September 17, 2019 the II Session of the Association of Classical Universities of the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China was held in St. Petersburg within the VII Forum of Rectors of Russian and Chinese Universities.
The Association promotes humanitarian exchanges between Russia and China, strengthens cooperation between the classical universities within strategic development programs. Realization of One Belt – One Road initiative and the Eurasian Economic Union is also a major for the Association.
With this year’s topic on the mission of Russian and Chinese universities in development of science and innovations, the Session brought together university leaders from Russia and PRC, SUAI represented with its Rector Yulia A. Antokhina.
The participants discussed current projects and contribution by Russian and Chines universities to development of One Belt – One Road initiative and the Eurasian Economic Union.