On Wednesday, July 29, the Official Launch of the National Robot Olympiad WRO Panama 2015 took place at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. Various educational authorities as well as national and international guests attended the event.
On Friday, July 24, the School of Architecture and Design Isthmus, based at the City of Knowledge, conducted the presentation of the final proposals of the 11th International Design Workshop "Bike and the City".
A cooperation agreement between the organization Unnivers and the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS) was signed on Tuesday, July 21st. Guillermo Cisneros, founder and CEO of Unnivers, and Prof. Jorge Arosemena, Executive President of the City of Knowledge Foundation, signed the agreement.
A delegation of young Panamanians, representing the Urracá Institute of Veraguas and the Guadalupano Institute of Chiriquí, arrived in the city of Hefei, China, to participate in the RoboCup International Competition, which takes place from July 19 to 22.
As part of the Annual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Society of Environmental History (SOLCHA), the City of Knowledge Foundation held a Conference Cycle in Environmental History, on Wednesday, July 15, at various locations in Panama. The cycle counted with the participation of experts in environmental history and political ecology in Latin America, who offered free lectures on their areas of work.
The United Nations launched on Thursday, July 16, in Lima the Spanish version of the Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2015 (GAR) prepared by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), which has regional headquarters at the City of Knowledge.
The City of Knowledge Foundation, the Innovation Center Canal de Empresarias project and the Women Corporate Directors of Panama (WCD-Panama), held the conference "The tornado of digital transformation and collective innovation: A priority for women of the 21st century", at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
From July 14 to 18 the City of Knowledge (CDS) houses the First CEI CamBio Doctoral Sessions, with activities that are part of the internationalization strategy of the Center of Excellence for the Environment and Conservation of Biodiversity in Panama.
The City of Knowledge Foundation and the School of Architecture and Design Isthmus held the conference: The Bicycle in the City, by Lars Gemzoe, architect and professor of urbanism at the School of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.
On Wednesday, July 1st, the City of Knowledge Foundation, the Mayor’s Office of Panama and the Patronato Panamá Viejo held the fourth discussion on urban watersheds: The Río Abajo subbasin, at the Patronato Panamá Viejo.