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29 July, 2019
First International Summer School at SUAI

First International Summer School at SUAI

The International Summer School was held in SUAI from 22 to 28 July. It was attended by students from the North-Western Polytechnic University of XI'an, China, and students and teachers of SUAI.

During the work of the School, students made the presentations about their universities and traditions of their countries, listened to a number of lectures, learned about the history of Russian cosmonautics, visiting the museum of cosmonautics and rocket engineering named after V. P. Glushko, and got acquainted with the unique collection of the Central Museum of communication named after A. S. Popov. Besides of that, the students visited the Hermitage, walked around the Peter and Paul fortress, visited Peterhof and other important sites of St. Petersburg.

For Chinese students there were organized lessons of Russian language, and SUAI students had the opportunity to practice their knowledge of English and Chinese.

We would like to point out the work of our volunteers students of the Faculty of Humanities and the Institute of Entrepreneurship Technologies, who not only accompanied our guests and helped them with organizational matters, but also showed good skills of translation into English.

At the end of the Summer School, the participants were awarded certificates.

For Chinese and Russian students, this School has become a good opportunity to gain experience in international communication, and we hope that such events will contribute to the expansion of cooperation between our universities and open up new opportunities for SUAI students and staff.

12 July, 2019
Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities

Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina talked at the II Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities within the V Russian and Turkish Public Forum on July 10-13, 2019.

The Forum brought together leading universities of St. Petersburg and more than 10 Turkish universities to discuss interaction between Russia and Turkey in science, academic mobility and joint educational programs.

The Rector Yulia A. Antokhina informed the Turkish guests on SUAIs education and R&D.

With its large experience in international cooperation, SUAI could be a great partner for Turkish education.

09 July, 2019
SUAI at the 203rd Anniversary of Declaration of Independence of Argentine Republic

SUAI at the 203rd Anniversary of Declaration of Independence of Argentine Republic

July 9, 2019 the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation Mr. Ricardo E. Lagorio held the 203rd Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the Argentine Republic, with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Argentina and the Russian Federation, Embassies and Consulates from Latin America and other countries. The SUAI Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev took part in the celebration to congratulate the Ambassador on successful cooperation between Russia and Argentina in science and education.

Konstantin V. Losev also talked to the Secretary for Science, Technologies and Innovations at the Embassy of Argentina Gastón Fielli to discuss progress in cooperation between Russian and Latin American education since their last meeting in summer 2018 at SUAI.

04 July, 2019
SUAIs R&D at BRAIA Scholars Workshop in Madrid

SUAIs R&D at BRAIA Scholars Workshop in Madrid

July 1-3, 2019 the Technical University of Madrid was home for the 2019 BRAIA Scholars Workshop bringing together leading universities, R&D and industry from Russia, PRC, Spain, Italy, France, Argentina, Egypt etc.

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina spoke on R&D by SUAIs institutes and faculties in equipped laboratories.

SUAIs administration liaised with the Universitys partners from BRAIA discussing the future agreement on cooperation between SUAI and the Technical University of Madrid (UPM).

Yulia A. Antokhina also negotiated with the Polytechnic University of Milan (POLIMI) and other BRAIA members.

11 June, 2019
SUAI Initiates Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg

SUAI Initiates Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg

June 11, 2019 SUAI organized the Round Table on Projecting the Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg.

The SUAI Rector, a member of the Organizing Committee at the WorldSkills 2022 Championship, Yulia A. Antokhina welcomed WorldSkills and higher education officials to exchange opinions and prospects of St. Petersburg Higher Education and Secondary Professional Education within WorldSkills and their contribution to the initiative.

Home for EuroSkills 2022, St. Petersburg ranked 4th in the WSR 2019 in Kazan increasing its regional position. Yulia A. Antokhina underlined the citys and SUAIs great potential to develop competences and Hitech professions through intense cooperation between education and industry.

WorldSkills officials promoted youth training since junior-skills to university-based competitions resulting in the map of competences project and the map of St. Petersburg educational resources on Future/Hitech Skills for establishment of the Network Center.