All-Ukrainian Festival of Innovative Projects “Sikorsky Challenge” (Festival) is held to develop innovative activity in Ukraine, involve youth, gather science communities’ and technological entrepreneurs’ in scientific, design programs and engineering research, stimulate science inventions and increase science prestige of Ukraine in the w
Science Park "Kyivska Polytechnica" creating new base of innovative projects which were developed by scientists (or with the assistance of scientists) of "KPI".
This projects will be comercialized and fineced by specialy created founds.
On April the 1st the first astronaut of independent Ukraine, a Ukrainian Hero and a Major General Leonid Kostiantynovych Kadeniuk gained a diploma and the degree of Honorary Doctor of Aircraft and Space Systems Faculty of National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute".
On the 4th of April Minister of defense deputy of Kazakhstan Republic Sergiy Gromov and managers of National company “Kazakhstan engineering” and of one of the biggest Republic enterprises – plant № 811 had a meeting with NTUU "KPI" management and scientists.
On April, 2 NTUU "KPI" concluded the cooperation agreement with university Ondokuz Mayis (t. Samsun, Turkish Republic). On behalf of Kiev Polytechnic the agreement was signed by the vice-chancellor with international relations, corresponding member of NAS of Ukraine Sergiy Sydorenko, on behalf of Ondokuz Mayis - rector professor Hussein Akan.
On March 21 at the State Polytechnic Museum of NTUU "KPI" was a round table session "great scientists of the world". It was marking the 540 anniversary of the birth of the Polish astronomer Mykola Kopernyk, 370 anniversary of the birth of Isaac Newton and the 150th anniversary of the birth of the first president of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, one of the greatest national scientists of the twentieth century Volodymyr Vernadsky.
On March 19, 2013 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Poland to Ukraine H.E. Mr. Henryk Litwin delivered a lecture to students and teachers of NTUU “KPI” on «European integration as strengthening of transformation processes. European experience in development of Polish-Ukrainian scientific and educational collaboration».