Press conference on preparation and holding of Second Congress of Scientists of Republic of Belarus held
On 5 December 2017, a press conference on preparation and holding of the Second Congress of Scientists of the Republic of Belarus was held at the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus. The event was attended by Vladimir V. Gusakov, Chairman of the NASB Presidium; Sergei A. Chizhik, First Vice Chairman of the NASB Presidium; Aleksandr V. Kilchevskiy, Chief Scientific Secretary of the NASB Presidium; and Valery V. Goncharov, Director of the Center for System Analysis and Strategic Research.
NASB team wins first place at Composite Battle World Cup
The team of the Scientific and Production Center of Multipurpose Unmanned Systems of the NAS of Belarus participated in the second Composite Battle World Cup, held in the Chinese city of Xi'an on November 20-24, 2017. The Composite Battle World Cup is a competition among teams of engineers and technologists in the production of composite products. The competition is conducted internationally from 2016 in accordance with the standards of the World Skills International organization. Sixteen teams from Russia (3 teams), China (8 teams), Australia, Egypt, Myanmar, Belarus and Ukraine participated in the championship. The participants of the championship were to calculate the design, develop the technology, create and test the finished product from composite materials with their own hands on the site. Their task was also to achieve the best indicators of economic, operational and strength characteristics of the product.