30 April 2015, Thursday, 14:55
UFA, 30 April 2015. /Bashinform News Agency/. The Plenipotentiary Representative Office of the Republic of Bashkortostan under the President of the Russian Federation in Moscow hosted a conference of the International Forum "High Technologies of the 21st Century. Innovations in the SCO Environment ", organized by the Russian national part and the secretariat of the SCO Business Council, the Russian Foundation for High Technologies Development and the Business Club of the SCO. A presentation of promising projects for the formation of the Moscow innovative platform of the High-Tech Centre at the Secretariat of the Business Council took place within the conference.
The conference was attended by representatives of governments, businesses, companies, technology developers, experts, representatives of the member countries, observer countries and dialogue partners of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. The conference was opened by the Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Bashkortostan to the President RF Artur Shainurov. Also the Vice-President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation Dmitry Kurochkin, Executive Secretary of the SCO Business Council Sergey Kanavsky, Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Bashkortostan Azat Fazlyev, Deputy Director of the Russian Institute of Strategic Studies Igor Prokofiev and others made reports. They discussed the problems and prospects of a high-tech market in the SCO, specific sectoral projects, innovative technologies for the development of energy sector and agriculture, issues of import substitution. Continuation of the Forum is scheduled for May 19, Moscow, the head of the press centre of Bashkortostan Representative Office in Moscow Gulchachak Hannanova informs.