The City of Knowledge Foundation and the Inter-American Development Bank - IDB with the support of the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation - SENACYT and CAPATEC, presented the Panama Digital Hub strategy. The presentation was given by Victor Sánchez, National Director of Business Innovation, and Diego Eleta, Vice President of CAPATEC.
The City of Knowledge Foundation, the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT) and the United Nations University (UNU-MERIT), held the Communication and science dissemination workshop 'Reach & Turn' at the City of Knowledge Classrooms 105 on October 17, 18 and 19, 2018. It is an official parallel event of the 2nd Open Science Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean (CILAC).
Pole Star has supported The Ocean Cleanup with the provision of its Platform / API, satellite tracking technology, and associated geolocation data services to support operational management of the 600-meter-long ‘floater system’ which sits on the ocean surface collecting plastic as it moves with the currents.
The City of Knowledge Foundation, the Association of Anthropology and History of Panama and the Center for Democratic Initiatives held the forum "Historical reflections 50 years since October 11, 1968", on Thursday, October 11 at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. The forum was an academic event of reflection and dialogue about the legacy and current significance of the coup d'état of 1968.
The winners of the National Scientific Photography Contest "FotoCiencia", organized by SENACYT, are part of an itinerant exhibition that is presented at La Plaza Ciudad del Saber. This initiative sought to involve Panamanian citizens in the dissemination and popularization of scientific and technological issues.
Hundreds of people had the opportunity to delight their senses at the Athenaeum with the functions of the intriguing and exciting musical "Christiane: A scientific bio-musical”, which was given by the Argentinean actress and playwright Belén Pasqualini and organized by the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT), with the support of the City of Knowledge Foundation, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Municipality of Panama.
The Panamanian Chamber of Information Technology, Innovation and Telecommunications (CAPATEC) and the City of Knowledge Foundation held the 10th edition of BIZ FIT Panama on October 2 and 3, 2018.
On Thursday, October 4, a meeting of women scientists was held at the City of Knowledge to be part of a diagnosis on women and CTI in Panama, for the collection of data and analysis of the situation of women in the scientific and technological field.
The first Scientific Meeting of Genetics, Genomics and Computer Science was successfully held at the Faculty of Natural and Exact Sciences of the Autonomous University of Chiriquí (UNACHI).
7 years ago, Ximena Eleta de Sierra and Analida Galindo, both renowned dancers and managers of contemporary Panamanian dance, created the PRISMA DANZA Foundation that will hold the seventh edition of PRISMA - International Contemporary Dance Festival of Panama, from October 7 to 14, 2018.