More than 25 years creating sustainable, integrated and all-in-one solutions in the area of mobility and transports
Creating intelligent transport solutions
Changing habits, balancing the system, reducing consumption
To create efficient, innovative mobility solutions adapted to the needs of people and territories.
As in our first 25 years, our ambition is to continue to respond and meet our customers' expectations by developing solutions to current and emerging problems and challenges.
Our positioning is focused:
in our CUSTOMERS as we want to develop the best solutions for the challenges that we face, respecting deadlines and available resources;
in our TEAM, guaranteeing its cohesion, motivation and quality, involving it in a process of continuous learning;
in the SOCIETY where we are inserted, contributing to the promotion of environmental and economic sustainability and the improvement of people's quality of life through more efficient solutions.
Based on its commitment to Quality, TIS has a Quality Management System which, in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001: 2015, aims to ensure compliance with customer requirements and increase satisfaction through the effective application of such system.
In this perspective the TIS Quality Policy aims to achieve the following objectives:
Achieved by our approach to new thematic and solutions.
Promoted by regular participation in national and international research and innovation projects.
Powered by the challenges brought by our customers.
Multidisciplinary and in continuous training
Oriented to use best practices and analytical tools.
With a critical, independent and integrated vision.
With adaptability to different environments and work cultures.
A broad spectrum of competencies that allow the development of strategic, tactical and operational projects.
Strong knowledge of the industry and its stakeholders.
Broad network of partners in different geographies.
More than 25 years creating sustainable, integrated and all-in-one solutions in the area of mobility and transports
Our competencies include all transport modes and our activity is structured around the following markets
These are some of the projects made by TIS
The project operationalised through its Transport Infrastructure Resilience Indicator provides a rating methodology, which gives the likelihood of an infrastructure project in its current configuration to reach its stated outcomes
Implementação de 5 casos piloto de C-ITS no Corredor Atlântico (secções relevantes da rede core, comprehensive e 2 nós urbanos). O projeto inclui o estudo de viabilidade dos serviços C-ITS (viabilidade a longo prazo, eficiência, governança e modelos de negócios). Projeto enquadrado na Plataforma C-Roads.
Provide CML of a traffic model of individual transport, calibrated for the road network
The OPTIMUM project is working to unveil state-of-the-art information technology solutions to improve transit, freight transportation and traffic connectivity throughout Europe. OPTIMUM is striving to bring proactive and problem-free mobility to modern transport systems.
Riding a bicycle it's good for the user and the community.
The Biklio app connects the users with stores where they receive discounts when using the bicycle as a preferred mode of transportation.
The STAQ Programme for Latin America, divided into three regional projects, for Argentina, Brazil and Mexico, was designed with the objective of linking up with the initiatives of the World Bank in the area of transport in key cities, fostering policies, sharing knowledge and cooperation to promote more efficient transport systems from the energy perspective.
The project aim to develop mobility solutions to promote social inclusion in rural or sparsely populated areas, triggering social and technological innovations and assembling startups and vulnerable citizens, which will simultaneously become producers and co-users of new mobility solutions
Boosting the scientific debate about the value of travel
The MoTiV project addresses Value Travel Time (VTT) for the individual in a combination between personality, preferences, needs and expectations, in contrast with the traditional economical viewpoint (time and cost savings), that will allow to understand and conceptualize VTT by emphasizing its “behavioral” component.
TIS is organized in 3 units, each with its operating area
Graduated in Civil Engineering since 1984.
Complemented his academic qualification with the scholar Master Programme in Regional and Urban Planning as well as some disciplines of the Master Programme in Transportation. He also participated in several training programmes correlated to his professional activity, on technical or management perspectives.
Since 1984 collaborates in projects and studies of transportation systems in the following domains: quantitative (general mobility surveys, traffic evaluation, technical and economic viability), social (social and environmental benefit analysis of projects) and qualitative analysis (spatial and functional frames).
