Cláudia, graduated in 2007 at Estoril School of Hospitality and Tourism (ESHTE) has beenworking on event management and production since 2002.
Cláudia was a live production assistant on TVI's Sunday afternoons, worked for companieson brand activation, children's entertainment and, while studying, also managed andorganised academic events.
Further on, Cláudia worked 8 years in the largest tourism company in Portugal, focused onMeetings & Incentives at Top Atlântico. During this time, she dealt with corporate eventsacross the globe as well as in her home country.
At the same time, her activity as a freelance event producer, started growing throughoutmultiple collaborations, of which is important to underline her role on the audiencemanagement of more than 5 editions of NOS Alive festival (biggest music festival inPortugal), as well as in Altice Arena (largest venue in town).
ESHTE invited Cláudia in 2004, to became a deputy professor in the scientific areas ofmanagement, tourism and leisure, teaching undergraduate and master's courses related toevent organisation and strategic event management. In this academic path, Cláudia alsoinvests in scientific research around this area.
2015 was the birth of MUD.E - Which rapidly turned to be a prestigious and recognisedevents agency specialised on productions for the corporate market, with Cláudia leadingthe company since then.
On March 2020, just in the middle of the pandemic, she launched an idea that was beendeveloped since 2015: The 1st Portuguese digital database of venues seen by the eyes of anevent manager: VenuesPortugal.pt was born.
With 4 people connected to events and their academia, she gave voice to EventCast - TheEvents Podcast. Thus, in January 2022, another “baby” was born by her hands that aims toshare and give visibility to all those who work hard in this event industry. The purpose is tocontribute to spread the knowledge of all the professionals that go on air, among curiouspeople, professionals and, above all, young students.