Participant outreach

The Congress of Young Scientists (CYS) is an international competition for students from Russia and abroad that gives them the opportunity to communicate with people from dozens of cities during a single session. 


The 12th Congress of Young Scientists is:

  • An open platform for young scientists in 9 most relevant research fields;

  • A chance to share your ideas and discuss your projects;

  • Casual communication with like-minded people and your first steps towards your own professional network;

  • An opportunity to receive feedback from leading researchers;

  • A chance to boost your soft skills and practice public speaking, composing papers, and submitting applications for funding; an opportunity to see what’s in demand at top research companies; 

  • A step towards a serious Higher Attestation Commission-indexed publication;

  • Several opportunities to enroll in Master’s programs at ITMO without entrance exams.