Scientists-linguists of National Academy of Science of Belarus meet with gymnasium students within Week of Native Language
On 20 February, a meeting of scientists-linguists with students from Minsk gymnasium No. 23 with the Belarusian language of instruction took place at the Yakub Kolas Institute of Linguistics within the Week of Native Language.
Welcoming the guests, Director of the Center for Belarusian Culture, Language and Literature Research of the NAS of Belarus, Academician, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Doctor of Architecture, Professor Alexander I. Lokotko noted that the Belarusian language "is the most important sign of belonging to Belarus, Belarusian citizenship. The Belarusian language is what makes us Belarusians. If there is a Belarusian language there are Belarusians people with a deep culture and history".
Exhibition of drawings and descriptions of Livonia by Johann Christoph Brotze is opened in Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library
On 20 February an exhibition of drawings and descriptions of Livonia by Johann Christoph Brotze (1742-1823) from the collection of Academic Library of Latvian University was opened in the Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library.
The presentation was attended by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Latvia to the Republic of Belarus Martins Virsis, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Belarus Milan Ekert, representatives of the leading libraries of Minsk, teachers and students of universities, famous historians, and journalists. The guests noted the importance of cooperation between our states in the field of culture which contributes to the strengthening of friendship and good-neighbourly relations. Venta Kocare, Director of the Academic Library of Latvian University, said that this exhibition had already travelled 15 countries, invariably causing great interest. In Belarus, the exhibition is exhibited for the third time, and for the first time in the capital.
Press conference dedicated to International Mother Language Day takes place
On 19 February 2018, a press conference dedicated to the International Mother Language Day entitled "The Belarusian language as the main factor of preserving the nation and independence of the country" took place at the Press Center of the Press House.
Fifth Meeting of Joint Committee on Scientific and Technical Cooperation between Turkish Research Council for Science and Technology (TUBITAK) and National Academy of Sciences of Belarus is held
On 15 February 2018, a delegation from the Turkish Research Council for Science and Technology (TUBITAK) headed by the President Prof. Akhmet Arif Ergin visited the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The Fifth meeting of the Joint Committee for Scientific and Technical Cooperation between TUBITAK and the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus headed by Vladimir Gusakov, Chairman of the NASB Presidium, took place.
Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of NAS of Belarus, Qingdao City Hall and Easy Best (Beijing) Fund Management Company Limited sign tripartite memorandum
On 9 February 2018, a delegation from China led by Mr. Zhao Shiyu, the head of Administrative Committee of Qingdao city, Shandong province, international economic cooperation zone, visited the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus.
Scientists of the Institute presented to the members of the Chinese delegation scientific developments in mechanical engineering, production of new competitive models of automotive, tractor, agricultural, municipal machinery and their components, engineering materials and technologies.
65th anniversary of Academician Vladimir Gusakov turns on 12 February 2018
On 12 February 2018, the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus warmly congratulated Vladimir Gusakov, Chairman of the NASB Presidium, on his 65th birthday. The First Deputy Chairman of the NASB Presidium Sergei Chizhik solemnly handed Vladimir Gusakov the Gold Medal of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus "For great contribution to the development of science."
NAS of Belarus holds Mother Language Week
19 - 23 February 2018, the Yakub Kolas Institute of Linguistics of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus holds the Mother Language Week coinciding with the International Mother Language Day celebrated on 21 February 2018.
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus announces competition for event's implementer
The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus announces a competition for choosing event’s implementer of the state program "High technologies and technology" for 2016-2020, approved by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus on 21 April 2016 № 327 of the subprogram 1 "Innovative biotechnologies - 2020 ".
Institute of Genetics and Cytology hosts press event on genomic technologies in forensic science and medicine of Union State. Program “DNA identification”
On 8 February 2018, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus held a retreat press event “Genomic technologies in forensic science and medicine of the Union State. The program “DNA identification.” The event was held at the Institute of Genetics and Cytology of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
NAS of Belarus to present in France results of Belarusian-French archaeological expeditions
The NAS of Belarus will take part in the exhibition "Napoleon on Berezina - Myth and Reality" which will be held in Montereau-Fault-Yonne (Seine-et-Marne department, France) from 9 to 18 February 2018. The results of Belarusian-French archaeological expeditions will be presented at this exhibition.
Throughout 2012-2017 years the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus organized and conducted 6 international Belarusian-French archaeological expeditions at the site where Napoleon’s army and the Russian army crossed the Berezina River in 1812.
Representatives of NASB Institute of Philosophy to take part in seminar on designing future and horizons of digital reality in Moscow
The scientific and practical seminar "Designing the future and horizons of digital reality" will be held in the Business and Cultural Complex of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in the Russian Federation on 8-9 February 2018.
