AWC: impact on teachers and students of Etecs

Published in September 6, 2017

Sharing the support to entrepreneurship and the Academic Working Capital approach with technical education students and teachers is one of the goals of the program in 2017. This year, for the first time, students from State Technical Schools (Etecs) of São Paulo participate in pilot format. Also, around 20 teachers from seven Etecs and one Technology College (Fatec) participated in a training promoted by AWC to expand knowledge on entrepreneurship, business modeling and mentoring in the development of technology-based products. […]

Rio Municipal Department of Health adopts ZUP RIO

Published in July 24, 2017

Rio Operations Center (COR) started to work in partnership with the Rio de Janeiro Municipal Department of Health to optimize the processes of monitoring and fighting Aedes aegypti mosquito in the municipality. Adaptations were made to the system of ZUP RIO app, deployment of ZUP – Zeladoria Urbana Participativa (Participatory Urban Governance) in the state capital, to meet the demands of health surveillance agents. The goal is that the information agents currently fill in seven paper forms during mosquito outbreak […]

Particity is officially launched in Cascavel

Published in May 30, 2017

The platform Particity, a ZUP – Zeladoria Urbana Participativa (Participatory Urban Governance) deployment in Cascavel-PR, was officially launched on May 29th, at an event in the auditorium of the City Hall. About 100 people attended the launch, among officials of the City Hall and municipal departments, press and authorities. The ceremony was conducted by the municipal secretary of Social Communication, Ivan Zuchi, and had the participation of the mayor of Cascavel, Leonaldo Paranhos, the deputy mayor, Jorge Lange, and the […]

Cascavel adopts ZUP platform

Published in February 3, 2017

The municipality of Cascavel (PR) started a partnership with Instituto TIM in order to implement the ZUP platform – Participatory Urban Governance. On February 1st, the mayor of Cascavel, Leonaldo Paranhos, the deputy mayor and secretary of Public Works and Services, Jorge Lange, the representatives of Instituto TIM Leandro Guerra and Patrick Azevedo and the ZUP team gathered at the City Hall Cabinet to document the partnership. Then, the mayor, Leandro and Felipe Cabral, from ZUP team, participated in a […]

Mapas Culturais available in app

Published in December 9, 2016

The open source software for cultural management and cooperative mapping Mapas Culturais is also available in app for Android. The app Mapas Culturais is fostered from information of platforms under operation − 6 states and 9 municipalities have already installed the tool − and makes information available on cultural agenda, events, places, and agents. The development of the app is one of the actions performed in partnership between Instituto TIM and the Ministry of Culture (MinC). The app maps cultural […]

Get to know the ZUP installations

Published in September 14, 2016

The ZUP – Zeladoria Urbana Participativa (Participatory Urban Governance) platform was developed by Instituto TIM to contribute with the municipal management of urban governance services. Both the staff from departments and public bodies and the citizens can count on an efficient and easy to use tool to register demands such as waste collection, sweeping, pothole repair, pruning trees, among others. The information are registered at a single system and serve as subsidy to improve the monitoring and execution of the […]

Different uses of ZUP in Boa Vista

Published in September 12, 2016

In Boa Vista (RR), nine departments and municipal bodies, besides the project Família que Acolhe, adopted the VcBV platform, ZUP installation in the city, to assist in public management. The city launched the platform on December 2nd, 2015, and uses it for different purposes. One of them is to register the citizens’ requests made by the phone 156. “All the public service bodies of the City Hall use VcBV. Through 156, the City Hall service phone number, the citizen makes […]

ZUP: faster service with VcSBC

Published in August 17, 2016

The process of requesting urban governance services in São Bernardo do Campo (SP) became more dynamic and agile after the implementation of VcSBC, ZUP installation in the city. From the app launch, on June 15th, 2015, to the month of July this year, there have been made more than 28.000 requests of 114 service categories – the most requested are potholes repairs, pruning branches in public areas and conduct preliminary analysis for street vendor license. Considering the period from December […]

VcSBC: 18 thousand users in a year

Published in June 20, 2016

One year after launch, VcSBC, the app for phones and tablets that works as an online urban caretaking service from São Bernardo City Government, consolidates not only as a tool to request public services, but also as a way for the residents to help to take care of the city. Currently, there are 18.000 registered users and 114 categories of available services. During this period, by June 6th, 25.843 requests were made by users. VcSBC is the result of a […]

New uses for Mapas in Ceará

Published in May 20, 2016

Ceará Department of Culture is expanding the use and functionalities of Mapas Culturais. The open source software developed by Instituto TIM was used to create the website and app of the 3rd edition of Maloca Dragão, a great cultural festival that happened from April 28th to May 1st, held in association with Dragão do Mar Culture and Art Center. For the first time, a public notice was opened to contribute with the festival curatorship, and registrations for the call for […]