Marco Lamas - Book contributor

Marco Lamas

Lecturer, Researcher, Entrepreneur, Manager, Trainer, Speaker, Mentor
Marco Lamas
Porto, Portugal
Entrepreneurship Social Entrepreneurship Education Business Models Strategy New Business Development Pitch Coach

Post-doc in Entrepreneurship Education at the Universidade do Porto, PhD in Education and Entrepreneurship at Universidade Santiago de Compostela, Graduated in International Relations at Universidade Fernando Pessoa. Currently working on a PHD on Economics and Business at Universidade Santiago de Compostela.

He is Invited Senior Lecturer, teaching Entrepreneurship, Strategy and Education Courses at Instituto Politécnico do Porto (P.Porto), Universidade Lusófona do Porto (ULP) and in other institutions. He advises Master dissertations and is often a member of Master dissertations and PhD theses juries. He participates assiduously in international conferences, as member of the scientific committee, and as a speaker, presenting papers and posters.

He is a researcher working in several research centers, namely: 1) Centro de Estudos Interculturais (CEI); 2) Centro de Estudos Organizacionais e Sociais do Politécnico do Porto (CEOS.PP), both from Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto (ISCAP) of P.Porto; 3) Instituto de Estudos de Literatura e Tradição (IELT) from Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (FCSH/NOVA) of Universidade Nova; 4) Unidade de Investigação e Internacionalização do ISVOUGA (U3Is); Centro de Estudos Africanos from Universidade do Porto (CEAUP).

He contributes regularly in business environment and university environment at national and international level. He is a business coach certified by the European Coaching Association (ECA), a business consultant and trainer (certified by the Employment and Vocational Training Institute (IEFP) and by the Educational Scientific Council of Continuing Education (CCPFC) in the areas of Entrepreneurship, Management and Strategy. He is a teachers’ trainer certified (Entrepreneurship). He regularly writes opinion articles to various magazines, newspapers and portals. He is a regular speaker at seminars and conferences as well as a jury member in competitions for ideas.

"My mission, my purpose is to learn on a daily basis and then help others to work with or to create, expand or restructure companies, social organizations or any other type of entity that really creates value (economic, social, cultural,...)."