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The IV International scientific conference "Children and youth – the future of Russia" was held in Vologda from 5th until 7th of October. The event organizers has been the Russian Academy of Science, Federal agency of scientific organizations, the government of Vologda region, Vologda administration, Moscow school of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University and Institute of Socio-Economic Development of Territories of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
The conference has been a discussion platform for issues of the innovative education, intellectual and creative potential of youth as the factor of the innovative development, social adaptation and children and youth education in today's conditions, health program of children and youth as the resource of competitiveness of Russia and its regions in the conditions of globalization.
Among the members of the conference there were Russian and foreign scientists, representatives of scientific and educational institutions, chiefs of the regional and local authorities, representatives of social sphere and the public, post graduates, students and schoolchildren. Within the conference the academician V. Polterovich performed with the lecture "To the new model of the economic development of the Russian Federation".
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics was represented by D. Shtykhno, Vice-rector for development, who took part in the section "Human potential of the modern Russia's youth: the old and new challenges" and made a report entitled "Formation of environment of entrepreneurship development" in the plenary discussion "Innovation for youth development".