On June 25-26, Moscow hosted the Meeting of the Working Group on Education within the framework of Russia’s Presidency in BRICS.
More than 50 representatives of ministries, embassies, academic and scientific community participated in the meeting. The Russian delegation were headed by Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education and Science Aleksander Klimov. Intense agenda embraced all educational levels as well as informational and strategic interaction.
“Proxy Centre” company provided elaboration of the online registration portal and guests’ accreditation on the meeting venue. Beside IT-services, the company secured all-inclusive transportation support: transfers to/from hotels from/to airports and railway stations for all the delegate members on arrival and departure days. Liaison Officers were coordinating delegations on the directions of informational and logistic support.
Working group members and invited experts discussed issues, correlating with BRICS University foundation. Also participants considered mutually beneficial cooperation prospects in attracting youth to professional education and provision of quality and demands to specialists’ skills and abilities.
As Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education and Science Aleksander Klimov marked, "Meeting of the Working Group on Education became a first step to development of BRICS expert community interaction and building common educational BRICS space”.