The event took place on April 23. Rector Pivovar began by announcing a presentation of Shanyavsky Yearly Award to Dr. Dybo, Dr. Shaitanov, Dr. Schmidt and Dr. Avtonomova. Also awarded were lapel pins “Distinguished RSUH Faculty Member”.
Them Rector touched upon the 20-year development of the Department of Management and Coordination of Projects and Programs of the University and then went on to emphasize the relation between the the future of RSUH and its reseach dynamics. He said that in 2012 RSUH hosted 273 conferences, with RSUH faculty taking place in over 2000 of the same, 225 grant reseach publications were completed, 98 doctoral disertations defended.