1) Vice President for Research Mats Nordlund
June 21, 16:00 – 16:30 Pavilion 5, Hall 5.3
The R&D Strategy of the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Description of Skoltech Centers for Research, Education and Innovation (CREI) and how to researchers can compete to develop a Center.
2) President Edward F. Crawley
June 22, 12:00 – 13:15 Pavilion 3, Amphitheater
Growing Talent: Global Education for Russian Entrepreneurs and Officials
A discussion on reversing ‘brain drain’ and how the Global Education Programme encourages graduates from top universities outside of Russia to work within high-priority economic sectors in Russia.
3) President Edward F. Crawley
June 23, 10:00 – 11:15 Pavilion 4, Hall 4.3
Next-Generation Management Competencies
A discussion on the educational areas that will be crucial to Russia in the future and what examples from fellow BRICS nations will help Russia focus the development of its domestic education system.
4) President Edward F. Crawley
June 23, 12:00 -13:15 Pavillion 8, Hall 8.3
The Changing Dynamics of Research Universities
Discussion on how new universities have succeeded in developing some of the best research institutes and what can be done to ensure long-term competitiveness.