Vitor Pereira

Vitor Pereira

Smart Cities Pioneer & Visionary (Miracle Aligner)


More than 24 years dedicated to journalism and communication sector.

First individual Awarded with the prize of Personality of the Year Smart Cities Live 2015 within the frame of the Green Business Week, an initiative of the AIP Foundation.

Winner of THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD, an initiative from “Smart to Future” (Uk’s Smart Cities event) that received over 40 applications for this award, 7 nominees were shortlisted and more than 2000 voters decided the award recognizing the work promoting and building networks and strategies for smart cities in Portugal and around the world.

Since 2008, tightly connected with new ICT projects in key sectors like Tourism/Travel, Cities, and Smart Regions and, of course, communication, information, and strategy.

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 (until 2017)

Co-Founder/Director of SMART TRAVEL Event (Portugal).

Co-Founder/Director of ZOOM SMART CITIES event (Portugal) one of the most creative and innovative Smart Cities events in Europe.

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”.

Delegate in Portugal for the Smart City Business Institute (Barcelona).

Coordinator of Smart Cities Portuguese magazine till 2017 (still a senior consultant and contributor).

Business developer and VP for the new Tao (path) for Smart Cities based on ancient Chinese philosophy: OU YA DAO (Europe/China Path) linking business, investors, research, and cities through human values.

Co-founder of ZOOM GLOBAL SMART CITIES a ‘gnostic’ association with heart and soul for the future.