The Flagship University will take part in the selection for the foundation of the Innovations and Social Development Centers. Nowadays the researchers of the University work on the projects in such areas as walking machines and robots, newest composition and polymeric materials and technologies.
According to the Vice-Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Ludmila Ogorodova’s words, the University has a good potential for the victory in the contest.
The plan of 2017 supposes the foundation of 40 Innovations and Social Development Centers, including 30 regional centers. VSTU cooperates closely with the Administration of Volgograd Region. Vladimir Lysak, Rector of VSTU and Academician of RAS, remarks that the Governor of Volgograd District Andrey Bocharov encourages the initiatives of VSTU and his support contributed to the formation of the Flagship University.
During the conference “Specialists’ training in the system of the professional education for the innovational development of the economy of Mari El Republic” (Ioshkar Ola) Ludmila Ogorodova said that the Universities having the technical park, engineering center or business incubator in their infrastructure would get the model of creation of the Innovations and Social Development Centers in September.