The elimination round of the V International Youth i - Customs Conference for the Volga (Privolzhsky) Federal District
The elimination round of the V International Youth i-Customs Conference for the Volga (Privolzhsky) Federal District was hosted by Samara State Technical University on 14 March 2018.
In 2016 Samara State Technical University became a base for the Volga regional directorate of the International Youth i- Customs Conference (headed by Konstantin Trubitsyn, the Dean of the Thermal Power Engineering Faculty) and the regional working group of the International Customs Students Association (the ICSA).
The сlose relationship between SSTU and ITMO University, the headquarters of the ICSA, made it possible to organize the event. 20 participants from different parts of the Volga Federal District gathered to compete for the main prize, the opportunity to present their research at the IV International Youth i-Customs Conference on International Business and Customs Regulations in Saint- Petersburg in May 2018. The students from Samara State Technical University and Saratov National Research University were announced as the winners. In St. Petersburg the students will have to represent the Volga Region and compete for the chance to reach an international level, since the best papers of the i-Customs Conference will be presented at the PICARD Youth Forum organized by the World Customs Organization.
The 13 PICARD Conference takes place in Turkey in October 2018!