More than 300 Russian and foreign experts will take part in the sixth conference on new educational technologies #EdCrunch-2019, which will be held from October 1 to 2 in Moscow. This was reported by the press service of the National University of Science and Technology MISiS — the organizer of the event.
The key topics that formed the basis of the five tracks of the conference were the launch of the best Russian educational start-ups on the international market and their integration into higher and professional education.
According to the conference organizing committee members, Russian educational start-ups can compete with foreign ones and successfully enter the international market. The Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation on Digital and Technological Development Dmitry Peskov noted that a special fund is being created to support Russian educational projects, the amount of which from the state alone is 7 billion roubles:The organizers of #EdCrunch-2019 are NUST MISiS and the University of NTI 20.35. The conference is held as part of the implementation of the priority project in the field of education "Modern Digital Educational Environment in the Russian Federation."