Monthly Archives: May 2017
On May 3, the UFRJ Science Park welcomed a group of Math teachers and school principals from Complexo da Maré (a favela in the north zone of Rio de Janeiro). The event is part of the initiative taken by the Park together with a resident company, Neopath, who established a partnership with the 4th Regional […]
PROMEC, a resident company at the Park that has graduated from Coppe/UFRJ Business Incubator, established a partnership with VLI – Valor da Logística Integrada (the logistics branch of VALE), in which they will develop a Project that aims to analyze the hydromechanics stability of large bulk carriers when they operate in rainy days.
Come travel with us and meet the UFRJ Science Park! You can be the pilot of the 360 degree flight that was developed by Lamce Coppe, one of the Park’s lab: https://youtu.be/t0oHYaP7ObI.
On April 12, the UFRJ Science Park launched its strategic planning for the following 30 years. The document presented, which took eight months to be prepared, sought to design the future of the institution and defined new challenges and transformations, among which is the definition of a new Mission, Vision for the Future and Positioning. […]
Registrations are now open for the 27th Anprotec Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovative Environments, which will be held on October 23-26 in Rio de Janeiro. The event is organized by Anprotec (Brazilian Association of Science Parks and Business Incubators) and Sebrae (Brazilian Service of Support to Micro and Small Companies). This year, the UFRJ Science […]
Until May 26, 2017, COPPE/UFRJ Business Incubator is accepting registrations for the selection of new companies focused on technology and innovation. Proposals should meet the following criteria: the product or service offered by the company should be innovative; the company should interact with UFRJ and prove technical and economic feasibility. Candidates should schedule an interview […]
From May to July, 2017, 25 teams of entrepreneurs will participate in the Lean Startup Program, a project which aims at qualifying startups as well as training a group of instructors from Rio de Janeiro’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, utilizing an innovative methodology. This is the first edition of the program in Rio, and it will last […]
From May 26 – 28, 2017, Rio de Janeiro will host the Hacking Health event, a global movement which gathers health, technology, and entrepreneurship professionals in a hackathon to reflect upon the health system. Created in Canada in 2012, Hacking Health is present in 21 countries and has already generated more than 650 projects and […]