Programme of the international conference celebrating KarRC RAS 75th anniversary


October 7, 2021

  • Conference opening

    KarRC RAS Conference Hall (11 Pushkinskaya St.)

    Registration 9.00 – 10.00 KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule
    Conference opening:

    Bakhmet O.N., Dr.Sci. (Biol.), RAS Corr. Academician, Director General, KarRC RAS

    Balega Yu.Yu. – Dr.Sci. (Phys.-Math.), RAS Academician, RAS Vice President

    Pivnenko V.N., MP, RF State Duma

    Zhuravlev K.P., Deputy Head of Intergovernmental Commissions Cooperation Unit, International Cooperation and Climate Change Dept., Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Russia

    Gliko A.O. – Dr.Sci. (Phys.-Math), RAS Academician, Academician-secretary of the Earth Sciences Department RAS

    Scarborough R.N., Consul General of Norway in St. Petersburg

    Pavlov A.N., Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, Republic of Karelia

    Syunyov V.S., Vice Rector for Research, Petrozavodsk State University

    Goldenberg M.L., Director, Republic of Karelia National Museum

    10.00 – 11.00 Greetings
    Bakhmet O.N., Dr.Sci. (Biol.), RAS Corr. Academician, Director General, KarRC RAS 11.00 – 11.20 Karelian Research Centre RAS in the Russian and international research domain
    Ivanov V.V., Dr.Sci. (Econ.), RAS Corr. Academician, RAS Deputy President 11.20 – 11.40 R&D strategy in the Globalization 4.0 context
    Kashin N.S., Dr.Sci. (Phys.-Math), RAS Academician, Deputy Academician-secretary of the Mathematical Sciences Department RAS 11.40 – 12.00 Some issues in science administration and interactions with authorities
    Kapyrin I.N., Deputy Director, Department of European Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Russia (to be confirmed) 12.00 – 12.30 Research and innovation support in cross-border and regional cooperation programmes

Lunch – 12.30 – 14.00

  • Session “International scientific cooperation and science diplomacy”

    KarRC RAS Conference Hall (hybrid online-offline format)

    Session co-chairs: Yu.Yu. Balega, O.N. Bakhmet
    Ronzhin A.L.
    St. Petersburg Federal Research Center RAS
    14.00 – 14.20 International cooperation and mechanisms for advancing it at St. Petersburg Federal Research Center RAS
    Scarborough R.N.,
    Consul General of Norway in St. Petersburg
    14.20 – 14.30 Cooperation between Norway and Russia in science and higher education
    Kristiina Niikkonen
    Ministry of the Environment Finland
    14.30 – 14.45 The role of science in future cooperation of the Green Belt of Fennoscandia
    Gabriel Schwaderer
    EuroNatur Stiftung
    14.45 – 15.00 The role of the European Green Belt Association to strengthen nature protection and sustainable development along the European Green Belt
    Petrov P.V.
    KarRC RAS
    15.00 – 15.15 Karelian Research Centre RAS: a showcase of effective international interactions
    Shamrikova E.V.
    Institute of Biology, Komi Science Center, Ural Branch RAS
    15.15 – 15.30 International scientific cooperation on harmonization of soil research methods: background, challenges, prospects
    Borovichev E.A.
    Kola Science Center RAS
    15.30 – 15.45 International scientific integration as a development factor for the Institute of North Industrial Ecology Problems, Kola SC RAS
    Zaika Yu.V.
    Kola Science Center RAS
    15.45 – 16.00 Cross-border cooperation as a factor for self-development of Russian Arctic regions (Murmansk Region case study)

16.00-16.30 – Coffee break (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule). 

  • Roundtable session “Interactions between science, business, and authorities”

    Reading Room, KarRC RAS Scientific Library (hybrid online-offline format).

    Kondratyeva S.V.
    Institute of Economics, KarRC RAS
    16.30 – 16.45 Region’s involvement in integration processes: tourism practices of Karelian borderlands
    Lapteva E.M., Degteva S.V., Kondratenok B.M., Robakidze E.A., Visilevich M.I., Kolesnikova A.A., Pystina T.N., Ocheretenko D.P.
    Institute of Biology, Komi Science Center, Ural Branch RAS (IB Komi SC UrB RAS)
    16.45 – 17.00 Mondi Syktyvkar and biodiversity conservation issues in the area affected by its emissions
    Nosova S.S.
    National Nuclear Research University MEPHI
    17.00 – 17.15 Digital technology as a driver of interactions between science, business, and authorities in the system of socio-economic development of Russia’s border regions
    Meshko V.A.
    Executive Director, Swedish-Karelian Business and Information Centre
    17.15 – 17.30 Wooden house construction in Northern Europe as a meeting point of science, business, and authorities
    Golubev V.E.
    Branch of Roslesinforg Karellesproject public institution
    17.30 – 17.45 No presentation

18.00 – Standing buffet. KarRC RAS Conference Hall.

