Tatarstan invited Huawei to localize production

© Flickr / Maurizio PesceHuawei Matebook 2-in-1. Archival photoTatarstan invited Huawei to localize production© Flickr / Maurizio Pesce

President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov offered the leadership of the Chinese company Huawei to localize production in Tatarstan to open a development center in Innopolis and Huawei authorized Academy on the basis of Kazan Federal University (KFU), the press service of the head of the Republic.

The delegation of Tatarstan headed by the President of the Republic is on a working visit to China to discuss with leaders of Chinese provinces and companies, the development of interregional cooperation. In particular, the office of company Huawei held a presentation at the centre for modern technologies.

«Tatarstan attaches great importance to the development of innovations… We would welcome cooperation with Huawei on a number of issues. For example, we want to offer the localization of production and opening of a development center in the SEZ «Innopolis». Also send the company’s investment in educational projects in Tatarstan, including the opening of Huawei authorized Academy on KFU. Promising for us is the development of mobile networks 5G generation on the territory of Tatarstan, as well as the use of network and server hardware Huawei enterprises of the Republic», — the press service quoted the words Minnikhanov.

Tatarstan President noted that the industrial parks, technological parks and engineering centers of Tatarstan are among the most efficient in Russia, in the Republic there is the development of nano-and biotechnologies, production of composite materials, robotics. For a more detailed study of issues of cooperation Minnikhanov invited company representatives to visit Tatarstan.

Authorized network Academy Huawei (Huawei Network Academy) – a new educational cooperation program that Huawei provides to universities for advanced theoretical and practical training of undergraduate and graduate students. The program includes training in several areas of information and communication technologies such as fibre-optic technology, data transmission network, LTE network, the cloud computing platform. Huawei is one of the global leaders in developing ICT solutions. Innovation focused on customer needs, what produced good results in the field of telecommunications networks, terminal devices and cloud computing. Products, solutions and services have been deployed in over 170 countries.

Kazan Federal University is interested in participating in the Academy «program Huawei» and is willing to include discipline Academy in the curricula for the training of students. Thus it is planned to train at least 50 students per year at no charge. In addition, the CFI is interested in the cooperation with Huawei, including opportunities of research and development for the company. The University has a successful experience of implementation of research projects for the needs of industry leaders such as CISCO, HP, SAMSUNG, FUJITSU.

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