Laboratory mission lies in promotion of the idea of intellectual dialogue between Russia and Europe and in implementation of philosophical studies, which are united by this topic within partnership with leading (mainly European) research-educational institutes and centers. Laboratory activities will help to promote the HSE in international academic environment by participating in research and educational projects of faculty of Humanities, as well as by creating intellectual public platforms in order to improve HSE’s image and its recognition as a leader of modern education in the humanities and international scientific and cultural cooperation center.
The journal "Chelovek" published a review of the book of the head of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue
On October 10, 2018 in the Jewish Museum and the Tolerance Center Professor O.A. Zhukova made the lecture "Landscape Image Philosophy: Claude Monet and Isaac Levitan on the «Flower Riviera»"
Vladimir Kantor at the Meeting of the International Round Table in the Solzhenitsyn Centre of Russian Emigré Studies
On October 2, 2018 was held the international round table on the "Problems of the Biographies of the Russian Emigré in the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes / the Kingdom of Yugoslavia", dedicated to the 180th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Russia and Serbia
On September 28-29, 2018 the X International Muromtsevskie Readings "Russian Liberalism: Results and Perspectives of Study" were held in Orel. At the plenary meeting the deputy head of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor O. A. Zhukova made the report “Russia in a liberal perspective”
On September 23, 2018 in Pordenone, there was a presentation of the translation of the book by Vladimir Kantor "Crocodile"
Leonid Luks's Lecture "Dissident Movement in the Soviet Union as a reaction to unfinished de-Stalinization"
On September 24, 2018 within the framework of the regular scientific seminar "West and East: Universalism of Culture", Professor of the Catholic University of Eichstätt Leonid Luks delivered the lecture "Dissident movement in the Soviet Union as a reaction to unfinished de-Stalinization".
On September 19, 2018 an international scientific conference devoted to the 100th anniversary of the collection "Iz glubiny" ("From the depths") was held at the National Research University "Higher School of Economics"
From 10 to 14 September 2018 in the Italian cities of Bari and Monopoli (Apulia), the First Bargrad Readings "Filosofia del Pellegrinaggio", dedicated to the philosophy and history of Russian pilgrimage, were held
"History and Philosophy of Science in the Era of Change" The First Congress of the Russian Society of History and Philosophy of Science
Researchers of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue took part in the First Congress of the Russian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Olga Bazhenova's Lecture "Belarusian Culture as a Borderland Culture: Dialogue with Non-Classical Art"
On September 12, 2018 in the framework of the seminar "West and East: Universalism of Culture" of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Olga Bazhenova, Doctor of Art History, gave the lecture "Belarusian Culture as a Borderland Culture: Dialogue with Non-Classical Art"