VI International Scientific and Practical Forum "Strategic Partnership of Universities and Enterprises of Hi-Tech Branches" (Science. Education. Innovations)

VI International Scientific and Practical Forum

2017 IEEE VI Forum "Strategic Partnership of Universities and Enterprises of Hi-Tech Branches" (Science. Education. Innovations)

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Forum Organizers

  • St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”
  • IEEE Russia North West Section

Forum Program Committee

  • Maksimov, Chair, Committee for Science and Higher Education, St. Petersburg City Administration
  • Turchak, President, St. Petersburg Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs
  • Vasiliev, Rectors’ Council of St. Petersburg Higher Education Institutions, Rector of IFMO University
  • Shubarev, President, St. Petersburg Association of Radio Electronics, Instrumentation, and Infotelecommunication Means Enterprises
  • Korablev, Board Chair, Regional Cluster of High Technologies and Engineering
  • Kutuzov, Rector, St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”
  • Kholodnyak, IEEE Russia North West Section
  • Shestopalov, Chair, IEEE Russia North West Section

Local Organizing Committee

  • Shestopalov, Chair, IEEE Russia North West Section
  • Zhuravleva, St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”
  • Shaposhnikov, St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”

Forum Events

November 15 – 16, 2017
XVI Russian Scientific and Practical Conference on Planning and Teaching Engineering Staff for the Industrial and Economic Complex of the Region

This big scientific and practical event unites each year professionals from Higher Education Institutions, industrial enterprises and governmental bodies of the region. Its participants discuss the topic of the vital importance – teaching highly qualified engineering staff for the priority branches of industry. The Conference has become one of the main grounds for discussing problems related to engineering staff development in the North West of Russia. Traditionally, the event takes two days, the first day is a plenary session at ETU “LETI”, the second day the meeting is hosted by one of big partner industrial enterprises.


  • Monitoring and Forecast of the Labor Market Demand in Engineers,
  • Quality Assurance in Teaching Highly Qualified Engineering Staff,
  • Strategic Partnership of Universities and Industrial Enterprises,
  • Forms of Employers and Universities Partnership,
  • Public Professional Accreditation of Degree Programs as a Tool for Quality Assessment of Engineering Education by Employers Community,
  • Professional Certification as a Tool for Professional Development of the Engineering Staff,
  • Employment and Professional Adaptation of Engineering Programs Graduates,
  • Experience of Interaction between Russian Universities and Foreign Companies and Universities,
  • Innovative Entrepreneurship Development,
  • Technologies of Excellence,
  • Education for Generating New Competencies.


ETU “LETI” Information Center for Advertising and Exhibition Activities


phone: +7 (812) 346-46-37

November 17, 2017
Basics of Innovative Entrepreneurship. A Seminar for Young Professionals


ETU “LETI” Youth Center for Innovations


phone: +7 (812) 234-09-18

Working Languages

Russian and English will be working languages of the Forum and the Seminar

Important dates

  • Registration for Forum participation and abstract submission: September 25, 2017
  • Full Paper Submission: October 2, 2017
  • Notification of Paper Acceptance: October 9, 2017
  • Final paper submission, signing of an IEEE copyright form: October 16, 2017

Papers abstracts and full versions should be done as MS Word files using the Paper Template. A paper should not exceed 4 pages including references.

Forum Venue

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University «LETI»

5, Professor Popov str., St. Petersburg, 197376, Russia