On March 26-26, 2017, Department of Sports and Youth Affairs of Adjara Autonomous Republic held the Forum “Regional development and youth role” in Chakvi, Hotel Oazis . 6 educational institutions, including Batumi Navigation Teaching University, were participated in forum. Work was conducted in sections. Seminars conducted for the students of Adjara higher education institutions. Each working group prepared thematic projects, in which they represented their views on the problems raised. The forum participants were awarded certificates. Batumi Navigation Teaching University thanks forum organizers and wishes every success to all their initiatives.