In Rostov-on-Don, the World-class Southern Scientific and Educational Center (REC) “Digital Transformation of the Agro-Industrial and Industrial Complex” will be created. This was announced by the Minister of General and Vocational Education of the region Larisa Balina at a meeting of the regional government. The corresponding resolution also approved the supervisory board of the Southern REC.
The Governing Council and the project office will work on the basis of the Don State Technical University.
- The created scientific and educational center will become a platform for the innovative development of the region, a means of integrating educational and scientific organizations, authorities and business communities to provide world-class research and development, to obtain new competitive technologies and products, to train personnel capable of solving major scientific and technological problems, - noted Larisa Balina.
This direction was chosen as a priority vector of development, since it can give substantial growth to the economy of both the city and the region, and the entire Southern Federal District as a whole.