International Conference

Network Cooperation in Science, Industry and Education

4-6 July 2016
St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Partners
    • Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
    • Russian Academy of Sciences
    • Committee for Science and Higher Education of St. Petersburg
    • Coordinating Council in field of «Engineering technologies and sciences»
    • Festo
    • Technische Universität Wien
    • Leibniz Universität Hannover
    • City University London
  • Conference Chair

    Andrey A. Klimov. Deputy Minister of Science and Education of the Russian Federation.

  • Programme Committee

    Corresponding member of RAS Andrey I. Rudskoy. Rector of Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.

    Deputy Chair

    Professor Elena M. Razinkina. Vice-Rector of Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.

    Programme Committee Members
    • Professor Aleksander M. Abramov, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
    • Professor Andrey I. Borovkov, St. Petersburg, Russia
    • Professor Victor K. Dragunov, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Aristotel Z. Isagulov, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
    • Professor Alexander G. Ivashko, Tyumen, Russia
    • Professor Nicholas Karcanias, London, UK
    • Professor Branko Katalinić, Vienna, Austria
    • Professor Aleksander A. Kobzev, Vladimir, Russia
    • Professor Sergey V. Korshunov, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Vadim А. Kramar, Sevastopol, Russia
    • Professor Marcos Mariano, Cádiz, Spain
    • Professor Yuri V. Poduraev, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Valentin E. Pryanichnikov, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Fritz Schmöllebeck, Vienna, Austria
    • Professor Victor V. Shalay, Omsk, Russia
    • Professor Viacheslav P. Shkodyrev, St. Petersburg, Russia
    • Professor Sergey М. Stazhkov, St. Petersburg, Russia
    • Professor Anatoliy А. Turchak, St. Petersburg, Russia
    • Professor Aleksei S. Yeliseev, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Rafael M. Yusupov, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Organising Committee
    • Professor Iosif V. Breido, Karaganda, Kazakhstan Republic
    • Professor Alexander V. Bobryakov, Moscow, Russia
    • Professor Vladimir F. Filaretov, Vladivostok, Russia
    • Professor Alexey A. Kabanov, Sevastopol, Russia
    • Professor Vasily G. Khomchenko, Omsk, Russia
    • Professor Vadim V. Korablev, St. Petersburg, Russia
    • Dr. Vyacheslav V. Potekhin, St. Petersburg
    • Alla L. Smirnova, St. Petersburg, Russia

About Conference

Dear colleagues,

We are inviting you to participate in the international multi-conference «Network Cooperation in Science, Industry and Education» dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the International university network project «Synergy».

Multi-conference format provides for the integration of international scientific conferences, held annually within the framework of the project «Synergy»:

  • International Symposium Automated Systems and Technologies, SPbPU
  • Automation, Mechatronics, Information Technologies, OmSTU
  • Intelligent Systems, Control and Mechatronics, SevSU
  • Intelligent Manufacturing & Automation, DAAAM International

The multi-conference will be held from 4th to 6th of July 2016 in Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia.

Conference objectives:

  • Establishing of communicative educational platform cooperation of the leading universities with scientific and industrial centres
  • Problems and methods analysis aimed at increasing the effectiveness of engineering education at universities
  • Exchange of experience for introduction of innovative educational engineering programmes
  • Exchange of scientific achievements in the fields of technological processes and production; mechatronics, robotics and control of technical systems

Multi-conference scientific programme includes


Programmes and standards in engineering education


Theory and practice of online learning in engineering education


Electronic resources and technologies of network based education


International education at universities


Innovative approaches to improvement of engineering education


Advanced production technologies training programmes at universities


Automation of technological processes and production systems


Mechatronics and robotics


Control of technical systems


Organisation and management of high technology production processes

Activities within the frame of the conference:

  • Opening of the North-West Regional Intercollegiate Educational Centre «SPbPU-Festo «Synergy»
  • Round table session of Interactive educational environmental project «Open Polytech» aimed at creation of practice-oriented educational resources (National Portal «Open Education», Lectorium, Coursera) and the International university network project «Synergy»
  • Round table session «Educational programmes and standards in engineering education»
  • Doctoral School under the DAAAM International supervision
  • Presentation of the international intercollegiate students’ practice and the results of the youth scientific and technical competitions (WorldSkills, etc.)
  • Public presentation of Master's theses defended by students of the universities participating in the International university network project «Synergy»

We are looking forward to seeing you at our multi-conference!

Yours sincerely,
Andrey I. Rudskoy
Chair of Programme Committee

Submission guidelines

Important dates

Submission of abstracts (300 words) until March 31, 2016
Abstract acceptance notice until April 10, 2016
Submission of paper until April 30, 2016
Registration of participants until June 15, 2016

Languages of the Conference: English and Russian.

Manuscript preparation instructions

Registration fee

Participant Conference fee (Author or co_author)
Publishing paper without participation in the Conference activities
Students and PhD students
Accompanying Person

Each additional copy of the Conference proceedings.

Registration fee includes coffee breaks, lunches and the Conference materials.

Addresses of hotels

Hotel “Sputnik”
Hotel “Sputnik”- Prosp. M.Toreza 36; metro station “Ploshchad´ Muzhestvav”
University Hotel on Lesnoy prospect
Lesnoy prospekt 65, Metro station “Lesnaya”
University Hotel on Grazhdanskiy prospekt
Grazhdanskiy prospekt 28, Metro station Akademicheskaya




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Contact information

Conference is held at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University. Address is 29, Polytechnicheskaya St., Research building (Polytechnicheskaya metro station)