Russian scientific diasporas gather in March in Arizona

Russian scientific diasporas gather in March in ArizonaRussian-speaking scientific diasporas are holding in March in the U.S. their conference to discuss international research and business collaboration among former Russian citizens

Russian-speaking scientific diasporas are holding on March 10-11 in Tempe, Arizona, their conference to discuss international collaboration among former Russian citizens. RuSciTech Forum USA 2014 is being put together by an international group of Russian-speaking experts in science and technology to focus on issues in high-tech research, education, and business, Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported, citing a source in the Forum?s organizing committee. According to the source, the conference is expected to help deliver collaboration mechanisms linking up Russian-based organizations and ethnic Russian scientists working abroad. Another focal point is interaction between Russian and international researchers and educational institutions in both science and training of students. Participants will discuss snags that occur in collaboration, and will analyze examples of specific joint projects, including issues that arise in looking for funding. The conference will feature presentations and roundtables focused on four main topics, including science, education, innovation, and general issues...