The roundtable "The science of scientific communication in the 21st century" was held on October 24 at the Wyndham Albrook Mall Hotel, as part of the National Congress of Science and Technology - APANAC 2018.
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).
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.
To celebrate the International Day of the Indigenous Woman, the exhibition Indigenous Migrant Women was presented on Wednesday, September 5, at La Plaza City of Knowledge. The exhibition will be at La Plaza until September 25.
On Tuesday, September 4, the City of Knowledge Foundation held the Press Conference of the 10th Biz Fit Panama Business and Innovation Meeting 2018.
Five Panamanian students traveled to compete in the RoboCup international robotics competition, which will run from June 18 to 22 at the Palais des congrès convention center in the city of Montreal, Canada.
After four days full of scientific and astronomical challenges at the City of Knowledge, the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT), the City of Knowledge Foundation and the Ministry of Education (MEDUCA), announced the 10 students who obtained the best scores in the Challenges Phase of the First Panamanian Space Science Olympiad (OliPaCE).
The First Panamanian Space Science Olympiad (OliPaCE), an initiative that seeks to create spaces that promote the learning and teaching of astronomy and space engineering in official and private schools in the country, began on Thursday, April 12, at the SENACYT headquarters in the City of Knowledge.
The final of the RoboCup Junior Panama took place on April 6 and 7 at the City of Knowledge Convention Center with the participation of 20 teams of young people from all over the country, who passed the regional competitions.
Absorption Systems Panama, with the support of SENACYT and the City of Knowledge Foundation, held the launch of the IDAS-2 Model and the conference: Pharmacovigilance and post-registration medication controls, on Thursday, March 15 at the City of Knowledge Holiday Inn Hotel.
The project "Hauzd" of the company Archimesa, a startup of the City of Knowledge Foundation Innovation Center, won the first place of the National Award for Business Innovation 2018 of the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT) and the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP).
Dr. Manuel Alcántara Sáez, Director of FLACSO-Spain, held on Tuesday, January 30, the conference "Research centers and their importance for democracies", at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
As part of the World Space Week, SENACYT and the City of Knowledge Foundation held the conference: The universe composed of light and color, exposed with love and humor, on Wednesday, September 27 at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
From September 14 to 16, the City of Knowledge Training and Business Center hosts the course on scientific journalism and science communication: Reach & Turn, given by the award-winning multimedia producer, Lily Ciric Hoffman.
In recent days the City of Knowledge Foundation held the foresight conversation "Presentation of the results of construction scenarios Panama 2040", at the Training and Business Center.
The National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT) announced and awarded the winners of the first version of the National Scientific Photography Competition "FotoCiencia" at La Plaza City of Knowledge. This initiative aimed to bring Panamanians closer to the dissemination and popularization of science and technology through the initiative of art and science of SENACYT.
Panama participated for the first time in the North American conference for the internationalization of education NAFSA 2016 in Denver, Colorado, from May 29 to June 3. The 20 members of the delegation Knolwedge in Panama represented the country in various activities, including 3 presentations in forums, 5 specialized workshops and participation in more than 25 conferences.
Digitization has infiltrated Panama and around the world. Currently, interacting with an object or digital system is an every day thing. Thinking about this reality, the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT), the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCdS) and the Smart Card Alliance Latin America (SCALA) Foundation, join forces to create the first Center for Digital Excellence in Panama.
After two days of hard-fought competitions at the City of Knowledge Convention Center, the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT), the Ministry of Education (MEDUCA) and the National Committee on Robotics and Computer Applications, announced the winners of the following activities: RoboCupJunior Panama 2016, Scratch Challenge and Kodu Game Lab Cup.