NLMK Group and MIPT launch MS in Machine Learning
NLMK Group, a global steel company, together with Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), is launching a Machine Learning Systems for Smart Manufacturing Master’s Programme.
Students will be able to choose one of two majors: Data Science (modern machine learning theory) or AI Engineering (development of machine learning pipelines). Students will be introduced to the principles and features of production data-driven software development from the very first days. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by solving operational steelmaking tasks together with NLMK mentors.
NLMK Group will offer grants to students that excel at their admission tests.
Sergey Kazantsev, NLMK Group Digital Transformation Director, said: “Everyone joining our team will have the opportunity to write their own professional story working on developing practical solutions using advanced technologies: machine learning, machine vision and data analysis, robotics, and the industrial Internet of Things.”
Nikolay Kudryavtsev, MIPT Rector, said: "We welcome the launch of a new Master's Programme together with NLMK Group. I am convinced that MIPT’s experience in teaching mathematical and analytical disciplines, together with the use of advanced scientific and methodological approaches based on predictive analytics, will contribute to the development of the company.”
For more details on the programme, please follow the link.
About NLMK Group
NLMK Group is the largest steelmaker in Russia and one of the most efficient in the world.
NLMK Group’s steel products are used in various industries, from construction and machine building to the manufacturing of power-generation equipment and offshore wind turbines.
NLMK operates production facilities in Russia, Europe and the United States. The Company’s steel production capacity exceeds 17 million tonnes per year.
NLMK has a highly competitive competitive cash cost among global manufacturers and one of the highest profitability levels in the industry. In 12M 2019, the Company generated $10.6 bn in revenue and $2.6 bn in EBITDA. Net debt/EBITDA stood at 0.7х. The Company has investment grade credit ratings from S&P, Moody’s, Fitch, and RAEX (Expert RA).
NLMK’s ordinary shares with a 20.7% free-float are traded on the Moscow Stock Exchange (ticker "NLMK") and its global depositary shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange (ticker "NLMK:LI"). The share capital of the Company is divided into 5,993,227,240 shares with a par value of RUB1. For more details on NLMK shareholder capital, please follow the link.
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