Brazil's Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications has launched a platform, IdearuMCTIC, aimed at connecting ideas and evaluating the maturity of technological solutions related to the challenges imposed by the pandemic.
Specific issues addressed and anticipated impact
IdearuMCTIC will form a database of researchers and their research, as well as project developers. Anyone can participate by registering a research, development or innovation on the website www.mctic.gov.br. These solutions are important to help MCTIC to identify existing technological ideas and solutions, their respective degrees of technological development (research, development and / or commercial exploitation) and the best applications for each one.
Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Telecommunications
- National/Federal government
Issues being addressed:
- Information and practice sharing (with public and/or internal)
- Crowdsourcing solutions
- Real-time data collection
- and analysis
15 April 2020