The Intel Saint Petersburg R&D Center works closely with the city universities to build a solid academic foundation that prepares information technology (IT) students for the IT industry.
Our St Petersburg team works closely with businesses and academic communities in the region to enhance university curricula for today's knowledge economy.
The Mathematics-Mechanical department at the Saint Petersburg State opened a student research laboratory in 2004 with the help of Intel.
A cross-university student lab, opened in 2005, enables students from different universities to work on joint projects.
Through the Intel® Teach Program, Intel Russia employees train primary and high-school teachers to use technology effectively in the classroom so students are prepared to compete in today's technical world.
Intel's IT data center in Russia hosts about a thousand servers. To improve energy efficiency of the center, external cold air is used to cool the data center during winter, and the heat from servers is used to warm the office area.
The St Petersburg team is actively involved in American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) efforts to establish a transparent and positive business environment for foreign investors in Russia and specifically in St Petersburg.