December 2, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation of the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) of the Ex-Rector Carlos Conde Lazaro, the Head for Cooperation with the Russian Federation Dolores Herrero-Palensuela and the Coordinator of International Programs Andrei V. Busko.
Earlier this year, in July, the SUAI's Rector Yulia A. Antokhina visited UPM participating in the BRAIA Workshop in Madrid. In the workshop the parties defined cooperation opportunities for the next meeting in St. Petersburg.
The SUAI's Rector Yulia A. Antokhina promoted academic mobility, summer and winter schools with leading UPM professors.
The Vice-Rector for international Affairs Konstantin V. Losev informed the Spanish delegation on international conferences at SUAI in 2020 inviting UPM to participate.
The Head of the Department of Aerospace Computer and Software Systems Yury E. Sheinin spoke on successful experience in realizing double diploma programs between SUAI and leading French universities.
The meeting touched upon transport and aerospace issues, important for efficient cooperation within BRAIA.