450 thousand people involved in 2016

Published in January 3, 2017

In the year in which it completed three years of operation, Instituto TIM involved around 450 thousand people through 10 projects and support to science and technology museums and centers. In 2016, for the first time, the initiatives reached all the states of Brazil and the Federal District. Since July 2013, when it was created, Instituto TIM has already involved more than 1 million people. Among the highlights of this year, the TIM Tec project was one of the winners […]

Fair closes AWC’s 2016 edition

Published in December 15, 2016

The AWC Investments Fair marked the end of the second edition of the Academic Working Capital program. The event was held on December 14th at the Technological Park of the State of São Paulo and was attended by the chief of staff of the Department of Economic Development, Science, Technology and Innovation (SDECT) of the State of São Paulo, Maurício Juvenal; the president of Instituto TIM, Manoel Horacio; the CSO of TIM Brasil, Luis Minoru; and investors, teachers, students and […]

AWC: Pitches training at Workshop III

Published in December 14, 2016

The second day of the Academic Working Capital 2016 Workshop III had lectures on intellectual property and networking, and a lot of training for the pitches that will be presented at the AWC Investments Fair. The activities were held on December 13 in the auditorium and in the rooms of the Mechanical and Naval Engineering of the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo (Poli-USP), in São Paulo-SP. Learn how was the first day of the AWC Workshop II […]

Workshop III of AWC 2016 begins

Published in December 13, 2016

The last on-site workshop of the program Academic Working Capital in 2016 has started on December 12th. Thirteen groups gathered with the AWC team in the building of Mechanical and Naval Engineering of the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo (Poli-USP) for a day of lectures and activities. The aim of the Workshop III is that the groups can be prepared to present their projects in the Investments Fair, which will take place on December 14th. Follow the […]

TIM Tec is third in educational award

Published in December 2, 2016

Instituto TIM was one of the winners of the ARede Educa Award 2016, which recognizes public and private experiences and initiatives of insertion of new technologies in educational environments. TIM Tec, an initiative of Instituto TIM, ranked 3rd in the category of Educational Platforms of the Civil Society segment, which evaluated solutions and products for distance learning and teaching. There were more than 500 registered projects across the country, of which 220 were classified and 52 were awarded. The ARede […]

Bateria: last presentation of 2016

Published in November 29, 2016

To close the 2016 activities, the Bateria do Instituto TIM (Instituto TIM Drumming Band) made a special presentation on November 26th along with the project Portadores do Ritmo (Rhythm Carriers). The two groups made a free presentation at Fernando Pessoa Square, in Catete District, at Rio de Janeiro (RJ), for an audience of approximately 150 people. The presentation also featured the participation of drummer and member of Cordão do Boitatá Rodrigo Scofield. As well as the Bateria of the Instituto […]

TFC: colloquium and year closure

Published in November 17, 2016

TIM Faz Ciência program carried out a colloquium in Curitiba (PR) on November 17th at the Continuous Training Center, in which teachers could share the activities performed over the year. The event also set the program closure in 2016 and paid a tribute to three Departments of Education that stood out in the local management of the program: Curitiba, Fortaleza (CE) and Federal District. One teacher from Fortaleza and one from Brasília (DF) were invited to present their work along […]

Projects supported by IT in the SNCT

Published in October 17, 2016

Aiming to bring science and technology closer to the population, the 13rd edition of the National Week of Science and Technology (SNCT 2016) takes place from October 17th to 23rd, promoted by the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications. Instituto TIM participates on this event, and some of the projects contemplated by the public notice to support science and technology museus and centers developed special activities for the occasion. Check out some examples: Belo Horizonte (MG) The team of […]

AWC participates in SP Conecta event

Published in August 30, 2016

On August 30th, the Academic Working Capital program participated in the first edition of SP Conecta, an event held by Investe São Paulo (São Paulo Agency for the Promotion of Investments and Competitiveness) with the aim of bringing together startups and agents of the entrepreneurship ecosystem, such as accelerators, incubators, funders, associations and companies. About 700 people were at Investe São Paulo headquarters for the event, including AWC team members and groups. The AWC staff had a space to present […]

Agentes: 50 students graduate

Published in July 29, 2016

The Agentes da Transformação project conducted on July 28th the graduation of the 50 scholarship students who participated in 2016. The event was held in the Chamber Theater of Cidade das Artes (City of Arts), in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), and brought together about 100 people. In this edition of the project, carried out by Instituto TIM in partnership with Instituto Pereira Passos (IPP), the youngsters applied 2.500 questionnaires between March 10th and July 10th in Rocinha, Complexo do Lins […]