The strategic objective of creating knowledge and to contribute to the advance of state of the art in science and technology for the Information and Knowledge Society, targets the following key research areas: Computer Graphics and Multimedia and Information Systems Research. These research areas set the structure for the groups organization.

The ADETTI-IUL’s core activities are:

Research activities are also performed in transversal or emerging themes (open source, infrastructures and grids, etc). Most of these lateral research activities are performed within the key groups, until a new group may become autonomous.