Celebration of Bateria do IT at TIM’s headquarter

Published in April 22, 2019

At Tuesday, April 16, the Bateria do Instituto TIM celebrated in a high style and in the company of TIM employees a great achievement of the company: The Prêmio Anatel de Acessibilidade em Telecomunicações 2019 (Anatel Award for Accessibility in Telecommunications 2019), granted by the National Telecommunications Agency. The presentation took place at TIM headquarters in Rio de Janeiro (RJ). The company that wins the first place in the Accessibility Ranking of the agency receives the Anatel Award. This ranking […]

Registrations for AWC 2019 are open

Published in April 16, 2019

College students interested in transforming their Final Projects in startups with technological basis may already register in the Academic Working Capital 2019 program. Students must perform a pre-registration via AWC’s website and submit their respective proposals and documents by 04/22. The registered teams may contain up to four people, above the age of 18 and enrolled in any graduation field. The team leader must be in the last year of the course and his or her Final Project must be […]

AWC: Startup wins $ 25,000 in a USA’s event

Published in April 12, 2019

Last Friday, April 5, the startup AquaLuz, a participant in the Academic Working Capital program in 2018, was one of the champions of HackBrazil 2019, a competition that brings together technology-based companies focused on solving Brazilian social problems. AquaLuz, which came in second place, took home a $ 25,000 prize. The first place was the startup Blue, which uses Artificial Intelligence technologies to calculate the risk of chronic diseases. In all, 400 startups have signed up for HackBrazil. The top […]

Musicians of Bateria watch Cirque du Soleil

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On March 27, members of Bateria do Instituto TIM had the opportunity to watch Cirque Du Soleil’s “OVO” show in Rio de Janeiro. The show became even more special with the presence of actor and singer Jonathan Azevedo, invited by TIM to accompany the group throughout the event. Everyone who participated in the presentation of Bateria in the pre-Carnival of Rio this year received the invitation. People with disabilities and minors could bring a guardian so that no one needed […]

Garatéa: The experiment goes to space in July

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The Falcon 9 rocket, contracted by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which will take the scientific experiment that won the  Garatéa-ISS project, supported by the Instituto TIM, to space, is due to be launched in early July. The experiment “Capillarity vs. Gravity in the Filtration Process”, made by students of the 2nd year of the Secondary School of the Federal Institute of Santa Catarina (Xanxerê – SC), will fly to the International Space Station (ISS) and there, will […]

Registration open for IT-OBMEP 2019 Scholarships

Published in March 15, 2019

Young people who are entering the university and have been gold, silver or bronze medalists in any edition of the Brazilian Public School Math Olympics (OBMEP) can already apply for the 2019 edition of Instituto TIM-OBMEP Scholarships. This is the 5th edition of the initiative, a partnership between the Instituto TIM and the National Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IMPA), which allows young talents in mathematics with limited financial resources to attend Higher Education. Entries must be made on […]

Bateria do Instituto TIM in the Rio’s pre-Carnival

Published in February 28, 2019

Last Saturday, February 23, Bateria do Instituto TIM entertained the small revelers of Mini Bloco, a children’s pre-Carnival block of the Tijuca neighborhood, in Rio de Janeiro-RJ. The presentation took place at Praça Xavier de Brito and gathered hundreds of children and their families. It is already the fourth time that Bateria is invited to play with Mini Bloco: they also played in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Children’s songs were included in the repertoire such as “O cravo brigou com […]

Bateria plays in Rio’s pre-Carnival for the 4th time

Published in February 21, 2019

This Saturday, February 23, Bateria do Instituto TIM will entertain the small revelers of Mini Bloco, a children’s pre-Carnival block of the Tijuca neighborhood, in Rio de Janeiro-RJ. The presentation will take place at Praça Xavier de Brito, starting at 10am, and should gather around 3,000 people, including children and their families. This is the fourth time Bateria do Instituto TIM is invited to play with the Mini Bloco. The repertoire will be formed by children’s songs, samba classics and […]

AWC Startups are finalists at Harvard competition

Published in February 20, 2019

Three startups participating in the Academic Working Capital program in 2018 are finalists of the HackBrazil competition, which awards innovative technological solutions that seek to solve the main problems in Brazil. The three startups – Aqualuz, Helidrop and NextCam – will now participate in the final phase of the contest, which will include a pitch at the Brazil Conference at Harvard & MIT, between April 5, 6, and 7 in Boston, United States. The winner will take home BRL 75,000 […]

Family makes a difference for OBMEP medalists

Published in August 21, 2018

Among the medalists of the Brazilian Public School Math Olympics (OBMEP) who receive the Instituto TIM-OBMEP Scholarships, there are some who have always liked Mathematics, others who enjoy Mathematics later in school, and others who like it very much of diverse subjects, not only of exact ones. But, one characteristic is frequent among fellows: family influence – a relative who enjoys Mathematics, for example – makes it easy for the young person to be apt for discipline. This is the […]