Uzbekistan: Current Information

  • 13.09.2018 - 15.09.2018 | Baku, Azerbaijan

    18th IFAC Conference on Technology, Culture and International Stability

    TECIS 2018 aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from industry and academia to give an overview of the state of the art; present new research results; exchange ideas in the fields of technology and international stability; and propose new approaches in dealing with globalisation effects. The conference is organised by IFAC, the International Federation of Automatic Control. It targets an international audience, including reserachers from major European countries and the USA.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3192.php)
  • 06.09.2018 - 07.09.2018 | Baku, Azerbaijan

    IAMO Baku Conference 2018

    This year's conference is entitled 'Agriculture Trade and Foreign Investments for Sustainable Regional Integration in Caucasus and Central Asia'. The event is funded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and organised in close cooperation with the Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms (ISRER) under the Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan. It adresses senior researchers, business companies, and policy makers from the Caucasus and Central Asia, as well as researchers from Europe.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3191.php)
  • | Deadline: 23 May 2018

    Green Talents 2018 (submission period closed)

    Become a Green Talent, promote your research in Germany and benefit from an exclusive network of excellent green researchers. The goal of sustainable development is to find a balance between the need for socio-economic development and the need to preserve the environment, and to thus meet the requirements of present and future generations.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3184.php)
  • | Deadline: 1 March 2018

    Scholarship Program for Young Scholars from Russia, Eastern Partnership and Central Asian countries

    The Polish Scholarship Program for Young Scholars was started in 2003 and is addressed to candidates from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Central Asia and the Caucasus. Each year, 70 scholarship students take part. They are students  with a university diploma (bachelor or master), preferably in the humanities, who improve their qualifications during a 9-month apprenticeship at any one of the best schools of higher education in Poland. Total duration of the internship and the preparatory course of Polish language is 10 months.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3155.php)
  • 02.11.2017

    SEnECA – New project aims to strengthen EU-Central Asia relations

    While they are situated thousands of kilometres apart and characterised by different political values, Central Asia and the European Union have become important partners. In the Horizon 2020-project 'SEnECA – Strengthening and energizing EU-Central Asia Relations' researchers and think tanks will analyse how the relationship between the EU and the Central Asian countries can be further intensified.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3139.php)
  • 10.05.2017 - 12.05.2017 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    III. Tashkent International Innovation Forum

    The III. Tashkent International Innovation Forum (TIIF 2017) will be held in conjunction with the 10th Fair of Innovative Ideas, Technologies and Projects. The event is organised by the Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan. It will feature more than 400 new technologies and ideas presented by different scientific and educational organisations. TIIF 2017 will provide plenty of opportunity for the industrial and science sectors to meet and develop joint projects.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/3071.php)
  • | Deadline: 14 December 2016

    Joint Call for STI Cooperation Projects between Uzbekistan and Germany

    The German Ministry of Education and Research and the Uzbek Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development have announced a joint call to support research and innovation cooperation projects between both countries. The calls are published in Uzbek, Russian and German. Partners from both sides are encouraged to submit their project outlines by 14 December 2016.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2950.php)
  • 15.09.2016

    IncoNet Central Asia project concludes its activities

    The IncoNet CA project has recently been completed. It aimed to support the bi-regional STI (Science, Technology, and Innovation) policy dialogue between the EU Member States/Associated Countries and Central Asia. The project's focus was on three Societal Challenges that had been identified to be of mutual interest, namely: Climate Change, Energy and Health. With three successful EU-Central Asia Policy Stakeholders' Conferences, a Policy Mix Peer Review of the scientific system in Kyrgyzstan, capacity building activities and grant schemes, the IncoNet CA project played a vital role in promoting EU-Central Asia STI cooperation.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2938.php)
  • 23.08.2016

    Conclusions of EU-Central Asia Policy Stakeholders Conference on 'Health' published

