In the Year of Science and Technology, the President of the Fraunhofer Society made a presentation at STANKIN

STANKIN gathered within its walls theorists and practitioners of modern industry, including a member of the board of directors of ASCON Evgeny Bakhin, Managing Director of LLC STAN, First Deputy General Director of JSC VNII INSTRUMENT Ruslan Zvyagintsev, Director of the Center for Design, Production Technologies and materials of the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology Iskander Akhatov, to discuss the production of the future and promising areas of digital transformation of industry, as well as current challenges and solutions in the production sector.

“I am glad to welcome all those gathered within the walls of our university. I express special gratitude to the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation for support in holding the conference, to our guests and conference participants for the opportunity to visit Moscow and our university, despite the restrictions in air traffic between the countries. It is especially honorable for us that our speakers are also doctors of MSTU "STANKIN". I am sure this conference will make a new tangible contribution to the development of modern production technologies, as well as contribute to strengthening cooperation between partners. We are glad to the symbiosis that is emerging today! We have a lot of fruitful work ahead of us, Acting Rector of MSTU “STANKIN” Alexei Kapitanov greeted the guests of the conference.

Within the framework of the program of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia - "Priority-2030" for MSTU "STANKIN", as for an industrial university, cooperation with leading international centers of applied research and engineering in mechanical engineering, including with the absolute leader in this area - the Fraunhofer Society and universities such as the Federal Institute of Technology Zurich.

During the conference, a memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Fraunhofer Society and MSTU "STANKIN", as well as an agreement on strategic partnership between JSC "ASCON" and our university.