September 12, 2015
X International Exhibition of Arms, Military Equipment and Ammunition (Russia Arms EXPO 2015)
September 9-12, 2015 X International Exhibition of Arms, Military Equipment and Ammunition (Russia Arms EXPO 2015) was held in Nizhny Tagil State Demonstration and Exhibition Center of weapons and military equipment.
Russia Arms Expo is one of the biggest international exhibitions of Russian- and foreign-made armaments. More than 400 exhibitors and representatives of military authorities — defence ministers and chiefs of general staffs — from more than 50 countries participate in the event. The exhibition attracts over 20,000 visitors.
Within the framework of the Exhibition the «Best Students Forum» was held on September 10, 2015. The undergraduates from Russia’s technology universities presented their scientific research developments in the field of armaments, military equipment and ammunition.
In total, the students from 25 technical universities in Russia delivered more than 50 reports. It is planned to publish the scientific papers of young scholars and students from technical universities.
At the forum there was conducted a meeting between the representatives of the universities and defence companies on the activities of the Training Association of the enlarged group of specialties and areas of training "Arms and Weapons Systems."
Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation A.A. Klimov attended the Forum and took part in the meeting.