The agreement for international competition Imagine Cup finals to be held in St. Petersburg next summer was signed within the St. Petersburg Economic Forum on 22nd of June, 2012.
Here you have the announcement by Nikolay Pryanishnikov (General Manager at Microsoft Russia):
Every year, students come together to compete in the Imagine Cup. Using their creativity and the power of technology, competitors build ground-breaking solutions that transform the world we live in. The Microsoft Imagine Cup was founded in 2003 and over the past 10 years Imagine Cup finals took place in various countries around the world:
- 2003: Barcelona, Spain
- 2004: Sao Paulo, Brazil
- 2005: Yokohama, Japan
- 2006: Delhi, India
- 2007: Seoul, South Korea
- 2008: Paris, France
- 2009: Cairo, Egypt
- 2010: Warsaw, Poland
- 2011: New York, USA
- 2012: Sydney, Australia
Imagine Cup participants will increase their skills and gain software development experience, build their careers, take the first step toward entrepreneurship opportunities, collaborate with cross-cultural teams, and win cash prizes―all while making a global impact, and building a brighter future.
YOU can change the World… Register yourself at Imagine Cup website and make a change starting from today!