China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS-2020): our contribution


Global services and Common advantage became the main topic of the fair this year. The topic includes discussion of issues related to 12 leading service industries. Special mention is made to the questions related to education, new academic services, formats and platforms.

Igor Maksimtsev, Rector of UNECON, and Dmitry Vasilenko, Vice-rector on International Affairs of UNECON, participated in the conference «New opportunities for Education after Pandemic» within the designated fair «Education as a way to the future of exposure, cooperation, innovations and development». The conference was attended by Liu Limin,  President of Association of International Academic Exchange of China, Liu Jin, Director of department of International Cooperation and Exchange, Head of Committee on affairs of Hong-Kong, Macao and Taiwan of the Ministry of Education of China,  Li Andersson, Minister of Education of Finland, rectors of the leading Universities of China and the experts.

UNECON has a long history of successful cooperation with China in the educational area. This cooperation includes collaboration with above 40 partner-universities, exchange programs and internships, joint forums and projects. Participation in such a significant event as CIFTIS-2020 has proved the high level of collaboration with Chinese colleagues, as well as mutual respect and trust.

UNECON’s participation was organized by Tatiana Urzhumtseva, Head of the Centre of China and APR countries studies


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