    On 16-17 May 2016, an EU-Central Asia Policy Stakeholders Conference (PSC) on 'Health' took place in Warsaw. The event was organised by the EU-funded IncoNet CA project as the third in a series of similar policy dialogue platforms. Earlier PSCs had tackled 'Climate Change' and 'Energy' issues. The aim of the latest conference was to take stock and showcase best practices regarding EU-CA scientific cooperation, discuss concrete innovation cooperation projects, and promote international collaboration, networking, and matchmaking. A new brochure sums up the discussions and presents the results of the event.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2925.php)
  • 19.09.2016 - 23.09.2016 | Dushanbe, Tajikistan

    Regional ISTC/BACAC Capacity Building Training Seminar on CCHFV, Zika virus and Ebola

    The training seminar on biosafety and biosecurity is jointly organised by ISTC and BACAC. It is aimed to train specialists, including young professionals, who work with particularly dangerous pathogens in BACAC member countries. The focus will be on especially dangerous infections such as Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), Zika virus and Ebola. Training sessions will include practical exercises and lectures by leading experts from BACAC, UK and WHO. The event adresses specialists from all BACAC member and neighbouring countries (including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan).
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2903.php)
  • 27.07.2016

    Success Story: The EU-Central AsiaTwinning Grants

    Twinning has a long tradition in Europe as an efficient instrument in the capacity building process. It was successfully used in the building of the governmental capacities in the New Member States and afterwards it was inherited in many other areas (governmental institutions, municipal organisations, universities, schools etc.). Furthermore many FP7 NCP projects use twinning as an instrument to build capacities in other countries. The IncoNet CA consortium used this instrument to enhance EU-Central Asia S&T cooperation and to increase capacities on both sides.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2882.php)
  • | Deadlines: 17 (travel) and 27 (workshop) July 2016

    Call for Applications: AuthorAID Travel Grants and Workshop Grants 2016

    AuthorAID is a free international research community based at INASP. It is supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA). AuthorAID helps researchers in developing countries to publish and otherwise communicate their work. The AuthorAID Travel Grants and Workshop Grants 2016 support researchers from developing countries who a) who have an accepted abstract or proposal to present at a conference or b) are experienced researchers or administrators who would like to organise a workshop on a topic related to research communication.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2867.php)
  • 30.06.2016

    New: Update of incrEAST Country Reports 2016

    The incrEAST Country Reports are currently being updated. New data for Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are now online, updates for more countries are expected soon. The country reports for Armenia and Ukraine have already been updated in 2016. incrEAST Country Reports provide detailed information about the scientific landscape, research structure, STI policies and international cooperation activities of 12 countries in Eastern Europe, the South Caucasus and Central Asia.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2856.php)
  • 03.10.2016 - 07.10.2016 | Dushanbe, Tajikistan

    5-Day Scientific Writing Workshop for Young Researchers from Central Asia – focus: Water Resources Management

    The OSCE Office in Tajikistan in cooperation with the German Kazakh University (GKU) in Kazakhstan will organise a 5-days scientific writing course with a focus on water resources management issues for the most talented researchers and academics from Central Asia and Afghanistan. The training course will take place in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on 3-7 October 2016. OSCE will cover the travel costs and will provide a per diem for the course participants while GKU disseminate the Call and participate in their selection for the workshop.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2839.php)
  • 07.06.2016

    Policy Stakeholders Conference on ‘EU-Central Asia STI Cooperation in addressing Health’ – presentations now online

    This Policy Stakeholders Conference (PSC) organised by the IncoNet CA project addressed 'Health' as one of the societal challenges that are of mutual importance to Europe and Central Asia. Earlier PSCs had tackled 'Climate Change' and 'Energy' issues. The aim of the latest conference was to take stock and showcase best practices regarding EU-CA scientific cooperation, discuss concrete innovation cooperation projects, and promote international collaboration, networking, matchmaking. The event also provided an opportunity to present projects from the region as well as best practice examples. Presentations and photos are now available.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2829.php)
  • | Deadline: 16 May 2016

