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Prediction of a new wave of COVID-19 related to the spread of the Omicron strain to Ukraine

04.01.2022

In the next study conducted by a joint team of scientists of the World Data Center "Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development" Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and the Lev Gromashevsky Institute of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases NAMS of Ukraine, it is noted that the new wave of COVID-19, associated with the strain Omicron, is spreading rapidly around the world and moving towards the Eastern region of Europe, including Ukraine.

Presentation of the establishment of the SE "Ukrainian National Center for Peacebuilding"

15.12.2021

Representatives of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development took part in the presentation of the establishment of the SE "Ukrainian National Center for Peacebuilding", including the rector of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Scientific Supervisor of the WDC-Ukraine Michael Zgurovsky, director of WDC-Ukraine Kostiantyn Yefremov, head of the Laboratory for Econometrics and Forecasting Ivan Pyshnograiev and geoinformation technology specialist Serhii Gapon.

Iryna Vereshchuk, Minister for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine, visited WDC-Uktaine

02.12.2021

On December 2, 2021, Iryna Vereshchuk, Minister for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine, visited the National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute".

Обговорення питання співпраці у сфері освітніх технологій

05.10.2021

The heads of the Educational Agency of the City of Kyiv and the Kyiv City Organization of the Trade Union of Education and Science Workers of Ukraine visited Igor Sikorsky KPI to discuss the issue of cooperation in the field of educational technologies.

The delegation of government officials attended the presentation of the Information and Analytical Situation Center

26.01.2021

Delegation of government officials, consisting of Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov, Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Serhii Shkarlet, Head of the State Service for Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine Yurii Shchyhol and his deputies Dmytro Makovsky, Oleksandr Potii and Volodymyr Trofimenko, visited Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute on January, 26.

Foresight COVID-19: exacerbation during the adaptive quarantine

01.08.2020

As part of the reserach of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development project "Foresight COVID-19" team to forecast the spreding of the coronavirus pandemic in Ukraine, the results of the new study "Foresight COVID-19: exacerbation during the adaptive quarantine" are presented. 

The study is devoted to predictive modeling of further spread of the disease in Ukraine in the medium term (01.08.2020 –18.08.2020), using different, independent approaches and comparing the results to assess their validity.

The visit of Serhiy Shkarlet, the Acting Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine

21.07.2020

On July 21, 2020, during the visit to the Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute Acting Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Serhiy Shkarlet visited the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development and got acquainted with the work of the research team in analyzing and predicting the behavior of complex socio-economic systems.

Foresight COVID-19: fourth stage of the quarantine measures weakening

12.07.2020

The team of scientists of the WDC-Ukraine «Foresight COVID-19» project presented the results of the next predictive modeling of the COVID-19 pandemic spread in Ukraine for the period up to the end of July 2020 «Foresight COVID-19: fourth stage of the quarantine measures weakening».

The results of predictive simulation of the COVID-19 pandemic spread indicate a trend of slow attenuation of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the time period of 12.07.20 - 29.07.20.

Meeting with the representatives of the Cyberpolice Department of the National Police of Ukraine

02.07.2020

On July 2, 2020, representatives of the Cyberpolice Department of the National Police of Ukraine met with specialists of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development.

Foresight COVID-19: outbreak after the weakening of quarantine measures

21.06.2020

The results of a new study «Foresight COVID-19: outbreak after the weakening of quarantine measures» is presented today wich is a part of the research of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development project "Foresight COVID-19" team to forecast the spreading risk of SARS-CoV-2 in Ukraine.

The study is devoted to the analysis of the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ukraine after the weakening of quarantine measures (period 11.05.2020 - 20.06.2020).

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".