The ceremony took place September 10, 2018 in the Public Chamber of the RF. The Russian Society of Historians-Archivists received students from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Estonia, Tula, Ryazan, and Moscow, including the Moscow region.
The participating RSUH officials were Rector Bezborodov and Dr. Lanskoy, Vice-Chair of the Society and Dean of School of Document Studies and Technotronic Archives of RSUH.
Several members of RSUH faculty gave presentations and the proceedings included a trip to RSUH with a tour of the premises. Afterwards the Institute of History and Archives gave a master class on audiovisual documents in electronic environment.
Dr. Durnovtsev, Chair of the Department of Source Studies, delivered a lecture on directions of research and approaches in source studies. Dr. Burova, Chair of the Department of Archive Studies, talked on the subject of academic legacy.
The Forum concluded with a visit to the State Archive of the RF and a presentation made by the Archive Chief Research Officer, Dr. Mironenko.