Open lecture: Canadian Solidarities: Whose Land Is It?

The Faculty of English at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the City of Poznań would like to invite you to take part in an on-line lecture delivered by Prof. Smaro Kamboureli, entitled:  "Canadian Solidarities: Whose Land Is It?". The lecture will be held on 15 April 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Open lecture: A new approach to connected speech

The Faculty of English at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the City of Poznań would like to invite you to take part in an on-line lecture delivered by Dr Oriana Kilbourn-Ceron (Northwestern University), entitled: "A new approach to connected speech: using phonological concepts and speech planning models to advance one another".  The lecture will be held on 13 April 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Exhibitions during times of plague

It has been over a year now since the pandemic first struck us. For a big chunk of that time, museums and galleries remained shut. They were also in lockdown at the time this text was written, with slim prospects of being reopened any time soon, certainly not without some form of restrictions. It is nevertheless worth your while to keep track of the exhibitions that remain accessible and at least click to support Poznań's local exhibition organisations.

Innspace's 4th Place in the Moon Base Design Contest

The Polish team won 4th place in the international Moon Base Design Contest. The contest was organised by the Moon Society seated in the USA. Teams from all over the world were to design a lunar habitat feasible within the next ten years and able to accommodate 2-3 crews at one time.

Chernobyl: A chronicle of the present

New Year's Eve in Chernobyl, a tour of the Zone, a game, a novel and a film either inspired by the events of April 26, 1986 or just set in the apocalyptic Exclusion Zone. The significant thread that weaves through and gives meaning to all of the above is Chernobyl and it has been wholeheartedly received by pop culture. In the process of embracing it, did we forget what it really was?

The Two Stories

Marta Buczkowska and Mateusz Kiszka, authors of the book of photographs A Synthesis of Discovery. A Photographic Splicing of Poznań's Histories, interviewed by Karol Szymkowiak

Display of prominence

Polish 19th-century painting is unique indeed. While the art produced during the country's occupation was thoroughly patriotic, it was also highly diverse, both in its form and in the themes taken up by the artists. As a consequence, works from the period invoke all sorts of reflection: on art, on the role of the artist and on the stances taken by individuals and society during challenging times.

Poznań with high international agencies ratings

Moody's Investors Service and Fitch Ratings have confirmed Poznań's high rating. This means that the City has a very high ability to meet its obligations. Independently, institutions appreciate the prudent financial policy of the capital of Wielkopolska and the fact that it provides its inhabitants and residents with high-quality services.

Twenty historic works of art

In late February, the Archdiocesan Museum will hold the historic art exhibition About the Sacred (Wokół sacrum).

EUA-IEP quality mark for AMU

Adam Mickiewicz University has successfully completed the Institutional Evaluation Programme, (EUA-IEP), which was conducted by experts of the European University Association (EUA), the largest organization associating universities in Europe.

The Automotive Museum coming back with a bang

A collection of over a hundred remarkable cars, bicycles, mopeds and motorcycles will be on view in Hall 2 at the Poznań International Fair as Poznań's celebrated Automotive Museum is making its comeback. The Museum is being moved from its previous location under the Kaponiera rounabout where it remained until its renovation a few years ago.

Takeaway exhibitions at the Castle

Visit the Castle Cultural Centre (CK Zamek) website (at ckzamek.pl) to virtually explore an astounding nine exhibitions. Featured priminently among them is Poland's cultural sensation of the year 2017: Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. The Polish Connection, seen in person by an audience of over 100,000.

What's up in Poznań? Business Summary 2020

We welcomed the year in Poznań with the air of festivity - we hosted events such as BSS Forum or Gala Outsourcing Stars during which we received our next Outsourcing Stars award in the City category. These were the only modern services sector events visited in large numbers in 2020 that took place in the real world, where we could be together. 2020 moved us all to the digital world.

HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE - open lecture

The Faculty of Management Engineering of the Poznań University of Technology and the City of Poznań would like to invite you to take part in an open online lecture, which will be delivered by prof. Waldemar Karwowski, titled: "HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE". The lecture will be held on 15th December 2020 at 3:00pm.

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