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Analysis of the contributions and proposals for improvement of a municipal higher education institution under the prism of different stakeholders

Ridley Gomes Franzoso, Fernando Oliveira de Araujo, Chrystyane Gerth Silveira Abreu
2020 Brazilian Journal of Operations & Production Management  
Goals: The research aimed to identify the main benefits of a municipal institution of higher education (HEI) from the point of view of the most distinct groups of interest, such as city hall, companies  ...  Limitations of the investigation: The study is limited to a single Higher education Institution located on the northern coast of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  ...  Higher Education Offered by Municipalities in Brazil According to the 2017 Census of Higher Education, the results of which were released by the National Institute of Educational Studies and Research Anísio  ... 
doi:10.14488/bjopm.2020.037 fatcat:2zt5yw275vdjlafme5dfutq55i

Knowledge Organisations and High-Tech Regional Innovation Systems in Developing Countries: Evidence from Argentina

Carolina Pasciaroni
2016 Journal of Technology Management & Innovation  
The proposed study aims to analyse the role played by knowledge organisations in the formation of a high-tech Regional Innovation Systems in Argentina.  ...  As evidenced in developed regions, the organisations under study play a key role in the promotion of a high-tech Regional Innovation Systems.  ...  Table 1 . 1 Percentage of Manufacturing Firms that Cooperated with Universities (or Other Higher Education Institutions) and the Government or Public Research Institutes. Source: UNESCO, 2010.  ... 
doi:10.4067/s0718-27242016000200003 fatcat:ww3igcoexzfbhaadnbf5z73khe

Environmental health indicator for the evaluation of neighborhoods in urban areas: a case study in Caruaru (PE), Brazil

Armando Dias Duarte, Saulo de Tarso Marques Bezerra, Elizabeth Amaral Pastich Gonçalves
2020 Revista Brasileira de Ciências Ambientais (Online)  
The data adopted in research were obtained from databases of City Hall institutions, from interviews with the population of the localities and water quality analyses.  ...  The environment, over the years, has been subjected to strong negative impacts caused by economic policies that have promoted an uncontrolled growth of urbanization in the cities and abusive exploration  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge the financial support given by Foundation for the Support of Science and Technology of Pernambuco ( Contribution of authors:  ... 
doi:10.5327/21769478750 fatcat:bzgfdltm4rgbragl2ims2p32zm

Assessment and Guidelines to Improve Eco-efficiency and Indoor Comfort at University of Passo Fundo, Brazil

Marcos Antonio Leite Frandoloso, Luciana Londero Brandli
2015 Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture  
The paper deals with the energy and indoor comfort on buildings of UPF (University of Passo Fundo), located in southern Brazil, in order to improve the eco-efficiency concepts in the university's building  ...  The research indicates that it will be possible to improve eco-efficiency of existing and new buildings and campuses by retrofitting and upgrading it with regard to better indoor conditions that really  ...  In the specific case of the application to the University of Passo Fundo, the final results of the research might provide elements to propose an instrument to improve the eco-efficiency performance of  ... 
doi:10.17265/1934-7359/2015.02.006 fatcat:gk5a7g2dnvamrgpjdnpiqqew7u

CISBETI 2019 - International Congress of Health, Well-Being, Technology and Innovation

2019 BMC Proceedings  
There is a gap with respect to the knowledge of what factors are most relevant in the development of the odor.  ...  Objective To identify in literature the main factors related to the etiology of the odor of malignant fungal wounds. Method Integrative review of literature.  ...  Higher symptoms' scores of depression, anxiety and stress were positively related with more EMS and negative PS.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12919-019-0166-9 fatcat:ormfedz3cjas7gdvazisexsfoy

Thursday sessions

2011 2011 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE)  
This study aims to evaluate students' discourse in online discussion by using a cognitive framework analysis.  ...  The mini-workshop will demonstrate the use of the modules in core engineering courses. Participants will individually design a plan for implementing a module of their choice in one of their courses.  ...  the oldest and largest institution of higher engineering education in Finland.  ... 
doi:10.1109/fie.2011.6143155 fatcat:imkz5klofbe3bl42dkrhm5h6du

Cities and the geographical deconcentration of scientific activity: A multilevel analysis of publications (1987–2007)

Michel Grossetti, Denis Eckert, Yves Gingras, Laurent Jégou, Vincent Larivière, Béatrice Milard
2013 Urban Studies  
To go beyond this seeming contradiction, this paper provides a global analysis of all countries with papers in the Web of Science over the period 1987-2007.  ...  Others, however, show that an opposite trend is emerging: the largest cities are undergoing a relative decline in a country's scientific activities.  ...  The problem is then to account for changes in the number of 'scientific producers' in urban areas. In most countries, these developments are closely related to those of higher education.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0042098013506047 fatcat:zqgmuplrcncvtpeort7jzcfmhm

Science and Technology Parks: laboratories of innovation for urban development - an approach from Brazil

