From November 25 to 26 the University for International Cooperation (UCI), the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS) and the Foundation for Social Action for Panama (FAS) held the forum "Turquoise Cluster Panama: New contributions to building Sustainable Projects", at the City of Knowledge Exhibition Hall.
In recent days Dr. Juan David Morgan, President of the Board of Trustees and Board of Directors of the City of Knowledge Foundation, received the Order René De Lima, the highest honor awarded by the Private Sector Council for Educational Assistance (CoSPAE) to individuals who have made notable contributions to the education and formation of Panamanians.
The City of Knowledge received in recent days the visit of Dr. Laurie Leshin, President of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), one of the oldest and most prestigious technological universities in the United States.
Brazilian photographer Ana Mello recently visited the City of Knowledge to do a photographic report for an architecture firm of São Paulo, which won the international architectural competition organized in 2008 by the City of Knowledge Foundation to choose the firm responsible for the design of the Dormitories complex. The photographs will be published in the December issue of the Brazilian magazine Monolito.
On Monday November 17, the City of Knowledge received the trade mission led by Houston Mayor, the Honorable Annise D. Parker. The forty-people delegation explored opportunities for collaboration and business between Houston and Panama in the fields of health, technology, maritime, energy, logistics, tourism and others.
In recent days a delegation representing the Georgia Institute of Technology (GT) met with Prof. Jorge Arosemena, Executive President, Dr. Guillermo Castro, Vice President of Research and Learning, and Rolando Armuelles, Vice President of Business Development for the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS), in order to discuss issues of entrepreneurship, marketing and other opportunities for collaboration between the U.S. University and Panama.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), with headquarters at the City of Knowledge, held in recent days its "Techno - Educational Fair 2014", in which various continuing education opportunities were presented.
On Monday, November 17th, the Global Entrepreneurship Week Panama began at the City of Knowledge with a Networking Cocktail held at the Convention Center.
A delegation of the National Council for Science and Technology of Mexico (CONACYT) visited in recent days the City of Knowledge Foundation in order to meet with its Executive President, Professor Jorge Arosemena.
The City of Knowledge Summer League of the Ultimate Frisbee Association of Panama (AUFP) is being sponsored once again by the City of Knowledge Foundation in 2015.