Study visits to Altice Labs in January
05/02/2020 Study visits
On the 6th January, Altice Labs welcomed a group of 9 students from the Science and Technology course of the Fontes Pereira de Melo School Group, from Porto, to visit the company's facilities, in order to allow a closer contact with a large company, where innovation happens permanently and where some of the most advanced telecommunications solutions were born. The visit began with the presentation of Altice Labs, followed by a tour to the various laboratories and museum, where the students expressed their satisfaction in the various places they visited, stating that they had no idea how the products they use in the day-to-day activities are developed.
On the 17th January, it was the turn of a group of 23 students from the Ruiz Costa Professional School, in Matosinhos, from the 12th grade of the Computer Systems Management and Programming Courses, to travel to Aveiro to learn about the company’s history and get to know some of Altice Labs’ places and projects. The students and teachers interacted throughout the visit, stating that it was of added value to the students because it allowed them to gain knowledge about the history of telecommunications and to contact the world of work.
On the 24th January, 25 students from the Santa Maria da Feira School Grouping, who are attending the 10th grade of the Professional Course in Computer Systems Management and Programming Technicians had the opportunity to visit Altice Labs and had the objective of getting to know the various spaces and laboratories in order to observe equipment and tools related to the design of telecommunications products. After the visit, students and teachers expressed their satisfaction with the visit, as it allowed them to get in touch with qualified professionals from a company that has cutting edge technology and is at the forefront in the design of equipment related to telecommunications and in the development of content and multimedia.
January ended with the visit of 30 students from the Secondary School of Moimenta da Beira, on the 31st January, to the campus of Altice Labs. The main goal of these students from the 12th grade of the Professional Technical Course in Electronics, Automation and Computers and Health was to have an overview of the current technological reality in the business universe. The visit began with a brief presentation of the company, followed by a cybersecurity presentation and a visit to the laboratories and museum. The museum and the prototype development laboratory were the places that most aroused the curiosity and fascination of the students and teachers where they got to know out how technology has grown so fast in recent years and how the equipment they use in their homes is designed and developed.