World-Class Russian Education!

The goal of Project 5-100 is to maximize the competitive position of a group of leading Russian universities in the global research and education market.

Project 5-100 has been organizing quarterly seminar-conferences since 2013. These conferences represent the main Russian forum devoted to the strategic development, international promotion and transformation of Russian universities into world - class institutions.

This event provides a platform for the exchange of best practices, facilitates the experience sharing and encourages discussion on current challenges and latest trends in the ambit of higher education.

Roundtables and workshops are led by prominent Russian and international experts in higher education, senior officials of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science, Russian Venture Company and Russian Agency for Strategic Initiatives, representatives of international associations (EAIE, FAUBAI, IREG etc.), national organizations (British Council, DAAD, Campus France, NUFFIC, Austrade etc.), rankings agencies (Times Higher Education, QS, ARWU, U-Multirank, US News & World Reports, Webometrics, RUR), and global information analytics companies (Elsevier, Clarivate Analytics companies).

The audience is expanding constantly. Moscow XXth conference set a new attendance record with around 1300 experts and higher education professionals who participated in workshops and round tables.

The sessions cover a broad range of subjects::

  • strategic planning and management in higher education,
  • R&D advancement,
  • scientometrics and data analysis,
  • campus development,
  • HR policies and motivation at universities,
  • recruitment of international scholars and students,
  • internationalization of curriculum and university environment,
  • branding and international promotion.

Participation is free upon registration and is open to representatives of all Russian universities. Non-Russian participants may also attend the event by invitation. To register for the event, please contact Ms. Alyona Dorofeeva, Head of Event Management Department,


If you would like to submit a speaker proposal, please fill out the electronic form or contact Dr. Alexei Falaleev, Head of Expert Support Department, Project 5-100 Office,

Submit a speaker proposal

Upcoming events

XXIII Project 5-100 Conference, May 24, 2018, Moscow

Past events

XXII Project 5-100 Conference, November 27-28, 2017, Moscow

XXI Project 5-100 Conference, September 21-22, 2017, Kaliningrad

XX Project 5-100 Conference, May 17-19, 2017, Moscow
XIX Project 5-100 Conference, February 15-17, 2017, Samara
XVIII Project 5-100 Conference, November 9-11, 2016, Moscow
XVII Project 5-100 Conference, September 20-22, 2016, Novosibirsk
XVI Project 5-100 Conference, June 6-8, 2016, Moscow
XV Project 5-100 Conference, February 11-12, 2016, Ekaterinburg
XIV Project 5-100 Conference, November 19-20, 2015, Moscow
XIII Project 5-100 Conference, September 29 - October 1, 2015, Nizhni Novgorod
XII Project 5-100 Conference, June 17-19, 2015, Kazan
XI Project 5-100 Conference, February 12-13, 2015, Tomsk
X Project 5-100 Conference, December 8-9, 2014, Saint Petersburg
IX Project 5-100 Conference, September 29-October 1, 2014, Moscow