October 8, 2021

  • Session "Interdisciplinary scientific integration"

    KarRC RAS Conference Hall (hybrid online-offline format)

    Session co-chairs: Yu.V. Zaika, N.V. Ilmast
    Mchedlova E.M.
    Institute of Socio-Political Research – Branch of the Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology, RAS (ISPR FCTAS RAS)
    10.00 – 10.20 Scientific and cultural cooperation in international integration frameworks
    Samarin A.V.
    Komi SC UrB RAS
    10.20 – 10.40 The role of Federal Research Centers in the implementation of Russia’s strategic R&D priorities
    Sin’kevich S.M., Ilmast N.V., Efremov D.A., Timofeeva V.V., Ananyev V.A., Solodovnikov A.N.
    KarRC RAS
    10.40 – 11.00 Results and follow-up prospects of an international project for the environmental assessment of small rivers
    Seleznev I.A.
    11.00 – 11.15 Russia and Central Asia: possibilities for and hindrances to Eurasian integration
    Tolstoguzov O.V.
    IE KarRC RAS
    11.15 – 11.30 Carbon economy as a new global challenge
    Kirienko V.V.
    Sukhoi State Technical University of Gomel
    11.30 – 11.45 Integration of national higher technical education systems as a precondition for an efficient integrated economy of EAEC countries
    Krizhanovsky A.A., Krizhanovskaya N.B.
    Boyko T.P., Zaitseva N.G., Novak I.P., Pellinen N.A., Rodionova A.P.
    11.45 – 12.00 VepKar linguistic corpus – a ‘refugium’ of Baltic Finnic languages of Karelia
    Coffee break 12.00 - 12.30 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Raevsky B.V., Tarasenko V.V., Petrov N.V.
    KarRC RAS
    12.30 – 12.45 Digital mapping of the plant cover of Eastern Fennoscandia using remotely sensed data (RSD)
    Yashin I.M.
    Russian State Agrarian University - Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy, Ecology Dept.
    12.45 – 13.00 Ecological-geochemical assessment of shungite-rich soils of Kizhi Island, Karelia
    Mironov V.L., Kondratyev A.Yu.
    IB KarRC RAS
    13.00 – 13.15 Growth of plants as an indicator of the ozone layer permeability to short UV-B waves (the case of Sphagnum riparium)
    Kirillov A.N.
    13.15 – 13.30 Mathematical modeling of the dynamics of the process of implementing a new technology
    Coffee break 13.45 - 14.25 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Nikitina N.N.
    14.25 – 14.40 Applied mathematical and computing tasks in drug design
    Druzhinin P.V., Molchanova E.V.,
    IE KarRC RAS
    Podlevskikh Yu.L.
    Republican Infectious Diseases Hospital
    14.40 – 14.55 Three waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in Russian regions: fatality level comparisons
    Rybakov D.S., Belashev B.Z.
    IG KarRC RAS
    14.55 – 15.10 Environment and climate factors in human health
    Katrovsky A.P.
    Smolensk State University
    15.10 – 15.25 Major stages in the formation of the transport network of Russian-Belarusian borderlands
  • Session "Prospects for cooperation in Earth sciences"

    Institute of Geology Meeting Room (hybrid online-offline format)

