On Friday, August 28, the City of Knowledge Innovation Center (CI) held a presentation of active projects, new learning experiences and challenges of its members, plus a presentation of new CI members.
A delegation from the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS), led by its Executive President Jorge Arosemena, participated in recent days in a trade mission to Atlanta, which was organized by the American Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Panama (AMCHAM), and is currently on a trade mission in Houston.
In recent days the press conference to promote the thirteenth edition of the Panama Jazz Festival (PJF) took place at the American Trade Hotel at Casco Antiguo. The PJF 2016 will be held from January 11 to 16 at the City of Knowledge.
The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), whose regional office for the Americas is located at the City of Knowledge, launched a search for communities that demonstrate excellence in managing disaster risk in order to draw attention to the importance of local knowledge, traditions and customs in the struggle against extreme weather events, climate change and earthquakes.
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), through its Regional Office for the Americas located in the City of Knowledge, and the Municipality of Bugaba, Panama signed a Partnership Framework for advancing the sustainable and resilient development of the municipality, based on the Global Campaign “Making Cities Resilient: My City is Getting Ready ", promoted by UNISDR since 2010.
In recent days the City of Knowledge Foundation held at its Business and Training Center the theoretical and practical workshop: Knowledge management, technological monitoring and competitive intelligence as complementary bases for conducting foresight.
Last Friday, August 21st, a meeting took place between members of the Canal de Empresarias project of the City of Knowledge Innovation Center and stakeholders of the Panamanian entrepreneurial ecosystem.
As part of the activities of the 4th Central American Percussion Festival (FEPECE), The Beachers and Transístmico Project with Osvaldo Ayala offered an spectacular concert on Thursday, August 20, at the City of Knowledge Athenaeum.
The City of Knowledge Foundation and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) held in recent days the forum: Energy Security in the face of Climate Change in Latin America, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. Dr. María del Pilar Ostos Cetina gave the forum.
The School of Architecture and Design ISTHMUS and the City of Knowledge Foundation began the exhibition "Meet Le Corbusier", which will be presented from August 20th until August 31st at La Plaza City of Knowledge.