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GEEK PICNIC 2015: “man-machine”
13-14 June-Moscow, Krasnaya Presnya
20-21 June-St. Petersburg, GORKY PARK them. Sergey Kirov
The main topic of a Russian Festival of modern technology, science and the arts #GEEKPICNIC will be the subject of “man-machine”. At the Festival for the first time in Russia, will host an International Conference on the applications of modern technologies to improve human capabilities and related ethical and philosophical questions.
#GEEKPICNIC is a Russian independent project created by enthusiasts, the conviction that the future is now. Just a few years, the Festival has become the Habitat of educated and really enthusiastic people
The Festival presents the activity open to free participation of visitors:
-“Robot” and Park show unmanned drones;
-The zone of 3D printing: devices for printing, delivery, body tatuirovaniâ, giant printers producing life-sized furniture;
-Art installations, designed specially for the Festival in collaboration with artists;
-The zone of musical experimentation with entertainment by Victoria Modesty, drum concert cyborg musician Jason Barnes and Russian foreign geek-musicians.
-More than 100 lectures and seminars from Russian scientists, guru from the world of technology, artists and creators;
-Over 50 master classes on Robotics and personal creativity, open area to make a presentation in the free zone microphone;
-A variety of gastronomic delights from more than 30 restaurants: burgers, falafeli, cupcakes, sushi, pasta and delicious cocktails;
-Workshops on designing gadgets and presentation of working prototypes of unique devices MediaTek Labs. Hall Labs guests get acquainted with the latest technologies the company MediaTek, will test the developer gadget and mobile electronics development process ponablûdaût;
-A large area where you can test the innovative gadgets or get impressions of technological attractions.