On April 27-28, 2017, the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences held a Russian-American conference timed to coincide with the 210th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and the United States of America and the 50th anniversary of the foundation of ISCRAN. The sponsor of the conference was the Foundation for Support of Public Diplomacy. A.M. Gorchakov. Partners from the American side were the Kennan Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center and the Carnegie Corporation (New York).
VI Canadian Readings
150 years of the Canadian Federation:
from the British Dominion to the global player
April 7-8, 2017, under the auspices of the St. Petersburg State University, the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ISCRAN) and the Russian Society for the Study of Canada (ROIC), as well as the Moscow-Quebec Educational and Research Center at the Russian State University for the Humanities and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Russia, the Embassy of Canada in the Russian Federation and the Government of St. Petersburg hosted the VI Canadian Readings on the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Federation: from the British Dominion to the Global Player.
The international scientific conference is held at the St. Petersburg State University at: ul. Smolny, 1/3, Smolny, 8th entrance. The opening of the conference and the work of the plenary session were attended by the Director of the Institute of the USA and Canada, RAS, Dr.Sc. Professor V.N. Garbuzov and the senior researcher. ISKRAN, Ph.D. T.R. Kuzmina, President of the Russian Society for the Study of Canada and other members of the ISCRAN and members of the ROCC.