Gubkin University firmly takes the position of a major center for collaboration of researchers. An important role in this is played by annual international, all-Russian and inter-university research conferences and exhibitions organized by the University. On the one hand, it demonstrates high research standing of the University, and on the other hand, by participating in these conferences it gives the opportunity to the University faculty, researchers, graduate and postgraduate students to stay up to date with latest research and technological achievements in the oil and gas industry.