Ares, a resident startup of the Coppe/UFRJ Business Incubator that develops virtual reality environments, made the headlines of the Brazilian magazine Pequenas Empresas & Grandes Negócios. You can read the news article here.
Vallourec’s Competence Center Rio, a resident at the Park, is organizing a lecture called “Entrepreneurship, innovation and technology transfer” that will be given by Professor Maria Luísa Coutinho de Almeida (School of Engineering of the University of Lisbon). The lecture will take place from 1:30 pm until 4:00 pm at the auditorium of the company’s […]
On March 8, the UFRJ Science Park is hosting a lecture called “The dawning of hydrogen energy” which will be given by professor Paulo Emílio Valadão de Miranda (Coppe’s Metal and Materials Engineering Program). The event is free of charge and is part of a series of lectures about technology that the Park currently organizes. […]
On February 1st, the UFRJ Science Park welcomed the company Nexa (former Votorantim Metais) for a presentation lecture of the Mining Lab. This is an open innovation program that searches for solutions for challenges in the mining sector and metallurgy. The program is equity free and aims to qualify good suppliers of technology or partners […]
The resident startup CUG Consultoria has developed a calculator for pricing renovation services, such as the costs of material and labor. The calculator made the headlines of O Globo newspaper last weekend. You can read the news article here.
Projects by the company Lemobs, a COPPE/UFRJ Business Incubator resident, and projects by PROMEC – resident at the UFRJ Science Park, were pre-selected for the Support of Innovation Projects in Engineering tender financed by FAPERJ (Foundation for Research Support of the State of Rio de Janeiro).
On September 22, the Science Park participated in an event organized by the Consulate of the United States in Rio de Janeiro. “Startup and Innovation in Brazil” took place at the Museum of Tomorrow and gathered entities that support entrepreneurship, such as Sebrae, Fábrica de Startup and Oito (Incubator of telecom Oi). They discussed weaknesses […]
Last month, the UFRJ Science Park was granted the Self-Audit Certificate, which is given to institutions that implement management systems following the international management standards as well as the Self-Audit Model of Coppe/UFRJ. Certification was carried out by Coppe-Q, which used the following ISO standards (International Organization for Standardization): NBR ISO 9001:2015 (quality), NBR ISO […]
Despite its scientific development, Brazil occupies 69th ranking place in innovation among 141 countries. Why doesn’t Brazil improve if it is common knowledge that societies only achieve social and economic justice when they promote the generation of goods and products that are based on knowledge? The CEO of UFRJ Science Park, José Carlos Pinto has published […]
On August 30, the Park promoted the third edition of a program called Parque Sangue Bom (“Good Blood” Park), which corresponds to a partnership between Hemorio and Coppetec Foundation for stimulating blood donation. A total of 62 units of blood were collected.