BelCCI Chairman V.Ulakhovich and Chairman of NAS of Belarus Presidium V.Gusakov visit "Intellectual Belarus" exhibition
Date: 07 August 2020
The Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vladimir Ulakhovich and the Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Vladimir Gusakov visited the exhibition "Intellectual Belarus" organized by the BelCCI and the NAS of Belarus.
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The exhibition features more than 150 latest achievements and technologies of the domestic scientists in the priority fields. There are three clusters of the exposition, such as "IT country. Scientific support and economy digitalization", "Overcoming COVID-19" and "Technologies of the future".
The BelCCI Chairman underlined the uniqueness of the joint project focused at the promotion of Belarusian science in the global market. "The Academy of Sciences has enormous potential, resources and developments, our advantages include partner network throughout the world. Having joined our efforts and advantages, we have given birth to the project "Intellectual Belarus". Over the previous two and a half years we have organized 24 exhibitions together with the Academy of Sciences. More than 120 contracts, agreements and memoranda were signed at them. One more figure to mention: at these exhibitions alone, the NAS organizations signed $0.5 million worth contracts for the supply of domestic products to different markets," Vladimir Ulakhovich said.
The NAS Presidium Chairman Vladimir Gusakov highly praised cooperation with the BelCCI. "Recently, we have been actively interacting with the BelCCI while organizing all the exhibitions to make them more attractive. Today's exhibition presents the latest, most efficient technologies. Most of them are unique," Vladimir Gusakov noted.
While visiting the exhibition, the heads of the BelCCI and the NAS of Belarus negotiated with the scientists the prospects and specific joint steps to promote export of Belarusian hi-tech products.
As part of the event, Director of Belinterexpo exhibition enterprise of the BelCCI made a presentation of the concept of "Intellectual Belarus" exhibition as a permanent exposition of the achievements of Belarusian science. The concept envisages active interaction of the visitors with the exhibits, wide use of multimedia, mobility and variability of expositions.