The Republican final of the contest "100 Ideas for Belarus" was held at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The contest organizers received more than 2 thousand applications for participation in 2016. The winners were selected by an Expert Council of the contest. Protection of projects was in the format of startup.
The development of new economically alloyed steel for cogwheels of gear boxes of automotive engineering by Andrei Glushakov, a representative of the NASB Physical-Engineering Institute, has won the nomination "Industrial and Construction Technologies and Production."
The work concerning identifying genetic causes of pregnancy noncarrying as the way to increase fertility by Alexander Gonchar, Maxim Amelianovich and Nikita Sedlyar from the NASB Institute of Genetics and Cytology has won the nomination "Medicine, Pharmacy, and Medical Technologies."
The work "Feed Protein Additive from Whey" by Andrei Shunkevich, a representative of the NASB Institute of Physical Organic Chemistry, has won the nomination "Bio- and Nano-Industries." The winners received grants of 40 tariff rates.
The open dialogue "The Science of the Future is the Science of the Young People" was the central event of the Republican final. The discussion took place at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and brought together about 400 experts, participants of the contest "100 Ideas for Belarus", and young scientists.