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CICANT – The Centre for Research in Applied Communication, Culture, and New Technologies  results from the combined efforts of faculty of the School of Communication, Architecture, Arts and Information Technologies (ECATI) of Lusófona University towards the goal of creating a unit which allows for the integration and harnessing of the research activities conducted within it. CICANT is geared towards innovative and interdisciplinary research in the field of communication and media research, promoting theoretical and applied research in its three main subject areas: Media Technologies and Literacies (MTL); Media, Society and Culture (MSC); and Media Arts and Creative Industries (MACI), that are a natural follow-up to previous work developed in the unit CICANT was a part of (CIC.Digital).

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Ongoing projects

TESEO
CEAR – Community Engagement Against Radicalisation
CICANT has won a new EU financed project entitled “ID GAMES”
DiCi-Educa
VIR_TEach
ReThink
Game-Based Learning for Deaf Students
Branding of Portugal’s ‘Sea Museums’ for a Sustainable Competitive Ecosystem: Audience Development Model for Small Museums
Three dimensional motion analysis for monitoring of rehabilitation and high performance training of the equine athlete.
Aural Experience, Territory, and Community
Innovative Platform for Adult Language Education (IC- ENGLISH)
MigratED
FilmTerm
International Student Film Market
CLAP HANDS
Educação Acessível
SP Smart Media
KINO EYES
DOC Nomads

Support and Partners

Universidade Lusófona
Universidade Lusófona do Porto
ECATI
FCAATI
FCT
FNAC

Institutional Membership

ECREA
CILECT
SOPCOM
ELIA

Get in touch:

Campo Grande, 376, 1749 - 024 Lisboa | Phone: 217 515 500 | Fax: 21 757 7006