Acting Head of Bashkortostan proposed to hold "Science Hour" at meeting with scientists
UFA, 14 December 2018. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The Acting Head of Bashkiria Radiy Khabirov met with scientists of the republic and discussed with them trends in the scientific field. The head of the region admitted that it was important for him to receive a feedback from the scientists in order to continue their joint work and partner cooperation.
The President of the Academy of Sciences RB Alfis Gayazov said that the institution’s activities were aimed at the implementation of the triune task: from basic research to applied research, and then to implementation activities.
“We are coordinating the priority scientific research of recent years with the strategy of the technological development of the Russian Federation and with the orders of our republican executive authorities. For the development of strategic programs, we have created the Institute for Strategic Studies,” said the head of the Academy of Sciences RB. “We have already achieved first success. In particular, our scientists have prepared several industry strategies: for the development of dairy and beef cattle breeding, timber industry, wholesale trade. They include not only a scientific basis, but also indicate direct parameters by which we will estimate the achieved goals”.
Alfis Gayazov named the implementation of the “Bashkir Technology Initiative” as one of the important directions in the current work of the Academy of Sciences RB. According to him, this program has united all the scientific resources of the republic, as it has affected various areas: engineering, transportation, and storage of petroleum products, environment, health-preserving technologies, digital economy, and agriculture.
Other scientists have also expressed their views on the situation in their fields.
In the course of conversation with them, Radiy Khabirov said that he considered the meeting with the scientific community as useful and relevant. He noted their role, especially in the development of the economic sector.
The Acting Head of Bashkortostan proposed to conduct a “Science Hour” session.
“This form of work is very convenient in establishing a meaningful dialogue with all interested parties. If the project concerns economy, we will invite relevant ministers. Each time a meeting will be attended by different people those who you need as an industry operator. This form of work can be started since the new year”, said Radiy Khabirov.
Speaking about the "Science" national project, the head of the republic stressed that this project required much attention.