The attribution of the University of Minho Spin-off status is given to enterprise projects that hold close ties to departments or research centres of this university. This status aims to create companies that are able to exploit research results generated by scientific activities conducted by academia, including researchers, research fellows and grad students
This brand represents the transference of knowledge generated within the University of Minho by exercising an economic activity with high potential for growth. Under its policy of enhancing knowledge, the University of Minho encourages the creation of companies that result from research in science and technology. KEEP SOLUTIONS attained the University of Minho Spin-off status in May 2008.