Open Innovations 2015: participation of SPbPU IAMT staff in the exhibition and business events
Open Innovations Forum took place in Moscow, VDNKh, on October 28-November 1, 2015. Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (IAMT) staff headed by Prof., Dr. Alexey Borovkov, the SPbPU Vice-Rector for Advanced Projects and the SPbPU IAMT Scientific Director was among active participants in Forum events.
IAMT and DATADVANCE company signed the agreement on cooperation in terms of joint R&D and searching for solutions related to industry specific products optimization, and joint training of highly qualified specialists ("engineering special forces").
After the signing ceremony, Prof. Alexey Borovkov spoke at the panel discussion "The internet of things in manufacturing: factories of the future" devoted to Industrial Internet development prospects in Russia. Prof. Alexey Borovkov also took part in the round table "R&D directors’ session: the future structure of manufacturing".
At "Open Innovations", SPbPU IAMT mount drew public's attention because by the images of factories of the future created based on the augmented reality technology that demonstrates advantages of designed factories.
SPbPU IAMT developments were represented at two mounts: Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University mount, and the exhibition of North-Western Federal District companies achievements. Besides, everybody could see prototypes and improved finished best-in-class products designed by IAMT specialists on the basis of computer-aided and super сomputer-aided engineering, bionic design principles, and additive technologies. Improved aerospace bracket, that is ~ 4.4 times lighter than the original one but that keeps its strength, stiffness, and other operational properties, is a perfect example of such developments.