On the 21th of October the presentation of SMART NATIONS MODEL UNESCO was held at the State University of Management.

At the presentation, the Vice-rector of SMU, Executive Director of the UNESCO Chair “Societal, Legal and Ethical Frameworking of Knowledge Societies” Svetlana Magometovna Malkarova made a welcoming speech. She spoke in details about the activities of the Chair and future prospects.

Roman Sergeyevich Chukov — Chairman of the Russian Center for Promotion of International Initiatives and co-organizer of the UNESCO Model, shared his experience with the students and talked about the upcoming trip to the UN Headquarters in New York, the purpose of which is to participate in the UN International Model CWMUN-2020.

During the presentation, students found out about the details of holding such conference. Actually, the participants of SMART NATIONS MODEL UNESCO will have to speak, not defending their own point of view, but the position of the country that they will represent.

The list of honored guests was revealed at the presentation, some of guests will not only speak at the Opening Ceremony, but will also hold a workshop for the participants and share their experience just before the meeting!

Gusman Mikhail Solomonovich

First Deputy General Director of TASS, Chairman of the Russian Committee for the UNESCO International Programme for the Development of Communication

Du Toit Jaco

Programme Specialist Section for Universal Access and Preservation Communication and Information Sector UNESCO

Borisov Alexey Nikolaevich

Vice President of the World Federation of the UN Associations, Head of the UNESCO Chair of MGIMO

Chukov Roman Sergeevich

Chair of the Board of the “Russian Center for Promotion of International Initiatives”