TOMSK, Apr 26 – RIA Tomsk. Participants of
the DevPRO’19 IT conference in Tomsk will be able to take part in the racing of
robocockroaches, as well as take on an outer space, the representative of
Rubius – the company, which acts as one of the conference organizers, told RIA
was reported that the DevPRO IT conference has been held in Tomsk since 2013.
This year it will be held on April 27-28 in the building of the Institute of
Economics and Management of Tomsk State University (TSU) on the Embankment of
the Ushaika River, 12. The developers will discuss technologies for creating
artificial intelligence and products for virtual and augmented reality.
Registration on the DevPRO’19 website is required for participation.
SibEDGE company platform everyone will be able to take part in cockroach races.
The participant’s task - is to operate a robot cockroach, overcome a maze with
obstacles and come to the finish line first. The winner will receive a prize.
Up to eight cockroaches can participate in the race at the same time", – the interlocutor of the agency told.
added that a VR-platform with nine possible scenarios will work for the
participants: anyone can ride a roller coaster or even go into open space in
virtual reality. And also – to take part in the battle of robocars, controlling
them with the help of your smartphone.
"At the Drone
Racing the conference participants will meet with 15 small drones: they can be
guided with the help of special glasses. They allow to see the image,
figuratively speaking, “through the eyes of a drone", – the representative of
the organizers explained.
her, participants can visit all interactive zones on any of the two days of the
conference for free.
conference organizers are National Research Tomsk State University,
"Rubius Group" LLC and SmartTech Cluster. Partners include: Wrike,
SkillBox Online University, Center of Financial Technologies, ENBISYS, KODE,
Avito, USERSTORY, SibEDGE, Sidenis, InfoTeX, Usetech, Kvantorium, TORTA, SKB Kontur, Huawei. The
general information partner is - RIA Tomsk.