Virtual – The XVI International Forum-Contest of Students and Young Researchers

17 Jun 2020 - 19 Jun 2020
Online event

The University of Saint Petersburg will be hosting the XVI International Forum-Contest of Students and Young Researchers "Topical Issues of Rational Use of Natural Resources" as a virtual event. 

The Forum will be held on June 17–19 June 2020 in a new video conference format using the Cisco WebEx.

he XVI International Forum-contest of Students and Young Researchers “Topical Issues of Rational Use of Natural Resources” is the second stage of the International Forum-contest of Young Scientists.

For sixteen years the forum-contest has been an open platform for discussing topical issues of development of Russian and global mineral resources and fuel and energy complexes. During 3 days the participants will be able to present their research and discuss the most important sector-specific issues with the top experts of mineral resources complex using the Cisco WebEx.

Participation in the Forum-contest is a unique opportunity to make a presentation in front of the audience who represent more than 30 countries, to meet the representatives of government institutions and specialists from academic and business communities, to find potential partners and share the ideas with young researchers from other countries.

Format of the Forum

The Forum-contest will be held in a fundamentally new video conference format using the Cisco WebEx. The platform allows up to 3000 participants from anywhere in the world to make a live presentation, listeners ‒ to ask both live questions and in text message format. All the participants will have 10 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A.

The participants will need a minimum set of equipment: a computer (laptop) with a camera and a microphone and Internet access. All participants will be provided with the necessary technical support and links to the videoconference.

Important dates:

  • Applications acceptance deadline for the participation in the forum-contest and participants’ abstract – 01.06.2020*

  • Forum-contest working dates – 17.06.2020 – 18.06.2020

  • Forum-contest closing ceremony  – 19.06.2020

For more information, visit http://myouth.spmi.ru/en 

Venue and booking

Event Location: 
Online event
United Kingdom