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21 November, 2018
Cosmostart Forum at SUAI

Cosmostart Forum at SUAI

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 audiences 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.

16 November, 2018
6th Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference at SUAI

6th Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference at SUAI

November 16, 2018 the The St.George Hall at SUAI (Gastello Street, 15) became a venue for the opening of the 6th Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference to discuss experiences and challenges of modern society, problems in Philosophy, Culture, Sociology, Political Science and Psychology of the Information Society.

The ceremony started with the Vice-Rector for Educational Work Victor M. Boers reading the greeting letter by the Rector Yu. Antokhina.

The Dean of the Faculty of Humanities Konstantin V. Losev talked on philosophical and cultural problems posed by technology-based society. He also stressed the international character of the Conference, attended by Italy and Belarus this time.

Doctor in Philosophy, Professor Sergei V. Orlov welcomed the guests to discuss and share opinions on this years topics.

14 November, 2018
5th Association of Rectors of Transport Universities of Russia and China Forum

5th Association of Rectors of Transport Universities of Russia and China Forum

November 14, 2018 St. Petersburg hosted the 5th Forum of Russian-Chinese Transport Universities Rector Association within the Betancourt International Engineering Forum.

SUAI, an active partner of international transport universities, was represented by its Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev. A member of BRAIA Initiative, SUAI cooperates with leading Chinese universities in developing navigation systems, transport infrastructure and projecting a high-speed railway system.

The session opened with the Chairman of the Federation Council of the RF Federal Assembly Valentina Matviyenkos letter to the participants, read by the Rector of the St. Petersburg State Transport University Alexander Panychev.

The Forum heard the speeches by the General Secretary of the Chinese Peoples Society for International Friendship Li Xikuai, the President of the Eurasia international corporation Feng Yaou and the Council for Chinese Education in St. Petersburg Sun Lailin.

In the Forum Russian and Chinese university leaders shared experience in R&D for identifying new challenges.

The next Forum is to be held at the Beijing Union University October 2019.

08 November, 2018
SUAI Welcomes Liming Vocational University (PRC)

SUAI Welcomes Liming Vocational University (PRC)

November 8, 2018 SUAI welcomed a delegation from the Liming Vocational University (Quanzhou, PRC), headed by its President Mr. Songbai WANG to discuss educational programs and mutual internships.

The delegation was greeted by the SUAI Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev. The talks started with a presentation on SUAIs education in aeronautics and aviation.

Konstantin V. Losev promoted SUAIs Russian language courses for international students.

The parties agreed to enhance cooperation by creating and signing a framework agreement between the universities.

23 October, 2018
IPSA Visits SUAI

IPSA Visits SUAI

October 23, 2018 SUAI welcomed the delegation from Engineering School in Aeronautical and Space Systems (IPSA, France) of the IPSA Toulouse campus head Jean-Marc Chalin and the Coordinator of IPSA development program with Russia Marina Latour.

The SUAI delegation of the Rector Yulia A. Antokhina, the Vice-Rector for the international Affairs Konstantin V. Losev, the Vice-Rector for Educational Activities Valery A. Matyash with other administration and science of SUAI outlined the long history of successful cooperation between the two universities.

In the negotiations the parties discussed curriculums for student exchange and joint master training, resulting in a new dual certification program.