Novosibirsk - is the third-most populous city in Russia as well as the most populous city in Asian Russia. It is located in the southwestern part of Siberia on the banks of the Ob River. Novosibirsk was founded in 1893 on the crossing point of the future Trans-Siberian Railway. It grew rapidly into a major transport, commercial and industrial hub. Today, Novosibirsk is a large rapidly developing industrial, scientific and cultural center with a rich social environment.


Akademgorodok (Academic Town) is a part of the city of Novosibirsk, located 30 km south of the city center. It is the educational and scientific centre of Siberia.
Located within Akademgorodok is Novosibirsk State University, 35 research institutes, a medical academy, apartment buildings and houses, and a variety of community amenities including stores, hotels, hospitals, restaurants and cafes, cinemas, clubs and libraries.
The Symposium will be held in the congress centre of the Novosibirsk Academpark, which is a perfect place for events such as conferences, symposiums and meetings. Academpark is a territorial, scientific, technological and technical base for the implementation of innovative projects. Academpark has a whole complex of modern conference rooms and supporting facilities.