This afternoon, ISEG gave thanks for the life of Professor António Simões Lopes, who passed away in December, 2012. He was a professor and researcher at ISEG, and had been the Rector of Universidade Técnica de Lisboa.
The following spoke during the ceremony: Professor Mário Caldeira ( Dean of ISEG), Professor Manuel Mira Godinho (Chairman of the Scientific Council of ISEG), and also Professors José da Silva Costa (FEP), António Romão (ISEG) and José Cadima Ribeiro (UMinho).
Also present at the ceremony were the Vice-Dean of Universidade Lisboa (Professor Luís Ferreira), the Head of the Order of Economistas (Rui Leão Martinho), and other ex-colleagues.
During the ceremomy, which took place ion the Board Room of ISEG, a portrait of Professor António Simões Lopes was unveiled, which was painted by Jorge Cruz.