    Session co-chairs: A.O. Gliko, S.A. Svetov
    Samsonov A.V., Stepanova A.V.
    10.00 – 10.20 Karelian craton: peers in paleocontinents and possibilities for collaborating with them
    Slabunov A.I., Svetov S.A., Nesterova N.S., Maksimov O.A.
    IG KarRC RAS
    10.20 – 10.40 Early history of the Earth: through the eyes of BRICS
    Medvedev P.V.
    IG KarRC RAS
    10.40 – 11.00 The Oxygen Catastrophe, or the Great Oxidation Event in the Earth’s history
    Kovalevsky V.V., Rozhkova V.S., Reinikainen S.P., Reinikainen V., Sihvonen T.
    IG KarRC RAS, Lappeenranta Environmental Office, Lappeenranta University of Technology
    11.00 – 11.15 Shungite rocks in innovative technologies of water purification
    Rozhkova N.N., Kovalchuk A.A., Rozhkov S.S.
    IG KarRC RAS
    11.15 – 11.30 Shungite-based hydrocarbon nanotechnologies: results and visions
    Baranov S.V., Motorin A.Yu., Shebalin P.N.
    Geophysical Survey RAS, Kola Branch
    11.30 – 11.45 Potential application of the earthquake productivity law in the assessment of post-seismic and post-blasting hazard of ore mines
    Shekov V.A.
    IG KarRC RAS
    11.45 – 12.00 MiningRoad – experiences and outcomes
    Coffee break 12.00 – 12.30 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Session chairperson: N.N. Filatov
    Filatov N.N., Druzhinin P.V., Menshutkin V.V.
    12.30 – 12.50 Interdisciplinary research on ecological-social-economic systems of waterbodies and catchments
    Kalinkina N.M., Tekanova E.V.
    12.50 – 13.10 Current state of Lake Onego ecosystem under climate change and human impact
    Tolstikov A.V., Chernov I.A., Yakovlev N.G.
    NWPI KarRC RAS, IAMR KarRC RAS, Institute of Numerical Mathematics RAS
    13.10 – 13.30 Numerical simulations of the White Sea: collaboration experiences
    Belisheva N.K.
    Center for Biomedical Research of Human Adaptation in the Arctic, Kola SC RAS
    13.30 – 13.45 Prospects for research on the bioefficiency of secondary cosmic ray variations at the Earth’s surface based on simulation experiments
    Coffee break 13.45 – 14.25 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Potakhin S.B.
    Petrozavodsk State University
    14.25 – 14.40 Material in the literature as a historical-geographical source (the case of Karelia)
    Bogdanov S.R.
    14.40 – 14.55 Winter limnology as an interdisciplinary, methodological, and information assembly checkpoint
    Borodulina G.S., Svetov S.A., Tokarev I.V.
    KarRC RAS
    14.55 – 15.10 Role of shungite rock in shaping the groundwater composition in the Onega structure
  • Session "Cooperation in biological sciences"

    KarRC RAS Scientific Library Reading Room (hybrid online-offline format)

    Session co-chairs: N.N. Nemova, A.F. Titov
    Lukina N.V. (Center of Forest Ecology and Productivity RAS), Zagirova S.V. (IB Komi SC UrB RAS), Kryshen’ A.M. (FRI KarRC RAS), Onuchin A.A. (Sukachev Forest Institute SB RAS), Sirin A.A. (Institute of Forest Science RAS), etc.
    10.00 – 10.20 Academy-based forest science in Russia and global challenges of today
    Kurhinen J.P.
    10.20 – 10.40 “Eurasian Nature Chronicles” international project and database as an example of large-scope integration of ecological research over the Eurasian boreal biome
    Storozhenko V.G.
    Institute of Forest Science RAS
    10.40 – 11.00 Possibilities of integrated research on the structure and function of stable forest communities
    Pridacha V.B., Sazonova T.A., Novichonok E.V., etc.
    11.00 – 11.15 Logging effects on growth and metabolic parameters in woody plants in the European North
    Vetchinnikova L.V., Titov A.F.
    KarRC RAS
    11.15 – 11.30 Curly (Karelian) birch: a species or a variety?
    Yarmishko V.T.
    Komarov Botanical Institute RAS
    11.30 – 11.45 Recovery of disturbed larch forests in Mongolia: specific features
    Ananyev V.A., Pekkoev A.N., Moshnikov S.A., etc.
    11.45 – 12.00 Setting up forest monitoring in protected areas of Northwest Russia (the case of Vodlozersky NP)
    Coffee break 12.00 – 12.30 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Tirronen K.F., Danilov P.I., Belkin V.V., etc.
    IB KarRC RAS
    12.30 – 12.45 International cooperation between the Laboratory of Zoology and European research teams on Fennoscandian terrestrial vertebrate populations (background, results, visions)
    Ieshko E.P.
    IB KarRC RAS
    12.45 – 13.00 Salmonid fish and freshwater pearl mussel – conservation of aquatic communities and biodiversity in rivers of the Green Belt of Fennoscandia: takeaway and prospects for future research
    Ilyukha V.A., Kizhina A.G., Kalinina S.N., etc.
    IB KarRC RAS
    13.00 – 13.15 Mammalian leukocyte formula as indicator of domestication-induced transformations
    Artemyev A.V.
    IB KarRC RAS
    13.15 – 13.30 Experiences of international research cooperation on the population ecology of cavity-nesting birds
    Grummo D.G., Ershov D.V., Sozinov O.V.
    Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno
    13.30 – 13.45 Development of the Belarusian-Russian system of transboundary protected areas: a goal in itself of a platform for R&D and socio-economic cooperation between the countries?
    Coffee break 13.45 – 14.25 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Simonov S.A., Matantseva M.V.
    IB KarRC RAS
    14.25 – 14.40 Results of long-term cooperation between ornithologists from KarRC RAS and the Kostomuksha Strict Nature Reserve team
    Panchenko D.V., Tirronen K.F., Danilov P.I., etc.
    IB KarRC RAS
    14.40 – 14.55 Cross-border cooperation for wild reindeer conservation
    Fyodorov F.V.
    IB KarRC RAS
    14.55 – 15.10 Experiences from joint research of Canadian and Eurasian beavers in Karelia
    Kaznina N.M., Dubovets N.I., Batova Yu.V., Ignatenko A.A., Orlovskaya O.A., Sycheva E.A.
    IB KarRC RAS, Institute of Genetics and Cytology, Belarus National Academy of Sciences
    15.10 – 15.25 An assessment of the efficacy of distant hybridization for biofortification of soft wheats with zinc
    Bugmyrin S.V., Belova O.A., Romanova L.Yu., etc.
    IB KarRC RAS
    15.25 – 15.40 Infections transmitted by ixodid ticks in the Republic of Karelia
  • Session "Research in the humanities: position in the system of scientific knowledge"

