The two-day inter-university forum “Flagship Universities – Drivers of the regional development” is starting today on the base of Belgorod State Technical University named after V.G. Shukhov.
VSTU is represented by the delegation headed by the Rector of VSTU and Academician of RAS Vladimir Lysak and the Heads of the strategic projects: the First Vice-Rector Alexander Navrotsky (“Conveyer of Innovations” project), the Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Sergei Kuzmin (“ProActive” project), the Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Igor Gonik (“JuniorActive” project), the assistant of the Rector and the manager of the “Transformations” project Andrey Berezin, the Vice-Head of the Office of Public Affairs Andrey Alikbayev, the Vice-Head for Research Affairs of the Architecture and Civil Engineering Institute of the Flagship University Oleg Burlachenko and the students of VSTU.
The program will be very rich. Today Olga Vasilieva, Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and the Rectors of the Flagship Universities will have business lunch. Then there will be the panel discussion “Regional development: the role of the Flagship Universities”, meeting “Financial aspects of the realization of the development of the Flagship Universities” and the round-table conference “Training of the management teams of the Flagship Universities: Cooperation as an instrument of the difficult problems solving”.