On Monday, 15 October, the ceremony of signing the foundation act and laying the foundation stone for the construction of the Institute of Computer Science at the University of Gdańsk took place. DORACO Construction Corporation is the general contractor for the project.
The Institute will be a part of the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Information Technology. The intelligent building will be enriched by IT and audio-video solutions. In modern rooms and laboratories, classes in the field of Practical Computer Science will be held. The project will also make it possible to renovate the existing Faculty building, one of the oldest on the campus.
The ceremony was attended by representatives of the University of Gdańsk, headed by the Rector, Prof. Jerzy Gwizdała, PhD, as well as Deputy Marshal of the Pomeranian Government Wiesław Byczewski, Vice President of Gdańsk Wiesław Bielawski, Archbishop of Gdańsk Sławoj Leszek Głódź and deputies Henryka Krzywonos and Grzegorz Furgo. During the event, DORACO President of the Management Board – Andżelika Cieślowska told the guests about the course of construction works.
Completion of the project is scheduled for late 2019. The Institute of Information Technology will be the most modern building of the University of Gdańsk.