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
C-Roads Portugal is part of the C-Roads platform which is a platform of Member States working on the deployment of C-ITS services. Cross-border tests will also be conducted with other C-Roads Member States. The overall objective of the Action is to ensure the continuity of secured "Day-1” and “Day-1,5” C-ITS services over the Portuguese TEN-T network and on the urban nodes of Lisbon and Porto. C-Roads Portugal is co-funded by CEF - Connecting Europe Facility
The objective of the Cooperative Streets is to progress, in the framework of the C-Roads Platform, towards the digitalisation and decarbonisation of the transport sector. Focusing in the Portuguese Core network and in 15 Portuguese 13 cities, where Day 1 and Day 1.5 C-ITS services will be implemented in urban context. This project is co-funded by CEF - Connecting Europe Facility
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 4 units, each with its operating area
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 then with 59 member countries.
At TIS.pt, he was a founding partner and CEO, and is currently Chairman. He is also an independent consultant to several international organizations and companies.
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
Graduate in sociology in 1991 and Master in Transport in 2008. Since 1993 she has been involved in transport and urban mobility studies. She is a permanent member of TIS staff since 1996.
She has a vast experience in transport economics and policies, having developed a large number of research and consultancy studies for the European Commission, as well for different multilateral agencies as UNECE, UNDP, World Bank or the EU Parliament. Those studies cover a diversity of subjects along all transport modes, with a particular attention to those related with infrastructure financing, innovation, TEN-T and transport policies.
She is currently the representative of the company near the MaaS Alliance, an international network to promote Mobility as a Service.
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.
Works at TIS since 2018 with a particular focus on UE funded projects in the domains of road and urban digitalization and automation.
Specialization Area: Project Management
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
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.
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 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
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
Graduated in Spatial Planning Engineering by Instituto Superior Técnico – Technical University of Lisbon in 2004 and with a MSc degree in Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics since 2015 by TU Delft – Delft University of Technology.
Professionally, she has experience in different transportation areas, in the public and private sectors, in Portugal and Germany. Her main competences are planning, management and monitorization of road and railway infrastructure projects and development of urban mobility studies.
Joined TIS in 2021.
On a personal level, her ambition is to contribute for a new mobility paradigm, more economical and environmentally more sustainable.
Areas of Expertise: Transport Policies, Urban Mobility
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 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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
BSc in Business Administration from Católica-Lisbon, School of Business and Economics and MSc in Airport Planning and Management from Cranfield University, with a final dissertation on “Investigating the phenomenon of unlicensed business activities within airport landside areas”.
Working with TIS since 2021.
Professional experience in Strategic Consulting, FMCG and Aviation, having covered a wide range of industries and functional areas.
Commercial pilot, with a great passion for the aviation industry and logistics, and keen on exploring and working on other transportation and mobility areas.
Graduated in Civil Engineer, Post Graduated in Marketing Research and CRM, Master in Transportation. She joined TIS in 1999.
As transport planner, she has been developing her technical and professional skills through the development of regional, rural and urban transport planning projects, high-speed train exploration models, urban mobility projects, public transport network planning, environment impact assessment and airport business areas. As market researcher, she has participated in multiple marketing research projects by implementing and moderating qualitative and quantitative. She has also experience in mobility products development (Maas products, apps, transport services). Over the years, she participated in several international studies developed in Europe, Cabo Verde, and Brazil.
Professional Areas: Transport Planning, Urban Mobility, Workplace travel plans, Market research, Mobility Surveys, New Mobility Products.
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)
Graduated in Economics and has a MSc in Economics and Public Policies by ISEG, with a thesis in "Public Policies in the Transport Sector: Sustainability in the Municipality of Lisbon".
Collaborated in the Mobility Survey in the Metropolitan Areas of Oporto and Lisbon.
Working in TIS since 2019, having participated in several studies that include economic analysis (cost-benefit analysis, economic profitability studies, cost-effectiveness analysis and public account) for road, rail, and metro. Has also worked in the revision of the mobility and transport plan helping prepare the public mobility account, among others.
Her areas of interest include projects that promote sustainability in the transport sector and the development of microeconomic tools in analysis methodologies.
Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), and specialized in the field of transports, logistics and systems, focused its master thesis on the “Micro-simulation of check-in operations: case study of Lisbon Airport’s Terminal 1”, a project that lead to its collaboration on the DAISY Project, with the IST and ANA Aeroportos.
Creative, dynamic and communicative, is an integral part of TIS since 2018 where it has not only developed its professional expertise in projects in all things transportation but actively contributes on the innovation of both the company and its projects, serving as proof the progress in the fields of programming and data science through R and SQL.
Adding to the specific professional experience, its initiative and proactivity in different projects and fields induced a steady progress of its transversal competencies like project management, communication skills, among others. It is his believe that a conscious disruption of the existing dogmas and practices, with technology at its side, is the vehicle to move us forward.
Attended a Marketing and Communication degree at IADE and has had technical-professional training in management, documentation, and library.
Works in TIS since November 2002, and since June 2018 is the Head of Administrative Services, also having responsibilities within the company's Commercial and Management Process.
Has a relevant experience in the preparation and monitoring of all documentation related with the legal aspects of Public Contracts, both at national and international level.
Certified as an Internal Auditor under ISO 9001: 2015 norm and is part of the Internal Auditors Group for the company’s Quality Management System.
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.
Finance, Banking and Insurance Technician since 2012 by IEFP -Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional in association with Universiade Autónoma de Lisboa.
With a professional experience, covered by the areas Treasury, Billing and perform the duties inherent to the Administrative Services.
He has a good capacity for organization, spirit of cooperation and sense of responsibility.
He works in TIS, since 2020 were he has Administrative functions.
Senior Technician in Network Computer Systems Administration at E.S. San Clemente de Santiago de Compostela since 2016.
Professionally, he has many experience in technical support to companies in a different sectors such as System Administrator, Database Administrator, and Content Management System Administrator.
Works at TIS since 2018 with functions in the Computer Support Services and is responsible for the management, planning and implementation of improvements to the company's IT infrastructure.
PhD in International Affairs, with a Post-graduation in Marketing. Professionally, he has developed work in marketing and communication in several companies and as had an experience in investment banking.
Works at TIS since 2017, having participated in Transport Planning projects, namely in Quality Management and Transport and Mobility Surveys.
Currently is the Head Human Resources and Quality.
Areas of expertise: International Affairs, Marketing and Human Resources.
With a degree in Social Policy since 1988, she complemented her studies in Human Resources in the area of psychological counseling and career development.
She has been a TIS collaborator since 1992 and has extensive experience in implementing administrative management systems, she has performed functions in the Quality (ISO 9001- Process Management), marketing, Human Resources management and public relations areas. She was Manager of Quality between 2012 and 2020, it is also Internal Auditor (ISO 19011) and was co-responsible for the implementation of the Quality Management System of the company.
It currently operates in Human Resources and Quality Service.
Specialization Area: Social Policy, Administrative Management, Quality.
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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