“The Arctic. Made in Russia”. Projects on development of gas fields are being presented on the forum
11:02 29 февраля 2016
Категории: News in English
The second international educational forum “The Arctic. Made in Russia” is taking place in Tver Oblast. More than 150 young scientists from Russia and countries of the Arctic Council interested in development of the arctic zone will participate in it. Infrastructure of the forum is ready to receive the guests.
Insulated and heated tents were prepared for the participants and volunteers. Educational and catering areas were equipped. This information is given to TASS in the press-service of Federal Agency on Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh).
The forum will be conducted till the 6th of March. Its participants will be divided into 15 teams. They will include Russian and foreign young specialists, representatives of ethnic minorities of the North. The teams will present projects on elaboration of complex infrastructural development of a gas field. The participants will tell about their ideas and projects. The young scientists, who will distinguish themselves well, will go to practical study in Gazprom and the Marine Arctic Geological Expedition.
The program includes round tables, where the participants will discuss search and exploration of hydrocarbons on the Arctic shelf, prospects of import substitution, development and exploitation of oil fields. It is being expected that heads of corporations working in the Arctic region of Russia, professors of the RAS and rectors of leading universities of the country will participate in the discussions.
The first youth forum “The Arctic Expedition. The road to Barneo” took place in February last year. By its results, 6 people became the participants of the expedition to the drifting ice base in the Arctic.