Under the umbrella of Russian-German year of partnerships MPGU held a conference Between seductions of opportunities and warnings of responsibilities — Changes of ethical scopes in econimics, science and culture. The event was sponsored by the Moscow office of German-Russian Forum, Wurzburg University and DAAD. As part of the conference further training was organized for 120 graduates from study programs in the German language from more than 50 cities and towns of Russia, Germany and Switzerland. Géza Andreas von Geyr, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Moscow opened the conference in MPGU. For four days, from October 9 to October 12 Russians and Germans discussed, shared experience and participated in workshops.