Cooperation with St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
On 17 June 2020 a joint webinar "Smart Robotics in Production" was held between the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and RWTH Aachen University. Scientists as well as representatives of the international departments of both universities took part. During the event the Cluster of Excellence "Internet of Production" (IoP) of RWTH Aachen University and the developments in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity at the Institute of Computer Science and Technologies at St. Petersburg Polytechnic University were presented.
Afterwards, a pitch session took place, in which young scientists from both universities presented their projects, among others in the field of 3D printing, future factories and robotics. They also exchanged ideas for mutual cooperation.
In the context of the German-Russian Year of University Cooperation and Science 2018-2020, this cooperation between the two universities was supported by the contact office of the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and NRW.INVEST in Moscow.