Search by tag «Collaboration with businesses» 2 results
Why is it that research has to go a long way before its results get to the end customer in the form of a commercial product? How is the communication between business and science organized? Why are there so many problems associated with it, and what are the ways of solving them? These questions were covered in the fourth Scicomm Cocoa Talk delivered by Vladimir Borisov, a PhD student at ITMO's Faculty of Photonics and Optical Information Science with an experience of working in both commercial and academic structures. The talk took place as part of the fourth online meetup of ITMO’s Center for Science Communication. ITMO.NEWS put down the main ideas.
What IT specialists are now in demand by major companies? How to start working on a real-world project while still at university? Is it possible to partake in an internship at an international company during the first semester of your Master’s studies? ITMO University students discussed these and other questions at a meeting with the representatives of the international company T-Systems, which is part of the German group Deutsche Telekom. Starting from this year, ITMO is implementing a joint corporate Master’s program with the Russian branch of the company, T-Systems Russia. ITMO.NEWS spoke with the heads of the program and T-Systems specialists to learn more about its education process, the kind of specialists it trains and the opportunities it offers to students.