May 28, Daily science and technology trend

  • 2018-05-29
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1. The first stage of the formation of the Russian Ministry of Science can be completed in June. The head of the Ministry, Mikhail Kotyukov, added that consultations are currently under way on candidates for the posts of his deputies.
2. Moscow Government, RVC and SIA have signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of STI implementation. Мoscow will become one of the key regions for the implementation of the National Technological Initiative, a long-term program to create new markets and ensure global technological leadership of Russia by 2035.
3. On May 25, within the framework of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Russian Academy of Sciences and the French Academy of Sciences. The Memorandum provides for cooperation in the fields of physics, astrophysics, life sciences, mathematics, computer science, marine research, the application of science and technology for the study of cultural heritage sites, climate change and environmental protection.
4. Continuing many years of cooperation in the field of nuclear energy, Russia and Jordan decided to develop cooperation in the field of low-power reactors. The Atomic Energy Commission of Jordan and JSC "Rusatom Overseas" signed an agreement on the development of the project of building a small modular reactor of Russian design in Jordan.
5. On May 25, in the margins of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a Memorandum of Cooperation was signed on the use of atomic energy for peaceful purposes between the State Corporation Rosatom and the Eastern Committee of the German Economy.
6. A standard for the introduction of technology and innovation in large companies will be developed in Russia. A five-sided agreement on this was signed within the framework of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum between the Skolkovo Foundation, the Strategic Initiatives Agency, Sberbank, the Russian Venture Company and the Internet Initiatives Development Fund.


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