Category: Destaques diversos


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 […]


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 […]


The partnership between the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Fiocruz to install in the Science Park a Center of National Reference in Pharmochemistry of the Farmanguinhos/Fiocruz Drugs Institute made the headlines of GloboNews. The partnership will enable the development, in a pilot scale, of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (IFAs – Insumos Farmacêuticos Ativos). Farmanguinhos […]


The UFRJ Science Park and Telefônica Open Future established a partnership to create a crowdworking space for digital entrepreneurs. The program aims at fostering Rio de Janeiro’s innovation ecosystem through an entrepreneurial action within the Park’s environment to stimulate the development of new technology-based innovating businesses. Crowd Rio, as the program is named, will be […]


The UFRJ Science Park, the PUCRS Science and Technology Park (Tecnopuc), and the Digital Port from Recife, signed an agreement to create a Softlanding program. An unprecedented partnership in Brazil, it aims at enabling the exchange between companies located within the innovative environments of parks in Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro and Recife. Each park […]


The UFRJ Science Park participated in the 26th Conference of the Brazilian Association of Science Parks and Business Incubators – Anprotec (Associação Nacional de Entidades Promotoras de Empreendimentos Inovadores), one of the country’s largest events of entrepreneurship and innovation. The conference happened from October 17 to 20, in Fortaleza, and brought together representatives from science […]