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34th IASP World Conference on Science Parks & Areas of Innovation
Title:

Pernambucoders How Porto Digital uses Programming Clubs to address the future of Science and Technology Parks and Areas of Innovation

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2016_08_01_IASP 2017 conference poster
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Conference Paper
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  1. Authors
    FullNameWithTitle2:
    Polyana Targino
  2. Co-authors
    FullNameWithTitle2:
    Guilerme Calheiros,
  3. Publisher
    IASP
  4. Publication date
    September 2017
  5. Place of publication
    Istanbul, Turkey
  6. Number of pages
    15
Description:
Qualified professionals are key for a company success and its competitiveness, especially in knowledge‐based organizations, that is the case of Science and Technology Parks (STPs) and Areas of Innovation (AOIs) residents. However, this sector is facing a global lack of good professionals to fill their jobs vacancies.As an important player for their companies’ strength and for a region economic development, STPsand AOIs can contribute to reduce or even eliminate this bottleneck, like Porto Digital is doing. In 2016, it started to run a project, named PERNAMBUCODERS, to teach programming in schools inorder to contribute with better qualified professional in the future.This paper will explain in details how the project works, its results after a year, as well as how it will impact in the future of the sector and how it addresses future issues, also showing how this experience can contribute with others STPs and AOIs.
  1. Conference name
    34th IASP World Conference on Science Parks & Areas of Innovation
  2. Conference theme
    Science Parks and Natural Innovation ecosystems: articulating future strategies
  3. Location
    Istanbul, Turkey
  4. Conference start date
    26 September 2017
  5. Conference end date
    29 September 2017

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