The Institute of Higher Studies in Management (IESA) –located at the City of Knowledge– ranked sixth according to the "Executive Education Ranking 2016 of the AméricaEconomía Intelligence" magazine, which measures the management of education centers in the period from January 2015 to June 2016.
A meeting / workshop was held at the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center to agree on the by-laws and elect the first Board of Directors of the Panamanian Chamber of Recyclers, which is the result of the workshop on challenges and opportunities for the recyclables market in Panama that was held in August 2016.
The Authority for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (AMPYME) and institutional volunteers, as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week and in partnership with private entities, held on Saturday, November 19, the "Day for an entrepreneurial culture in Panama", with the aim of disseminating an articulated message that promotes entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial culture as a key for development.
As part of the celebration of World AIDS Day, the Ministry of Health, through the Directorate of Indigenous Sanitary Affairs (DASI), with the support of the Gorgas Memorial Institute for Health Studies (ICGES), the University of South Florida (USF) and the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCdS), held the "First forum on intercultural approach to HIV/AIDS in indigenous populations in Panama," which aims to identify and exchange experiences, studies and research of AIDS in indigenous populations of the country.
During a press conference at the American Trade Hotel, REDOXIGEN presented its first digital innovation designed by Panamanian entrepreneurs: INTERFASE.
An agreement to promote academic, technical, technological and scientific development and exchange, national or international, in order to strengthen the management and generation of knowledge, was signed on Tuesday, November 22, between the Electoral Tribunal (TE) and the City of Knowledge Foundation.
The Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP) and the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS), in partnership with a group of 15 researchers from different institutions in Panama, held in the past days the forum "Panama 2050 - Global convergence of information technologies", attended by members of the CCIAP, special guests, students and the general public.
The City of Knowledge Innovation Center, Panama STEM Education Inc., -representative and exclusive distributor of LEGO Education in Panama- and the Panama Canal, celebrated the official launch of the first commemorative ensemble of the Republic of Panama, honoring the expansion of the Panama Canal.
In a global context where women earn, on average, 24 percent less than men for the same work and hold only 22 percent of senior management positions, more than 230 representatives of governments, private and public companies, trade unions and research organizations from 34 countries gathered on Monday, November 21st, to share innovative strategies and discuss persistent challenges for advancing gender equality in the workplace.
In recent days the City of Knowledge Foundation, the Mayor’s Office of Panama, Floss-pa and Creative Commons announced the winning photos of the historic heritage photo contest "Wiki Loves Monuments Panama 2016”.