Strategic Partners

UCP

Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP)

As one of the founders of The Catholic Foundation for Higher Education, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP) is a title holder of USJ.

USJ is an associate entity of UCP.

Founded in 1967, UCP was recognised in 1971 by the Portuguese State as a free, autonomous institution of public utility. It was the first modern Portuguese university not to be founded by the State, but as a result of the Concordat between the Portuguese government and the Vatican, which established the University under the tutelage of the Catholic Church.

Kadenze

Kadenze

Kadenze is massive open online course (MOOC) provider that offers courses geared towards art, music, and creative technology, fields which are falling behind others like computer science in terms of the number of courses offered.

USJ cooperates with Kadenze in the delivery of online courses related to the creative industries to students around the world.

ASEF

Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)

The Asia–Europe Foundation (ASEF) is an intergovernmental not-for-profit organisation located in Singapore. Founded in 1997, it is the only institution of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM). Its purpose is to promote mutual understanding and cooperation between the people of Asia and Europe through intellectual, cultural, and people-to-people exchanges.

USJ and ASEF are in partnership to organise the “Culture and Creative Hub Net” Project to establish a new network of Cultural and Creative Hubs between Asia and Europe.

Artech

Artech International Association

The Artech International Association has its roots on the Artech (Art and Technology Industries in the frontier Region Minho–Galicia) Initiative. This Initiative was established in 2002, concentrating local activities around the topic of digital art to promote a community of digital artists in the border region of Minho-Galiza, while establishing an experimental common creative design space for artists.

USJ works with Artech International to organise the annual ARTECH International Conference on Digital Arts, promoting interest in current digital culture and its intersection with art and technology.

IEEM

Institute of European Studies of Macau (IEEM)

The Institute of European Studies of Macau is part of the Government’s strategy aiming at promoting the Internationalisation of Macau and the training of senior staff, having in view cooperations with Europe. IEEM’s major purpose is to function as a bridge between the European Union and the Asia-Pacific Region where Macao is located.

USJ is one of its active partners, participating in the Institute’s activities and contributing to the definition of its yearly program and the approval of its operational budget.

Skal

Skål International

Skål International is a professional organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship. It is the only international group uniting all branches of the travel and tourism industry. Its members, the industry’s managers and executives, meet at local, national, regional and international levels to discuss and pursue topics of common interest.

 BBAM

British Business Association of Macao (BBAM)

The British Business Association of Macao was launched on the 20th of July 2006 and was established to promote and represent British business interests in the region. The Association acts as a conduit between government and business in both Macao and the UK, whilst creating business, networking and learning opportunities.
DYMagic

DYMagic

DYMagic is a brand strategic planning company established in 2009 in Guangdong. The scope of its activities includes brand planning, industrial design, packaging design, print advertising, web design, video production, media promotion, continuous development of production, teaching and research, etc.

USJ has organised promotions, research and training related with the 6th Xingshi-Cup with DYMagic.

Last Updated: July 22, 2019 at 4:39 pm