Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) together with the Russian Ministry of Education, the Russian Association for Engineering Education (RAEE), an All-Russian public organization, the Foundation for International Accreditation and Certification Assistance in the area of education and high technologies (FIACA) conducted the Conference The Innovation University and Innovation Education on 5 March, 2003.
The following issues were discussed:
Managers of Tomsk universities, academic institutes of the Siberian Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences, branch institutes, representatives from the RAEE and the TPU Alumni Association took part in the Conference, and also teachers and research fellows from the TPU including those ones from the TPU Research Institutes. In all 178 people were present at this Conference, among them representatives from Moscow, Barnaul, Komsomolsk-na-Amure.
In conclusion the following was decided:
The Conference participants noted the relevance and usefulness of holding the Conference The Innovation University and Innovation Education.