Area of Expertise: Regional and Urban Planning in Transportation
Graduated in Civil Engineering by Instituto Superior Técnico, has concluded the scholar part of the Master in Transportation.
He has developed professional experience in municipalities where he had responsibilities in the planning and management of transport systems.
Area of Expertise: Planing and Management of Transport Systems, Parking Systems in Modal Choice
Graduated in Engineering of the Territory in 1996 and has a Master in Transportation since 2008.
Susana joined TIS in 1999.
Professionally, she has developed Plans of Urban Mobility for large and medium sized municipalities, as well as viability studies for new services of transport. She has also experience in using Geographic Information Systems to analyze mobility problems.
In personal terms Susana likes to highlight teamwork spirit, the willingness to always improve and look at the bright side of things.
Area of Expertise: Urban Mobility, Public Transport Potential Demand
José Manuel Viegas was Full Professor of Transport at the Instituto Superior Técnico until July 2012, where he headed the Unit of Research in Infrastructure, Systems and Transport Policies and was the National Director of Transportation Systems Area of MIT-Portugal program between 2007 and 2012.
Between August 2012 and August 2017 he was General Secretary of the ITF (International Transport Forum in the OECD), an intergovernmental organization with 59 member countries. At TIS.pt, he was a founding partner and CEO, and is currently non-executive director. He is also an independent consultant to several international organizations and companies.
Her career in Transportation started in 1977, in the operational domain, as Flight Dispatcher in foreign Airline, where she acquired international experience in Operational Planning and Coordination. Since 1995, she has dedicated herself to research and consultancy in Transportation, focusing in particular on Transport Policy and Regulation, Strategy and Institutional Design, Organization and Management of Mobility Systems.
She is a member of several international organizations, namely: Steering and Scientific Council of European Association of Transport (AET); Steering Committee of the Society for the World Conference of Transport Research (WCTRS); and Board Member of the Portuguese Association for Railways Development (ADFER).
Area of Expertise: Transport Policy, Regulation, Planning, Strategy and Institutional Design, Organization and Management of Mobility Systems
Graduate in sociology in 1991 and Master in Transport in 2008 with a thesis on Transport strategies and policies to promote social inclusion.
Since 1993 she has been involved in transport and urban mobility studies, being a permanent member of TIS staff since 1996. She has been a vast experience in transport policies, land use as well as impact assessment studies and consultancy studies in those fields.
She is the national expert in the WG5 of CEN TC 320 (Urban Public Transport and Intermodality) and is involved in the technical commission for quality in public transport and logistics at national level.
Area of Expertise: Transport Policies, Contracting, Financing, Project Management, Social inclusion, Impact Assessment
Graduated in Environmental Engineering since 1997 followed by Post-Degree in Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (level 5).
Become a member of TIS team in 2001.
With large experience in projects related with Transport Policy Development, Sustainable Development and Mobility, Intermodality, Quality and Environmental managing systems (ISO 9001 and 14001), Energy Auditing, Security Management Systems (including auditing) and Training. Is also involved in consulting and investigation projects for the European Commission, European Parliament and other international institutions.
Furthermore, she has relevant experience in air and noise modelling and its prediction levels.
Area of Expertise: Environmental transport policy, Noise, Energy, Co-modality, ISO (14001, 9001)
Degree in Sociology at ISCTE, the Lisbon University Institute and post-graduate in the field of Sociology and Planning as well as in Strategic Human Resource Management.
In 2006 he started working in OBSERVA an environmental-related research centre and in 2007 he moved to another research centre called CIES-ISCTE. Between 2008 and beginning of 2018, he worked as a planner and project assistant in Horários do Funchal, the Public Transport Operator in the city of Funchal, conducting technical work to support decision-making processes and developing skills in evaluation and management of several research and implementation projects in the frame of the European Social Fund, Regional Development Funds (Intervir+ and Madeira 14-20), Interreg (MAC and Europe), Intelligent Energy Europe, 7th framework programme and Horizon 2020. In 2018 he started working for TIS.pt as a consultant, where he currently stands, working collaboratively as a solution-seeker, towards a shared vision for integrated mobility.
PhD in Economic Valuation and Consumer Preferences. Founded a technology-based start-up in 2015. Professional experience related to the regulatory sector and as a University Professor in statistics.
Developed her work in the field of applied statistics and declared preference methods having experience in developing and implementing questionnaires and discussion groups. As founder of a start-up she acquired experience in the areas of mobile technologies, management and digital marketing.
Fluent in English, French and Spanish.
Works at TIS since 2018.
Specialization Area: Project Management
Joana holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and is currently attending a Master’s programme on Economics and Public Policy offered by ISEG (Instituto de Economia e Gestão). Her main skills are working with micro and macroeconomic tools, Project Appraisal, Industrial and Firm Economics, Operational Research and Taxation.
During her studies, Joana has worked for INE (National Statistics Agency) as a survey interviewer on the Mobility Survey for the Metropolitan Areas of Porto and Lisboa (IMOB). Joana enjoys working as a member of multidisciplinary project teams.
Joined TIS in 2019.
Area of expertise: Economics and Public Policy
Holds a Master degree in Civil Engineering granted by Instituto Superior Técnico (University of Lisbon), having specialised in Urbanism, Transports and Systems. His thesis was focused on airline disruption management, having used an airline as a case study and a software that uses a Multi-Agent System for disruption management.
Joined TIS in 2019
Has worked as an English teacher and translator, having been responsible for the management of a language school.
Has a passion for air transport, but willing to learn and work in all transport areas. Enjoys teamwork and the exchange of ideas with his co-workers, being always ready to tackle new challenges.
Native English and Portuguese speaker.
Michail is a Civil Engineer with professional experience in Traffic Engineering, Traffic Modelling and Transport Planning since 2013. He holds a Civil Engineering diploma since 2012, granted by the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) and a MSc in Transport & Business Management by Imperial College London, granted in 2013. He has since then worked in Traffic Engendering, Modelling and Planning.
He joined TIS in December 2018 as a Consultant in the Economics and Management Unit.
Before joining TIS, he held positions in global engineering consultancies as well as in the public sector in the United Kingdom.
Areas of expertise: transport planning and traffic engineering studies such as junction and corridor improvement studies, cycle and pedestrian infrastructure, bus priority and road safety improvement studies at feasibility, preliminary and detailed design stages.
PhD in Transport Systems by Instituto Superior Técnico (University of Lisbon), since 2010. Started his career as a civil engineer in 2001.
Joined TIS in October 2018.
He developed his career as researcher and consultant in Transportation at Instituto Superior Técnico (University of Lisbon). His fields of expertise include the organization and management of transport services, business models or public policies, with a strong focus on freight and urban logistics. He also has longstanding experience in the development of simulation models.
He is a member of the Research and Innovation Centre for Civil Engineering Sustainability of Instituto Superior Técnico. Additionally, he is general secretary of ATAERA – Air Transport and Aeronautics Education and Research Association and member of the Freight and Logistics Committee of the European Transport Association.
He obtained her BSc in Spatial Planning Degree by Instituto Superior Técnico (2000), attended Specialization Courses included in the Master in Transportation of Instituto Superior Técnico in 2007.
Joined TIS in 2003.
While working for TIS his development is focused on traffic planning and traffic engineering studies, using traffic simulation and modeling software as a support tool for working projects.
Professionally he stands out his ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment with different specialization areas, as well as promoting teamwork spirit amongst his colleagues.
Area of Expertise: Planning of Private Transport Systems and Networks.
Graduated in Civil Engineering in 2007 has a Master in Civil Engineering since 2008, from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and a Master in Transport Planning and Operations since 2015 from Instituto Superior Técnico.
He joined TIS in 2011.