    Call for Applications: Scholarships for Doctoral Students from the Caucasus and Central Asia

    CIFE and the Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP) start the PhD Support Programme 'The EU, Central Asia and the Caucasus in the International System' (EUCACIS). Funded by the Volkswagen Foundation and the Erasmus+ programme, the EUCACIS PhD Support Programme offers scholarships of 300 Euro per month for three years and a travel grant of up to 500 Euro for field research to excellent postgraduates who are working on a doctoral thesis in political science, contemporary history or economics on a topic related to the programme’s thematic focus at a university or academy of sciences in the Southern Caucasus or the wider Central Asia.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2782.php)
  • | Deadline: 20 May 2016

    ISTC announces Tender 'Strengthening the National Legal Framework and Provision of Specialized Training on Biosafety and Biosecurity in Central Asian Countries'

    On 7 April 2016, the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) announced a tender to contract legislative and biosafety/biosecurity expertise support in the context of the EU-ISTC Delegation Agreement IFS/2015/369-100, titled 'Strengthening the National Legal Framework and Provision of Specialised Training on Biosafety and Biosecurity in Central Asian Countries' (CBRN CoE Project 53, overall project budget € 5,000,000). 
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2776.php)
  • 01.04.2016 | Riga, Latvia

    EU Global Strategy and Central Asia: Vision and Instruments

    On 1 April 2016, the Latvian Institute of International Affairs, the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the European Union Institute for Security Studies and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung jointly hosted an international conference on 'EU Global Strategy and Central Asia: Vision and Instruments.' Among others, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan, Roman Vassilenko, identified science and technology as areas for 'close cooperation', as The Astana Times reports.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2759.php)
  • | Deadline: 21 March 2016

    CEPF Call for Proposals: 'Mountains of Central Asia Biodiversity Hotspot'

    The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is a joint programme of l'Agence Française de Développement, Conservation International (CI), the European Union, the Global Environment Facility, the Government of Japan, the MacArthur Foundation, and the World Bank. Now CEPF is soliciting proposals from highly qualified organisations or teams to prepare the Ecosystem Profile for the Mountains of Central Asia Biodiversity Hotspot. CEPF will make one award of $300,000 for a team to lead a stakeholder consultation process in the region and produce multiple written deliverables.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2719.php)
  • | Deadline for applications: 9 May 2016

    Open Call for Presentations at the Young Researchers Forum in Bishkek, 9 June 2016

    In the framework of the Young Researchers Forum in Central Asia that will take place on 9 June 2016, in Bishkek/Kyrgyzstan, up to 5 young researchers from Central Asia will be selected by the organising committee of the forum to present their research in the fields of climate change, energy or health.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2701.php)
  • | next deadline: 30 June 2016

    CLIENT II – International Partnerships for Sustainable Innovations

    Central Asia (including the Central Asian regions of Russia) is among the targeted partner regions of this funding measure within the Framework Programme 'Research for Sustainable Development (FONA3)' of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The aim of funding under the 'CLIENT II'  programme is to support international partnerships in the areas of climate, environment and energy. BMBF will support German companies, research and other institutions; the foreign project partners must contribute their own financing for their project module or source the necessary funding in their country of origin.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2675.php)
  • 24.07.2015

    European School of Management and Technology supports the advancement of corporate governance in Uzbekistan

    ESMT, the European School of Management and Technology, will provide executive education for Uzbek managers in the area of corporate governance. The programme will focus on the basic principles and international standards of corporate governance. Additionally, modern management practices will be highlighted in the course. The first module starts on 8 September 2015 in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2020.php)
  • 19.06.2015 - 20.06.2015 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Experts’ visit to explore possibilities for cooperation in Horizon 2020

