The meeting of the Council for Science and Education held in Novosibirsk
The meeting of the council for Science and Education. Press Service of the Ministry of Science and Education of the Russian Federation, February 8, 2018
President Vladimir Putin chaired the meeting of Council for Science and Education. Olga Vasilyeva, Russian Minister of Science and Education participated.
The main industry’s challenges and prospects, and the key vectors of the international sci-tech cooperation were discussed at the meeting.
In his speech, President Vladimir Putin said that technologies, knowledge and competences were transforming into the most important development resource to support the country’ sovereignty.
– We have to achieve true breakthrough in science, and other spheres. We have to abandon for good inefficient, outdated, obsolete approaches in scientific activities. Undoubtedly, the country expects new solutions from science to increase living standards and to give power and dynamics to Russia’s development,--Vladimir Putin said.
The President also noted: “Today, our researchers have been already supporting country’s companies, helping them to succeed in the technological race”.
Source: Ministry of Education and Science