Professionally, he has developed work in Urban Planning, Accessibility and Traffic Impact Studies, using modeling and micro-simulation tools, as well as in demand studies for private and public transport projects.
Area of Expertise: Acessibility and Urban Mobility, Transport Modelling, Demand Studies.
She obtained her BSc in Spatial Planning in 2000, attended Specialization Courses included in the Master in Transports in 2007, both at the Instituto Superior Técnico.
She joined TIS in 2001 and has developed studies focusing road traffic engineering, modeling, accessibility and traffic impacts, with special approach to the urban level.
Her personal skills are the taste for teamwork, sense of responsibility and a high capacity of organization. As hobbies she likes to practice sports, especially surf, as well as traveling.
Area of Expertise: Planning of Private Transport Systems and Networks
Angélica graduated in Architecture and Urban Planning in 2012 from the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Porto Alegre/Brazil) and obtained a Master degree in Urban Planning and Territorial Management from Instituto Superior Técnico (Lisbon/Portugal) in 2018.
She has worked professionally in Brazil, Colombia and Portugal in the fields of Architecture, Urban Planning and Design and mapping. She is committed to urban accessibility and mobility, specially the active modes.
Area of Expertise: Urban Planning and Design.
She obtained her BSc in Spatial Planning in 2002, by Instituto Superior Técnico. Began her professional activity in the area of Roadway Project.
Joined TIS in 2007.
Currently performs duties in the area of Traffic Engineering developing projects related to accessibility and traffic impact studies, mainly at the urban level.
In personal terms highlights her capacity to learn and critical sense. In her free time she likes to play outdoor sports, read and travel.
Area of Expertise: Planning of Private Transport Systems and Networks
Master in Civil Engineering (Areas of Expertise: Transports, Systems, Urbanism) since 2015 by Instituto Superior Técnico. His academic work focused in the restructure of logistics processes through simulation models.
Joined TIS in 2015.
While working for TIS he has been focused in Traffic Engineering, namely in the simulation and optimization of road networks.
As for personal skills, he highlights his motivation and his constant eagerness to learn. On his free time he likes travelling, hiking and is interested in music and in the automotive industry.
Area of Expertise: Private Transport Systems and Networks, Traffic Simulation, Logistics
Graduated in Geography and Regional Planning (1991) and Master in Transportation (1995).
He joined TIS in 1992.
Professionally he's experienced in the fields of demand modelling and traffic impacts, planning and design of urban public transport networks, interchanges design or social, environmental benefits of transport investments, marketing, campaigns solutions and benchmarking for urban transport and strategic projects (mobility studies and regional and urban planning). Personally, he stresses his capacity to synthesise to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to problem solving.
Area of Expertise: Public Transport Networks Modelling and Planning, Social and Environmental Benefits, Urban Mobility.
Graduated in Civil Engineer, Post Graduated in Marketing Research and CRM, Master in Transportation.
She joined TIS in 1999.
She has been developing her technical and professional skills through the development of regional and urban transport planning projects, high-speed train exploration models, urban mobility projects and transportation surveys implementation.
Integrated in TIS Quality System, she is one of the Process Managers.
She enjoys challenges, teamwork, commitments, doing more, and best. She is optimist and responsible.
Area of Expertise: Operational Studies, Urban Mobility, Market Research, Mobility Surveys.
Tiago holds a master degree in Civil Engineering granted by the University of Coimbra in 2009 and a master degree in Geographic Information Systems and Science granted by the New University of Lisbon in 2019. He joined TIS in 2019.
Professionally, he has been working in transport planning and modeling, having participated in different municipal mobility plans and other mobility projects in Belgium. From an organizational point of view, he has experience dealing with the organization of traffic counts and parking surveys.
Tiago is committed to open-collaboration with a willingness to learn and improve continuously.
Graduated in Spatial Planning in 2005 by Instituto Superior Técnico and with a post-graduate degree in Mobility Management by Polytechnic University of Catalonia in 2008.
