Students’ Innovation Technology Centre (SITC)

Students’ Innovation Technology Centre was founded in 2006. Its principle goal is to coordinate students’ research and innovative activity.

SITC promotes:

  • Innovation projects in the fields prioritized by regional and national politics
  • Scientific-technical creativity of students
  • Business activity in scientific sphere
  • Creation of innovative small-scale enterprises

One of the most promising projects of SITC is a business school Start-Park. It is performed in cooperation with the North-West Center for Venture Capital Investment and the Penza Regional Government.

SITC members regularly take part in various scientific events, such as:

  • All-Russian exhibition of scientific-technical creativity of students;
  • Moscow international show-room for inventions and innovation technologies Archimedes;
  • All-Russian youth innovations forum Seliger;
  • International youth forum Engineers of future (Baikal) and many other.

The centre won the nomination The Best Students’ Scientific and Research Project of all-Russian competition of students’ self-governance bodies Students’ Leaders (Moscow, 2012).

Students’ scientific society Idea, division of SITC, is intended for developing personal and professional traits of the future specialists and encouraging their creativity through research. The society is responsible for Festival of Science (in cooperation with Lomonosov Moscow State University), rating of the best research group projects, various intellectual marathons.

 

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