On April 27, 2017 (Thursday) at 10:00 a.m., the Session of the General Meeting of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the supreme collegiate governing body of the Academy of Sciences, will be held in the Big Conference Hall of the Academy of Sciences (66 praspiekt Niezaliežnasci, Main Building). About 500 representatives of academic, university and branch science, as well as young scientists of the country will take part in its work. The session will consider the prospects for the development of the NAS of Belarus and all the scientific sphere of the Republic of Belarus for 2017 in accordance with the objectives set by the President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko at the meeting on problems and prospects for the development of Belarusian science held at the NASB on April 7, 2017.
Within the framework of the Session, the report on the activities of the NASB in 2016 will be presented by the Chief Scientific Secretary of the NASB Alexander Kilchevsky. Also, amendments and additions to the Regulations on Elections of the Members of the NAS of Belarus will be discussed (reported by the First Vice Chairman of the NASB Presidium Sergei Chizhik). Apart of that, elections of the Honorary Members of the NAS of Belarus are planned.