Monthly Archives: April 2017
On March 21, the Park’s CEO, José Carlos Pinto, participated in a seminar titled “Local content in the oil industry: problem or solution?” that was promoted by Coppe together with the Institute of Economy (UFRJ).
The Park’s CEO, José Carlos Pinto, became vice-president of the Committee on Science, Technology and Innovation of the Trade Association of Rio de Janeiro (ACRJ). The Science Park is a permanent member of this association and plays an important role as creator of jobs and businesses in Rio de Janeiro.
Over 50 people visited the UFRJ Science Park in March 2017, namely researchers from Tokyo University (Japan), representatives of Germany’s innovation scene as well as local students and researchers.
On March 20, over 70 units of blood were collected during the second Campaign for Blood Donation organized by the UFRJ Science Park together with Hemorio. Entrepreneurs and workers of the laboratories and resident companies of the Science Park and of the COPPE/UFRJ Business Incubator as well as members of other institutions located in the […]
The CrowdRio Program, a partnership between the UFRJ Science Park and Telefônica Open Future had 24 projects registered. At the end of the selection process 10 IoT and digital technology startups will be chosen. Final results will be announced on May 31. The program will last until one year, during which the startups will be […]
The COPPE/UFRJ Business Incubator opened a call for tenders to select new companies focused on technology and innovation. Applications can be submitted until May 26, 2017 and details can be found at the institution website. The proposals presented should meet the following criteria: the product or service developed by the companies must be innovative, the […]
On April 12, the UFRJ Science Park launches its strategic plan containing the operation guidelines for the next 30 years. The plan will be presented during an event where there will be a debate on the role of innovation for the development of Brazil. The roundtable will bring together the following participants: the rector of […]