September 13, 2023 the International Forum “Russia-China: Golden Belt of Friendship of the NEXT Generation”. The event took place within the VIII Eastern Economic Forum 2023 and was organized by VVSU, Center for revealing, supporting, and developing of talents and giftedness among children and youth “Sirius. Primorye”, and International Competence Center (China, Beijing and Russia, Saint Petersburg). Representatives of the Primorsky Krai Government and delegations from Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications and Guangzhou Xinhua University also took part in the forum.
The forum opened with the exhibition “I will draw a plum branch, houses, people and clouds” (painting, graphics, decorative and applied arts) at the VVSU Museum and Exhibition Complex. The exhibition presented works by schoolchildren, students and teachers from Russia and the People's Republic of China, as well as professional artists.
The main event of the forum was the “Agreement of cooperation in the organization and implementation of Olympiad research and design activities.” It was signed by the rector of VVSU Tatyana Terentieva and the director of the “Sirius.Primorye” center Natalya Lanskaya.
The General Director of the International Competence Center Wang Juntao and the Director of the Sirius.Primorye RC signed another “Agreement about opening of the Russian-Chinese Center for Cultural Communications”.