Vitor Pereira


More than 24 years dedicated to journalism and communication sector. Since 2008, dedicated to Tourism/Travel, Cities and Smart Regions communication, information and strategy. 

Working with associations, municipalities and other institutional (public and private) entities in Portugal and other countries as a “communication, ideas and messages organization expert, new projects and business ideas mentor for sustainable, social and economic development”. 

Blogger and contributor in Portugal, Amsterdam, London, EUA, Canada and Spain at own content platform called “Smart Cities Online”. Co-Founder/Head of Strategy in CONTEUDO CHAVE a Communication, Innovation and Creative Agency, one of the pioneers in Portugal, dedicated to digital marketing and Augmented Reality technology. Co-Founder/Director of SMART TRAVEL Event (Portugal). Co-Founder/Director of ZOOM SMART CITIES event (Portugal). Co-Founder/Director of SMART FUNCHAL event (Portugal) Founder of Lisbon Smart City – Network of Stakeholders for the Region of Lisbon Founder of Detroit Smart City – A new platform to “Feel the spirit”. 

Coordinator of Portuguese Journal of Smart Cities till 2017 (still senior consultant and contributor). Co-Founder and Secretary of CLUSTER SMART CITIES PORTUGAL; Co-founder of ZOOM GLOBAL SMART CITIES a ‘gnostic’ association with heart and soul for the future. Awarded with the prize of Personality of the Year Smart Cities Live 2015, for the first time within the frame of the Green Business Week, an initiative of the AIP Foundation. 

Winner of THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD 1st edition 2018, an initiative from “Smart to Future” (Uk’s Smart Cities event) that received over 40 applications.