Samuel Martins

Samuel Martins has a degree in Journalism and Communication Sciences, field of Multimedia Communication in 2004 at the University of Porto and a master degree in Multimedia Communication (Digital Audiovisual) at Aveiro University in 2010.
Because of his performance over the years, in 2012 he also wins the Católica-Porto Business School only vacancy from APEX (Alliance to Promote Excellence in Public Administration) to attend the General Management executive course from this school which he graduated successfully in 2013.

He developed his work on the U.Porto Distance Learning Unit since 2004, particularly in the areas of multimedia, videoconference, training, research and management in e-learning and also in the areas of video in education, social media integration in the educational process and integration of european projects. He played an important role in the relationship of U.Porto Digital Department with FCCN-FCT.

Is work was internationally recognized with the 2012 Honorable Mention from the Elite Award for Excellence in implementing Information Systems for Higher Education from EUNIS (European University Information Systems Organization). In 2013 he becomes the winner of this prestigious european award.