MPEI at the BRICS Network University
April 20-21, 2022
MPEI took part in the annual conference BRICS Network University (BRICS NU) in China (online).
From the first day of
its foundation, the BRICS Network University has been actively developing
cooperation and mutual exchanges between the universities of the BRICS
countries in order to achieve success in the development of talents, joint
scientific projects and cultural exchanges. The activities of the BRICS NU are
focused on six priority areas, which include energy, informatics and
information security, BRICS sciences, ecology and climate change, water
resources and emissions control, and economics.
In 2022, the conference was organized by Chinese universities, members of the
BRICS NU. The general topic of the conference was "Developing partnerships
between the best universities for the sustainable development of the BRICS
MPEI coordinates the international thematic group on energy. Within the
framework of the meeting of the section on energy, Mashkova A.M., Director of the Directorate for the Development of
Integration Policy presented the report “Hydrogen related technologies for Energy transition". At the second meeting of the section Zhelbakov
I.N., BRICS NU coordinator at MPEI, the director of the Center for
International Programs invited the members of the international energy thematic
group to focus on the scientific cooperation development in open areas of
mutual interest, and to maintain contact, take advantage of the opportunities
for academic exchanges of Phd students conducting research in these areas.