Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future

Summer School - Online/Hybrid
July 5 - July 16, 2021

The course will be held online but 3 participation options are available for certain individuals:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Due to massive and continuous vaccination in Russia and resuming international air and railway service with 29 countries we offer a hybrid online/on-campus summer school option to students holding citizenship of:

the United Kingdom, Tanzania, Turkey, Switzerland, Egypt, Maldives, the United Arab Emirates, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Republic of Korea, Cuba, Serbia, Japan, the Seychelles, Ethiopia, Vietnam, India, Qatar, Finland, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Greece, Singapore, Venezuela, Germany, Syria, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Sri Lanka.

You can join the online course for 270 euro (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at your dormitory/hostel.

If you choose Option 2, just apply for the online course here and inform us on your choice via email to get further instructions.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future
Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future
 
  • Brief description

    The program provides students fundamental and applied research activities in the field of intelligent robotics and control systems; practicing innovative technologies and hard- and software solutions for the problems of industrial automation and high-tech industrial control systems. Students analyze the interactive environment of cyber-physical and robotic systems to create new solutions and mathematical models in the field of intelligent robotics and control systems. Teams of students studies and demonstrate technologies of industrial object remote control, group control of team behavior of collaborative robots and situational control in conditions of uncertainty in the framework of applied developments.

 

Duration: 2 weeks

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee:

Online format: 270 Euro

Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Summer School).

  • Cultural program

    Online format:*

    • - Online Pub Quiz;
    • - Online Interactive Tour to SPbPU Museum;
    • - Online broadcasting of excursion to the Hermitage museum;

    Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.

    *All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.

Accommodation

Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:

  • on campus at the university dormitory
  • off-campus at partner hostels in the city center

Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.

Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future
Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future

Deadline for registration

Online format: June 28, 2021

Hybrid format:

- for EU- or visa-free countries nationals: June 07, 2021

- for non-EU nationals: May 03, 2021

  • Entrance requirements
    • - Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are conducted in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required;
    • - Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.

The detailed course description for ECTS credits transfer at your home university:

Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future SS21.pdf

 

Professors and lecturers

  • Vyacheslav V. Potekhin, Associate Professor, Director of Centre SPbPU-FESTO;
  • Vladimir N. Khokhlpvskiy, Associate Professor (SPbPU);
  • Vadim A. Onufriev, Associate Professor (SPbPU);
  • Aleksandra Müller, M. Sc., Research assistant (RWTH Aachen);
  • Minh Trinh, M. Sc., Research assistant (RWTH Aachen);
  • Anatolijs Zabašta, Dr. sc.ing. (Riga Technical University).

Program partners:

  • Technische Universität Berlin;
  • RWTH Aachen University;
  • FESTO;
  • RAKURS;
  • Riga Technical University.

Contacts:

Summer and Winter Schools Team