The International Maritime University of Panama ((UMIP), based at the City of Knowledge, the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Ankara (Turkey) and the University of Panama (UP) held the International Symposium on Turkish history and relations between Latin America and Turkey: "1915, the Longest Year of the Ottoman Empire. The Rise of a Power". The opening of this event was held at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
A few days ago in Panama there was a very enriching creative experience focused on learning to create patents. It was an event organized by the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF, its former acronym) in conjunction with the National Secretariat of Science and Technology of Panama (SENACYT), based at the City of Knowledge.
The City of Knowledge Foundation and the Women Corporate Directors of Panama (WCD-Panama), held the forum "The new global development agenda 2030: The role of women in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals", on Monday, August 22 at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. Eugenia Piza López, Director of the Gender Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean of UNDP, gave the conference.
The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs for Latin America and the Caribbean (OCHA) and the City of Knowledge Foundation, in commemoration of World Humanitarian Day, held the photographic exhibition "Ecuador, three months later," on Thursday August 18 at La Plaza.
In order to facilitate the extension of outreach and knowledge transfer activities in the field of information and communications technology (ICT), the City of Knowledge Foundation, hub of technology companies, in conjunction with Hombre de la Mancha, held to the fifth conference of its ICT cycle: Communication, video games, social networks and the generation Z, on Thursday, August 18, at the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center.
The Patronato Panama Viejo and the City of Knowledge Foundation held the conference: Let’s celebrate the half millennium of the city of Panama!, by Dr. Omán Jaén Suárez, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. The conference initiated the program: Panama La Vieja – On its way to its 500 years of foundation.
Collaborators ofthe Vice Presidency for Management and Urban Development of the City of Knowledge Foundation participated in the EDGE Training Panama, which was held at the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center.
WebCongress, the digital marketing and innovation event with worldwide recognition in more than 10 countries, came back to Panama thanks to Action Marketing, this time to be held on Tuesday, August 16 at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
From theHeart of America to the World, the fourteenth edition of the Panama Jazz Festival will be held from Tuesday 10 to Saturday 14 of January 2017. The honored artist will be singer Violeta Green. From a Panamanian family, Violeta Green has influenced the history of jazz in Panama, by being one of the important figures that mixed jazz and calypso.
The Mayor’s Office of Panama and the City of Knowledge Foundation held a workshop at the City of Knowledge Convention Center, whose goal was to conduct a discussion among the main actors involved in the activity of recycling in the city of Panama, to share experiences on the problems facing the commercialization of recyclable materials and seek joint solutions. Similarly, the activity served to establish a regular exchange mechanism of information, for solution search and for dialogue with municipal and national authorities.