On April 25, 2019, the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University celebrates its anniversary. In frames of the celebration the IKBFU holds the annual event «University Night». Name of the event for 2019 is «вЦифре». Main topics for this night are technologies of the future, digital innovations, artificial intelligence and a new role of the humankind in the future.
Ivan Drokin, a mathematician, a scientist and director for research and development of Botkin.ai, is a special guest of the IKBFU. He will be speaking on the role of machine intelligence in the future and answer all questions.
Prof. Dr Vladimir Gilmanov, a philosopher and a culturologist, will give a unique lection on the topic «Magic of Numerals in the history of culture: from Pythagoras to transhumanoid». Viktoria Tolstoganova, a famous Russian actress, will become a member of the committee for the international film festival «Край света. Запад».
«University Night» is a traditional event, which unites students and teachers. It has already been organized for 9 years and topics have been changed every year.
There will be many interesting things at «University Night»: interactions with the Media Centre of the IKBFU, a cyber-tournament, a cosplay performance, a play of the IKBFU theatre troupe «Третий этаж», poetry readings of the literature club «Графит» and several quests. The University designers will present their vision of the world of the future. The University music band «Genom», the singer Aoka, the band «Night call», the invited DJ and many others will play music and sing songs for guests of the IKBFU. Artem Ryzhkov, director of the film festival «Короче» will organize a cinema area.
The pastry-shop «Круассан» will bake a traditional 15 kg cake.
Time: 20:00 — 24:00
Place: Kaliningrad, 2 Universitetskaya Street
Students and graduates of the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University are welcome!