The 2nd International Olympiad of Metropolises

The Olympiad of Metropolises closing ceremony will take place September 8

The official closing ceremony of the Olympiad of major cities and capitals (Olympiad of Metropolises) will take place on Friday, September 8, 2017 at the Moscow International House of Music. This was announced by the jury coordinator and director of the Moscow Centre for Teacher Excellence, Ivan Yaschenko.

The teams that get the highest scores in the informatics, mathematics, physics and chemistry competitions will be awarded diplomas and cups.

You can watch the closing ceremony broadcast live on the Moscow Educational Channel.

The Olympiad of Metropolises is taking place in Moscow from September 4 to September 9, 2017. Teams of students from 36 major cities and capitals are participating in the contest. Each team consists of 8 students (2 people for each of the four general disciplines) and three team leaders.

The competitions of the Olympiad of Metropolises took place at four locations simultaneously. The “Integral” school welcomed young chemistry experts, schools 2030 and 1253 hosted the physics and mathematics competitions correspondingly, while the informatics contest was held at Yandex headquarters. The students also took part in the interdisciplinary blitz contest. There is a varied cultural programme waiting for the contestants.

You can follow the Olympiad of Metropolises daily with the help of a TV Special which is broadcast from September 4 to September 9 at 20:30 on the Moscow Educational Channel —

Additional information for the media

Date: September 8 2017

Time: 15:30

Place: Svetlanov hall of the Moscow International House of Music

Address: Kosmodamianskaya nab., 52с8

For media accreditation, call 8 495 366 04 52, or 8 499 369 75 25