    The experts' visit took place in Tashkent on 19-20 June 2015 in the frame of the  IncoNet CA project. On 19 June the experts visited the Physical-Technical Institute SPA 'Physics Sun' of the Uzbek Academy of Sciences. SPA 'Physics-Sun' is a leading organisation for conducting basic and applied research in the field of solar energy. The Test Bed (Geliopoligon) of the Physical-Technical Institute of SPA 'Physics-Sun' is the main base of the testing site, where scientific-research, and pilot development works are being performed.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/2034.php)
  • 17.06.2015 - 18.06.2015 | Brussels, Belgium

    Networking Activities of Central Asian Energy Experts at the Sustainable Energy Week

    Supported by the IncoNet Central Asia project, energy experts from all 5 Central Asian countries adressed by the project (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) participated in the 2015 European Sustainable Energy Week in Brussels from 17-18 June 2015.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1987.php)
  • 17.04.2015 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Horizon 2020 Info Day in Uzbekistan

    On 17 April 2015 an Information Day on Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, was held at the 'Miran International' hotel in the frame of the IncoNet CA project.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1948.php)
  • 10.12.2014 - 12.12.2014 | Rome, Italy

    Participation of EaP and CA researchers in the SET-Plan Conference and official visit to the ENEA Research Centre

    The IncoNet EaP and IncoNet CA projects promote international STI cooperation and research policy dialogue between the EU and its member states on the one hand, and the Eastern Partnership and Central Asia Countries on ther other. One of the projects' tasks is to collaborate with EU Innovation Platforms. In this context the Agency for the Promotion of European Research (APRE) organised the participation of innovative EaP and CA energy researchers in the 2014 SET Plan Conference. The event was held in Rome on 10-11 December under the auspices of the Italian Presidency of the European Union.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1868.php)
  • 28.10.2014 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Workshop on the 'Enterprise Europe Network' held in Uzbekistan

    The Indo-Uzbek Center for Promotion of Science and Technology Cooperation held a workshop about the Enterprise Europe Network on 28 October at the Miran International Hotel in Tashkent. Representatives of the European Union, young scientists from research institutes and experts of SMEs from Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan, participated in the event. The aim of the Workshop was to reflect successful examples of cooperation of Central Asian (CA) countries with the Enterprise Europe Network and to propose ways to extend the network in CA countries.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1825.php)
  • 10.02.2014

    Renewable Energy Resources in Uzbekistan

    On 7 Feburary 2014 the World Bank (WB) and the Uzbek government signed two agreements totaling $52.7 million for projects in the agricultural sector, reported RIA Novosti with reference to a WB representative in Uzbekistan. Included in this is a U$12.699 million grant for Uzbekistan for the development of agriculture and to mitigate the consequences of climate change. The grant has been allocated from the Global Environment Fund. The funds will be spent on the construction of 50 biogas plants, 14 solar mini-installations, as well as five pumping stations, working on renewable energy farms in eight regions of the country.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1688.php)
  • 07.02.2014 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Horizon 2020 Information Day in Uzbekistan

    On 7 February 2014 the Indo-Uzbek Center for the Promotion of Science and Technology Cooperation organised an Information Day on Horizon 2020 at the 'Dedeman Silk Road' hotel in Tashkent with the participation of the Сommittee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development under the Uzbek Cabinet of Ministers.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1690.php)
  • 15.05.2013

    National Energy Globe Award Uzbekistan 2013 goes to Uzbek-German sustainability project

    The project "Economic and Ecological Restructuring of Land- and Water Use in the Region Khorezm (Uzbekistan)” has won the National Energy Globe Award Uzbekistan 2013. The Energy Globe Award is one of the world's largest platforms for sustainability. Over 100 countries sent a total of 1,051 entries for the competition.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1604.php)
  • 24.02.2012