Desiree Moraes Zouain, Guilherme Ary Plonski
2015 Triple Helix  
The aim of this research is to study STPs and their possible contribution to sustainable transformation of cities and regions in Brazil, a large, heavily populated and countrywide diverse upper-middle-income  ...  is an essential need to use tools that assist STPs in the planning and coordination processes, in order to achieve a level of institutional articulation in the city or region that enables Triple Helix-alike  ...  BUL was created as a specific line of action to foster use of the city as an urban laboratory.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40604-015-0018-1 fatcat:dfm2ondglfbcznkv5n4ilqcbrm

General Features of Smart City Approaches from Information Systems Perspective and Its Challenges [chapter]

Flávia Cristina Bernardini, José Viterbo, Dalessandro Vianna, Carlos Martins, Adriana de Medeiros, Edwin Meza, Patrick Moratori, Carlos Alberto Bastos
2017 I GranDSI-BR: Grandes Desafios da Pesquisa em Sistemas de Informação no Brasil para o período de 2016 a 2026  
The Smart City (SC) idea has attracted increasing attention due to fast growth of urban centers.  ...  In order to tackle this emergent topic, different e-government systems and technologies have been used for several urban services, such as mobility, economics, healthcare, education, among others.  ...  He coordinates the Laboratory of Real-Time Systems and Embedded Systems (LabTempo) and is an associate researcher at the Laboratory of Active Documentation and Intelligent Design (ADDLabs) and Laboratory  ... 
doi:10.5753/sbc.2884.0.3 fatcat:6th7f5rplfh6lb4n2dxraonluq

Strategic Orientation Towards Sustainable Innovation: A Case Study in a Brazilian University

Mauri Leodir Löbler, Beloni Gomes da Silva, Daniela Maria Pozzobon, Clandia Maffini Gomes
2012 Journal of Technology Management & Innovation  
A case study was carried out to examine the extent to which there is strategic orientation towards both technological innovation and sustainability in a large public university in Brazil.  ...  The present study contributes to research in this area, by empirically examining the link between the management of technological innovation and sustainability.  ...  Secondly, by operating with higher levels of transparency and responsiveness in relation to civil society.  ... 
doi:10.4067/s0718-27242012000200016 fatcat:5fbmeart5ngcbfb756f4pqwy2y

New policies for science and technology and the impacts on public research institutes: a case study in Brazil

Thales Haddad Novaes de Andrade, Lucas Rodrigo da Silva, Leda Gitahy
2013 Brazilian Political Science Review  
We analyzed the case of the Technological Research Institute (Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas -IPT) and found that from the 1990s onwards, research institutions in Brazil internalized organizational  ...  The institutions of scientific research tended to align their interests with hegemonic devices and to withdraw the participation of agents not able to make explicit the new formulas for recognition in  ...  Institutes: a Case Study in Brazil production.  ... 
doi:10.1590/s1981-38212013000200002 fatcat:rzane6kfq5ay3jkd7gbdfzvm3u

The Centennial Celebration - Washington, D.C. September 13-17, 1948

1948 Science  
ONR maintains at Navy Department headquarters in Washington and also in branch offices in key cities and in England a Research Group consisting of engineers, physicists, chemists, and mathematicians working  ...  To coordinate further the research activities of the Navy, the Naval Research Laboratory was made a part of ONR (see Science, August 20, p. 177).  ...  This nonsectarian institution of higher learning for men and women was founded in 1821.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.108.2802.273 pmid:17842710 fatcat:fxpm3ckekjfijh5c5tlhxuoddy

NEWS and Notes

1947 Science  
In August he made a second trip to Brazil to photograph the same star field during the night.  ...  Tolmach has been investigating the iso- topic ratios of lead in meteorites; at Harvard University, Carl A. Bauer’s project is also related to the study of meteors; at Oklahoma A & M, H.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.106.2754.335 fatcat:qdl64zxfn5e6zevcksav5xzh2y

Nível de ruídos em uma unidade de cuidados intensivos pediátricos

Werther B. Carvalho, Mavilde L. G. Pedreira, Maria Augusta L. de Aguiar
2005 Jornal de Pediatria  
Methods: This prospective observational study was performed in a 10 bed PICU at a teaching hospital located in a densely populated district within the city of São Paulo, Brazil.  ...  Education regarding the effects of noise on human hearing and its relation to stress is the essential basis for the development of a noise reduction program.  ...  This teaching hospital, an 11-story high, three-sided building, is located in a densely populated district in the city of São Paulo, Brazil.  ... 
doi:10.1590/s0021-75572005000800015 fatcat:kzdwibvt25d5fj2qightvjjide

Insights from the Brazilian and Mexican Aerospace Innovation System: National or Regional System

Alejandro Romero, Dalton Garcia Borges de Souza
2016 Management and Organizational Studies  
This paper will use a conceptual approach to introduce two models of national systems of innovation: the aerospace industry cluster in Brazil and in Mexico.  ...  of innovation and highlights the structure, the institutions forming this system and the mechanisms employed to promote innovation.  ...  Universities, technology institutes, state educational institutions and colleges compose Mexican System of Higher Education Institutions (IES).  ... 
doi:10.5430/mos.v3n4p36 fatcat:4qmdc5getncypfpgziemgdnkru
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