10 thematic events at ITMO University

10 thematic events at ITMO University


This is a compilation for professionals, technical students and their younger colleagues. In this digest we will talk about the next thematic events (May, June and July).


From photo excursions in the laboratory " Perspective nanomaterials and optoelectronic devices "on Habré

1. IHarvest Angels and FT ITMO Investment Pitch Session

When: May 22 (submission of applications until May 13)
What time: from 2:30 pm
Where: Ling Exchange., 14, ITMO University, aud. 611

The iHarvest Angels business angel club invests from 3 million rubles in projects with development prospects in the international market. In order to present your startup club to the Fitch Technologies business accelerator-based pitch session, you need to fill out a short questionnaire before May 13. Projects with an already formed team, ready prototype ( MVP ) and confirmed demand for your product (there are first customers/sales (partnership agreements, etc.). The pitch session will be held in 4x4 format: 4-minute presentations with an additional 4 minutes for answering expert questions.

2. Competition of projects from the Faculty of Physics and Technology


When: filing applications before May 15

We support the project approach and provide an opportunity to implement your ideas on the basis of the ITMO University and the Sirius Educational Center. Our task is to search for projects in the field of physics, suitable for collaboration with schoolchildren and students as semester tasks. Both schoolchildren themselves and their teachers can participate, as well as university staff, students and graduate students from any region of the country. Deadline for submission of applications - May 15. Here you can find information on how to prepare them.

3. ITMO.START schoolchildren festival


When: May 19
What time: from 12:00
Where: Lomonosova, 9, ITMO University

We invite students of 5-10th grades and their parents to our thematic festival. We have prepared an interactive platform with the developments of our student laboratories, master classes and thematic lectures. The main objective of the event is the presentation of opportunities for schoolchildren at the ITMO University. Participation requires registration .

4. The game of social entrepreneurship models "Good Business"


When: May 25
What time: from 11:30 to 16:30
Where: Bolshaya Pushkarskaya St., 10, art-space "Easy-Easy"

An open event for those who would like to try their hand at analytics - the development of sustainable monetization models and business modeling. The workshop will be conducted based on the Models of Impact Toolkit methodology .The participants will be assisted by experts: Grigori Martishin (ambassador of Models of Impact in Russia), Irina Vishnevskaya (director of the Social Innovation Center of the Leningrad Region), Elena Gavrilova (director of the Center for Entrepreneurship of ITMO University) and Anastasia Moskvina (expert of the Center for Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovations of the Higher School of Economics ).

5. Lecture by Sergey Kolyubin: “How do robotics and cyber-physical systems complement human abilities?” When: May 25
What time: from 16:00
Where: nab. Admiralty Canal, 2, Island of New Holland, Pavilion

This lecture is part of the cycle of lectures at ITMO University on science and technology.
Sergey Kolyubin, candidate of technical sciences, associate professor of the faculty of control systems and robotics, will tell about the development of robotics and developments in the area of ​​ cyberphysical systems . The focus of the lecture will be on the issues of human physical and cognitive abilities (human augmentation). Seats are limited, you can register here .


From Photo Excursion in the Cyber-Physical Systems Laboratory on Habré

6. Lecture by Alexey Ekaykin “Planet at a crossroads. What will be the climate of the Earth? "


When: May 28
What time: from 19:30
Where: nab. Admiralty Canal, 2, Island of New Holland, Pavilion

Another seminar within the ITMO University Lecture Hall on science and technology. Alexey Ekaykin, Candidate of Geographic Sciences, glaciologist and a leading researcher at the Laboratory for Climate Change and Environment at the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, will talk about climate change. The number of places is limited, you can register here .

7. International Conference of Young Scientists and Specialists in Computer Simulation (YSC-2019)


When: June 24-28 (submission of applications until April 1)
What time: from 19:30
Where: Greece, o. Crete, Heraklion, FORTH, Institute of Computer Science

We organize this event together with the University of Crete (Greece), the University of Amsterdam (Netherlands) and the FORTH Research and Technology Foundation (Greece). Our task is to strengthen ties between young scientists from different countries. The key topics of the conference are High Performance Computing, Big Data and Complex Systems Modeling.

8. International Festival of University Technology Startups


When: June 24-28
What time: 9:00 am to 10:00 pm
Where: St. Petersburg

Invited to participate teams that will be able to speak at the pitch session - the final part of this event. His goal is to provide an opportunity to communicate with potential investors and partners. Invited experts - Robert Neuvert (500 startups startups, USA), Mikhail Oseevsky (President Rostelecom), Timur Schukin (head of the NTI Neuronet working group) and other speakers will speak at the participants.

9. International Symposium "Fundamentals of laser micro-and nanotechnology" - 2019 (FLAMN-2019)


When: from June 30 to July 4
Where: St. Petersburg, ITMO University, ul.Lomonosov, d. 9

This is the eighth international symposium dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the First All-Union Conference on the Interaction of Optical Radiation with Matter. An extensive scientific program and a demonstration of the practical application of lasers in industry (in a separate section of the symposium) is planned for this event. The organizers are ITMO University, Institute of General Physics. A.M. Prokhorov Russian Academy of Sciences, LLC Laser Center, Russian Museum, Laser Association and the Optical Society. D.S. Rozhdestvenskogo.


From photo tour on the quantum materials lab ITMO University

10. "ITMO.Live-2019": Graduation at the ITMO University


When: July 6
What time: The beginning of the issuance of diplomas at 11:00
Where: Peter and Paul Fortress, Alekseevsky Ravelin

For us, this is the main "open-air" of the year. We expect more than four thousand participants. For them, we will prepare interactive platforms, stands with ice cream, photo zones. Admission is free, but we kindly ask you to carry your passport or any document proving your identity. By the way, until June 2, you can submit an application to participate in the "Best Graduate" competition.



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