Newsletter January-February 2017

Parallel18 Ventures invests in 3 startups (PRSTRT) will invest USD$225,000 through the recently created follow-up fund Parallel18 Ventures. The fund carries the name of accelera- tor Parallel18 (P18) and was awarded to three of the startups that were part of P18’s first generation. Each will receive USD$75,000 in exchange for stocks or convertible notes, as [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

Becas para estudiantes en STEM

Estudiantes universitarios se benefician de oportunidades de becas e internados Existen muchas oportunidades de investigación y becas para estudiantes universitarios de todos los niveles interesados en las áreas de STEM (Ciencia, Tecnología, Ingeniería y Matemáticas, por sus siglas en inglés). El Fideicomiso para Ciencia, Tecnología e Investigación sirve de enlace para dar a conocer [...]

By | January 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Webinar sobre directrices para pruebas del Zika en laboratorios

Presentado por el CDC y el Departamento de Salud, se ofrecerá mañana jueves 26 de enero San Juan, Puerto Rico. Enero 25, 2017 -Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) y el Departamento de Salud de Puerto Rico en la Respuesta al Zika en Puerto Rico ofrecen un webinar en español [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Oportunidad de mentoría para estudiantes

El Fideicomiso para Ciencia, Tecnología e Investigación celebra el “Forward Mentoring Day”   San Juan, Puerto Rico. Enero 17, 2017 - La mentoría es una de las prácticas más enriquecedoras y de mejores frutos en la ruta de formación de un profesional.  Es por ello que el Fideicomiso para Ciencia, Tecnología e Investigación de Puerto [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Parallel18 Ventures invierte en 3 startups

BUREA, Pair y Cinemad fueron parte de la clase inaugural de la aceleradora San Juan Puerto Rico (11 de enero de 2016)- El Fideicomiso para Ciencia, Tecnología e Investigación de Puerto Rico (FCTIPR) invertirá $225,000, mediante el recién creado fondo de seguimiento Parallel18 Ventures. Tres empresas egresadas de la aceleradora del mismo nombre recibirán $75,000 [...]

By | January 13th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Newsletter December-January 2016-17

Industrias Creativas en Meet-Ups On December 1st, we celebrated the first Research and Innovation Meet-Up in Creative Industries, with the intention of elevating the dialogue regarding the growth that the creative industries can potentially achieve in Puerto Rico. We had the participation of about 50 attendees that are researchers, academics, engineers, and entrepreneurs. During [...]

By | January 1st, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

Competencia EO

Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) es una red global de sobre 12,000 empresarios fundadores de negocios distribuidos en 160 capítulos en 50 países.  EO permite a los dueños de negocio aprender unos de otros y así fomentar el éxito comercial y personal. La EO tiene una competencia global de empresarismo universitario desde 1998 llamada Global Student Entrepreneur Award (GSEA).  [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|News|0 Comments

A year of solid results enhanced by passion and commitment

We are very pleased to report the solid results that the Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust (Trust) achieved for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. We positioned the Trust in a sustainable success path and we are moving forward its agenda to achieve our vision: that by 2022 Puerto Rico is a globally recognized innovation [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

New alliance agreement for clinical research

The Ponce Medical School Foundation, Inc (PMSF) joins the Puerto Rico Consortium for Clinical Investigation (PRCCI), a nation-wide initiative to accelerate clinical research in Puerto Rico Ponce, Puerto Rico, December 13h, 2016 – The Ponce Medical School Foundation, Inc. (PMSF) a leading Puerto Rican research organization part of the Ponce Health Sciences University (PHSU), announced [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Puerto Rico unites the Latin American Scientific Community at Biolatam® 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico-November 30th, 2016—Over the past two days, Puerto Rico was the hub for life sciences activity at Biolatam® 2016, in which more than 250 leaders from the biotech, pharmaceutical and technology industry came together to network and discuss the latest innovations.  The event, hosted by the Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments