Innopolis: the venue of the annual RANEPA International Summer Campus
The 7th International Educational Forum – the RANEPA Summer Campus shall be held in Innopolis (Republic of Tatarstan) on July 15-26. This year, the RANEPA Summer Campus theme is Entrepreneurship in Culture and Entertainment.
In 2018, 220 Bachelor’s degree students are expected to participate in the RANEPA Summer Campus. Out of them, about 100 people are foreign students, 55 people are representatives of the Academy and AIRR universities, and 80 more people are the delegation from the Republic of Tatarstan. The RANEPA International Summer Campus of the Presidential Academy has been held since 2012, and in Innopolis – since 2015. Organization of the Campus would not have been possible without the support of the President, the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, the Government, the Republic of Tatarstan, RANEPA and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia.
Being created for the development of information and innovative technologies, Innopolis was not casually chosen as the venue for one of the largest international youth events. The key objectives of the RANEPA Summer Campus are training and sharing experience among participants, and providing students from different countries with the opportunity to ask questions and communicate directly with an expert of international, federal or republican level. Thus, speakers and experts of the RANEPA Summer Campus in different years were the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich, Chairman of Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov, the President, the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, Minister of Mass Communications of the Russian Federation in 2012-2018 Nikolai Nikiforov. In addition, the head of Mastercard in Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Armenia Alexey Malinovsky, Senior Vice-President of The Coca-Cola Company Clyde Tuggle, CEO of Disney in Russia and the CIS Marina Zhigalova-Ozkan, speaker of the 6th State Duma Sergey Naryshkin, and others shared their experience with participants.
Innopolis is the first Russian city for IT professionals, located in the Republic of Tatarstan. In the city, there is the Innopolis University specializing in education and scientific research in advanced information technologies. To attract promising technological companies to Innopolis, a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) was established in the city. Residence in the SEZ provides a number of advantages: special tax and customs regimes, access to the necessary infrastructure on preferential terms, land lease preferential terms and much more.
The organizers of the RANEPA Summer Campus are the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia, with the support of the ACIG Group of Companies.
General partner: Coca-Cola.
Strategic information partner: TASS. Official information partner: Interfax. Chief information partner: Polit.RU. Online media of the RANEPA Summer Campus: Gazeta.RU. RANEPA Summer Campus newspaper: Parlamentskaya Gazeta. Chief regional information partner: Realnoe Vremya (Real Time). Regional information partner: Expert Tatarstan. RANEPA Summer Campus TV channel: STRBC Tatarstan.
Partners of the RANEPA Summer Campus: News Agency “Tatar-inform”, Strategia magazine,RosBusinessConsulting Tatarstan (RBC Tatarstan), Tatcenter.ru, Kazanskie Vedomosti, ProKazan.ru, KazanFirst.ru.
Media accreditation: Dmitry Sokolov, RANEPA Press Secretary (telephone +7 903 788-38-02).