The University of Innopolis won a grant competition for the establishment and development of the Competence Center on cross-cutting technology "Components of Robotics and Mechatronics". The consortium of the Center, led by the University of Innopolis, includes 16 leading universities of the country, 5 applied academic institutions, 7 foreign partners from France, China, Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Norway and 16 industrial partners.
On May 9, staff of Tatarstan Ministry of Informatization and Communication took part in the commemorative events dedicated to the 73rd anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.
On May 8, a ceremony of laying a commemorative wreath at the monument to the Soldier- Signalman, dedicated to the forthcoming Victory Day in the Great Patriotic War, was held in Kazan.
On May 5, the traditional nature protection campaign "Tree Planting Day" is held throughout the republic.
The staff of the Ministry of Informatization and Communication of the republic took part in the campaign and planted nursery plants of pine and larch at the Vysokaya Gora forest district.
The Regional Robotics Olympiad is continuing in Tatarstan.
On April 27, Deputy Prime Minister of the republic, Tatarstan Minister of Informatization and Communication Roman Shaikhutdinov took part in an annual general meeting of Tattelecom’ shareholders.
On April 26, at the Interregional Center of Competencies - the Kazan Technical College of Information Technology and Communications, the results of the national contest "Family Photo Chronicles of the Great Patriotic War" were summed up.
From the 2nd of May to the 9th of May, 2018, the Russian Post will deliver over 1.5 million personal congratulations from the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the 73rd anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War to veterans of the war and to the home front workers.
According to Hi-Tech publication, an artist and scientist Eric Paulos from the University of California, Berkeley has developed interactive HairIO hair that can receive notifications, respond to messages and even change the style and hairstyle of the owner.
Andrey Yudov is appointed the director of the branch of Rostelecom in Tatarstan.