Roundtable on Human Resources in Engineering was held by KNRTU at Tatarstan Oil, Gas and Petrochemistry Forum 2021


On September 1st, 2021, the Roundtable on Human Resources and Engineering Support of Gas and Petrochemical Complex Enterprises: Issues of Engineering Pedagogy Development was held as the opening event of the 6thAnnual International Network Research to Practice Conference “Regional Development: New Challenges to Engineering Education – Synergy-2021” organized jointly by KNRTU, International Society for Engineering Pedagogy and Association for Engineering Education of Russia with support of Gazprom. Representatives of Kazan National Research Technical University named after A. N. Tupolev – KAI and Sibur took part in the roundtable.

Acting Rector of KNRTU Yury Kazakov and Director of the Institute of Additional Professional Education Mansur Galikhanov moderated the roundtable. President of the Association for Engineering Education of Russia Yury Polokhov, President of IGIP Russian Monitoring Committee Vyacheslav Prikhodko, Director General of Gazprom Transgaz Kazan Rustem Usmanov, Acting Rector of Tomsk Polytechnic University and many others greeted the participants of the roundtable.

The first presentation was made by the President of IGIP Prof. Dr. habil. Hanno Paul Hortsch who introduced the New Prototype Curriculum of IGIP for International Engineering Educators. Vice Director General of Tatneftekhiminvest-holding Leysan Abzalilova made a talk on human resources priorities of the petrochemical industry. Vice Rector of National University of Oil and Gas "Gubkin University" Nikita Golunov made a presentation on immersive learning environments. Acting Rector of KNRTU Yury Kazakov presented a report prepared jointly with Vice Rector for Education of KNRTU Dilbar Sultanova on the Technological Elite Project. Managing Director of Sibur Corporate University and his colleagues presented a report about the company experience in training engineers.

Mansur Galikhanov invited all participants to join other events of the International Network Conference Synergy-2021 that are to follow.

Source: KNRTU