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STCU participated in the 3rd European Research and Innovation Exhibition in Paris, France147/349
20 Jun 2007 - 30 Jun 2007
On 5-9 June 2007, STCU participated in the 3rd European Research and Innovation Exhibition in Paris, France, along with the Ukrainian Ministry of Education and Science and the Ukrainian Academy of Technological Sciences. The STCU booth was visited by Mr. Janez Potocnik (EC Commissioner for Research), Mrs. Valerie Pecresse (French Minister for Higher Education and Sciences), and Mr. Andriy Gurzhy (First Vice-Minister of Sciences of Ukraine).
Also, STCU Deputy Executive Director Michel Zayet (EU) lead a 2-day Structural Materials and Nanotechnology Workshop, held in the premises of the Ministry of Economy, Finances and Employment with the support from Mr. Etienne Coffin (Director for International Relations). A group of 20 Ukrainian Scientists from National Academy of Sciences, and the Ukrainian Academy of Technological Sciences led by Prof. A. Morozov (President of ATS), made contact with French industrialists and scientists and delivered a series of presentations. In a unique setting, Ukrainian and French participants spoke in alternative order with comments and questions made by all sides. The expected outcome is to create more interest among French participants for future STCU collaboration and new STCU Partner Projects.
A special edition of the Science and Innovation Journal of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine was published for these two events, and the electronic version can be downloaded from Technology Marketplace section of the STCU Website.