14 january 11:00–12:00
Expert Discussion


 The Loft
Languages: Russian, French
Supported by the Russian-French University
Sergey Sinelnikov-Murylev, Rector of the Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry for the Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Emmanuel Tric, First Vice-President, Université Côte d’Azur
Vladimir Vasiliev, Rector, ITMO University
Tatiana Klyachko, Director of the Center for Continuing Education Economics of RANEPA
Abdo Malac, Counsellor on Science and Technologies, The Embassy of the French Republic to the Russian Federation
Delphine Manceau, Dean of NEOMA Business School
Vladimir Mau, Rector, RANEPA
Karine Samuel, Vice-president International Relations and Outreach, University of Grenoble Alpes
Mikhail Strikhanov, Rector, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute)
Patrice Houdayer, Vice Dean, SKEMA Business School
Vladimir Filippov, President, RUDN University (Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia)
Issues for discussion:
• Virtual cooperation between universities: a fix out of necessity or a new development trajectory
• Challenges of online education and qualitative transformation of the university environment: changing the landscape for interaction
• Fundamental and applied education, the nature and boundaries of classical education in the future