewable technologies in new markets: Insights from the wind industry in Portugal, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2013/11, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Matias, S. and M. Fontes (2013) Policies to Foster the Creation of Research-Based Spin-offs in Portugal, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2013/15, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Conceição, O., M. Fontes and P. Faria (2013) Entry by research-based spin-offs: the determinants of regional variation, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2013/12, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Sousa, C. and M. Fontes (2013) Building innovation networks: the process of partner selection by young knowledge intensive firms  DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2013/09, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Fontes, M. and P. Videira (2012) A brief overview of the evolution and main features of the biotechnology industry, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2012/10, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Fontes, M. and C. Sousa (2011) Social networks and the entrepreneurial process in molecular biotechnology in Portugal: from science to industry, DINÂMIA'CET-Working Papers, 2011/03, Lisboa: DINAMIA´CET.

Fontes, M., C. Sousa and P. Videira (2009) Knowledge access and location decisions in biotechnology: the spatial dimension of social networks, DINAMIA Working Papers nº 2009/79.

Fontes, M., Conceição, O and Calapez, T. (2009) Research-based spin-offs targeting the market for technologies: a conceptual model, DINÂMIA Working Papers, 2009/78, Lisboa: DINAMIA.

Fontes, M. (2008) Return mobility of scientists and knowledge circulation: an exploratory approach to scientists attitudes and perspectives, DINAMIA WP nº 2008/72, Lisboa: DINAMIA:

Portuguese Biotechnology Directory 2008, Coordination: Margarida Fontes & APBio (CD-ROM edition).

Portuguese Biotechnology: Life Above all. Portuguese Biotechnology Directory 2006, Associação Portuguesa das Bio-Indústrias.

Portuguese Biotechnology Directory 2004, editado por Associação Portuguesa das Bio-Indústrias, ICEP e INETI.

Rodrigues, C., P. Videira e M. Fontes (2007) Resultados do Inquérito às Empresas Spin-offs de Investigação, DMS 001/07, Lisboa: INETI

Fontes, M. (2004) Emprego científico ou emprego para cientistas? Situação e perspectivas do mercado de trabalho para doutorados em Portugal. Actas da Conferência Emprego Científico em Portugal. Que Futuro?

Fontes, M. (2003) A Criação de Novas Empresas por Quadros Altamente Qualificados, Empreendedorismo e Inovação Tecnológica, Palataformas para o Desenvolvimento Regional, Braga: TecMinho, pp. 13-22.