MINSK, 23 January (BelTA) - The science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus will be extended for another week due to popularity, BelTA learned from the press service of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, BelTA has learned.
"The science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus which was held in Minsk on 20-22 January, aroused great interest. Over three days, it drew thousands of visitors. Among them were representatives of ministries and departments, enterprises and organizations of the country, pupils and students, scientists, cadets of military schools, residents of the capital and guests of Minsk. According to numerous requests, the exhibition will be extended for another week," the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus said.
In addition, the exhibition will have new exhibits. As the press service noted, this will provide an opportunity for an even wider range of public to get acquainted with the latest scientific developments of Belarusian scientists and students.
The exhibition features achievements and developments by the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, educational institutions, research public and private organizations, and techno parks that are engaged in scientific research. Also the exhibition showcases more than 400 exhibits. Among them are full-scale samples (including large-sized equipment), layouts, and multimedia presentations on large screens.
The exposition will be divided into several clusters: artificial intelligence, information technology, robotics; innovative instrument making; electric transport and its basic components; defense industry and military science; environment, nature management; biotechnology; pharmacy, healthcare, medicine; agro-industrial complex, food; youth initiatives. ”
The exhibition focuses on interdisciplinary and intersectoral relationships "science - education - industries". Special emphasis is placed on the developments by young people, including those showcased within the framework of the projects "100 Ideas for Belarus" and "100 Innovations of Young Scientists" under the general slogan "Space of youth initiatives". Visitors can see an exposition of achievements in the field of socio-humanitarian sciences - latest books, archaeological artifacts, products of decorative and applied art and developments in the context of the Year of Historical Memory.
According to the organizers, the exhibition sets a general focus on the continuous development of Belarusian science, intensive interaction of science, education and industries, assimilation of scientific achievements in the real sector and socio-cultural space and an increasing positive impact on the quality of life and well-being of the Belarusian people.
The science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus has been organized in pursuance of the instruction of the head of state, given during a working meeting with Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Vladimir Gusakov on 18 October 2022.