Yury Lifshits /    Юрий Лифшиц

Education entrepreneur

  • Entangled Solutions — Innovation agency for Higher Education.
  • Blended Labs — R&D lab making experimental services for mobile, online and blended education.
  • Zonaspace — Coworking space and educational center.

Computer scientist

  • Yury.name — Main research website with papers and talks.
  • The Like Log Study (2011) — A major research project developed at Yahoo! Labs.

Side projects

  • HackDay (founded in 2009) — A major hackathon series in Eastern Europe.
  • Geek Picnic (founded in 2011) — Tech festival in St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Jerusalem with 60,000+ attendance.
  • VnimanieTV.ru (2011) — Russian national awards for best educational video
  • ShouldKnow.ru — A directory of young leaders people should know.
  • HomeWork (2011) — one of the first coworking+coliving spaces in Russia.