setepes_logo_branco_fundo_rosaFounded in 1998, SETEPÉS is a private company of the cultural and creative sector (ICC) that provides services in the following areas:

  • Consulting for cultural and creative industries;
  • Cultural and creative projects design;
  • Cultural management;
  • Training (culture and creativity)
  • Editing management.

Throughout its 15 years of activity SETEPÉS has provided consulting to cultural policies, strategies and management; has developed master plans for cultural facilities; has carried out studies and performance management; has developed projects and cultural events; has carried out diagnosis to training needs and vocational training programs; has set up exhibitions and educational projects; has developed communication projects for science and carried out editorial management; and has held workshops and conferences.

It works for a great variety of organizations – Municipalities, Museums, Theatres, Cultural Centres, European Cultural Capitals, Foundations, Universities, Entrepreneurial Associations, Regional Authorities, Development Agencies and Private Companies.

It has been accredited by DGERTsince 2002
It is a Full Member of ENCATC– European Network of Culture Administration Training Centre
It is an Organization Member of CHRC – Cultural Human Resources Council
It is an Associated Member of ADDICT– Agency for the Development of the Creative Industries in the Northern Region of Portugal.
It is the Office in Portugal of the  “A Soul for Europe” in Portugal, and the coordinator of the project Cities&Regions.

Henrique Praça, (Director)

Susana Marques, (Director)

Jonathan Costa, (Project Manager)