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 […]

IT in the OBMEP awarding event

Published in November 8, 2016

On November 7th, the National Awarding Ceremony of the 11th Brazilian Public School Math Olympics (OBMEP) was carried out. About 6.5 million Middle and High School students from public schools around the country received gold, silver and bronze medals due to their performance in OBMEP in 2015. The event took place in the Windsor Barra Hotel’s Convention Center, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), and had the participation of Instituto TIM, OBMEP’s partner since 2014. The Ministry of Education, José Mendonça […]

VcSBC is awarded in Washington

Published in April 20, 2016

On April 19th, it was carried out an awarding ceremony of the contest Governarte 2015: Eduardo Campos Award, in which the app VcSBC, from São Bernardo do Campo (SP), was one of the winners. Representatives from the five awarded initiatives were in Washington, D.C., in the United States, to be part of the event promoted by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The contest awarded the best and most innovative practices of public management in municipal governments from Latin America and […]

Círculo event: crowded auditorium

Published in April 7, 2016

About 400 people attended the public event of O Círculo da Matemática do Brasil project “What if children enjoyed math?”, held on April 6 in the auditorium of Technology, in the University of Brasilia (UnB). The event brought to Brazil, for the third time, professors Bob and Ellen Kaplan of Harvard University, Math Circle approach creators. Public schools teachers, representatives of the Federal District Education Department (SEDF), UnB teachers and students and various interested people interested in the topic were […]

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 […]

Tablets for OBMEP medal-winners

Published in July 30, 2015

Students from all over Brazil participated in the National Awarding Ceremony of the Brazilian Public School Math Olympics (OBMEP), held on July 20th at the Municipal Theater of Rio de Janeiro-RJ. Instituto TIM, an OBMEP partner since 2014, attended the event and gave an extra incentive to the 501 gold medallists, with the drawing of 100 tablets at the end of the awarding ceremony. The president of Instituto TIM, Manoel Horacio, was present at the ceremony, which was attended by authorities […]

CDI Mobilidade awards best app ideas

Published in February 20, 2015

The best app ideas created during the CDI Mobilidade project, supported by Instituto TIM and held by the NGO Comitê para Democratização da Informática, of Rio de Janeiro, were awarded on January 24th. About 110 people attended the CDI Mobilidade Awards, held at INFNET Institute: selected students, educators, coordinators of CDIs Comunidades, responsible parties and guests, as well as representatives of 19 institutions. The three app ideas awarded were selected among 22 finalists. The jury took into account the presentation; […]

TFC 2014 awards prominent teachers

Published in December 12, 2014

The TIM Faz Ciência program paid tribute to three educators who stood out during the activities in 2014. The award ceremony took place in Porto Alegre-RS, on November 27th. The three awarded educators were Elba José Cidade Moura, of the 4th grade of EMEF Governador Ildo Meneghetti, from Porto Alegre-RS; Glória Maria Silva Hamelak, of the 4th and 5th grades of EM Antônio Mendes, from Fortaleza-CE; and Samuel Ricardo Dias Macedo, of the 4th grade of EMEIEF Tarsila do Amaral, […]

Instituto TIM project wins award

Published in November 19, 2014

The Agentes da Transformação project, held by the Instituto TIM and Pereira Passos Institute (a Rio de Janeiro City Government agency), won the 2014 ARede Award, in the Public Interest Content category, in the Private Sector group. The award is an initiative from ARede magazine and seeks to reward and promote social inclusion initiatives that use Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The awarding ceremony was held in São Paulo-SP on the evening of November 17th. The president of Instituto TIM, Manoel […]