    Institute of Linguistics, Literature, and History Meeting Room (hybrid online-offline format)

    Session co-chairs: A.M. Petrov, A.Yu. Tarasov
    Migunova E.I.
    Ministry of Ethnic and Regional Policies, Republic of Karelia
    10.00 – 10.20 Interactions between the Republic of Karelia Ministry of Ethnic and Regional Policies and the Institute of Linguistics, Literature, and History KarRC RAS
    Takala I.R.
    10.20 – 10.40 Towards mutual understanding: collaboration between historians of Russia and Finland in the 20th and 21st cc.
    Aksyanova G.A.
    Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology RAS
    10.40 – 10.55 Soviet-Finnish anthropological expeditions of the 1970s-1980s
    Tarasov A.Yu., Slukovsky Z.I., Summanen I.M.
    KarRC RAS
    11.10 – 11.25 Chopping stone tools of the Russian-Karelian population in Karelia and in North-Eastern Europe. The geochemical dimension.
    Murashkin A.I., Shumkin V.Ya.
    Institute for the History of Material Culture RAS
    11.25 – 11.40 Karelian and Kola petroglyphs as evidence of similarity in economic and world-view dominants of the Stone Age population
    Kochkurkina S.I.
    11.40 – 11.55 Multidisciplinary research on the Ladoga burial mound culture: the role of natural-science methods in interpreting archaeological sources
    Coffee break 11.55 – 12.30 (KarRC RAS Conference Hall vestibule)
    Zakharova E.V., Krizhanovsky A.A.
    KarRC RAS
    12.30 – 12.45 From card files to an open geographic information resource: the problems and prospects of contemporary onomastic research in Karelia
    Kundozerova M.V.
    12.45 – 13.00 An integrated expedition to the Murman land: results from 2021
    Ivanova L.I.
    13.00 – 13.15 Kalevala-metric poetry: significance and diversity of plots and genres
    Petrov A.M.
    13.15 – 13.30 Trochaic tetrameter in late-tradition folk spiritual verses
    Zhukov A.Yu.
    13.30 – 13.45 The gender factor in the making of the Ladoga region Livvi-Karelian sub-ethnic group (data from 3rd, 4th, and 5th Censuses)
    Pulkin M.V.
    13.45 – 14.00 Parish budget: the economic footing of religious community activities in the 18th - early 20th cc. (data from the Olonets Eparchy)
    Myklebost K.A.
    University of Tromsø - Arctic University of Norway
    Karelin V.A.
    Barents Initiative NPO
    14.00 – 14.15 Hydropower resources of the transboundary Paz River in Russian-Norwegian affairs: the historical dimension (1906-1920)
  • Roundtable session "Legal matters"

