Rus

The IX International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 05-07, 2019, St.Petersburg

HISTORY: 2016 - VI INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

Information about report: International cooperation in the field of science and education

Working session

International cooperation in the field of science and education

Thematic area: International Cooperation

Draft*

12:00 - 13:30

Hall 4


Section description

Investigation of the Arctic region is still difficult and grand-scale task. Its solution plays a key role in the effective Arctic development and conservation of its ecosystem. It is planned to discuss priority directions of international cooperation in sphere of science and education as well as data exchange mechanisms, development of new technologies and staff training.

Topics for discussion

  • International agreement concerning scientific cooperation in the framework of the Arctic Council;
  • Implementation of scientific megaprojects in the Arctic;
  • Creation and implementation of international educational programs;
  • International cooperation in sphere of staff training for the Arctic.

The working session will be held with the support of the Public Commission of the IPO "Association of polar explorers", "Science and higher school" direction

Moderator

MARINA KALININA

Advisor to Rector for International Cooperation, NArFU, Vice-President on Interregional cooperation of the University of Arctic

Speakers

NIKOLAI TOIVONEN *

Director of International Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia

MARINA KALININA

Advisor to Rector for International Cooperation, NArFU, Vice-President on Interregional cooperation of the University of Arctic

VLADIMIR PAVLENKO

Head of the Federal Research center for Integrated Study of the Arctic

ALEKSANDR PILIASOV

Director of the Center of the North and the Arctic economy SOPS

BOB PAQUIN

Head of the Canadian International Arctic Centre (CIAC)

GEORGII GOGOBERIDZE

Director of the Department of scientific research and advanced development of Russian State Hydrometeorological University

IGOR ASHIK

Head of the laboratory of numerical simulation of dynamic processes in the ocean, Arctic and Antarctic research Institute

ALEKSANDR SERGUNIN

Professor of the Chair of theory and history of international relations, SPbU

ELENA BYKOVSKAIA

Senior Lecturer of Saint-Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics

* subject to change without notice