Agentes publishes research data

Published in February 26, 2016

The Agentes da Transformação project, carried out by Instituto TIM in partnership with Pereira Passos Institute (IPP), organized an event to publish the data of the survey held in 2015 on the youth of the pacified communities of Rio de Janeiro. On February 25, in the Art Museum of Rio de Janeiro (MAR), about 75 guests learned about the result of the work done by the young scholarship students in the third edition of the project. The audience was made […]

VcSBC wins Governarte Awards 2015

Published in January 13, 2016

The app VcSBC, from São Bernardo do Campo (SP), was one of the five award-winning initiatives at the contest Governarte 2015: Prêmio Eduardo Campos, held by the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB). The app is a deploy of the ZUP platform, developed by Instituto TIM, and competed against 94 initiatives from cities in Latin America and the Caribbean. In its third year, the Governarte contest rewarded the best and most innovative public management practices by local city administrations. VcSBC won the […]

Instituto TIM expands operations

Published in January 8, 2016

In the year 2015, Instituto TIM expanded the number of partners and beneficiaries through their initiatives. Instituto TIM’s 11 projects involved 240 cities, 25 states and the Federal District; three ministries, 43 departments of Education and more than 1,400 public schools; 6,300 teachers and 185,000 students. The partner network also has two agencies of the United Nations (UN), municipal and state departments, universities, federal institutions, development agencies and non-profit organizations. One of the outstanding initiatives of the year was the […]

Graduation of students of Agents

Published in December 21, 2015

On December 17 took place the graduation of 120 scholarship students who participated in 2015 in the Agentes da Transformação project, carried out by the Instituto TIM in partnership with Instituto Pereira Passos (IPP). About 200 people attended the event, held at the auditorium of the Rio Art Museum, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ). All young people received certificates for participating in the project. Lídia Vales, chief of staff of IPP, Andrea Pulici, director of Special Projects of IPP and […]

AWC promotes Investment Fair

Published in December 18, 2015

The 2015 edition of the Academic Working Capital program ended with the AWC Investment Fair, held on December 17 at the Technological Park of the state of São Paulo. After three days of preparation at Workshop III, the groups had the opportunity to present their projects to investors and guests. The President of the Instituto TIM, Manoel Horacio, visited the stands of all groups and opened the event. “I was extremely excited to see the presentation of their ideas,” he […]

AWC: Pitches training close Workshop

Published in December 17, 2015

The last day of Workshop III of the Academic Working Capital program in 2015 was dedicated to the preparation of pitches that students would present at the AWC Investment Fair, scheduled for the next day. During the whole day on December 16, the groups attended lectures, trained their presentations and visited the place where the Fair will take place. Workshop III started on December 14 and is being held at the auditorium and rooms of the Mechanical and Naval Engineering […]

AWC: Sales and patent on the 2nd day

Published in December 16, 2015

The second day of Workshop III of the Academic Working Capital program had as its theme Marketing, Sales and Operations (see what happened on the first day). The panels on December 15 were opened by the program content coordinator, Diogo Dutra, who spoke to participants about sales channels and strategies. Diogo explained ways to price the product, measure sales expectations and acquire and retain customers. Miguel Chaves, partner at consulting in innovation and design firm CAOS Focado and founder of […]

AWC: Workshop III starts in São Paulo

Published in December 15, 2015

On the morning of December 14, started in São Paulo (SP) the Workshop III of the Academic Working Capital program – a Instituto TIM initiative that supports undergraduate students who want to turn their final projects into a business. For three days, members of the groups participating in 2015 attend lectures, make exercises and dynamics and prepare presentations for the AWC Investments Fair, on December 17. The AWC Workshop III will be held from December 14 to 16 at the […]

TFC pays tribute to teachers in Ceará

Published in December 14, 2015

About 150 people attended the annual conclusion of the TIM Faz Ciência program and the ceremony of the TIM Faz Ciência Award in Fortaleza (CE), on December 11. The event was attended by municipal Assistant Secretary of Education of Fortaleza, Márcia Campos, the municipal Secretary of Education of Aquiraz (CE), Terezinha Holanda, pedagogical coordinator of the Municipal Department of Education of Aquiraz, Sandra Dantas, and Representative of the Instituto TIM Sérgio Brasilis. The guests watched a lecture by Professor José […]

Tribute and activities at the SNCT

Published in October 29, 2015

Instituto TIM was honored at the official opening of the 12th National Week of Science and Technology (SNCT), promoted by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI). The opening took place on October 20th at the Exhibition Pavilion of the City Park, in Brasília-DF. During the event, the executive secretary of MCTI, Emília Ribeiro, made the official announcement of the first public notice to support science and technology museums and centers, launched by Instituto TIM in partnership with the National […]