The seminar will be addressed by leading Russian and Belarusian scientists involved in the design of the future and explore the digital reality from such academic institutions as the Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Management (Dorodnicyn Computing Centre, RAS), Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Bauman Moscow State Technical University, etc.
New master's specialty is introduced into classifier of Republic of Belarus at initiative of NASB Researchers Training Institute
In accordance with the strategy "Science and technology: 2018-2040" adopted at the Second Congress of scientists of the Republic of Belarus an innovative master's specialty 1-31 80 18 "Additive technologies" was justified and introduced into the National Qualifier of the Republic of Belarus "Specialties and Qualifications" at the initiative of the Researchers Training Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The new specialty has a high potential for development of educational services export and cooperation with the world's leading centers in the field of industrial technologies.
Seminar on strengthening human resources, legal frameworks and institutional capacities to implement Nagoya Protocol in Republic of Belarus to be held on 7 February 2018
On 7 February 2018, at 10.00 an introductory seminar under the international technical assistance project “Strengthening of human resources, legal frameworks and institutional capacities to implement the Nagoya Protocol in the Republic of Belarus” will take place in the Conference Center of the Johaness Rau Minsk International Education Center (IBB) at the address: Minsk, praspiekt Haziety Praǔda, 11. This project is part of a global project for 24 countries and is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF).
Chairman of NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov presents certificates to full members (academicians) and corresponding members of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
On 2 February 2018, Vladimir Gusakov, Chairman of the Presidium of the NAS of Belarus, handed over certificates to full members (academicians) and corresponding members of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The badges of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the commemorative insignia on the honor of the NASB creation were also presented.
Press conference on solving problems related to protection and rational use of wetlands takes place
On 30 January 2018, a press-conference on solving problems related to protection and rational use of wetlands dedicated to the World Wetland Day was held at the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus. From the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus the event was attended by Alexander V. Kozulin, Head of sector for international cooperation and support of environmental conventions at the State Scientific and Production Association the Scientific and Practical Center of the NAS of Belarus for Bioresources.
Ceremonial events dedicated to Belarusian Science Day take place in National Library
Ceremonial events dedicated to the Belarusian Science Day took place in the National library on 26 January 2018. An exhibition of achievements and the most significant results of scientific, technical and innovative activity in the Republic of Belarus and the Republican Congress of the scientific community "Science to Intellectual Economy" were held here. About 500 people took part in the solemn event.
Congratulations from the President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander G. Lukashenko on the Belarusian Science Day
To scientists, workers in scientific and research
institutions and universities
I congratulate you on your professional holiday – the Belarusian Science Day!
In today's dynamic world, science is the foundation for creating a strong and prosperous state. Our country is proud for the achievements of Belarusian scientists. Thanks to your research and developments, new industries and entire branches of the national economy are being created, unique medical technologies are emerging, and food security issues are being resolved. To enhance the prestige of scientific work, a system for supporting talented youth has been built up, approaches to pay have been improved, conditions for searching and creativity have been provided.
Three new facilities of Belarusian Antarctic Station put into operation on the eve of the Belarusian Science Day
On behalf of the participants of the tenth Belarusian Antarctic expedition Head of the expedition Alexey Gaidashov sent his greetings to the staff of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and all scientists of the Republic of Belarus.
To the scientists of the Republic of Belarus
Dear colleagues, dear friends!
A team of the tenth Belarusian Antarctic expedition sends greetings to all scientists of the Republic of Belarus on their professional holiday - the Belarusian Science Day!
Congratulations on Day of Belarusian Science from Chairman of NASB Presidium Vladimir G. Gusakov
Dear colleagues! Dear friends!
On behalf of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus I congratulate the scientists of our country and everyone for whom science is their lifework on the professional holiday - the Day of Belarusian Science!
The past Year of Science has clearly shown that thanks to the purposeful policy of the country's leadership, the national scientific school not only preserved its rich heritage, but also received a new impetus to development. Today the society expects scientists to have breakthrough developments, solve issues of innovative and socio-economic progress of Belarus, strengthen the country's position in the world and improve life quality of Belarusian people.
Press conference dedicated to the Belarusian Science Day was held at the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus
On 23 January 2018, a press conference dedicated to the Belarusian Science Day was held at the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus.
Vladimir G. Gusakov, Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, told journalists that the past year was very productive for the Belarusian science, so it is necessary to preserve the previously achieved level of efficiency of scientists. The NAS of Belarus has announced recently Top 10 results of the NASB scientists work in 2017 in fundamental and applied research and will form Top 100 results.