Pedro Oliveira is an Associate Professor at CATÓLICA-LISBON School of Business and Economics and an International Faculty Fellow at MIT Sloan School of Management. Pedro is the director of the doctoral programme in Technological Change and Entrepreneurship jointly offered by Católica-Lisbon, IST and Carnegie Mellon University. He is also director of the Advanced Program in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management (PAEGI); and the Advanced Program in Telecommunications and Information Technologies (PAGETTI).

He is co-founder PPL of Crowdfunding Portugal and founder of Patient Innovation, an international, multilingual nonprofit social network for patients and caregivers of any disease to share their innovations in a collaborative way.