In St. Petersburg will host the conference on a life-changing technologies


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In St. Petersburg on 1 and 2 December 2018 on the territory of the Leningrad plant printing machines will host the first international conference In the City about the technologies that are changing life in the city. The program of the event includes public lectures and debates, professional workshops and grant competition. About it reported in a press release received by the editors”.ru”.

In the framework of the conference Russian and foreign experts will analyze how to improve the quality of life in the metropolis, using new technologies and innovative practices: artificial intelligence, computer vision, speculative design, the Internet of things. Conference In the City organised by the company “Gazprom Neft”. Software management is the Institute for media, architecture and design “Strelka”.

The program is aimed primarily at young professionals — architects, engineers, developers and designers who understand the modern technological agenda, but want to learn more about the global experience and practical application of the technology. The program is divided into four thematic blocks: “Management”, “Design” and “Users” is dedicated to innovative solutions, change management system and the city’s economy, space and everyday life, and in the “Outlook” will be presented trends in the development of cities.

Senior students of the undergraduate and graduate and young professionals from 18 to 35 years can participate in the contest, proposing a technological solution that will change the quality of life in the city, and win the Grant In the City in the amount of 150 000 rubles.

For free events should register on the conference website. Participation in the workshops and the grant competition will need to fill out special forms and pre-selection of applications. The program will be complemented by — for news you can follow on the project page in Facebook and “Vkontakte”.

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