On September 1, the President will visit Sirius Educational Centre 2018-08-31 12:25:00 On September 1, Vladimir Putin will visit the Sirius Educational Centre in Sochi to meet with winners of international student competitions of the 2017−2018 academic year, as well as teachers and instructors. The President will hear about the innovative projects at the Sirius research labs and chair a meeting of the board of trustees of the Talent and Success Foundation. * * * The Sirius Educational Centre was opened on September 1, 2015 in Sochi by the Talent and Success Foundation on the basis of Olympic infrastructure and at the President’s initiative. The President became chairman of the foundation’s board of trustees. The centre receives the support of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the Ministry of Sports and the Ministry of Culture. Sirius is involved in early discovery, nurturing and professional support of young talents who have demonstrated outstanding abilities in art, sport, natural sciences, and who have achieved success in technical creativity.