Category: Por dentro do Parque

17/01/2018

On Tuesday, January 9, the UFRJ Science Park kick started its planning of events for 2018 with two lectures about programs for innovative startups. At 2 pm. at the Park’s auditorium, the logistics company VLI presented a program for open innovation called Inova VLI which is looking for solutions in several areas of the company. […]

17/01/2018

On Tuesday, January 2, the Coppe/UFRJ Business Incubator launched a tender with continuous stream to select new companies. The call aims at startups which develop technology-based products or services, with a high level of innovation and an interaction potential with the university. The selected companies will have at their disposal a private room, access to […]

17/01/2018

Twist, a resident company at the UFRJ Science Park, is participating in the exhibition “AYA and its world of creative artificial intelligences” at the Lab of Tomorrow’s Activities – LAA, a place for experiments at the Museum of Tomorrow. The company was responsible for implementing, fine-tuning and installing Artificial Intelligence experiments with playful, educational and […]

08/12/2017

The UFRJ Science Park has welcomed a Russian committee yesterday: Grigory Ivliev, Rospapent’s president (Russian intellectual property office), Alexey Smetnev, a representative of the Russian Consulate in Rio de Janeiro, Rafaela Guerrante and Renata Ribas (Brazilian Industrial Property Institute (INPI)). The group held a meeting with the Park’s CEO, José Carlos Pinto, and visited LabOceano […]

08/12/2017

On November 23, the UFRJ Science Park welcomed a group of students from schools at the Maré favela community in Rio de Janeiro. The initiative is part of a project called “Maré Olímpica” organized by resident companies of the Park and whose goal is to stimulate student participation in the Brazilian Olympiad of Mathematics in […]

08/12/2017

The UFRJ Science Park made the headlines of a report in O Globo published on November 26, with the News of the arrival of L´Oréal, Ambev and Farmanguinhos/Fiocruz research centers. Besides the large companies, the Park believes in the development and speeding up of startups. Check the complete report in the link

08/12/2017

Tomorrow, December 7, Coppe/UFRJ Business Incubator welcomed investors and entrepreneurs in an event that presented startups with high growth potential and economic feasibility. Using an unprecedented model in the market, the activity has be divided into three rounds: Demoday Investment, aiming at attracting investors; Demoday Researchers, during which projects with business potential has be presented; and […]

08/11/2017

After five years as a resident company at the COPPE/UFRJ Business Incubator, Twist joins the Science Park’s team, which has now 72 resident institutions – 16 large companies, 9 small and medium-sized ones, 9 laboratories, and 37 startups. Twist is a data science company, specialized in integration and data processing, utilizing computational intelligence and, while […]

08/11/2017

Until December 15, 2017, registrations are open for the prize Ações Afirmativas (Affirmative Actions) of UFRJ, a partnership with UFRJ Pro-Rectory of Post-Graduate studies and Research (PR 2) and the UFRJ Science Park. The project aims to support the best academic works developed in the UFRJ postgraduate programs. They should have a social impact and […]

08/11/2017

The 27th Anprotec Conference, organized by the UFRJ Science Park, attracted 865 people from 24 different Brazilian states and from 9 different countries from October 23 to 26. The event offered several activities, among which minicourses, e-book releases, 5 plenary sessions, as well as a series of presentations of studies. The event had its closing […]