OpUS Summer Camp – 2016

3 – 8 July 2016  |  Hypercube, Skolkovo

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Submit your application before June 1, 2016

The whole event is free of charge



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Program partner

HSE — Skolkovo Institute for Law and Development




SmartAgro BRICS+


will focus on the use of high-tech solutions in agro-industrial complex of BRICS countries. It will highlight the opportunities for international scientific and technological cooperation. The program will be delivered in English.







We invite master students and young scientists from universities and research centers, technology entrepreneurs and young corporate professionals focused on creation of popular and competitive solutions and technologies for agriculture.  The age limit for participants is from 18 to 35 years.




Priority technological backgrounds for participants


Use of services based on satellites and UAV

for precision farming (navigation, remote sensing, weather prediction)

Internet of Things  

Things technological solutions for agriculture

Plant agriculture

(Innovations in crop breeding and selection, technologies for effective planting and precise land use, plants as biofactories)

Livestock and aquaculture innovations

(cellular and genetic engineering biotechnologies;  livestock reproduction; veterinary and livestock monitoring;  feeding and nutrition)

Automation and control systems

in the livestock, poultry and crop production

Industrial microbiology and biotechnology

(biocatalysis and biotransformation;  metabolic engineering; development and optimization of fermentations)

Innovations in processing of agricultural products

(processing and production of products and drinks; packaging technologies; control for product quality and safety; storage)

Forestry and forest technologies

(development of molecular mapping for genetic monitoring of forest's genetic resources, development of effective and ecologically clean methods of waste utilization in forest industry)

New materials for agriculture




OpUS Summer Camp SmartAgro BRICS+ to be held in Hypercube building (1 bld. Malevich street, Skolkovo Innovation Center, Moscow ).



Detailed guidelines and recommendations regarding the logistics will be sent to confirmed participants by e-mail.
All confirmed participants of Summer Camp “SmartAgro BRICS+” will be able to receive an official invitation letter.

Open University Skolkovo does not cover travel and accommodation expenses. Information about possibilities of cheap accommodation will be available for confirmed participants.


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+7 800 250 09 21



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  OpUS Summer Camp participants must be at least 18 years of age.