The annual leading technology investment conference Silicon Valley Open Doors (SVOD 2017) was held on May 24-25, 2017 (Mountain View, CA) and organized by American Business Association of Russian-Speaking Professionals (AmBAR).
One of the largest among international conferences in Silicon Valley, The Startup Conference was held on May 17, 2017 inside the Fox Theatre, Redwood City (the USA). The 8th annual event has gathered almost 1,500 entrepreneurs and investors to share their experience concerning how to startup and then launch your products, how to pitch VCs and find co-founders and more. Also, among the conference participants were such leading companies as August Capital, Instacart, CloudFlare etc.
Simmakers participated in the XVIIth research-to-practice conference “Information Technologies in Engineering”, held on April 5, 2017 and gave a presentation on the “Peculiarities of engineering software development and its application on the Russian market”. The conference was organized by Giprotyumenneftegaz (R&D and engineering company, Tyumen, Russia).
Simmakers mathematician of the R&D department, Gleb Gribovskii, was selected as one of the best students of The Belarusian State University with an entry on the annual wall of honor due to his research and public activity.
The XII scientific conference on future of the engineering surveying in construction in the Russian Federation was held on December 7-9, 2016 at the St. Petersburg Mining University. Co-chairs of the conference organizing committee were Oleg Betin (Deputy Minister of Construction Industry, Housing and Utilities Sector), Igor Albin (Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg), Vladimir Litvinenko (Rector of St. Petersburg Mining University), Mikhail Bogdanov (President of the Coordinating council of Russian Geotechnical Association).
The first scientific conference and exhibition “Engineering Surveys for Transport Infrastructure” was held on October 20-21, 2016 and presented by Journal of Engineering Surveys (The Inzhenernyye Izyskaniya) together with IGIIS, Russian Geotechnical Association (AIIS), the National Union of Russian Surveyors (Soyuz Izyskateley) and major Russian education establishment – Moscow State University of Railway Engineering (MIIT). The conference was attended by leading experts, scientists, researchers and representatives of a large number of R&D institutes and survey organizations.
Simmakers team has made an expedition in one of the Nordic countries – Norway. This month-long journey across the polar Scandinavia gives us an opportunity to gain the permafrost regions, millenary glaciers, as well as have a look at engineering and technical solutions implemented by Scandinavian experts to construction of foundations and roads on permafrost.
Simmakers participated in the scientific conference “Technologies for Design and Construction of Foundations on Permafrost”, held on 7-8 September 2016 (Moscow, Russian Federation). Our lead specialist Vladimir Gordiychuk gave a presentation on the topic “Computer Simulation of Permafrost Thermal Regime with Further Analysis of Ground Settlement, Bearing Capacity of Piles, and Foundation Deformation”.