​​The Fourth International Conference on Industrial Informatics - Computing Technology, Intelligent Technology, Industrial Information Integration 

Shantou, China  

December 18-19, 2020

Keynote Speech


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Leonid Alekseevich Ivanov, PhD,Professor

Vice President, Principal Academic Secretary of the Russian Academy of Engineering 

Vice President, Principal Academic Secretary of the International Academy of Engineering

Member of the Russian Journalists Union and International Federation of Journalists     

Title: to be confirmed 

     In 1975, Leonid Ivanov entered the Rostov Military Engineering Academy (specialty: operation of devices and flight control systems; qualification: electrical engineer) and in 1980, he graduated from it. After the graduation he did his military service in Strategic Missile Forces.In 1989 – 1992, L. Ivanov studied in Peter the Great Military Academy of Strategic Missile Forces. After the graduation with honors he worked in Central Scientific Research Institute, Ministry of Defense and held the following positions: junior research assistant, research officer, senior research officer, laboratory chief, head of the department. In 1999, he successfully defended his Ph.D dissertation. His key findings are published in the following collections of works: Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology "Science, Equipment, Production", Central Design Bureau of Heavy Engineering "55 years in a Space-Rocket Industry", scientific and technical works of Peter the Great Military Academy. In 2001, he was assigned the academic title "Senior research associate" (specialty – "system analysis, modeling of different function systems, computer technologies in a national economy"). L. Ivanov is a colonel reserved officer, veteran of the military service.
       After the release from the Armed forces in the year of 2000, L. Ivanov underwent professional retraining according to the Russian and British program in Shchyolkovo training center (Moscow region) with a specialization in small and medium entrepreneurship management. He defended qualification paper with "A" grade. His work generated great interest by the fact that it contained specific, generalized and integrated efficiency factors of advertizing. What is more, specific examples showed how to determine these factors.
      Being the Head of publishing houses L. Ivanov made a lot of effort and devoted his energy for on-time and high-quality edition of journals. For instance, in PANORAMA publishing house (16 publishing houses: "Stroyizdat", "Promizdat", "Medizdat", "Selkhozizdat", etc.) he was responsible for the edition of more than 200 research and practice, business journals. All of them were issued at a high level and within the established time limit. Experts’ responses on his work and received awards (diplomas, letters of recognition, certificates of acknowledgement, etc.) testify to this fact.
      In 2009, with Ivanov’s direct involvement and with the assistance of the Russian and International Academies there was created an electronic publication "NANOTECHNOLOGIES IN CONSTRUCTION: Scientific Internet Journal" Nanobuild.ru.
     L. Ivanov is a member of the Union of Moscow Journalists, member of the Russian Journalists Union and International Federation of Journalists. He was awarded Personal Certificate (2006) and Diplomas (2007 and 2008), Certificate of the Honorary Member of the All-Russian Public Organization of High-Quality Mass Media "Russian Union of the Press" (2008). In 2009, Leonid Ivanov was awarded the Medal of the Russian Journalists Union "For merits to professional community", in 2011, he was awarded National Prize "Russian Construction Olympus" in the nomination "The Head of the Year" – For a significant contribution to the development of mass media.
       Being the Vice-President for informatics and organizational development of the Russian and International Academies of Engineering, Leonid Ivanov made a significant contribution to the creation and enhancement of Internet resources for the Russian and International Academies of Engineering as well as to the preparation of the directory edition "Encyclopedia of the Russian Academy" for the 25th anniversary of RAE, creation and development of RAE and IAE departments. Mentioning the merits in the field of integration of the Russian and International engineering community and significant contribution to the development of theory and practice of engineering, Leonid Ivanov was awarded Golden Mark of the Russian Academy of Engineering and Honourable Golden Mark of the International Academy of Engineering. In 2015, he was awarded the Great Russian Poet Lermontov's Prize for a significant personal contribution to strengthening of the Russian statehood and development of journalism.
       On February 12, 2016 the delegates of the RAE Congress elected L. Ivanov as principal academic secretary of the RAE (RAE consists of more than 70 departments: subdivisions, regional departments and scientific centers). At the General meeting of the International Academy of Engineering on April 22, 2016 Leonid Ivanov was elected as principal academic secretary of the IAE Presidents’ Council (IAE incorporates national academies, departments and representations from 15 countries).
        L. Ivanov actively participates in the development of the International and Russian Academies of Engineering. With his direct involvement there have been created new IAE and RAE departments: Chelyabinsk Department of the Russian Academy of Engineering, IAE branch in the Republic of Peru, etc. Currently, he is working on new representations (departments) of the International Academy of Engineering, promoting international cooperation in the field of science and technology, integration of scientists and engineers into the global scientific community.
  • The bird's-eye view of Shantou University
  • Nan’ao  Island
  • Nan'ao Bridge
  • Zhongshan Pavilion
  • Shantou Coastal Corridor
  • Lotus Pond
  • Gentleman Sculpture Group