“Newport University Visit to the College of Engineering – USF"Sustainability and its Trans-disciplinary Challenges: A Comp...
Agenda Objetivo de la presentación La Universidad del Sur de la Florida ISTEC: iniciativas, programas proyectos  y sus ...
Objetivo de la Presentación Compartir con la audiencia experiencias del  trabajo en Redes (ISTEC), Llamar a reflexionar ...
Innovación ….    “En realidad la mayoría deinnovaciones son creadas a través de   REDES – grupos de personas   trabajando ...
We are not in “South” Florida
   USF, * the doctoral granting institution, located in Tampa   USF St. Petersburg*   USF Sarasota-Manatee*   USF Poly...
Total USF System Enrollment
Degrees 2010-2011Academic Profile 2010/11
USF Financials Summary
USF Factoids   Over 47,000 students (all 50 states, 110    countries)   Second largest in Southeast, top 20 in    nation...
USF Factoids   Affiliated with 4 hospitals (Moffitt Cancer Center,    TGH…)   R & D Park, Center for Entrepreneurship… ...
ISTEC es una organización sin fines  de lucro formada por instituciones  educativas, industriales, centros de    investiga...
Explored Opportunities (Summer 1990)                      Dr. Ramiro Jordan, ISTEC Founder - UNM Is Science & Technology ...
Developed Initiatives       Create GATEWAY for Information, R&D,      Education, and Entrepreneurial activities           ...
VisionISTEC will be a leading force in fosteringsocio-economic and educational change inIbero-America, by creating prosper...
Mission The mission of ISTEC is to foster sustainable socio-  economic development in Ibero-America by carrying out  prog...
ISTEC es: Compartir,                 Colaborar, Participar... ISTEC fomenta alianzas estratégicas  entre la academia, ind...
Trust – “Confianza” ISTEC’s Success is Based on TRUST    Transparency       Efficiency          Effectiveness            P...
Alianzas Estratégicas•   Sun Microsystems             •   Franklin Mining Corp•   Hewlett-Packard              •   DCC•   ...
Ibero-American Nanotechnology Centers Network                  (IBANCN)                 Faculty/Student Exchange         ...
Ibero-american Trans-disciplinary   Network in Complex Systems    Education
NANOTECNOLOGIA      Luis Fernando Cruz MD. PhD(c)
CERTIFICATE IN MICROELECTRONICSPROCESS ENGINEERING
CERTIFICATE INRENEWABLE ENERGY
Innovación ….“In reality most innovations are created   through networks -- groups of people            working in concert...
“Necesitamos una manera de pensar que re-conectelo que esta incoherente y compartimentalizado, querespete la diversidad as...
The Millennium Project Cont..   “It is time of unusual opportunity and optimism as new     technologies not only improve t...
Deception                                                   Reality ?                          Honesty             Complai...
Words of Appreciation                  ……. FAMILY & FRIENDS………………..
Muchas Gracias …….  wmoreno@usf.edu    www.usf.edu   www.istec.org
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
Usf   istec newport visit spring 2012
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  1. 1. “Newport University Visit to the College of Engineering – USF"Sustainability and its Trans-disciplinary Challenges: A Complex System Perspective" “Introductions and Welcome to USF-ISTEC” Tampa, Florida – January 30th - February 2nd, 2012
  2. 2. Agenda Objetivo de la presentación La Universidad del Sur de la Florida ISTEC: iniciativas, programas proyectos y sus alianzas estratégicas Preguntas
  3. 3. Objetivo de la Presentación Compartir con la audiencia experiencias del trabajo en Redes (ISTEC), Llamar a reflexionar sobre los desafíos a nivel local, regional y global y como prepararnos para afrontarlos Oportunidades de cooperación en proyectos internacionales utilizando la RED de Miembros del ISTEC Dejar la semilla por la inquietud (PASIÓN) en la Colaboración en Redes
  4. 4. Innovación …. “En realidad la mayoría deinnovaciones son creadas a través de REDES – grupos de personas trabajando en “concordancia” Dr. Andrew B. Hargadon Professor of Management Director, Technology Management Programs Faculty Director, UC Davis Center for Entrepreneurship Chancellors Fellow Ph.D., Stanford University
  5. 5. We are not in “South” Florida
  6. 6.  USF, * the doctoral granting institution, located in Tampa USF St. Petersburg* USF Sarasota-Manatee* USF Polytechnic, located in Lakeland
  7. 7. Total USF System Enrollment
  8. 8. Degrees 2010-2011Academic Profile 2010/11
  9. 9. USF Financials Summary
  10. 10. USF Factoids Over 47,000 students (all 50 states, 110 countries) Second largest in Southeast, top 20 in nation “Research I” designation by Carnegie Foundation Over $380 Million in sponsored research 11 Colleges (Engineering, Medicine, Education, Arts and Sciences, Marine Science, Business….)
  11. 11. USF Factoids Affiliated with 4 hospitals (Moffitt Cancer Center, TGH…) R & D Park, Center for Entrepreneurship… USF is ranked 44th in total research expenditures and 34th in federal research expenditures for public universities for FY 2009 by the National Science Foundation. USF ranks 9th world-wide of 14 universities ranked among 300 organizations that earned the most patents in 2010, according to the Intellectual Property Owners Association. Over Sixty professors from Latin America have earned their Ph.D. degrees in Engineering since 1991
  12. 12. ISTEC es una organización sin fines de lucro formada por instituciones educativas, industriales, centros de investigación y organizaciones multilaterales localizadas en las Américas y la península Ibérica.
