On June 6-7, 2017 the Skolkovo Innovation Center hosted the most large-scale startup conference in Russia and the CIS countries. This year, Startup Village involved more than 20 000 participants, 4 000 startups and 1 500 investors from 60+ countries.
The international conference “Earth’s Cryosphere: Past, Present and Future” was held on 4-8 June, 2017 in Pushchino (Russia) and hosted by Institute of Physicoсhemical and Biological Problems in Soil Science together with the Permafrost Young Researchers Network (PYRN). The conference was attended by leading R&D institutes and survey organizations from Russia, the United States, Germany, France, and the Netherlands, which are engaged in permafrost studies.
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).
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).
Simmakers Participated in Scientific Conference and Exhibition on Engineering Surveys for Transport Infrastructure
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.