The American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal Awards A-to-Be the “AmCham Tributes”

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By Thinking Highways October 19, 2017 15:21

The American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal Awards A-to-Be the “AmCham Tributes”


The goal of the American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal with the AmCham’s Tributes is to annually honor and distinguish companies that have contributed significantly to enhance the business and commercial relationship between Portugal and the USA. A-to-Be®, with specific recent deliveries and achievements in the US market, was awarded for this year’s tribute.

The winners were officially announced at a formal dinner held at the Ritz Hotel in Lisbon. The event was chaired by the President of the Portuguese Republic, Prof. Dr. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa and the US Ambassor to Portugal, Mr. George Glass, who congratulated the three companies for the strong investments made in the United States, recognizing “the eforts to enhance prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic”.

A-to-Be is Brisa’s newest commercial brand, acting as Brisa group technological company for the mobility market. With a clear vision to become a worldwide reference in mobility solutions, A-to-Be® positioned the United States of America as one of its top target market in the internationalization endeavour.

Brisa group has kept a long and continuous relation with the US. Founding Brisa Innovation in the US was crucial to establish a fruitful business relationship network in the fields of mobility and intelligent transportation systems. At the same time, A-to-Be conducted pilot projects and new concepts demonstration for vehicle-to-infrastructure communication in the US, years in advance of today’s mainstream theme of connected and autonomous vehicles. It chose to do so in the US envisioning this market as the leader for major breakthroughs in the mobility and vehicle connectivity.

The business opportunities pursued led to multiple projects won by A-to-Be in the recent past. Similarly, contracts recently won encouraged the official launch of this newest commercial brand A-to-Be in the US market, enhancing and promising strong business and commercial relationships between the countries.

Thinking Highways
By Thinking Highways October 19, 2017 15:21