Within the framework of the major interstate program "One Belt - One Way" for the development of scientific, technical and economic cooperation between countries Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology Sergey Vladimirovich Trufanov was invited to the People's Republic of China to make presentations at a conference in Beijing and give lectures at leading ophthalmological clinics in the country. After that, he was appointed a member of the Expert Committee of the One Belt - One Way Ophthalmological Alliance.

During the speech and further comprehensive exchange of views and experience on the problems of corneal transplantation and refractive surgery, the issues of training young specialists on a mutual basis and joint scientific topics on the state order were discussed.