The third meeting of the National Working Group of Coordination and Pursuit of International Scientific Cooperation with Russia was hosted by Shahid Beheshti University(SBU) on Sunday, 16 June 2019 as the head of the working group and  was held at the SBU’s International Conference Center with the attendance of deputies, directors and international representatives of universities, research institutes and research centers.

At the beginning of the meeting, the Director of International Scientific Cooperation of Shahid Beheshti University presented a report on the activities carried out in Russia.

Afterwards, Dr. Najafi, Scientific Advisor of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Russia, White Russia and Ukraine, was pleased to participate in this meeting and expressed the readiness of the Scientific Adviser of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Moscow to pursue academic relations between Iran and Russia.

Also, Dr. Gholami, former scientific advisor of Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran in Moscow has made statements about the history of scientific cooperation with the universities of the Russian Federation.

Dr. Abtahi, Director of the National Research Institute of Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences and former Scientific Advisor at the Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran in Russia has mentioned the potential to work with Russian universities.

At the end of the meeting, a number of representatives of universities, research institutes and centers at the meeting referred to their cooperation with Russian research and educational centers and expressed their point of views and suggestions in order to promote international scientific activities with Russia.