UTRO-2020. Yamal is preparing two thematic platforms for the forum
14:35 25 июня 2020
Категории: News in English
The youth forum of Ural Federal Okrug will be held online for the first time this year from the 3rd to the 5th of July. Registration was extended until the first of July; it is possible to submit the application in the automated information system “Youth of Russia”.
“Talented youth is a driver of Russian economy and an important resource in achievement of national goals” is the main theme of the forum this year. 12 thematic platforms will work for the participants, two of which were prepared by Yamal – “Tourist Ural” and “Digital Ural”. Thus, development of youth tourist products, educational sessions, the best authorial projects and the meeting with the co-founder of the service for booking of authorial tours “You travel me” is waiting for the participants of the forum on the platform “Tourist Ural”. Marina Kholokholova, a blogger and the author of the All-Russian action “Cozy tourism”, is the head of the platform. She also wrote the book “The best selfie point in Russia” and is an ambassador of the National Union of the Hospitality Industry. Experts in the sphere of tourism from Moscow and Pyatigorsk will participate in work of the platform.
At the platform “Digital Ural” the participants will learn what new skills and digital professions are necessary for life in a new world and will learn how to use tools online team management of projects. As a result of the workshop the participants will create prototypes of mobile applications and services for their projects and organizations, and during panel discussions they will immerse themselves into new reality and determine their role in the future. The head of the platform Anna Sholina is the co-founder of the global technological community Rutech, which unites investors, startups and experts in organizing of innovation system in 38 countries. Vasiliy Tretyakov, the director general of “University 2035”, Alexander Malyshev, the founder of the Russian hackers community of programmers, Anna Kharitonova, the program director of Museum Plus, and other experts will be spokespeople of the online platform “Digital Ural”.
The organizers are also preparing a whole block of educational programs that will be available for viewing at different platforms. Thanks to the online format, everyone can join open lectures and activities.
The delegation of Yamal of 80 people will participate in the forum “UTRO 2020” with socially significant projects. The information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the regional youth center. The grant contest will be held within the forum with the opportunity to receive up to 1.5 million rubles for implementation of own project. It is possible to follow the news in the official group in the social network “VKontakte”. This year the online format extended the geography of the forum: the organizing committee has already received applications from 1200 people from 67 regions of Russia and four neighboring countries. For the first time the age limits were extended for the participants: young people from 14 to 35 years old can join the main program, and the All-Russian contest of youth projects of Rosmolodyozh (The Federal Agency for youth affairs) is open for registered participants of the forum “UTRO” — Russian citizens from 14 to 30 years old.