A delegation from the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus led by the First Deputy Chairman of the NASB Presidium Sergei Chizhik visited Foshan (Guangdong province, China) to participate in the scientific and technical innovation forum from 7 to 9 August.
During the opening event, Sergei Chizhik addressed the forum participants with a welcoming speech and presented a report "Scientific and innovative potential of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus".
The NASB delegation included representatives of the Main Department of International Scientific and Technical Cooperation of the NAS of Belarus and 11 subordinate organizations of the NAS of Belarus such as United Institute of Informatics Problems, the O.V.Roman Powder Metallurgy Institute, the Physical-Technical Institute, the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, the B.I.Stepanov Institute of Physics, the V.A.Bely Institute of Mechanics of Metal-Polymer Systems, Scientific and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus on Agricultural Mechanization, the Institute of Soil Science and Agrochemistry, the Institute of Physical and Organic Chemistry, the Institute of Plant Protection and the Institute of Microbiology. The NASB scientists presented reports in various areas.
The NASB representatives held talks on joint activities with authorities of the Guangdong Academy of Sciences, including on increasing exports of products (goods, services) of organizations of the NAS of Belarus and the process of preparing and filling out a bilateral cooperation program for 2019- 2020.