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  • 1. Newport University Visit to the College of Engineering USF"Sustainability and its Trans-disciplinary Challenges: A ComplexSystem Perspective" Introductions and Welcome to USF-ISTECTampa, Florida January 30th - February 2nd, 2012

2. Agenda Objetivo de la presentacin La Universidad del Sur de la Florida ISTEC: iniciativas, programas proyectosy sus alianzas estratgicas Preguntas 3. Objetivo de la Presentacin Compartir con la audiencia experiencias deltrabajo en Redes (ISTEC), Llamar a reflexionar sobre los desafos a nivellocal, regional y global y como prepararnos paraafrontarlos Oportunidades de cooperacin en proyectosinternacionales utilizando la RED de Miembrosdel ISTEC Dejar la semilla por la inquietud (PASIN) en laColaboracin en Redes 4. Innovacin .En realidad la mayora deinnovaciones son creadas a travs de REDES grupos de personas trabajando en concordancia Dr. Andrew B. HargadonProfessor of ManagementDirector, Technology Management Programs Faculty Director, UC Davis Center for Entrepreneurship Chancellors FellowPh.D., Stanford University 5. We are not in South Florida 6. USF, * the doctoral granting institution, located in Tampa USF St. Petersburg* USF Sarasota-Manatee* USF Polytechnic, located in Lakeland 7. Total USF System Enrollment 8. Degrees 2010-2011Academic Profile 2010/11 9. USF Financials Summary 10. USF Factoids Over 47,000 students (all 50 states, 110countries) Second largest in Southeast, top 20 innation Research I designation by CarnegieFoundation Over $380 Million in sponsored research 11 Colleges (Engineering, Medicine,Education, Arts and Sciences, MarineScience, Business.) 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 34thin federal research expenditures for public universities forFY 2009 by the National Science Foundation. USF ranks 9th world-wide of 14 universities rankedamong 300 organizations that earned the most patents in2010, according to the Intellectual Property OwnersAssociation. Over Sixty professors from Latin America have earnedtheir Ph.D. degrees in Engineering since 1991 12. ISTEC es una organizacin sin finesde lucro formada por institucioneseducativas, industriales, centros deinvestigacin y organizaciones multilaterales localizadas en las Amricas y la pennsula Ibrica. 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. Developed Initiatives Create GATEWAY for Information, R&D,Education, and Entrepreneurial activities Digital Library Linkages (DLL)Advanced Continuing Information Los Libertadores (LL) Education (ACE)TechnologyPrograms: ICTSD,Program: GRANASTEEDR&D LaboratoriesISTEC-Salud Dr.R&D Director Wilfrido Moreno 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 ser una fuerza de vanguardiapara promover cambios educacionales y socio-econmicos, creando prosperidad y mejorando la calida de vida en la regin. 16. Mission The mission of ISTEC is to foster sustainable socio-economic development in Ibero-America by carrying outprograms 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. ISTEC es: Compartir, Colaborar, Participar... ISTEC fomenta alianzas estratgicasentre la academia, industria, agenciagubernamentales y organizacionesmultilaterales con el objetivo depromover desarrollo socio-econmico. Ha promovido colaboracin por 21 aosdesde adentro y entre ms desde 30pases. 18. Trust Confianza ISTECs Success is Based on TRUSTTransparency EfficiencyEffectivenessProfessionalism CompetitivenessCompetenceKnowledge AccountabilityReponsabilidad por las Acciones 19. Alianzas Estratgicas 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 WebExNetwork 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. Ibero-American Nanotechnology Centers Network(IBANCN) Faculty/Student Exchange Educational Initiatives Research Collaborations Community Engagement Technical Support Equipment & Supplies Acquisitions 21. Ibero-american Trans-disciplinary Network in Complex SystemsEducation 22. NANOTECNOLOGIALuis Fernando Cruz MD. PhD(c) 23. CERTIFICATE IN MICROELECTRONICSPROCESS ENGINEERING 24. CERTIFICATE INRENEWABLE ENERGY 25. Innovacin .In reality most innovations are created through networks -- groups of peopleworking in concert.En realidad la mayora de innovaciones son creadas a travs de REDES gruposde personas trabajando en concordanciaDr. Andrew B. HargadonProfessor of ManagementDirector, Technology Management Programs Faculty Director, UC Davis Center for Entrepreneurship 26. Necesitamos una manera de pensar que re-conectelo que esta incoherente y compartimentalizado, querespete la diversidad as como reconozca la unidad, y que trate de discernir las interdependencias.Necesitamos de una manera radical de pensamiento(el cual llegue a la raz del problema), una manera de pensar multidimensional, y una manerasistemtica de pensar-Edgar Morin, Anne Brigitte Kern 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 aplicacin de las nuevas tecnologas emergentes no slo tienen la capacidad de mejorar lacalidad de vida, pero tambin permiten la creacin y el florecimiento de nuevas comunidades y institucionessociales mejor preparadas para afrontar las necesidadesde nuestra sociedad" http://milproj.ummu.umich.edu/home/ 28. Deception Reality ?Honesty Complaint ExcuseRealityBe Happy PROPOSE EXECUTESOLUTIONSCETYSUniversidad victormercader@msn.com 29. Words of Appreciation. FAMILY & FRIENDS.. 30. Muchas Gracias .wmoreno@usf.eduwww.usf.edu www.istec.org