07 August 2014, Thursday, 13:52

Ufa will host the Youth Innovation Forum with delegations from the SCO state-members

author: Catherine Sokolova

In Ufa the Youth Innovation Forum with participation of delegations from the SCO state-members will be held from October 7 to 10. Young scientists, developers of innovative projects, founders of start-ups under age of 35 representing research organizations and educational institutions of Russian regions and the SCO state-members can take part in it. Applications can be submitted before September 20.

“The Youth Innovation Forum will be one of the first activities of the SCO organized under the chairmanship of Russia,” the Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan Republic Marat Magadeev said. “We plan to gather at one venue investors, experts, businessmen, representatives of large industrial holdings to ensure that they consider the proposed youth projects.”

Already priority areas of the forum are identified – nano-systems, breakthrough solutions in the field of medicine, agriculture, energy, environmental management, and information technology.

Application form and provision of the forum can be downloaded in a social network.