The three-day “New Knowledge” educational marathon held in Moscow on Friday, May 21. Its top speakers were the highest-ranking officials in politics, culture, and science. In addition, Elon Musk, an American businessman, founder of SpaceX and Tesla was one of the guests of the marathon. Further, he communicated with the marathon’s audience through a webcast. However, the students have attended more than 100 discussions, lectures, interviews, master classes, and open lessons.
The Top speakers were Sergei LAUROV, Sergei SHOIGU, Vladimir Pozner, Denis MATSUEV, Vladimir SOLOVYEV, Nikolai TSISKARIDZE, Mikhail KOVALCHUK, Timur BEKMAMBETOV, and others, to name a few. Scientists, businessmen, cosmonauts, artists, high-ranking managers, and statesmen did not communicate in generic terms. But instead shared their own experiences.
During the education marathon, the press secretary of the Russian president, Dmitry Peskov introduced the founder of SpaceX and Tesla to the Russian Students. Similarly, in this live broadcast, students asked questions to the President’s press secretary, Dmitry PESKOV and Elon MUSK. The students were curious about Elon Musk’s business’s attitudes toward student teams working with experimental space technology throughout the United States.
“Progress is born from knowledge. Technology is the result of knowledge. Similarly, Neural networks and artificial intelligence are examples of special things made possible by technology. They allow us to comprehend the history and the nature of the Universe. However, a neural network generates a colored image, similar to a movie from WWII archives. We saw how our grandfathers fought Nazism in our homeland and saved the entire planet. Consequently, we view the corrected footage, and it’s just stunning,” said Dmitry Peskov, the press secretary of the Russian president.
“New Knowledge”, an educational marathon, actually occurred in eight Russian cities from the 20th to the 22nd of May: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Sochi, Vladivostok, Novosibirsk, and Kaliningrad.
Most Popular Questions asked by Students To Elon Musk
“In your interview, you stated that you an alien from the future. Further, what evidence do you have to back this up?”, Bulat Baishev, a second-year student of the Institute of Engineering, Materials, and Transport, the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) asked.
Elon Musk responded with a laugh and a guffaw, “Isn’t it obvious?” Oh, I make a lot of jokes, and people frequently question whether I’m an alien. Of sure, I’m an extraterrestrial! It’s just that I work with technology, Elon Musk explained.
“We know that several universities and schools in the United States have significant teams dedicated to building amateurs model rockets. Are these teams familiar to you, and also do you support them?”, Daniil Velmozhin, second-year student, Samara University asked.
“Many student teams in the United States are working on experimental rockets. They serve as the foundation for the establishment of new rocket companies. It is simple for me to build a new rocket, but it is more difficult for me to reach orbit. I also have admiration for individuals that build space-capable technology. Yes, we are seeking expertise from such student teams at SpaceX, ” Musk explained.
Also, during a conversation with Russian students, Elon Musk mentioned that the main hall of the SpaceX corporation was named after designer Sergei Korolev. The name of the great designer is the Samara National Research University.
Watch marathon events live-streamed are at https://marathon.znanierussia.ru/ .