TPU Participates in Largest Exhibition of Innovations and Educational Programs in China

Tomsk Polytechnic University participates in the Russian-Chinese Week of Science and Innovation, held as part of the 18th Conference of International Exchange Professionals (CIEP-2020).

CIEP-2020 is China’s major event in the international scientific and technological exchange of scientists and specialists. Universities and research centers present promising innovative projects that need joint efforts of scientists and professionals from around the world to ensure further development or implementation. This year, Russia is the guest of honor.

“The exhibition will be held online for the first time. It is a great honor to participate in such an event and present the university projects carried out jointly with Chinese partners.

TPU and China actively cooperate in research and academic areas”,

Maxim Volkov, head of TPU Division for International Cooperation, says.


The Russian organizers are the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, the International Union of Instrument Manufacturers and ICT specialists and the Druzhba (Friendship) Russian-Chinese Technopark. The Chinese organizers are the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China and the Shenzhen Government.

The program of the Russian-Chinese Week of Science and Innovation consists of presentations on the priority areas of science and technology in China and Russia, including advanced production technologies, production technologies of new materials with desired properties, biomedical technologies, biopharmaceuticals, technologies for healthcare and rational use of natural resources, and bilateral cooperation in the training of specialists.

At present, TPU has 47 cooperation agreements with 37 Chinese organizations, including universities. The parties implement double degree programs and academic exchanges.

There are two laboratories organized jointly with Chinese partners at TPU, such as the Russian-Chinese Scientific Laboratory of Radiation Control and Inspection and the Research Laboratory for Hydrogeochemistry. TPU jointly with Chinese universities participates in the Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU) and the BRICS Network University.

The online exhibition.