A. Voronin, Rector of Petrozavodsk State University, took part in the Forum of Rectors of Russia and Armenia, "Development of Russian-Armenian relations in the sphere of education, science and technology" as part of the 4th Russian-Armenian interregional forum "Russia
Armenia. Eurasian Economic Union. New prospects for interregional cooperation".
"We discussed the joint Armenian-Russian projects in education, science and technology, the prospect of bilateral scientific cooperation and integration processes of scientific space of Russia and Armenia, the development of Russian-Armenian relations in the field of higher education in terms of inter-university cooperation on trends development of integration processes in the Russian-Armenian cooperation in the field of education, cooperation between Russia and Armenia in education, science and technology", said the rector of Petrozavodsk State University A.Voronin on returning from the forum.
At the forum, A.Voronin made a report titled "On the prospects of cooperation of regional universities in Russia and Armenia."
During the forum, the parties signed a memorandum on the establishment of the Association of educational institutions of higher education of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Armenia and held its first meeting.
Also, during his visit to Armenia A.Voronin met with the Rector of Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University A.Darbinyan and the rector of the National Agrarian University of Armenia A.Tarvedyan, got acquainted with the activities of the universities and discussed the issues of bilateral cooperation.