The 2nd international open scientific and technical robotics festival “Kalashnikov-Technofest” was held in Izhevsk from February 3 to February 12, 2022. One of the co-organizers of the festival was the Ural Mathematical Center of the Udmurt State University. A polytechnical competition and mobile robots and unmanned aircraft competions were held within the framework of the festival. A detailed program of the festival was posted on the website of the festival.
The total number of registered participants was 253 persons. Among them were high school students, students of institutions of additional education, technical secondary schools, undergraduate students of universities, representatives of various regions of the Russian Federation, and teams of foreign undergraduate students. To prevent the spreading of coronavirus infection, the festival was held at three parallel locations: the Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University, the Udmurt State University, and the Kalashnikov Academy. Also, online translations from all locations were organized.
The ceremony of opening the festival took place in the form of a teleconference bridge from all locations of the festival on February 4 at 10:00.