November 20-21, 2018 SUAI was one of the St. Petersburg hosts for the Cosmostart bringing together Russian talented youth and aerospace.
The Forum opening at Park Inn Pribaltiyskaya saw speeches by the Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina, the Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Konstantin N. Serov and the Vice-President of the Russian Federation of Cosmonautics Oleg P. Mukhin.
In the Forum young participants interviewed Russian cosmonauts, visited interactive stands and quested.
The guests attended a video conference with the cosmonaut Sergei V. Prokopiev, answering the audience’s questions from the international space station,
The Forum closed with singing Trava u Doma (Grass by the Home), a token of the cosmonaut in the orbit longing for home.