NOVO BANCO Hackaton Fest

NOVA SBE - Nova Finance Knowledge Center and NOVO BANCO will organize the NOVO BANCO Hackathon Fest, a 24h marathon which may lead to the creation of a startup.

The NOVO BANCO Hackathon Fest will take place on April 11th and 12th, at Nova SBE, in Carcavelos, in which participants (students from several universities and fields of knowledge) are organized in teams to create, develop, plan and design an innovative solution for a given challenge, in an intensive creative-problem-solving ecosystem.

This initiative is the result of the existing partnership between NOVA SBE and NOVO BANCO, which aims to create opportunities for young talented entrepreneurs and promote innovation and creativity allowing for the possibility of creating a Fintech B2B start-up which will relate NOVO BANCO to small business companies.

The students interested in participating in the Hackathon should fill out the application form.

NOVO BANCO and NOVA SBE partnership - “Entrepreneurship & Technology Chair”

NOVO BANCO signed an agreement with NOVA SBE – School of Business & Economics and the Alfredo de Sousa Foundation to become a strategic partner of school’s new campus in Carcavelos.

This strategic partnership will contribute to create a knowledge-sharing platform in the area of entrepreneurship & technology through “NOVO BANCO Entrepreneurship & Technology Chair”, teached by professor Isaac Hacamo,
who is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance in Indiana University at Bloomington, and also has a Phd in Finance from the University of California at Berkeley.

The main goal of this agreement is to share knowledge in the areas of technology and entrepreneurship, promoting innovation and creativity.

The NOVO BANCO also intends to improve the relationship between companies and the university in order to promote talent recruitment.