The main subject of this year Forum is of a great current interest due to the task set by the Government of the Russian Federation in creating of the network of modern university campuses, one of which is planned to be established in Tomsk. Within the framework of the Forum, a number of thematic events will be held dedicated to the best Russian and international practices for testing on the campuses basis the concepts of “green” and “smart” university; the practice of successful communication through the campus with the urban community; the role of the university in creating favorable conditions for educational, academic and cultural exchange within the university campus and beyond. These questions define the key areas of the Forum's work.
Experts from university cities of Russian regions, as well as Germany, Israel, France, Japan and other countries will take part in the Forum events. In addition, the International Students Event Uni4City, together with Forum experts, will cover the issues of “Big Tomsk University” contribution to the transformation of urban spaces and cities communities.
The Forum is supported by the Tomsk Region Administration, the French Embassy in Russia, Alliance-Française-Novosibirsk, the Federal Republic of Germany Consulate General in Novosibirsk and DAAD.
Registration and additional information: http://unicityforum.ru/en/