  13. 13. Explored Opportunities (Summer 1990) Dr. Ramiro Jordan, ISTEC Founder - UNM Is Science & Technology a priority? Does R&D (innovation and creativity) play a role in socio- economic development? Level of undergraduate and graduate programs, laboratories, instructional methodologies/platforms, accreditation and certification? Mobility of talent and work opportunities? Investment and incentives for R&D? Inter/multi/trans-disciplinary and international collaboration? Access to Information ? Entrepreneurial activities? Public & private funding opportunities?
  14. 14. Developed Initiatives Create GATEWAY for Information, R&D, Education, and Entrepreneurial activities Digital Library Linkages (DLL)Advanced Continuing Information Los Libertadores (LL) Education (ACE) Technology Programs: ICTSD,Program: GRANA STEED R&D Laboratories ISTEC-Salud Dr.R&D Director Wilfrido Moreno
  15. 15. VisionISTEC will be a leading force in fosteringsocio-economic and educational change inIbero-America, by creating prosperity andimproving the quality of life in the region. ISTEC será una fuerza de vanguardia para promover cambios educacionales y socio-económicos, creando prosperidad y mejorando la calida de vida en la región.
  16. 16. Mission The mission of ISTEC is to foster sustainable socio- economic development in Ibero-America by carrying out programs focused on:  Advancing the state of higher education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)  Promoting the culture of quality, innovation and sustainability,  Generating and disseminating knowledge and information,  Establishing cost-effective vehicles for technology transfer,  Encouraging joint national/international research and development,  Fostering an environment for entrepreneurship and collaboration,  Promoting leadership models that adhere to the principles of responsibility and accountability.
  17. 17. ISTEC es: Compartir, Colaborar, Participar... ISTEC fomenta alianzas estratégicas entre la academia, industria, agencia gubernamentales y organizaciones multilaterales con el objetivo de promover desarrollo socio-económico. Ha promovido colaboración por 21 años desde adentro y entre más desde 30 países.
  18. 18. Trust – “Confianza” ISTEC’s Success is Based on TRUST Transparency Efficiency Effectiveness Professionalism Competitiveness Competence Knowledge Accountability“Reponsabilidad por las Acciones”
  19. 19. Alianzas Estratégicas• Sun Microsystems • Franklin Mining Corp• Hewlett-Packard • DCC• Bright Star • MobileTec• Citibank • Integrated Architectures• Skype • Stratum Broadband• YIP • Global IP Clearinghouse• Google • Native American Television• WebEx Network• CEOexpress • Latin American Television• Gridline • Parquesoft• Clipmarks • FON• ASI Group / Flycom • American Broadband Group• LENC • Hostopia• Interedge • CapeCodVentures• Piramide (Bolivia/Germany) • Catholic Church• Echostar • CNRI• A-Wit • Quanser • NanoProfessor
  20. 20. Ibero-American Nanotechnology Centers Network (IBANCN)  Faculty/Student Exchange  Educational Initiatives  Research Collaborations  Community Engagement  Technical Support  Equipment & Supplies Acquisitions
  21. 21. Ibero-american Trans-disciplinary Network in Complex Systems Education
  22. 22. NANOTECNOLOGIA Luis Fernando Cruz MD. PhD(c)
  23. 23. CERTIFICATE IN MICROELECTRONICSPROCESS ENGINEERING
  24. 24. CERTIFICATE INRENEWABLE ENERGY
  25. 25. Innovación ….“In reality most innovations are created through networks -- groups of people working in concert.”“En realidad la mayoría de innovaciones son creadas a través de REDES – gruposde personas trabajando en “concordancia” Dr. Andrew B. Hargadon Professor of Management Director, Technology Management Programs Faculty Director, UC Davis Center for Entrepreneurship
  26. 26. “Necesitamos una manera de pensar que re-conectelo que esta incoherente y compartimentalizado, querespete la diversidad así como reconozca la unidad, y que trate de discernir las interdependencias.Necesitamos de una manera radical de pensamiento(el cual llegue a la raíz del problema), una manera de pensar multidimensional, y una manera sistemática de pensar” -Edgar Morin, Anne Brigitte Kern
  27. 27. The Millennium Project Cont.. “It is time of unusual opportunity and optimism as new technologies not only improve the human condition but also enable the creation and flourishing of new communities and social institutions more capable of addressing the needs of our society” “Son tiempos de grandes oportunidades y optimismo puesto que la aplicación de las nuevas tecnologías emergentes no sólo tienen la capacidad de mejorar lacalidad de vida, pero también permiten la creación y el florecimiento de nuevas comunidades y institucionessociales mejor preparadas para afrontar las necesidades de nuestra sociedad" http://milproj.ummu.umich.edu/home/
  28. 28. Deception Reality ? Honesty Complaint Excuse Reality “Be Happy” PROPOSE EXECUTE SOLUTIONSCETYS Universidad victormercader@msn.com
  29. 29. Words of Appreciation ……. FAMILY & FRIENDS………………..
  30. 30. Muchas Gracias ……. wmoreno@usf.edu www.usf.edu www.istec.org

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