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Riot of kettles: ETU "LETI" researcher spoke about the dangers of smart technologies at a conference in Berlin

Alla Levina, Senior Researcher at ETU "LETI," spoke about the risks that smart devices pose, their weak spots, and threats of attack from third-party channels at the international inter-university conference "Ecosystem of the Digital Economy" in Berlin.

ITMO Programmers Win Huawei Honor Cup

ITMO students from the Computer Technology Department - Stanislav Naumov, Alexei Latyshev and Nikolai Budin - became winners of the competition’s new Codecraft category. This year, more than 4,000 students took part in the annual All-Russian event organized by the Huawei company.

ITMO Robotics Team Gets Gold at World Robot Olympiad 2017

The World Robot Olympiad (WRO-2017) has just come to a close in Costa Rica. The international competition for talented school and university students involves participants from more than 60 countries. ITMO’s team of school students, led by coach Igor Lositskiy, has won the gold medal in the Open category’s Senior age group.

Blockchain for Patenting Intellectual Property: How Will it Work?

How does one create a blockchain which can protect intellectual property? What’s the point? What are the consequences of changing the system so that new inventions aren’t registered on paper but digitally? The hope is that innovation production, and new high-tech products will be produced faster.

ITMO and South Korea Launch SumIT Startup School

On July 31, ITMO University’s business incubator launched the International SumIT Summer School. This year the acceleration program will welcome young entrepreneurs from South Korea. Three startups, each supervised by a Russian mentor, will work and study here for two weeks.