May 29, 2017
Capital projects in the area of financial and bank technologies are reaching an international level and are ready to compete with the world's leading brands. This was announced at the Minsk Fin Tech conference with the participation of the city's governing body, the Ministry of Economy, and representatives of venture funds. 16 projects from Minsk, Moscow and St. Petersburg took part in the battle of startups.
Alexander Shumilin, Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus:
‘There is such a global index of innovative development, where Belarus is 45th in accordance with the generation of new knowledge and innovation. We have a lot of start-ups, ideas and technologies that can be used to earn money, and they can make a profit by properly introducing them into production and bringing them to the market.’
The main prize is 5 thousand rubles was given to the Belarusian start-up "Ping-Fin". ...
May 29, 2017
Belarusian companies are included in the construction of the Silk Road infrastructure in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
Belt with Belarusian ornament
It is expected that the involvement of Belarus in the project "One Belt - One Way" will contribute to the development of our country's economy, the research and development market, the opening of new industries, scientific and technical and innovation centers, transport and logistics routes, and the creation of new jobs.
‘Belarus is one of the first countries to support the initiative of the Great Silk Road. We also support the initiative in creating at least 50 scientific and technical centers in the Silk Road at the Forum "One Belt - One Way". We hope that one or even two such centers can be established in Belarus,’ the Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technologies Alexander Shumilin said before the event. ...
May 29, 2017
The Belarusian stand at EXPO 2017 will present the ecological transport and the combine harvester on gas fuel. Besides, the visitors will be get acquainted with the recent scientific developments: a modular purification water station, photocells, biogas plants, as well as energy-efficient building materials, according to "24 hours" news program on STV.
Let’s remind that the international exhibition will be held in Astana in the period from June 10 to September 10, and it will be dedicated to the energy future. Belarus will also present its investment projects.
Alexander Shumilin, Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus:
‘We have significant projects in which we wanted to significantly modernize our chemical industry in order to increase the processing of oil and develop our chemical area. ...
May 29, 2017
A “turnkey” scientist. Today the school, which will help young scientists to get confidence in themselves, was opened in Minsk.
This is a rare case in the world of science, when it is told not about education or improvement of professional skills. The experienced scientists will tell young scientists, for example, how to search for the financing of their projects. The program was made for the whole forthcoming week. It includes the classes quite atypical for scientists: trainings for the development of leader qualities and workshops on public speeches.
Alexander Shumilin, the Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology:
‘It is important to tell young people, what the State makes for them, how they can fulfil themselves in science and innovation and how earn on that. A very small quantity of people knows, that 17 state scientific-technical programs operate in our country and that there are research programs to participate in them. ...