Participation of UNECON in the Russian-Bavarian Conference on Economics

November, 9-10, 2017 at the Friedrich Alexander University in Nuremberg by the initiative of Professor Dirk Holtbrugge, a conference on cooperation between economic universities of Russia and the Federal Land (Bavaria) was held.

The organizer of the conference along with the University of Nuremberg was the Bavarian University Center of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe (BAYHOST)

The conference was held under the patronage of the State Minister of Bavaria Education and Culture, Science and Art, Dr. Ludwig Spanley.

More than 80 delegations from various universities of Russia and Germany took part in the conference.

Within the framework of successful cooperation between UNECON and the University of Nuremberg, our university, which has 8 Bavarian universities as partners, took an active part in organizing this conference. Professor Dirk Holtbrugge noted our university as one of the most interesting and active partners in Russia. For example, joint postgraduate seminars, guest lectures, scientific projects were organized in the shortest time in our University.

Within the framework of the conference, interesting sections were held: participants exchanged experience of cooperation and presented the interesting projects. Vice-rector for administrative work of UNECON, Mikadze Sergey Yuryevich, spoke at the Plenary session with the report "Impact of sanctions on the economic development of Russia". The Director of the Russian-German Center, professor of the department of Banks, financial markets and insurance Tatyana Nikitina, moderated the section "The best experience of Russian-German cooperation between economic universities", within the framework of which she shared her experience of organizing the Russian-German Center on the basis of the International relations Department of UNECON, as an effective and successful experience in the development of sustainable cooperation with German universities. The German partners of our University from the Technical University of Munich, Bamberg, Ingolstadt, the University of Nuremberg, the Higher School of Würzburg, Kempten, Landshut also noted the high level of cooperation with UNECON in the field of student, faculty, scientific exchange, organization of postgraduate seminars and student internships.

Speaking with the final report on the review of Russian-German cooperation among economic institutions, the Head of DAAD in Russia, Mr. Gregor Berhorn, noted the sustainability for many decades and the diversity of cooperation programs for our university, as the best university in Russia in the sphere of Russian-German cooperation. He highlighted the merit in this fact of Rector of UNECON Prof., Dr. Igor Anatolievich Maksimtsev and Director of the Russian-German Center of UNECON  Prof., Dr. Tatyana Victorovna Nikitina.


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