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International Forum-Contest of Young Researchers of BRICS countries "Topical Issues of Rational Use of Natural Resources"

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01 - 06 June 2021
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About

The Forum-Contest will become a distinctive international event bringing together young scientists in the field of mineral resources from the BRICS countries. The key goal of the event will be the commitment of active young people to the industry, as well as training specialists with strong professional skills and creating conditions for self-realization of a new generation of specialists as the core condition for rising the competitiveness of the mineral resource complex in modern realities.


The Forum-Contest will be held under the auspices of the UNESCO Center, the mission of which is to provide inclusive and fair-quality lifelong education for all, encourage international scientific cooperation on key issues in the field of sustainable development, strengthen systems and policies in the field of science, technology and innovation at the national, regional, and global levels.


Heads of ministries and departments in charge of mineral raw materials and fuel and energy complexes, as well as leading experts from major oil and gas and mining companies of the BRICS countries will work as the experts, one of the tasks of which will be the assessment of knowledge and practical skills of talented youth.


Organaizers

International Competence Centre for Mining-Engineering Education under the auspices of UNESCO
International Competence Centre for Mining-Engineering Education under the auspices of UNESCO
St. Petersburg Mining University
St. Petersburg Mining University
China University of Mining and Technology
China University of Mining and Technology
University of Johannesburg
University of Johannesburg
University of São Paulo
University of São Paulo

Major events

Section reports

Project presentations in 8 areas of study

TED-Style Performances

Bright, emotional performances no more than 6 minute-long

Foresight Sessions

Team development of visual images of the future

Summer schools

Short-term internships in various subjects

Panel session

Discussions and debates on current issues

Master classes

Courses and master classes by experts in specialized industries

Tech Exhibition

Exhibition displays of mining companies and universities

Technical Tours

Field trips to leading enterprises

Round Table

Business discussions with relevant organizations

Location

St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world that lots of travelers from all over the world come to see.


The venue of the International Forum-Contest of Young Researchers of BRICS countries "Topical Issues of Rational Use of Natural Resources" will be the Multifunctional Complex "Gornyi" located on Vasilyevsky Island, one of the historical districts of St. Petersburg.


The MFC "Gornyi" is located at the intersection of Nalichnaya and Nakhimova streets, in 10 minutes’ walk from the Primorskaya metro station and close enough to the Morskoy Vokzal sea passenger terminal.


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Contacts

Ekaterina N. GRISHCHENKOVA

Head of the Department

Тел.: +7 (812) 382-04-22
Email: unesco@spmi.ru