Skoltech is an international graduate research-focused university that was founded by the group of world-renowned scientists in 2011. Skoltech's curriculum focuses on technology and innovation, offering Master's programs in 11 technological disciplines. Students receive rigorous theoretical and practical training, design their own research projects, participate in internships and gain entrepreneurial skills in English. The faculty is comprised of current researchers with international accreditation and achievements.



On July 28, 2019, an independent TED (Technology | Entertainment | Design) event will be held at the new campus of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology – TEDxSkoltech.

Skoltech, a place where new projects are born every day changing the world for the better, is the ideal platform to gain inspiration from speakers and to awaken the desire to act and not be afraid to realize your ideas.

TEDxSkoltech is an event conducted under an official TED license (New York). This year is the first time that Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology will become a platform for conducting TEDx.

The program includes speaker presentations, the possibility for informal socializing in creative zones, and tasty snacks for guests from our conference partners.

Nine outstanding speakers will present nine inspiring ideas in the TED format. Among them is the founder and general director of the largest Russian-language platform, “Stepik,” Nikolai Vyakhhi, the developer of the first Russian jetpack, Alexei Statsenko, the director of the company, DrugDevelopment.Ru, Professor Dmitrii Kulish and others.

To get motivated and become a participant in the first TEDx in the history of Skoltech, you can purchase a ticket at our official site:

There you can find detailed information about how to get to the event, discounts for students, our partners, and get acquainted with the speaker programs.

Contact information:

Organizer, Yulia Ivanova: (+79060375462)

Organizer, Anton Karelin: (+79161888655)

PR – Dariia Trofimova (manager), +79154541817,

Official TEDxSkoltech site:

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