Carlos Martins

Carlos Martins is the founder and managing partner of Opium Lda, a cultural and creative planning company and chairman of ADDICT - Agency for the Development of the Creative Industries. Previously, he has been the executive director of Porto 2.0 - Festival for the New City and of “Festival do Norte” – Regional Tourism Agency Cultural festival.

He is the author, of the macroeconomic survey Development of a Creative Industries Cluster in the Northern Region, was the Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture 2012 Chief Executive Officer, the cultural programme manager for Euro 2004, and was Deputy Mayor in charge of Culture, Tourism and Economic Development at Municipality of Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal from 1999-2006.

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