Wednesday, August 16, 2017

USUE to host 10th Russian-Kazakh youth forum on leadership, innovation

The 10th Russian-Kazakh youth forum on 21st century leadership and innovation is set to begin on Saturday.

Held on the eve of Ural State Economic University's international summit, the youth forum will gather students and educators across Russia and Kazakhstan to discuss issues related to scientific and technical cooperation, humanitarian educational programs, food security and the impact of World Expo 2020.

The forum will kick off with a freestyle wrestling match in USUE's newly-constructed sports complex. Russian and Kazakh wrestlers will have the opportunity to compete in six different weight classes.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Kazakhstan Head of State Nursultan Nazabayev will be in attendance, along with Sverdlovsk Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev.