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Press Releases from Igor Iankovskyi Foundation (13 total)

IGOR IANKOVSKYI AWARDED THE FINALIST OF THE VTH UKRAINIAN CHILDREN'S DRAWING CON …

At June 17, 2017 in the Ukrainian House on Khreschatyk was awarding ceremony for the participants and winners of the anniversary Vth All-Ukrainian children drawing competition "UKRAINE – THE LAND OF TALENTS". The biggest Ukrainian children's creative competition for the fifth consecutive year, held at the initiative and financial support of the Igor Iankovskyi Foundation "Initiative for the Future", each involving the creative process hundreds of the talented children from

Igor Iankovskyi Foundation and Ukrainian State Film Agency have successfully con …

On the first week of June, Igor Iankovskyi Foundation, NGO “Initiative for the Future” and Monegasque Association Helping Hand, along with Ukrainian State Film Agency and Italian company 4RoomsFilm, have organized and successfully conducted “Days of Ukrainian Cinema in Roma”, for the first time in history of independent Ukraine. Italian public and representatives of numerous Ukrainian diaspora could enjoy: “The Nest of the Turtledove” by Taras Tkachenko, “Living Fire” by Ostap

IGOR IANKOVSKYI FOUNDATION SHALL CONDUCT SECOND BUSINESS-LUNCH «MEET UKRAINIAN …

Anniversary 70th edition of the Cannes International Film Festival will take place from 17th to 28th of May 2017 in France. This year Ukraine will be represented by its own pavilion at the professional platform - Marché du Film, jointly organized by the Ukrainian State Film Agency, «Molodist» KIFF, Ukrainian Cinema Association, Producer Association of Ukraine and National Charity Foundation of Igor Iankovskyi «Initiative for the Future». On the 21st of

Igor Iankovskyi about the nine Ukrainian start-ups for responsible people

Internet of things (or IoT) is one of the most promising directions in technology. Commercial success of the majority of such start-ups proves: the innovations become closer. If in the XXth century the new technologies were strongly associated with “great projects” – discovery of space or nuclear synthesis, in the XXIth century the inventions are being tailored to human size. “Smart” gadgets and mobile applications help people to make the

Igor Iankovskyi: why robotization shouldn’t be feared

Innovations in robototronics will completely transform the economy structure. In this regard, one question rises with increasing frequency: how will the machines affect our employment – whether the robots will make our life more easy and interesting or completely substitute the human labor? What prevail anyway – risks or opportunities? Both, - considers Martin Ford, businessman and futurologist from Silicon Valley analyzing “robototronics era” in his book “Rise of the Robots”. He

Igor Iankovskyi Foundation kick-starts the fifth, milestone National children dr …

As of the 3rd April 2017, Igor Iankovskyi Charity Foundation “Initiative for the Future” starts collection of pieces for the anniversary 5th National children drawing contest entitled “UKRAINE – THE LAND OF TALENTS”. The contest will end on the 1st of June 2017. Ukraine has rich cultural and historical heritage, which every Ukrainian is being proud of. Everybody knows recognized national genius: Taras Shevchenko, Lesia Ukrainka, Ivan Franko. A lot of

The “OWN CINEMA”: global Ukrainian scenario contest has designated its winne …

The “OWN CINEMA” – scenario and scenario ideas contest kick-started in November 2016 as a part of the broader project “Watch Ukrainian – create your future!” initiated and realized by Association “Cinema development support – Watch Ukrainian!” and “VAVILON” company. It is to be noted that the project “Watch Ukrainian – create your future!” and “OWN CINEMA” contest is being realized on charitable basis, by means and efforts of philanthropists. The

IGOR IANKOVSKYI COMMENDED THE CREATORS OF UKRAINIAN DOCUMENTARY “SCHOOL #3” …

Ukrainian documentary “School #3”, created in co-production with Germany has been awarded with the grand-prix in the parallel contest program «Berlinale Generation 14+» of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival. Philanthropist Igor Iankovskyi, who issued a travel grant for the camera-crew to Berlin, has commended the creators of the movie with their success. “I am truly glad and proud to see your talent, creative and keen vision of the dramatic events

IGOR IANKOVSKYI: OVERCOMING THE INTERNAL MIGRATION

Few days ago, web-site Metrocosm has published the world map of migration – as of now, all available data on who moved where can be accessed in the real time. Almost 300 thousand people have left Ukraine in five years from 2010 to 2015: this data gave a new impulse to the discussion that is being ravaging in Ukrainian social networking segment and printed media for the past two weeks. Honestly

Igor Iankovskyi about scent of innovations: the ways of migration for Ukrainian …

A new discussion on migration “whether to go or to stay” emerges in Ukraine not for the first time. The main reason for such a question is the lack of understanding of the society’s development thrust. Meaning either the absence of the real vision, or the lack of consensus within society on where exactly are we going. And what are we trying to build in Ukraine. Let’s find out which communities

Igor Iankovskyi: don’t ignore the path of innovations

Igor Iankovskyi: Don’t ignore the path of innovations It is amazing to witness the speed of technological expansion of today’s world. The innovations became an integral part of contemporary times. They are unstoppable. The mankind doesn’t resist them anymore, trying to use them for personal gains in terms of material revenue, time and cost efficiency, new opportunities for leisure and rest, health improves or even saving lives. The predictions made in

IANKOVSKYI FOUNDATION AND DOVZHENKO CENTER SUMMED UP THE WORK RESULTS OF UKRAINI …

In the hall of Café L'etage held a final press-conference dedicated to the participation in Ukrainian filmmakers 66th Berlin International Film Festival, held in the German capital. As part of the festival, at the BABYLON cinema was organized the cinema-show of Dziga Vertov silent film "Eleventh", which was filmed back in 1928 and dedicated to the industrialization of the Donbas, accompanied by live music. The event was organized by Igor

IANKOVSKYI FOUNDATION KICK-STARTED THE IV NATIONAL CHILDREN’S ART CONTEST “U …

In the “UNIAN” press-center the patron of the National charity foundation “Initiative for the future” Igor Iankovskyi has announced the beginning of the all-Ukrainian children’s art contest “Ukraine: the way to peace!”. Thus, the fourth annual edition of the biggest children’s art contest in our country, which is traditionally held by the Foundation in spring, has officially kick-started. Addressing to the audience of the conference, the patron of the National charity