COOPERATION BETWEEN THE INSTITUTE OF AVIATION AND THE UNIVERSITY OF BRASILIA
The Institute of Aviation in Warsaw and the University of Brasilia (Universidade de Brasilia), one of the largest and most important federal universities in Brazil, decided to begin cooperation in November 2014, during a visit in Brazil by a delegation from the Institute of Aviation. Both sides view this cooperation in the long term and on multiple levels, and decided to create the Polish-Brazilian Center of Excellence in Aviation and Space High Technology, which will coordinate scientific cooperation between the Institute and the University, and other Polish and Brazilian institutions and companies.
16/04/2015 – Visit of the Dean of the University of Brasilia
Polish-Brazilian Center of Excellence in Aviation and Space High Technology
On April 15 2015, during a ceremony in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland, The Institute of Aviation and the University of Brasilia signed an agreement bringing to life the Polish-Brazilian Center of Excellence in Aviation and Space High Technology.
The Center of Excellence was given concrete objectives:
- The organization on September 21-22 2015 of the First Polish-Brazilian Conference on Science and Technology.
- The organization of Polish-Brazilian workshops on rocket and space technologies.
- PhD student exchange and cooperation in PhD studies.
- Exchange of Scientific publications.
- Common research in new material technologies.
- Common research in new space technologies.
Polish-Brazilian Conference on Science and Technology
The Institute of Aviation, in partnership with the University of Brasilia, is planning to organize, on September 21-22, 2015, in Brasilia, the 1st Polish-Brazilian Conference on Science and Technology. Modeled after the Polish-American Conferences on Science and Technology, of which there have already been fifteen editions, this conference will serve to bring together and start cooperation between universities, research institutes, industry and government institutions of both countries.
This conference is a direct result of the signing on April 15, 2015, by representatives of the Institute of Aviation and the University of Brasilia, of the agreement creating the Polish-American Center of Excellence in Aviation and Space High Technology.