The event brought together leading Japanese scientists with their Russian counterparts from Siberia and the Far East regions.
Tailings are radioactive toxic waste, formed as a result of uranium enrichment. Tailings have negative impacts on health, agriculture and ecology in the affected areas.
The annual Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) conference was held on 21-24 September in Irkutsk
Opening Words by Adriaan van der Meer, Executive Director of ISTC, Moscow 12 October 2009
On Monday September 21 in Irkutsk, ISTC and Irkutsk Scientific Center of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences held a joint meeting to present science and research initiatives offered by ISTC.
The International Science and Technology Center and the Tohoku University are holding a joint workshop inviting leading scientists from Siberian and Far East branches of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Read ISTC Executive Director's opening address at the event
The Organizing Committee of the BTEP/ISTC/STCU/NIH Forum on “Research Sustainability” would like to inform you about this upcoming scientific event.
ISTC financially supported and took part in the organization session (S12) “Identification, Characterization, and Remediation of Mercury Contaminated Sites”.
ISTC financially supported the participation of 12 scientists from Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan. Over 130 participants attended the symposium.
ISTC participated in the FISA workshop, a meeting on novel tendencies in the field of nuclear technology, physics and related areas organized every 2-3 years by the European Commission and Euratom.
On June 23, ISTC co-organised and hosted the S&T session within the framework of the Canada-Russia Business Summit held in Moscow.
Experts, Russian government representatives and embassy representatives met in Moscow to discuss “Civil Counteraction to Terrorism and Organized Crime in the Sphere of High Technologies”.
About a hundred experts from the U.S., Switzerland, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Belarus, and Moldova attended the event.
Elsevier, the international publishing house for science and health information, is organizing the international conference
On June 9 in Vladivostok, the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FEB RAS) held a joint event to promote the benefits and services available from ISTC
ISTC presented an overview of its various programs and services designed to facilitate the identification of available know-how and the development of technologies.
ISTC sponsored the participation of 5 Russian scientists from the Boreskov Institute of Catalysis and from VNIIEF who developed a unique hydrogen/natural gas run vehicle in demonstration at the event.
Workshop “Production and Application of Nanomaterials in Russia: Toxicological, Exposure and Regulatory Issues” , September 14-16, 2009
The purpose of the workshop is to provide an exchange of information between different bodies involved in this new industry in order to better compete globally while reducing environmental risks.
As a result of the workshop, an international task force was proposed in order to improve global cooperation and coordination of the work in this field of science.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.