She joined TIS in 2018.
Having worked in Portugal, Spain and the UK, Luciana has international experience in transport studies for public and corporate clients: supply and demand studies for passengers and freight, sustainable mobility and traffic studies; and in transport modelling and geographic information systems. She has also been responsible for the management of quality, environmental and health and safety systems.
She has a highly adaptable personal profile and enjoys teamwork, with a willingness to learn and embrace new challenges.
With its Master in Civil Engineer with Urbanism, Transport and Systems as the field of specialization, made in Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Manuel collaborates with TIS since 2018.
A dynamic, creative and sociable person with progressive experience in different areas of expertise, mainly the modelling and planning of urban transport and mobility systems. He’s first approach on the topic was in a partnership between IST and ANA Aeroportos de Portugal on the “DAISY Project”.
Bold, resilient and always open to new adventures, he is always searching for new ways to improve his knowledge to continuously improve every project he has in hands.
Areas of Expertise: Management, Planning and Developing projects, Modelling.
Degree in International Affairs, Post-graduation in Marketing and Ph.D thesis in International Affairs and Security Studies.
Professionally, he has developed work in marketing and communication in several companies and as had an experience in investment banking.
His professional skills are the taste for teamwork, being always open to new challenges with a high sense of loyalty and responsibility.
Works at TIS since 2017
Areas of expertise: Marketing and international affairs
She obtained her BSc in Spatial Planning in 1999 at Instituto Superior Técnico (Lisbon Technical University), followed by a post degree in Urban and Land Management in 2004 at the same university. She joined TIS team in 2009.
Professionally, she has developed work in the areas of urban and transports planning, mobility and accessibility, with special emphasis on the municipal level.
She has experience in the application of GIS to the analysis of mobility problems. In personal terms, she highlights her teamwork spirit, high motivation and the willingness to learn.
Area of Expertise: Urban and Regional Planning, Accessibility and Urban Mobility, Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Finished her technical studies in library and documentation, at INETE in 2000.
Works at TIS since november 2002 as administrative technician is also responsible for the library.
It is part of the Internal Auditors of Quality Management System team.
In her spare time enjoys lomography, reading, listen to music, traveling and especially being with family and friends.
Graduated in Social Policy in 2002 at the "Universidade Técnica de Lisboa", Faculty of Social and Political Sciences. She has been working at TIS since September 2002 which has technical and administrative functions.
It is part of Stock Exchange of Internal Auditors of Quality Management System.
At a more personal level she shows high communicational skills and a strong team work commitment.
In her spare times she likes to read, cinema and to stay with her family and friends.
Technical Accounting and Management since 2006 by the IEFP -Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional.
Work at TIS since 2006 as the Controller.
The experience in the Financial Area covers both the Treasury and the Billing. Perform the duties inherent to the Administrative and Financial Servicess
Has a good capacity for organization and sense of responsibility, is proactive and has team spirit.
In free time likes to be with family and friends.
Acabou o curso de Técnico Superior em Administração de Sistemas Informáticos em Rede no I.E.S. San Clemente em 2016.
Colabora com a TIS desde Junho de 2018 onde exerce funções nos Serviços de Apoio Informático sendo responsável pela gestão do parque informático da empresa.
Graduated in Social Policy since 1988.
Has a large professional experience in administrative systems and as consultant on professional training. All over these years received specialised training in areas as marketing, personal management, corporate image, public relations.
She is the Chief Executive Officer Deputy and responsible for the administrative management of TIS.
She has also participated on the development of some studies related with Systems of Customer Information.
Area of Expertise: Social Policy and Office Management
TIS activity is centered on its customers. We believe that it is through the challenges we face that we can evolve as a company.
Therefore, it is our priority to satisfy our customer’s needs and create bonds of trust and transparency through the work we do.
These are some of our clients
We have a network of more than 50 partners in more than 30 countries all over the world
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