Sergey Filimonov, Head of the GS Venture corporate venture fund, took part in the educational program of the HackDay#34, held in Kaliningrad from October 31 to November 2, 2014. Sergey unveiled advantages and disadvantages of the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) concept.
School students from 6 countries qualified for the second round of the GS Group International physics contest
On October 26, 2014 the GS Group international investment and industry holding company declared the winners of the first extramural round of the International physics contest for school students from non-capital cities who submitted works in Russian. The deadline for submission of works in English was extended until November 16. In addition to the Russian school students the contestants include high school students from India, Mexico, Czech Republic, Ukraine and other countries.
World professional photographers Alexey Shinkarenko (the Republic of Belarus), Vladimir Vyatkin (the Russian Federation) and Mariusz Widerinski (the Republic of Poland) gave lectures onsite the Gate art-space in Kaliningrad. Series of free lectures on photography was arranged by the Creative platform GS Fund (Technopolis GS) from August 23 to October 12, 2014.
Students of Petrozavodsk State University, Faculty of Physical Engineering, undertook an internship at GS Nanotech, a microelectronic product development and manufacturing center, which is a part of the innovation cluster Technopolis GS (the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region). Educational process held from September 1 to October 12, 2014 was carried out within the collaboration agreement concluded between GS Nanotech and the educational institution this year.
Nanostructured Carbon Materials of GS Group introduced at the 18th International Forum "Russian industrialist"
On October 1 to 3, 2014 GS Group presented Nanostructured Carbon Materials, LLC, one of the innovation cluster Technopolis GS enterprises, at the International Forum "Russian industrialist" in St. Petersburg, Russia.
The town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region, hosted the second regional student festival "The World of ProfTech – Territory of Success" on October 2, 2014 with the assistance of the GS Group investment and industry holding company. Tour around the enterprises of the innovation territorial cluster Technopolis GS for principals of the regional educational institutions was held within the event program.
On September 28, 2014, the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region, hosted the first minigolf tournament of Technopolis GS. Participants who were ranked first three places were awarded prizes from the organizers – the Creative platform GS Fund and the Champion sports equipment shop.