shine 2europe

SHINE 2Europe aims to promote inclusive communities to all citizens, by delivering research and support to the implementation of tech-Savvy, Healthy and INclusivE solutions. With a clear vision of fostering societal growth and inclusiveness, SHINE promotes sharing of good practices, active networking between different stakeholders and countries and projects in areas deemed as essential to society, such as equality and inclusion, ethical behaviour and environmental responsibility. SHINE chairs the COST Action NET4Age-Friendly is a Member of the Focus Group of the EU Pact for Skills for the Proximity and Social Economy ecosystem.

team members

Carina Dantas

Carina Dantas

CEO
Carina Dantas is the CEO of SHINE 2Europe with over 20 years-experience in areas related to health, social aspects and ICT. She is the Chair of the COST Action NET4Age-Friendly, Coordinator of the Stakeholders Network on SHAFE - Smart Healthy Age-friendly Environments and Coordinator of EU projects such as SIRENE. Carina is also Committee Member of CEN/CENELEC TC 428 and evaluator reviewer for the European Commission.
Natália Machado

Natália Machado

Project Director
Natália Machado is SHINE's Project Director and is a PhD student in law. Since 2019, she is manager and coordinator of European projects in the area of active and healthy ageing. Putting in theory what she has seen in practice, studying ethics, and involving vulnerable people in pilots.
Joana Vieira

Joana Vieira

Researcher
Joana Vieira is a researcher and graphic/web designer at SHINE 2Europe. She has over 7 years of experience in design and has been involved in European projects since 2018. In SHINE 2Europe she works as a project manager, with focus on research and design within the various projects and activities of the organisation.
Inês saavedra

Inês saavedra

Researcher
Inês Saavedra has a graduation and masters in Physics and a Masters in Adult Education and Community Intervention. Since 2017 she has been working in different contexts at educational and social level and with different target groups, such as in an urban social quarter with children and young people and in a Horizon 2020 project in a rural context in a school. Currently, she is a project manager and researcher at SHINE 2Europe.
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