Stage One – The US and Russian students create their teams’ identity on the project website.

Stage Two – US - Russia student teams work online to solve a challenge at the Online Innovation Tournament – an entry to the STEM project.

Stage Three – Following the Innovation Tournament student teams further develop their proposed solutions into business concept papers. The focus will be on how STEM can help create a potential business that will get more tourists to come to Moscow and Miami.  nnovation, business tools and collaboration. Teams will be participating in interactive mentoring sessions hosted by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Russia volunteers at HPE’s My Room. . Detailed instructions and materials will be distributed to all registered teams.

Stage Four – Top teams will be selected after an online semi-final where student teams will present their projects to a panel of judges. Top teams with strong potential for their projects to become real businesses will be announced on the website

Stage Five – Top teams will continue working on their projects supervised by HPE Russia e-mentors.  Their work will culminate with an online final where teams will present their projects, and the winning teams will be announced.

Stage Six – Winning teams will be awarded with an educational trip to the Silicon Valley where they will meet their peers face-to-face and visit high-tech companies and centres of innovation.

Project Info

This project offers an opportunity to deepen participants’ understanding of the importance and relevance of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and their links to a huge range of potential career paths. >>

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Bravo, HPE Mentors!

Dear Vyacheslav! We are extremely grateful for your help during the STEM project. The ideas you gave us were very useful and your advice helped us a lot to improve the quality both of the project itself and its presentation. We, with great pleasure, followed all your recommendations. Thank you for particular attention that you paid to the presentation of the product and the development of the content itself, including functions and interface.  We kindly thank you for estimating our work and ideas rationally, correcting some things, improving them.

Meet US-Russia STEM Project Panel of Judges

Semi-finals Completed March 12. Now on to the Finals!

After several months of hard work, the US – Russia STEM project teams submitted their Concept Papers which were being judged by HPE experts.  Following the judges’ review, teams presented their projects at My Room and answered judges’ questions at the semi-finals held at HPE My Room on March 12.

US-Russia STEM teams are now entering the final stage of the project.

By March 5 teams should complete their Business Concept papers and upload them at Teams' profiles on the project website to be reviewed and scored by the Panel of judges.

A lecture about the recruitment at HPE will take place at HPE My Room on March 1 at 4 pm Moscow time

Viktoria Svistelnikova HPE Talent Acquisition Consultant will tell students about the recruitment at HPE, and about the interview process in large corporations.


Meeting mentors






Innovation Tournament

16 - 22.11.2017


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