Weekly Roundup: March 25 - 28

News from the Network

This week on the roundup: notices, conversations, strategies, efforts, experts, beauty, tutorials, unicorns, communication, interviews, openings, practices, infrastructure, partners, finance, perspectives, registrations, recognition, and more!

But first, we invite you to visit our Job Board for all the new Job offers from IPBN members.

Also, from the Ambassador Alama Ní Choigligh interview in Diário Notícias. Reflecting on Ireland and Portugal on St. Patrick's Day. (Article in PT).

And, from Essential Business 5th IPBN Sustainability conference: Innovation and sustainability going hand-in-hand. You can already listen again to some of our panel conversations in our Podcast channel on Spotify by clicking here.

Finally, from Global Tech Hub: The Future of IT is set to redefine technological frontiers on 17th April at Unicorn Factory, Lisbon. This exclusive event will unveil the Global Tech Talent Trends Report 2024, offering pivotal insights into the tech talent market. Designed for company executives, policymakers, media, and tech professionals, this gathering promises engaging discussions, strategic insights and, of course, exciting networking cocktail opportunities.

And now...

IPBN Executive Partner PwC Portugal said, "The EU’s Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) deadlines are coming up quickly—the countdown has begun. Here’s a look at how leading firms manage this effort and use it to accelerate value creation." This is a theme we covered in one of the panel conversations at our recent Sustainability conference.

The Portuguese Chamber of Commerce to the UK sent a reminder: "Dreaming of a new life in Portugal? Register your free place at the next Moving To Portugal Live Show and Seminars in Dublin and speak freely to experts who can advise you on all aspects of your move. Herbert Park Hotel and Park Residence, Ballsbridge Terrace, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 D04 R2T2 Ireland Thursday, 18th of April 2024 - 11am to 7.30pm. Only a few spaces remain!"

IPBN member Invest Lisboa asks, "Have you heard of Launch in Lisbon? It‘s Unicorn Factory Lisboa‘s three-day Immersive Bootcamp to learn everything you want to know about setting up your life and business in Lisbon. Plus, one-on-one sessions with Startup Lisboa partners after the program. Applications and more information here.

IPBN member Fiona Butler said it was such a privilege to help share the beauty of the Algarve and to promote clients' businesses to an international audience. If you would like to know how they can help promote your Algarve business, feel free to send a message here.

IPBN member Chris McGale shared a wonderful tutorial on the act of communication from the masterful Kingsley Aikins.

IPBN member Nessa Sheehy shared, "Located in a quiet cul de sac, this highly desirable, impeccably maintained, and beautifully presented townhouse is new to the market. Consisting of a south-facing living area combined with a recently constructed winter garden breakfast conservatory flowing out to the sun terrace and an unusually large heated pool."

IPBN member EDGE International Lawyers shared, "Following our previous article on the changes to the Nationality Law in Portugal, we can now inform that the Law has finally been published on the Official Gazette and will come into effect on 1st April 2024."

IPBN member Mobiweb said, "Unsure on how to prepare for a job interview? We got you covered! Here are some key tips we consider most important at Mobiweb to help you stand out and ace your next job interview."

IPBN member Elaine Godley is delighted to be speaking at this online event next month with The Ireland Portugal Business Network. "The Culture of Health within an Organisation."

IPBN member Rebecca Nixon shared that a new restaurant, Eden, has opened on the road from Almancil to Fonte Santa, within the grounds of the Quinta dos Amigos Boutique Hotel. Offering a beautiful rustic setting for brunch or dinner.

IPBN member Amarenco's commitment to sustainable practices extends beyond the generation of energy to the preservation and enhancement of ecological systems. Whenever the size and configuration of a site where the company is building solar infrastructure allows, they develop a regeneration programme, and they plant a native forest, edible forest, or forest garden, which is open to the public.

This is a great follow-up to our Sustainability conference last week.

IPBN member Philippe Brodeur asks for attention from all friends, partners and clients! "I am excited to announce that we are preparing for hashtag#NAB2024 in Las Vegas on April 14th. Join us in the West Hall where you can find the AWS demo experts showcasing Overcast's video supply chain and content creation solutions."

IPBN member Casas do Sotavento shared their magazine. Junte - se a nossa família!

IPBN member GRID invites you to Discover Success with GRID Finance. "Our customers speak for us."

And read here what Enterprise Ireland has to say about GRID and their expansion PLANS.

IPBN member Clear Strategy invites you to unlock the hidden masterpiece within your Data with Clear Strategy! "Allow us to bring the 'art of data' to life, helping you reveal new perspectives and insights that drive real business value. Reach out to us today!"

IPBN member Martinhal Luxury Resorts posted, "At Martinhal, we take pride in creating unforgettable moments for our guests. It is incredibly rewarding to see Martinhal Sagres showcased by WhereverFamily in the article below, which beautifully captures our commitment to providing an exceptional family-friendly experience, spotlighting our extensive kids' programs and amenities, inclusive dining options, and our renowned Baby Concierge service."

IPBN member Hilton Vilamoura said, "The CEO of Highgate Portugal (of which the Hilton Vilamoura is part of), Alexandre M Solleiro, perspectives that "2024 will certainly not be a year with the level of growth of 2023", but still predicts growth "above average", thanks to the changes implemented in the company."

We inform you that Luis Coelho, Head of MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions) in Portugal , will be at our event next week in the Algarve to talk to us about their plans. You can still register to the event by clicking here.

IPBN member BRIDGE IN is extremely proud of being recognized as a Softlading Hub Partner by ENRICH in LAC. "Thank you so much for this distinction! We'll keep improving and helping international businesses establish in Portugal."

Executive Partners