DREAMS aims to promote research and innovation, scientific dissemination and services provision, developing actions at regional, national and international level, as well as the scientific anchoring of graduate and postgraduate training of the organic units involved in DREAMS and contribute to the implementation of national, Europeans and world strategies for Sustainable Development.
The Research Unit work is highly focused on knowledge transfer and exchanges with research and industry stakeholders that, in Portugal and abroad, work in transversal areas such as circular economy and blue economy. Recently, the DREAMS in collaboration with the CICANT Research Unit, create a new knowledge transference unit – the C-MARINE.
DREAMS has an experience, having participated in international projects supported by EU programs, such H2020, in different areas. Besides, DREAMS researchers have been invited to participate as experts in several projects.