III International Conference on Biotechnology kicked off in Vologda.
Taking into account the adverse epidemiological situation, III International Conference on Biotechnology is held via a video conference in Vologda. It gathered 83 speakers and over 200 experts from 15 Russian regions and such foreign countries as Germany and Finland.
The conference which will last for two days will include panel discussions on biotechnologies in various industries, a round table on bioeconomics, and a lecture on the new coronavirus infection. By the way, this year the conference will have a section on medical biotechnologies, dedicated to modern molecular genetic methods in the early diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
In addition to it, experts will discuss issues of effective training of qualified personnel for biotechnology and relevant industries.
Creation of a scientific and educational centre in the field of biotechnology in the Vologda Region was also in the highlight of the discussion.
The creation of a scientific and educational centre will provide an additional synergistic effect from scientific and industrial cooperation between science and business in the region.