Evora, Portugal –International business incubator Empowered Startups announced today the opening of its new office in Evora, Portugal.

As the leading provider of business incubation for Canada Startup Visa participants, and a cornerstone of Portugal’s HQA Visa program, Empowered Startups is an Innovative Startup Incubator and foundry headquartered in Canada. With offices in Canada, France, the United States and Portugal, Empowered trains/mentors/ and networks entrepreneurs to successfully launch new businesses in diverse markets. As a foundry they also conceive, build and launch products and solutions.

The new office space in Portugal is meant to serve as Empowered’s headquarters in Alentejo province, which is rapidly becoming a tech hub and is one of the first official Smart Cities in the European Union.

Empowered Startups is recognized by the Canadian Government as a designated start-up business incubator and is known internationally for growing ideas into sustainable businesses using both a virtual and on-site model. Empowered’s training tools and mentorship are used and recognized by leading global university labs, startup incubators, and innovation hubs.