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The VIII International Forum of Technological Development “Technoprom-2021” has opened in Novosibirsk.
The opening ceremony was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Alexander Zhukov, Governor of the Novosibirsk Region Andrei Travnikov and Minister of Science and Higher Education Valery Falkov.
Dmitry Chernyshenko greeted the participants and guests of Technoprom-2021: “The Forum is traditionally held here, in Novosibirsk, at the hospitable Expo site, where all comfortable conditions have been created in order to best demonstrate the current status of our scientific and technological development and decide on directions for achieving leadership in the areas that are determined by the Government within the framework of the state scientific and technological program. The leadership of Russian science is one of the leading topics that the Russian Government is currently dealing with. Serious efforts are being made to achieve it, and the platform of this forum is the best suited for us to work here, combine our efforts, knowledge, exchange them, sign contracts. “
Valery Falkov noted that the Technoprom forum is a significant event in the Year of Science and Technology, announced in Russia by President Vladimir Putin. “The Novosibirsk region is a region of advanced scientific and technological development, and, on this basis, in recent years, much has been done here to make it comfortable to study, conduct research, and attract talented youth from all over the country and from abroad,” he said. he.
Greeting the audience, Andrei Travnikov stressed that the activity of all the participants in the current forum – speakers, moderators – is very high. “This is very important for us – in the Year of Science and Technology in the Russian Federation. Many thanks to Dmitry Nikolayevich Chernyshenko – he decided to head the organizing committee of the forum this year. Thanks to Valery Nikolaevich Falkov, the Ministry of Education and Science and all federal ministries for their participation in the preparation of this forum. It remains only to wish the organizers and participants: let’s make the discussions on the forum sites meaningful. We have taken such a trend since 2019 – fewer presentations, presentations of our organizations, companies, achievements, more heated discussions just about the problems of scientific and technological development of the country and the introduction of innovations in all sectors of our economy, ”the governor added.
First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Alexander Zhukov explained that leadership in today’s world is determined in the scientific and technological development of countries and in Russia a lot of attention is paid to the development of science and new technologies. “The Technoprom Forum is one of the main platforms in our country for discussions, a practical platform for the development of technologies,” he said.
The participants of the opening visited the main stands of the exhibition – the stand of the Novosibirsk region, the “Final of the Olympiad in 3D-technologies” and the “Siberian Venture Fair”. Two projects are presented at the stand of the Novosibirsk region: “SmartCity-Novosibirsk” and the second stage of construction within the framework of the project “NSU World-Class Campus”.
The VIII International Forum of Technological Development “Technoprom-2021” will be held under the sign of the Year of Science and Technology, announced in the country by Decree No. 812 of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
The Forum is one of the largest Russian business platforms. The mission of Technoprom-2021 is to update the scientific and technological agenda of the country and the region, the purpose of which is to promote the technological leadership of Russia. The key tasks of the forum are the development of strategic decisions to increase the competitiveness of Russian science and industry in accordance with the priorities of the Strategy for Scientific and Technological Development of the Russian Federation.
Forum events are held in a hybrid format – on online platforms and the traditional site at Novosibirsk Expocentre – from 25 to 27 August. Representatives of 20 countries, including China, France, Kazakhstan, Germany, South Korea, Belarus, Uzbekistan, are planning to take part in the events of the forum. Almost 50 thousand participants intend to join the forum online.
The key topic of Technoprom-2021 is Scientific and Technological Development: Responses to New Challenges. In total, more than 80 events are planned, which are grouped into seven thematic tracks according to the most relevant areas of scientific and technological development: “Green technologies for industry and quality of life”, “Breakthrough technologies and mega-science”, “Digital technologies”, “Program of scientific and technological development. National Technology Initiative ”,“ Venture Investment and Technology Transfer ”,“ Cooperation of Science and Industry. World-class scientific and educational centers “,” Educational track “. The program also includes a symposium “The Value and Cost of Science”. Traditionally, the third day of Technoprom will become educational.
Another important event will be held within the framework of Technoprom – the Siberian Forum of Information Systems. The participants will discuss the leading trends and directions of development of the IT industry, issues of the development of exports of products of Russian IT developers.
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