Valentina Matvienko Visits Novosibirsk

Valentina Matvienko Visits Novosibirsk

Russia is great, one can always discover new things in it. We suggest you doing this with Valentina Matvienko, Chairperson of the Federation Council. On July 3-4, Valentina Matvienko took part in the International Congress of Women of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and BRICS Countries held in Novosibirsk. We collected information about places she had visited.


Tolmachevo Airport

International Tolmachevo Airport is the largest airport complex in the Asian part of the Russian Federation, a transshipment center that connects Europe with China and the countries of Southeast Asia. The airport takes the 7th place among the airports in Russia in terms of passenger traffic. During 2016 about 5 million passengers used it.



Academpark is a complex techno park having a unique scientific, technological, and business infrastructure. It creates the best conditions for building and developing innovative companies. This is the place where scientific developments are embodied in industrial technology. It is the largest scientific and technological park in Russia.


Novosibirsk State University (NSU)

Novosibirsk State University is one of the most important centers of science and education in Russia. In our country this institution is connected with the Russian Academy of Sciences more than other universities. Scientific activity here is integrated into the educational process.

NSU has three institutes and six faculties. Students since first courses are involved in scientific activities. In 2009 it received the status of a National Research University.


School 212

School 212 has been operating since 2017. It consists of three buildings with a concert hall with 252 seats, a gym, a hall for playing games, a library with a reading room and 38 classrooms equipped with the newest computers and interactive equipment.

During the construction of the school the latest technologies were used for designing ventilation and electric lighting systems, modern materials were used for both facade and interior finishing works. In addition, internal and external video control systems were installed.


Federal Center of Neurosurgery

Federal Center of Neurosurgery in Novosibirsk was built in the framework of the national project Health. It is aimed at providing high-tech assistance, and Russian citizens receive it for free.

The center is equipped with all necessary diagnostic equipment. If necessary, the patient within the center can be consulted by narrowly focused specialists. 

Agata Korovina, news agency of the Eurasian Women's Community 

Translated by Nikolay Gavrilov