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Foresight COVID-19: transition to the phase of pandemic attenuation

30.05.2020

During the third decade of May 2020, a new trend of slow attenuation of the coronavirus pandemic began to take shape, when the number of recovered people per day, in general, began to exceed the number of infected. The fourth foresight research of the World Data Center "Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development" is devoted to the study of the features of this (third) phase of slow attenuation of the disease.

The results of the study "Foresight COVID-19: transition to the phase of pandemic attenuation" were published on the WDC-Ukraine website on May 30, 2020.

В Офісі Президента України зацікавились науковими розробками КПІ

19.05.2020

У Київському політехнічному інституті ім. Ігоря Сікорського відбулася зустріч керівництва університету з уповноваженим президента із земельних питань Романом Лещенком. Представник глави держави висловив зацікавленість розробками науковців Світового центру даних з геоінформатики та сталого розвитку. Зокрема, аналізом просторових даних у сфері землекористування й оціненням сільськогосподарського потенціалу України.

FORESIGHT COVID-19: REGIONAL CONTEXT

09.05.2020

The results of a new study «Foresight COVID-19: Regional Context» is presented today wich is a part of the research of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development team to forecast the spreading risk of SARS-CoV-2 in Ukraine  "Foresight COVID-19: impact on economy and society

FORESIGHT COVID-19: IMPACT ON ECONOMY AND SOCIETY

03.04.2020

A predictive mathematical model is developed and computer modeling of the coronavirus pandemic is carrying out by experts of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development (WDC-Ukraine) to study the impact of this phenomenon on the economy of Ukraine. Calculations based on pessimistic and optimistic scenarios made it possible to estimate the scale of human losses and the time horizons of the growth and extinction of the coronavirus pandemic in Ukraine. The results of the study were published on April 3, 2020 on the Center's website in report  "FORESIGHT COVID-19: IMPACT ON ECONOMY AND SOCIETY".

Congratulations to Victor Putrenko with doctoral thesis defense

25.02.2020

WDC-Ukraine welcomes the head of the Laboratory for geoinformation systems Victor Putrenko with a successful defense of his doctoral thesis on the topic "Methodology of Intellectual Analysis of Geospatial Data for Sustainable Development" (the specialty 01.05.04 "System Analysis and Theory of Optimal Decision)".

A series of in-depth training on geoinformation technologies for the amalgamated territorial communities

16.09.2019

The reform of decentralization in Ukraine has placed on the agenda new directions for the training of specialists to provide created amalgamated territorial communities by geospatial information for the development of scenarios for development and management of the territory.

The conference GISTech.ua-2019

16.05.2019

In the framework of the conference GISTech.ua-2019 on May 16 World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development presented its developments in the field of asset management of communities based on the use of geoinformation technologies and open geospatial data for scenario modelling of territories development at the local and regional level.

Congratulations on awarding the State Prizes of Ukraine!

16.04.2019

Congratulations to the Dean of the Faculty of Informatics and Computer Science, the expert of WDC-Ukraine Serhiy Telenyk with awarding the State Prizes of Ukraine in the field of science and technology in 2018 for the research "Methods and new approaches to the design, management and application of high-performance IT infrastructures."

We wish you further success!

A series of trainings on geoinformation technologies for united territorial communities

16.04.2019

he reform of decentralization in Ukraine has placed on the agenda new directions for the training of specialists to provide created united territorial communities by geospatial information for the development of scenarios for development and management of the territory.

Together with Center for Innovations Development, with the support of the program for Ukraine on local empowerment, ULEAD with Europe, World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute started a series of trainings for representatives of territorial communities.

The project of World Data Center is nominated by Ukrainian National Nomination Committee for the Nobel Sustainability Trust Award

20.02.2019

On February 20, 2019 a meeting of the Ukrainian National Nomination Committee for the Nobel Sustainability Trust Award was held under the chairmanship of Academician B. E. Paton.

Round table "Modeling the development of society in the context of quality and safety of life of people"

06.02.2019

The rector of Igor Sikorsky KPI Mykhailo Zgurovsky, Director of World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development Kostiantyn Yefremov and Chairman of the Council on Environmental Safety Serhiy Orekhov signed a memorandum of cooperation on November 22 (2018) in order to ensure continuous effective cooperation. On February 06 round table "Modeling the development of society in the context of quality and safety of life of people" was held within the framework of this memorandum.

Round table "Ecology of Human - Family - Country"

22.11.2018

On November 22 a round table "Ecology of Human - Family - Country" was held in Igor Sikorsky KPI which was organized by the Public Organization "Council for Environmental Safety", National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" and the World Data Center "Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development".

Meeting with the representatives of innovative structures from the United States and China

08.11.2018

On November, 8 the representatives of World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development met with a delegation of representatives of innovative structures from the United States and the People's Republic of China.

Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and State Employment Agency agreed on cooperation

31.10.2018

Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and State Employment Agency signed an agreement on cooperation on October 31.

From the side of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute the document was signed by rector Michael Zgurovskyi, from the party of the State Employment Agency – the executive officer of the head of the Central HQ Valeriy Yaroshenko.

The use of quadrocopter platforms in the management of territories

30.08.2018

The staff of the Laboratory for GIS of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development conducted a series of pilot flights to obtain the data for monitoring the state and improving the management of urban areas.