The delegation of the St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” took part in the Summit ATURC
24th-27th of June, the delegation of ETU participated in the Summit of the Association of Technical Universities of Russia and China and the 1st Scientific and Technical Innovation Forum “Blue Silicon Valley” in Qingdao.
delegation of the St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” headed by Pro-chancellor (scientific work) Mikhail Y. Shestopalov 24th-27th of June participated in the
Summit of the Association of Technical Universities of Russia and China and the
1st Scientific and Technical Innovation Forum "Blue Silicon Valley” in Qingdao.
Association of Technical Universities of Russia and China (ATURC) was established two years ago and aims to promote scientific and cultural exchange between technical universities of the two countries. The Association carried out a number of activities to the scientific and cultural exchange for Russian and Chinese students, several of scientific and technical seminars, developed the concept of joint master programs and postgraduate ATURC, an effective platform for cooperation of the leading technical universities in Russia and China.
Co-organizers of the Summit were the Harbin Polytechnic University and the Moscow State Technical University (Bauman University) and Innovation Forum - the People Governments of the cities of Qingdao and Jimo and Scientific-Technical Park of Harbin Polytechnic University in Qingdao. Participants of the Summit and the Forum, in addition to exchange views on issues of development of cooperation of technical universities of Russia and China, participated in the laying of a new headquarters building ATURC in Qingdao. They saw also working and under construction buildings for research and industrial facilities of Qingdao Blue Silicon Valley.
Delegation of our University took part in the Summit ATURC in the status of the participant with an advisory vote. According to the results of the Summit, and based on many years of experience in training of Chinese specialists, masters and post-graduates and the cooperation with Chinese universities, ETU administration will consider the question of filing an application for full membership in ATURC.