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NUST MISIS and Naumen Open Competency Center in the field of Data Science

NUST MISIS and the Naumen group of companies are announcing the launch of the Big Data Research Center — a department for the creation and development of technologies for big data analysis. The aim of the Center`s creation is to conduct advanced research in the field of Data Science. Experts from one of Russia`s leading technological universities and major IT companies will combine their efforts to develop competitive products focused on the international market.

NUST MISIS Holds Honor Cup Regional Festival

On September 21st, 2018, NUST MISIS hosted the regional festival Honor Cup. The event was part of the All-Russian ICT competitions for the Huawei Honor Cup, which have been held since 2015 in order to increase motivation for self-education and the development of young specialists’ professional skills.

Reincarnation of Plastic: Recycling of Household Waste at Home and a Printer that Prints Details for Itself to be Presented at Maker Faire Moscow 2018

On September 8th and 9th, 2018, Maker Faire Moscow 2018, the largest international festival where the latest technologies and traditional crafts meet, will be held in Gorky Park through the support of the Garage Museum. The organizer, the NUST MISIS FabLab, will present a series of hand-assembled machines for recycling and re-using plastic, a nettle 3D printing, and a unique 3D printer called Mothra that can print details for itself.

NUST MISIS Holds Blockchain-Laboratory at “Island 10-21”

From July 10th to 21st, 2018, “Island 10-21”, Russia`s first educational program for intensive employee training for the digital economy, was held on Russky Island in Vladivostok. NUST MISIS presented a four-day laboratory called “Introduction to the practice of blockchain applications” with participation from Aleksey Naiden, a leading developer at Apple, and Seraphim Bakharev, CORE’s leading UX-designer.

#EdCrunch2018: World Experts for Russia’s Digital Economy Leaders

On July 21, the first educational intensive course of the National Technology Initiative University (University of NTI) “20.35” for the leaders of technological development in Russia #Island10-21 on Russky Island (Vladivostok) was completed. Global conference for technology in education #EdCrunch2018 became a general educational partner of the event and organized speeches of 25 world-class experts.

NUST MISIS Holds Intellectual Game “Artek-Insight”

NUST MISIS is holding the intellectual game “Artek-Insight” as part of the cooperation between the University and the Artek International Children`s Camp. This joint project has been designed to develop and support talented students from regions around Russia. The project started in January 2018 and will last until the beginning of December 2018, covering 12 shifts throughout the year.

NUST MISIS Hosts African Student Union Day

On May 17th, 2018, NUST MISIS hosted African Student Union Day. Traditionally, the program consisted of artifact viewing, a concert, and a display of national cuisines. This year’s ceremony was the first with Daniel Bonner Mbil as the Chairman of the Union, and that played an important role during the proceedings.

NUST MISIS Students Win AMC Makeathon 2018

On March 17-18, 2018, the AMC Makeathon 2018, organized by the American Cultural Center in Moscow through the support of the U.S. Embassy, was held in the Russian capital. The hackathon was held for students and young specialists interested in the development and support of websites, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and UI/UX design.

Spring is Here!

On March 21st, 2018, the celebration of the International Holiday Nowruz took place at the NUST MISIS Commune House. The event program included folk dances, folk songs, and national cuisine from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

NUST MISIS’s History in Photos

The opening ceremony of the historical photo exhibition created as part of the celebration of NUST MISIS’s 100th anniversary—marked from the creation of the Moscow Mining Academy, NUST MISIS’s predecessor—was recently held at the University.

NUST MISIS Holds Cybathletics Competitions

In early December, high-tech competitions for handicapped people who actively use rehabilitation equipment (cybathletes) were held at the NUST MISIS Commune House—Russia`s best student resident hall complex-2016.