Ricardo José Valente


2011 - MSc in Multimedia Communications Systems, ULHT

2007 - 2011 BSc Hons Degree in Communication Design, ULHT

2006 - 2007 Professional Course in Graphic Design, FLAG

Work Experience

2012 - Grant-holding researcher in the CICANT - ULHT

2011 - 2012 Freelance Designer

2010 Honorable Mension in the National Design Contest for the Pulmonale Identity

2009 - 2010 Administrative Technician in the Billing Department - ZON Tv-Cabo

2006 - 2007 Contact Assistant in the DFC (Direção de Fidelização e Cobranças) - ZON Tv-Cabo

Current Projects

2012 - iDTV - Health: Inclusive services to promote health and wellness via digital interactive television


Ricardo Valente has a degree in Communication Design at ULHT (Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias) and is a Master student in Multimedia Communication Systems, also at ULHT, with his dissertation in progress, in User Interface Design for Smart TV’s Applications.

He has experience in many Communication Design domains, such as Brand Design, Advertising Campaigns, Packaging, Editorial Design, Web Design and more recently has been evolving his knowledge in New Media Technologies, more specifically in User Interface Design for Mobile and Smart TV platforms.

Beyond the Design area, he has good acquirements in 3D Visualization as well.

Professionally he has developed some Print and Web Design projects as a Freelance Designer.

At this moment he´s working at CICANT (Center for Research in Applied Communications, Culture and New Technologies), where is mainly responsible for all design component of the iDTV – Health project, among other projects in parallel.