18.01.2013 [News]

Belarusian participation in international science events 2013

A Plan for national exhibitions (expositions) of the Republic of Belarus abroad for 2013 was approved by the Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus №1177 of 20 December 2012. Belarusian science will be presented at 8 of 9 national expositions adopted by the Plan.
  • Calendar of collective Belarusian S&T sections will be started in spring with the exhibitions in Mongolia (Ulaanbaatar), Germany (Hannover Messe) and Malaysia (International Exhibition of Invention, Innovation and Technology “ITEX”, Kuala Lumpur).
  • In summer, Belarus will carry out national exhibitions in Astana, Kazakhstan (June), at the International Ural Exhibition and Forum of Industry and Innovation “INNOPROM-2013”, Yekaterinburg, Russia and for the first time — in Tokyo, Japan within the Advanced Electronic and Mechatronic Devices and Components Exhibition “Tehno Frontier 2013” (July).
  • In autumn, the Belarusian science will be presented in the capitals of neighboring countries – Vilnius and Kiev.

Collecting and supporting the scientific sections within the national expositions is the way the Government assists research organisations, universities and innovative companies in promoting their R&D results, technologies and services in the foreign markets. The State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus is in charge of developing the S&T sections, supporting the participants to take part in these exhibitions, and promoting their products globally. The funds are provided from the special budget line “International Science and Technology Cooperation”.

The Plan of national exhibitions (expositions) of the Republic of Belarus abroad for 2013 is available in Russian at: http://www.belisa.org.by/ru/news/stnews/official/plan_expo_2013.html.

The Department of S&T events and marketing, Belarusian Institute of System Analysis and Information Support of Scientific and Technical Sphere is entrusted with organising joint S&T sections.
Contacts: +375 17 2033084, fax +375 17 2033475, e-mail: fomin@belisa.org.by, website: http://www.belisa.org.by/ru/.

Source: Olga Meerovskaya, BelIsa