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  • 23 may 2017

    Results of the Foresight Fleet-2017 in St. Petersburg

    Russia’s first regional Foresight Fleet-2017  took place in St. Petersburg from May 14 to 18, 2017.  The main topic of the event was the future development of St. Petersburg and Russia's North-West in the conditions of digital transformation. 

  • 17 february 2017

    CSR «North-West» and SUAI Have Joined the FutureSkills International Workgroup

    On February 16, 2017  Robert Urazov,  CEO of the Union of Young Professionals (WorldSkills Russia), Marina Lipetskaya, Director of  the Center for Strategic Research “North-West” Foundation  and Yulia Antokhina,  Rector of SUARI, signed a memorandum of understanding for the participants of the  FutureSkills international working group 

  • 23 december 2016

    CSR “North-West” and Three Leading Russian Universities Signed Agreement on Establishment of the Alliance of Translational Medicine

    The Alliance of Translational Medicine was established on December 20, 2016. The consortium agreement was signed by universities – participants of the Global Leadership Project 5-100 : National Research Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod (UNN), National Research Nuclear University "MEPhI", National Research Tomsk State University (TSU) and the Center for Strategic Research “North-West” Foundation.

  • 17 october 2016

    CSR "North-West", FASO and RSF Signed an Agreement on Cooperation in the Field of Forecasting Science

    The Center for Strategic Research “North-West”,  Russian Science Foundation (RSF) and Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations (FASO Russia) have launched a long-term cooperation project aimed at forecasting the prospects for science development.

    The aim of the research is to work together with broad science community to identify major challenges, development trends, as well as significant science milestones that form the context for problems and opportunities, an effective response to which presupposes a new level of the depth of scientific understanding of natural and social processes, expansion of technology portfolio available to the general public.

  • 15 february 2016

    Vladimir Knyaginin, Chairman of the Board of the CSR “North-West” Foundation, Speaks About the “Future of Science” Foresight Session at SPbPU

    What are the directions for development of modern science ? What science fiction technology ideas can became reality and be used for the benefit of  mankind? And, most importantly, when will it happen? These and many other questions were brought to the attention of participants of the foresight session “Future of Science”, conducted at  Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University on February 12, 2017.  

  • 11 february 2016

    Smart Medical Devices Tailored to Individual Needs

    Healthcare industry is strongly interested in getting access to Internet. This trend is especially obvious in America, from where a good many of the ideas for the introduction of the Internet of Things into health care sector come from – the country where a lot of IT healthcare startups are being created now.