SPI signs cooperation agreement with leading Russian University

24 July 2013

SPI has recently signed a cooperation agreement with the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, Russian Federation. HSE (www.hse.ru) is a leading Russian university that combines competitive university level education programmes with a set of high level research and development centres. 

The two institutions aim at promoting academic, cultural and scientific collaboration in areas such as innovation, business and information sciences. This cooperation will take the form of cooperative research projects and scientific and academic events. 

The partnership will focus on research initiatives implemented in areas, such as Information and communication technologies (ICT), bio-economy, international cooperation and university-industry collaborations, among others. 

This new strategic partnership is a further important step for SPI towards strengthening its alliances in science, technology and education with the Russian Federation.