MPEI hosted visit of Chinese Technology Transfer Center for SCO countries-members
17 October, 2022 MPEI hosted a visit of the Chinese
Delegation that consisted of Zhao Zhongyuan, Head of the Chinese Technology
Transfer Center for SCO countries-members, and Yulia Bogdanova, Head of the
Department of International Cooperation of the named Center.
The delegation was greeted by Nikolay Rogalev, MPEI
Rector along with Alexander Tarasov, Vice-rector on International Relations,
Sergey Shirinskii, Head of International Administration, Elena Gulicheva,
Director on International Relations, and the staff of the Direction on
The Chinese guests were given a tour around the
Institute of Hydropower and Renewable Energy and the Institute of Electric
Power Engineering and presented the equipment, laboratories, as well as some
insights of the Institutes’ study fields.
In the framework of the visit the collaboration
prospects of creating a new platform for international science-technical
cooperation, as well as for cultural, economic and trade exchanges involving
MPEI were discussed.
By the results of the meeting both sides has decided
to cooperate in the following fields:
resource pooling events, bilateral consultations and project presentations;
applications for funding of joint international research projects;
Commercialization and transformation of scientific and technological
The Chinese Technology Transfer Center for SCO
countries-members was established within the framework of the Shanghai
Cooperation Organization at the initiative of the Ministry of Science and
Technology of the PRC in 2020. Its goal is to actively promote international
technology transfer and jointly look for new drivers of economic growth after
creating the center. The main task is to provide a platform for expanding the
channels of multilateral international cooperation in the fields of technology,
science, culture, economics and trade.