Tablets and 50 more scholarships at OBMEP award

Published in November 16, 2017

By the third consecutive year, Instituto TIM took part of the National Awarding Ceremony of the Brazilian Public School Math Olympics (OBMEP). The event was carried out on November 14th at the Rio de Janeiro Municipal Theater, with participation of 501 gold medal winners of OBMEP 2016, teachers, families and authorities, such as the executive secretary of the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications (MCTIC), Elton Zacarias, the chief executive of the Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IMPA), […]

Instituto TIM supports the 14th SNCT

Published in October 24, 2017

Just like in previous editions, Instituto TIM is sponsoring the 14th National Week of Science and Technology (SNCT). The initiative is coordinated by the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications (MCTIC), and this year it counts on over 7.4 thousand activities of science and technology disclosure in 258 municipalities of the entire country, held between October 23rd and 29th. Leandro Guerra, representative of Instituto TIM, participated in the opening of the 14th SNCT, which happened on the 23rd. This […]

Investors get to know AWC’s projects in Fair

Published in July 20, 2017

The last day of Academic Working Capital 2017 Workshop II, on July 19th, began with a flipped classroom session. Divided into two classrooms of the Mechanical and Naval Engineering building of the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo (Poli-USP), the groups met with their respective AWC coordinators to present hypothesis on their solutions and the tests and experiments they intend to do with potential customers and users to validate them. Coordinators and colleagues also contributed with suggestions and […]

Busca Ativa Escolar platform is launched

Published in June 2, 2017

On June 1st, it was officially launched in Brasilia-DF the platform Busca Ativa Escolar, developed by Instituto TIM in partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the National Union of Municipal Education Leaders (Undime) and the National Board of Municipal Managers for Social Assistance (Congemas), being part of the global initiative called Out of School Children, by UNICEF. The event brought together about 70 managers of Education, Health and Social Assistance at municipal, state and federal levels, as well […]

Mapas managers and developers get together

Published in March 31, 2017

On March 29th and 30th, Instituto TIM, in partnership with the State Department of Culture of São Paulo and the Ministry of Culture (MinC), organized the IV Managers Meeting and the III Developers Meeting of Mapas Culturais. Approximately 70 participants gathered in the two events to exchange experiences, discuss the scenario of the project and talk about prospects for the future. The events were attended by managers and developers of MinC, the Santa Catarina Northeast Municipalities Association (AMUNESC), ten states […]

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 Advisory Board meets in SP

Published in November 24, 2016

In the morning of November 23rd, the Advisory Board of the Academic Working Capital program met for the first time, in a classroom of Polytechnic School at the University of São Paulo (USP, in São Paulo (SP). The body, bringing together investors, entrepreneurs, and great names of the market, has the purpose to assess the path of the AWC groups and suggest possible ways to develop businesses and programs itself. In addition to the President of Instituto TIM, Manoel Horacio, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Focus on operations in Workshop II

Published in July 20, 2016

The president of Instituto TIM, Manoel Horacio, opened the second day of the Workshop II of Academic Working Capital, on July 19th. He shared with the students a bit of his professional path, since when he started working at the age of 11 as a parcel delivery man in a warehouse until now, as president of Instituto TIM and board member of companies. “My father was a gardener all his life and my mother was a maid. I worked hard, […]