An online zoom session is being organized by the Catholic University of Chile on October 16, 2020
LAPASSION (Latin-America Practices and Soft Skills for an Innovation Oriented Network) is a project from the program Erasmus+ within the line KA2 – Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices – Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education (reference 585687-EPP-1-2017-1-PT-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP). It involves partners from Portugal, Finland, Spain, Brazil, Uruguay and Chile. LAPASSION consortium has as motivation to create a unique solution to address different problems affecting youth in HEI, helping students to obtain a better training in terms of innovation, soft skills, and internationalization. This solution is obtained by LAPASSION MP/I (Multidisciplinary Projects/Internships) for students’ teams to help them to co-create, and co-develop projects proposed by enterprises and other organizations, or to accelerate innovative ideas in an international context involving students from several countries).
Catholic University of Chile will send 4 students to LAPASSION@Pelotas (Brazil) in 2021
Demo Day LAPASSION@Goiania
After 10 weeks, including 8 online, LAPASSION@Goiania ends with an excellent Demo Day, with 5 brilliant projects developed by the multidisciplinary teams with 26 students from various countries (Brazil, Chile, Portugal and Finland).
Demo Day LAPASSION@Manaus
LAPASSION goes online with success.
Deliverables of LAPASSION@Goiania teams
The 5 students' multidisciplinary teams of LAPASSION@Goainia
Students of LAPASSION@Manaus continue the projects online
Context awareness and resilience are characteristics in the DNA of LAPASSION students.
Coronavirus impact in LAPASSION projects
Coronavirus pandemic is impacting activities worldwide, and most of the Higher Education Institutions are suspending and cancelling activities.