On May 19, 2018 The institute of Post-Soviet Studies (IPSS)at Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani University hosted the international conference on: Post-Soviet Countries -
Challenges, Perspectives. Opening remarks were done by the Rector of Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani University Dr. Vaja Vardidze, Director of the institute of Post-Soviet
Studies Dr. Gvantsa Abdaladze and the special guest of the conference, member of European Parliament – Dr. Yan Olbrycht. The conference included 4 panels for academia and government officials and 2 youth panels for students and young researchers. There were participants from Georgia, Poland, Ukraine, Armenia.