Saint Petersburg, October 4-6
IUNC Eurasia 2023

10th Annual International Higher Education Export Conference


October 4-6, 2023

Saint Petersburg

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

IUNC Eurasia 2023 is the X Annual International Higher Education Export Conference. Working sessions with reports, presentations and discussions, meetings with colleagues from foreign universities, one-on-one business meetings with recruiting agencies, the 7th EEUA 2023 award ceremony, networking events and a cultural program in Saint Petersburg are waiting for you.

The event will take place in person in Saint Petersburg.

Online broadcast is not provided. Pre-registration required.

Daily Program of the Conference
You will visit one of the best technical universities in Russia, discuss current issues of international activity, meet potential partners from friendly countries and immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of St. Petersburg during the conference.
WEDNESDAY, October 4, 2023
Arrival day

Arrival in St. Petersburg
Check into a hotel (*)
THURSDAY, October 5, 2023
Working hours: 09.30-21.00

Opening ceremony of the conference
Excursion tour around the University campus
EEUA Award Ceremony, 2023 (*)

Breakfast, lunch, dinner (*)
FRIDAY, October 6, 2023
Working hours: 09.30-21.00

Business meetings

Sightseeing tour around St. Petersburg (*)

Breakfast, lunch, dinner (*)
SATURDAY, October 7, 2023

Extra day, participation is optional

Individual consultations

Cultural program

Visiting the Hermitage, Palace Square, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Yusupov Palace, theater attending (*) or free time

Breakfast (*)
We are preparing an interesting program including up-to-date reports and discussions, and in the meantime we offer to check who represented their reports at the last event
  • Larisa Efremova
    Vice-rector for International Affairs, The Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN)
  • Irina Karelina
    Senior Director for Strategic Planning, HSE University
  • Bogdan Voronovskiy
    General Director,
    Eastern European
    Universities Association
  • Dmitry Savkin
    Vice-rector for International Affairs, Irkutsk National Research Technical University
  • Evgeniy Sagaidak
    Education Export Department Head, Novosibirsk State University
  • Yury Kupriyanov
    Global Academic Program Head, «SAP University Alliance»
  • Pavel Zhuravlev
    Vice-rector - Director of the International Cooperation & Business Development Department, Rosatom Technical Academy
  • Yana Vysotskaya
    Director of the Intenational Education Program Department Ural Federal University
Conference Concept
Main conference elements
Business program
Sessions, presentations, open discussions, round tables, one-to-one preschedules business meetings with prospective academic partners and student recruitment agencies.
Networking events such as EEUA Award Ceremony with a cocktail & dinner, coffee breaks, lancheons and dinners.
Cultural Program
Sightseeing in Saint-Petersburg with its famous Tsar's palaces, basilicas, museums and theatres.
Choose the date to see a preliminary program for the day
Wednesday, October 4, 2023
Arrival day

Check-in at the hotel after 14:00

Participants get from the airport in St. Petersburg to the hotel on their own

Accommodation is included in a "Full" package.

Meals according to the program are included in all packages except "Basic". Meals are provided starting from October 5, 2023 (Thursday). For the packages' description, check a REGISTRATION section.
Who should attend
The event is designed for the University Officers involved in international relations, university partnerships, curricula internationalization, educational program development, foreign student recruitment & related areas
  • International


    Internationalization, partnerships, and student recruitment
  • Joint Research Programs

    Cooperation in research programs, development of scientific potential

  • Partnerships Development
    University cooperation, experience sharing and exchange
  • Program Development
    Programs and joint projects, double diplomas
Why attend?
  • Networking as a key
    You will stay at the same hotel with other participants. You will have meals, take city transfers and take part in all conference activities together. It is a great opportunity to broaden your network of peers and never feel alone.
  • Solution as a result
    You will meet peers, explore possible cooperation ways & find mutual interests. As a conference outcome you will achieve some partner agreements which are supposed to be implemented withing the next 6 months.
  • Inspiration as a driver
    You will get inspired by meeting peers and prospective partners, sharing your ideas and discussing new projects, broadening horizons and and unveling new opportunities for your institution.
  • Culture as a learning tool
    You will get an outstanding cultural experience by visiting the most famous Moscow attractions and sights, discovering Russian couisin and hospitality, deepening knowledge of Russian history & culture.
For your convenience, we have formed 2 packages for participants. Please select the package that suits you, click the registration button in the corresponding column and fill out the registration form.
The registration fee is stated per 1 person
Participation Package
Short description
Program, meals, all activities
Program, meals, all activities + accommodation
Participation in all conference activities
scheduled in agenda
Conference hand-outs
Participant's bag with conference materials
Coffee breaks, luncheons, dinners (5.10-6.10)
Evening events
EEUA Award Ceremony 2023, bus tour around of St. Petersburg (October 5, 6)

3 nights, single room with breakfast (check-in October 4, check-out October 7)
Transfers in St. Petersburg
Morning transfers from the hotel to the university and evening transfers from the university to the hotel, transfers to evening events
Transfer from / to the airport
Extended cultural program
on October 7 (Saturday)
Visiting the sights of St. Petersburg (guided tour to one of the sights will offered to the attendees: Hermitage, Winter Palace, Yusupov Palace, etc.) + lunch

extra EUR 120
extra EUR 120
If desired, the participant can visit one of the famous theaters in St. Petersburg. The ticket price depends on the theater, performance, date and the seat location in the hall. The ticket should be purchased by participant himself. Please contact us if you need our assistance.
Price on request
Price on request
Extra nights at the hotel
You can add extra nights to your package
Price on request
Price on request
Need more information?
Contact us
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
St. Petersburg, st. Polytechnic, 29
Conference organizers