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  • New Corporate Lab: ITMO and Rosneft to Develop IT Solutions for Geological Exploration

    ITMO and the oil and gas giant Rosneft have announced the launch of a new joint laboratory of modern digital solutions in industry. There, students and staff of both partners will address industrial tasks with AI models that can help explore deposits and predict oil extraction and ice flow. The lab will also train specialists capable of delivering new digital industrial solutions.


  • Researchers Roll Out AI-Powered Assistant for Professional Use

    Specialists from ITMO University and Tatneft designed a generative AI-based service, called Akela, that can provide professional consulting in Russian in a specific field by retrieving answers from the corporate database.


  • ITMO Researchers and Industrial Partners Present Their Joint Developments at ITMO Open Science Rocks

    Research and development are closely linked at ITMO University. Together with its industrial partners (over 40, as of now), the university has been working on a number of projects, some of which were presented recently at ITMO Open Science Rocks.


  • Gazprom Neft and ITMO University to Launch Joint Innovative Industrial Center

    The agreement signed between Gazprom Neft and ITMO University will result in the establishment of a new world-class innovative industrial center in St. Petersburg that will produce sensors, robots, drone control systems, computing systems, and other digital solutions for the oil and gas sector.


  • ITMO University Receives Grant to Fund AI Research Center

    ITMO University’s AI Research Center “Strong AI in Industry” became one of the grant winners in the contest held as part of the federal Artificial Intelligence project. The selection process was conducted by experts of the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation. The research center will be granted more than 1 billion rubles.


  • ITMO University Grant Competition: Participants and Projects

    ITMO’s School of Biotechnology and Cryogenic Systems has recently held an R&D project competition; the winning projects will receive funding from ITMO University.


  • Master’s Studies at ITMO’s Faculty of Technological Management and Innovations: An Overview

    Is it possible to teach someone to become a leader? The staff of ITMO University’s Faculty of Technological Management and Innovations believes that it is and trains global leaders in the field of high tech and innovations. The Faculty’s graduates are flexible, strategic thinkers, able to make decisions in conditions of uncertainty, and know their trade inside out. Read more on how to become a competent manager in the innovations sector in just two years of Master’s studies in this article by ITMO.NEWS.


  • ITMO University Researchers Test Innovative Pharmacy Refrigerator

    Recently, ITMO University ran tests of the new pharmacy refrigerator developed by the Italian company CAREL. As a result, ITMO researchers suggested a number of changes to the device’s settings so that it works more quietly and becomes more efficient. ITMO.NEWS spoke to the scientists and manufacturers to learn how to test refrigerators, and how pharmacy refrigerators differ from typical ones. 


  • New Life for Bakery Waste: First Results of Russian-Finnish-Italian Project Wastebake

    Last year, the specialists from ITMO University (Russia), the University of Bari (Italy), and  the University of Helsinki (Finland) started working on a joint project as part of the EuroTransBio international funding initiative. The purpose of the project is to find a way to recycle bakery waste. During the first meeting held in Italy in 2018, the project’s participants discussed its key stages and identified priority areas.  A year later, they gathered in St. Petersburg to present the results of their work and discuss plans for the future. Read on to learn the details.


  • IT for Big Business: Joint Corporate Master’s Program by ITMO University and T-Systems

    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.