AIRET International Exhibition (The Italian Air Industry Renaissance)

1- 7 October, 2013 AIRET international exhibition (The Italian Air Industry Renaissance) took place at Rimini Fiera Expocentre (Rimini, Italy). The main directions of the exhibition were the development of aerospace industry and aviation infrastructure. The exhibition was attended by more than 30 organizations including Russian industrial enterprises and universities. The leader of delegation from Nizhny Novgorod region was Rector of NSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev Sergei M. Dmitriev. At the plenary meeting of the exhibition he presented a report about the innovation system of cooperation between NSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev with Russian and foreign industrial companies in the field of training and collaborative research.

Numerous meetings and discussions of NSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev representatives with Italian companies (Lombardy Aerospace, Sineco, Thales, Tor Meccanica, Distretto Lombardo, etc.) took place. It was decided to begin cooperation in such areas as design of automotive equipment for assessing the quality of road surfaces, including runways of airfields, development of secure systems for aircraft flight control, development of geographic information systems in the field of air traffic management, development of access control systems and radar systems of airports. Meetings with representatives of leading Italian technical universities were held. Protocols of intent to conclude cooperation agreements with Italian universities (Universita Politecnico Torino ing Ruberto, Universita Degli Studi Di Brescia) were prepared.