Instituto Politécnico de Santarém is an institution with good facilities and equipment, which will be made available for the activities to be developed by the research center. CIEQV may especially benefit from the existing facilities in IPS’s Schools of Sport Sciences, Agrary Technology and Management and Health, particularly in what refers to its laboratories and respective equipment. At this level, we can underline the laboratories of, Biology, Chemistry, Informatics, Food Technology, Sport Research, Sport Psychology, Sport Pedagogy, Fitness, among others. The activities of organization, management and knowledge transference and valorization to be undertaken by the research center, will count with the support of IPS’s institutional structure at this level, namely through the support of its project office, financial management of projects office and center of transfer and valorization of knowledge. These services, that gather 8 collaborators, have already a significant experience in the management of research, development and innovation activities, undertaken both at national and international level.

Instituto Politécnico de Leiria is an institution with modern facilities and equipment, which will be made available for the activities to be developed by the research center. The unit may especially benefit from the existing facilities in IPL’s Schools of Education and Social Sciences, Tourism and Maritime Technology, and Health, particularly in what refers to its laboratories and respective equipment. At this level, we can underline the laboratories of Sensorial Analysis, Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Food Technology, Mobilization and Mechanical Therapy, Electrotherapy or of Techniques Adapted to Disabled, among others.
The activities of organization, management and knowledge transference and valorization to be undertaken by the research center, will count with the support of IPL’s institutional structure at this level, namely through the support of its project office, financial management of projects office and center of transfer and valorization of knowledge. These services, that gather 9 collaborators, have already a significant experience in the management of research, development and innovation activities, undertaken both at national and international level.
Specifically, almost at full time (>50% of their time), the CIEQV Office has: 3 assistants (2 IPS and 1 IPL); 1 financial manager (IPS) and 1 events and marketing manager (IPS). The office is at IPS head quarters and as a branch office at IPL. Both offices are full equipped with all the necessary administrative equipment and material (internet, laptops, administrative software, professional printers).