The International Design Workshop of the Isthmus School -based at City of Knowledge- concluded its thirteenth edition, this time turned into the Workshop of the Sea. This year the workshop was attended by 44 students of architecture and industrial design of the universities of Calgary (Canada), Augustinian (Colombia), San Pedro Sula (Honduras), Anáhuac (Mexico), and Isthmus (Panama). Guillermo Crovari from Chile, Mauricio Arango from Colombia and Antonio González-Ruiz from Panama, were in charge of the workshop.
The Young Americas Business Trust (YABT), with headquarters at the City of Knowledge, and the Government of Israel through the Israeli Agency for International Cooperation for Development (MASHAV), in collaboration with the City of Knowledge Innovation Center, are pleased to announce the development of the InnovAcción Workshop "Business Laboratory Workshop focused on Innovation", as part of the technical cooperation between the OAS, YABT and the Government of Israel, in order to support the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean in development of capacities of the entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems.
More than 30,000 children and adolescents from El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Mexico returned to their countries of origin in 2016, leaving them vulnerable and at risk of violence. In this context, Save the Children launches the "Buscando el Norte" campaign to raise public awareness of the dangers faced by migrant children and to demand that the authorities guarantee children`s rights and opportunities for those who have been returned.
On June 22, 2017, the Imaginari Foundation, together with the International Center for Sustainable Development (CIDES) and the Latin American Development Bank (CAF), held the presentation workshop at the City of Knowledge Convention Center of "Our Footprint", Platform for the Mitigation and Compensation of the Environmental Footprint.
DELL, the City of Knowledge Foundation and Social Snack organized the Social Media Day Panama 2017 (#SMDayPA) on Friday, June 30th, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center, to celebrate an event held in hundreds of cities worldwide.
Recently Flavia Schlegel, Deputy Director General for UNESCO-Paris CTI, visited the City of Knowledge. Her visit took place as part of the launching of the II Open Forum of Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean - CILAC 2018, event organized by UNESCO, and that will be celebrated at the city of Panama. Jorge Arosemena, Executive President of FCdS, received Schlegel.
The UNDP football team won the 10th City of Knowledge Joint Football League by beating 2 to 1 the team of Infoplazas.
The IEEE Computer Society and the City of Knowledge Foundation held the conference: Internet of Things perspectives in Panama, on Thursday, June 29 at the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center.
The City of Knowledge Foundation signed a collaboration agreement with the Lafuente Business Group of Santa Cruz, Bolivia, through which it will offer technical advice for the strategic planning of a new innovation district that will be part of the Ciudad Nueva Santa Cruz project, a productive city integrated of 6,000 hectares.
To celebrate the International Day of Yoga, the Embassy of India and Fundación Ciudad del Saber held an evening on “Ayurveda for health by Dr. Srinnivasa Sahu" at the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center.