Our university carries the name of Igor Sikorsky- the aircraft designer, Ukrainian, well known in the world. Biographers investigated in detail historical facts about his American period of life. But some events in 1889-1918 have free interpretations.
Every year on the third Saturday of September the Ukrainian celebrate the Day of the inventor and innovator. It is greatly connected with our university as ingenuity and innovative activity is an integral part of every engineer's life. It is worth telling that inventions could be different.
The lecture about the history of Kyiv bridges and the role of Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in their creation by famous Kyiv historian Valery Lysenko was the ending of December cycle of historical studios ‘Think about it’, organized by NTB of G.
On the 28th of November in Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute a round table, dedicated to the role of Ukrainian enterprises, scientists, engineers of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in space exploration, took place.
On April 25 H. I. Denysenko Scientific and Technical Library held the third meeting within the cycle of historical studies "Think about it", which is devoted to the 120th anniversary of our university. This time it was a question of public transport of Kyiv in XIX - early XX century.
In December, the exposition at the State Polytechnic Museum under Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute was replenished with a very interesting exhibit - tractor HTZ-15/30. We have got this tractor from the National History Museum of Ukraine.
On September 29-30, 2016 in the State Polytechnic Museum at NTUU "KPI after Igor Sikorsky" was the XV Ukrainian national scientific conference on the subject "Topical issues of science and technology history".