Opendata, web and dolomites



Total Cost €


EC-Contrib. €






 NUADA project word cloud

Explore the words cloud of the NUADA project. It provides you a very rough idea of what is the project "NUADA" about.

recognition    award    msds    alternative    manufacturing    successfully    immense    shares    glove    imagine    regulated    sectors    hand    market    usa    public    innovation    patent    metrics    labour    connected    variety    quarter    negative    gloves    reportedly    1m    pain    techcrunch    special    nearly    suffering    5m    107    price    equipped    wearable    originated    grow    customers    accelerators    2014    health    components    safety    tendons    skeletal    patented    disabilities    stroke    life    competitive    injury    600k    function    arthritis    sum    seamlessly    bioinspired    wrist    raised    nuada    relief    accelerator    hax    manipulation    limitations    professionals    fatigue    awards    until    largely    pathologies    job    disorders    healthcare    people    2030    data    successful    worn    influence    patients    mobility    disease    simultaneous    huge    intelligent    cup    tracking    collect    prevents    retail    winning    frequent    mean    beachhead    world    entry    more    founded    prevention    functionally    artificial    quality    compensates    pending    50    microsoft    musculo   

Project "NUADA" data sheet

The following table provides information about the project.


Organization address
city: BRAGA
postcode: 4700 312
website: n.a.

contact info
title: n.a.
name: n.a.
surname: n.a.
function: n.a.
email: n.a.
telephone: n.a.
fax: n.a.

 Coordinator Country Portugal [PT]
 Project website
 Total cost 71˙429 €
 EC max contribution 50˙000 € (70%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.2.1.1. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies - Information and Communication Technologies (ICT))
2. H2020-EU.2.3.1. (Mainstreaming SME support, especially through a dedicated instrument)
 Code Call H2020-SMEINST-1-2016-2017
 Funding Scheme SME-1
 Starting year 2017
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2017-12-01   to  2018-05-31


Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    NUADA, LDA PT (BRAGA) coordinator 50˙000.00


 Project objective

Hand and wrist Musculo-skeletal Disorders, largely originated by pathologies such as arthritis or stroke, are more and more frequent. There are around 107,5M people reportedly suffering from any type of hand-related MSDs in the EU and the USA and the number is expected to grow by nearly 50% until 2030. This type of disease is cause of huge limitations and pain and a strong negative influence in the patients quality of life. NUADA was founded in 2014 to solve this problem by bringing to market an award-winning patent-pending glove that prevents and compensates manipulation disabilities. The gloves beyond state-of-the-art technology is composed by special built-in bioinspired artificial tendons that support the hand when functionally required and are connected to a patented system that is worn on the users’ wrist. In addition to the hand function support, the NUADA glove is equipped with tracking components that collect users’ metrics and shares the data with the user and/or healthcare professionals. We have successfully raised over 600k€ of funding and nearly 1M€ in public funding for R&D, having obtained recognition by some of the world’s most relevant innovation awards and accelerators such as the Microsoft Imagine Cup, the HAX accelerator and TechCrunch. Due to the immense variety of potential applications for our technology we have defined labour related injury prevention as our beachhead market (i.e. in the manufacturing and retail sectors) while simultaneous aiming for an entry in the more regulated, but highly promising, healthcare market. NUADA’s customers get a more intelligent, more capable, user-friendly, seamlessly wearable glove for about one quarter of the price of the most competitive alternative. The successful market entry of the NUADA glove will mean injury prevention, fatigue relief, increased job safety and hand mobility, in sum, a better health and life quality for its users.

Are you the coordinator (or a participant) of this project? Plaese send me more information about the "NUADA" project.

For instance: the website url (it has not provided by EU-opendata yet), the logo, a more detailed description of the project (in plain text as a rtf file or a word file), some pictures (as picture files, not embedded into any word file), twitter account, linkedin page, etc.

Send me an  email ( and I put them in your project's page as son as possible.

Thanks. And then put a link of this page into your project's website.

The information about "NUADA" are provided by the European Opendata Portal: CORDIS opendata.

More projects from the same programme (H2020-EU.2.1.1.;H2020-EU.2.3.1.)

scanvid (2017)

ScanVid - One-Click Integrated Access to Product-related Digital Content

Read More  

Radiation detector (2018)

Novel radioactive radiation technology feasibility verification

Read More  

OE Scan (2018)

A next generation diagnostic device that effectively screens for breast cancer in all tissue types, without the use of ionising radiation

Read More