    Zoom video conference

    Chernov S.N., Chernova T.I.
    KarRC RAS
    10.00 – 10.20 Regulating environmental legislation so as to create the conditions for a steady economic development in North-West Russia while reducing greenhouse gas emissions
    Goncharuk G.V.
    Petrozavodsk State University
    10.20 – 10.40 International experience in regulating the administrative-law status of indigenous peoples: the case of Arctic region states.
    Malysheva R.O., Shlyamina A.A.
    KarRC RAS
    10.40 – 11.00 An overview of laws and regulations regarding greenhouse gases in Russia
    Voronina N.P.
    Kutafin Moscow State Law University
    11.00 – 11.20 Agrarian law in the system of law sciences: current situation and future prospects
    Olenina T.Yu.
    RANEPA, Karelian Branch
    11.20 – 11.40 Prospects for Russia-Canada integration in the sphere of forest relations: the legal aspect
  • Roundtable session "Current trends and new impulses in the humanities"

    Institute of Applied Mathematical Research Meeting Room (hybrid online-offline format)

    Co-chairs: Yu.V. Litvin, E.V. Zakharova
    Summanen I.M.
    14.30 – 14.50 Multidisciplinary research in archaeology: old findings, new interpretations
    Novak I.P., Krizhanovskaya N.B.
    KarRC RAS
    14.50 – 15.10 Karelian language dialectal database: structure, capabilities, prospects
    Krivonozhenko A.F.
    15.10 – 15.30 Databases as a tool for studying the socio-economic history
    Lupish E.A.
    15.30 – 15.50 The method of content analysis in studying 1966-1985-period mass-circulation outlets in Karelia: young worker image
    Dzhioshvili E.A., Litvin Yu.V.
    15.50 – 16.10 Analytical coding of in-depth interviews (dataset from interviews with Pomors and Karelians)
  • International workshop "Network cooperation between Russian and Finnish specialists in advancing war-historical tourism" within Karelia ENI CBC project KA9036 "Ordinary Man in a Great War"

    Institute of Linguistics, Literature, and History Meeting Room (hybrid online-offline format, simultaneous Ru-Eng interpretation)

    14.30 – 14.40

    Welcome to the participants

    Olga Bakhmet, Director General, KarRC RAS

    14.40 – 14.55

    “Ordinary Man in a Great War” project: background, first update

    Pavel Petrov, Head of Dept. for International Cooperation KarRC RAS, Project Manager Alexandra Efimova, Specialist at Dept. for International Cooperation KarRC RAS, Assistant Project Manager

    14.55 – 15.10

    Kalevala District residents’ memories of events during the Great Patriotic War (based on video and audio interviews)

    Svetlana Yalovitsyna, Cand.Sci. (Hist.), Deputy Director for Science, Institute of Linguistics, Literature, and History KarRC RAS

    15.10 – 15.25

    Topic to be specified

    Elena Dubrovskaya, Cand.Sci. (Hist.), Senior Researcher, History Section, Institute of Linguistics, Literature, and History KarRC RAS

    15.25 – 15.40

    Specific features of creating museum exhibitions on war history: experience of the Petrozavodsk Military Glory Centre

    Elizaveta Vasilieva, Director, Petrozavodsk Military Glory Centre

    15.40 – 16.00 Coffee break
    16.00 – 16.15

    History and experience of developing network cooperation. Historical and cultural route Ordinary Man in a Great War, a cross-border thematic tour to attract international travelers and tour operators

    Gottfried Effe, Vice-Chairman, Euroregion Oulu

    16.15 – 16.30

    Customized approach to designing and implementing war-history tours – promotion of tourist products with the war-history thematic focus

    Elena Kuznetsova, Republic of Karelia Protected Areas Directorate, Project Expert

    16.30 – 16.45

    Practical tools for promoting a tourist route

    Anastasia Vasilieva, Junior Researcher, Institute of Economics, KarRC RAS

    16.45 – 17.00

    The possibilities of online technologies for promoting cross-border tourist routes

    Mika Viitanen, Project Coordinator, Naturpolis Ltd – Nordic Business Center, Suomussalmi, Finland

    17.00– 17.15

    War-history re-enactments at cultural heritage sites as a tool for promoting event tourism

    Marina Dubova, Head of Dept. for Publicity, Projects, and Programmes in Cultural Heritage Conservation, Republic of Karelia Centre for State Protection of Cultural Heritage

    17.15 – 18.00 Wrap up, open discussion

    *The project is financed by the European Union, Russian Federation, and Republic of Finland

Poster session will be held in on-line format on the conference website in the section: "Materials > Poster session"