    International Institute of Solar Energy is opening in Tashkent

    On February 16 the the first Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Uzbekistan, Rustam Azimov, and the president of the Asian Bank for Development, Harukiko Kuroda, signed a Memorandum on the creationof a new Research Centre for Solar Energy, which will allow Uzbekistan to become a hub of international knowledge and an expert in solar technplogies in the future.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1350.php)
  • 14.02.2012

    Uzbek Cabinet of Ministers adopts arrangements on the optimization of the structure of the Academy of Sciences

    With the aim of increasing the effectiveness of the activity of scientific organizations in compliance with modern requirements, the development of scientific potential of Higher Educational Institutes of the country and enhancement of science and production integration in accordance with  the Governmental Decree, some scientific organizations of the Academy of Sciences will be liquidated and some of them will be reorganized.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1349.php)
  • 09.12.2011

    Center for Development Research publishes guidelines ‘Follow the Innovation: Participatory Testing and Adaptation of Agricultural Innovations in Uzbekistan’

    The Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn recently published the document ‘Follow the Innovation: Participatory Testing and Adaptation of Agricultural Innovations in Uzbekistan’. With these guidelines, ZEF wants to share its experience with a participatory research approach to the development and implementation of innovations, which was gathered within the interdisciplinary project “Economic and ecological restructuring of land and water in the region Khorezm (Uzbekistan)”. The project was funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and implemented in collaboration with local partners.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1310.php)
  • 15.11.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Fifth Cooperation Forum “Republic of Korea and Central Asia”

    A delegation from South Korea and from five countries of the region, headed by Deputy Ministers of Foreign Affairs, participated in this forum.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1288.php)
  • 18.10.2011 - 27.10.2011 | Aktash Bostanliq district, Uzbekistan

    Seventh International Asian school-seminar on: “Optimization of complex systems”

    From October 18 to October 27 the Seventh International Asian school-seminar “Optimization of complex systems” was held in the Aktash Bostanliq district of the Tashkent region.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1286.php)
  • 20.10.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    International seminar dedicated to the standardization of systems and technical regulation

    On October, 20 a seminar on the subject: Standardization of the system and technical regulation in the sphere of communication, International experience, problems and the way of solution was held in Tashkent.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1287.php)
  • | Deadline: 13 November 2011

    Call for Applications: Art History Summer School, 22-31 March 2012/ Uzbekistan

    The Kunsthistorisches Institute in Florence - Max-Planck-Institute together with The Getty Foundation, Los Angeles, are organising the 2012 ASM Summer School, which will take place in Uzbekistan from 22 - 31 March 2012. It will focus on major historical monuments and the art productions of the territory today known as Uzbekistan, an area that for centuries played a central role in the trade routes connecting China to the Mediterranean and Europe. The summer school is part of the research program “Art, Space and Mobility in Early Ages of Globalization. The Mediterranean, Central Asia and the Indian Subcontinent 400-1650”.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1255.php)
  • | Deadline: 5 September 2011

    Uzbekistan: Competition for Scientific Projects 2012-2016

    The Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan - in order to ensure the implementation of the priorities of science and technology in 2012-2020 - announces a competition of fundamental and applied projects to create state scientific and technical programs of basic research 2012-2016, applied resaerch 2012-2014, as well as basic and applied research of young scientists for 2012-2013.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1212.php)
  • 16.08.2011

    Uzbekistan: Priority Directions for the Development of Science and Technology 2012-2020

    The Uzbek Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development approved the priority directions for the development of science and technology for 2012-2020, developed by the leading scientists and specialists of the country jointly with interested ministries and departments.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1211.php)
  • 28.07.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Republican Scientific Conference in Uzbekistan

    On July 28 of 2011 the Republican Scientific Conference was held in the conference hall of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the theme: “Achievements of genetics and selection of the symptoms of early maturation and sustainability of agricultural plants to the factors of biotic and abiotic environment”.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1213.php)
  • 23.05.2011

    International S&T Conferences in Uzbekistan 2011

    The linked document lists international S&T conferences, which will take place in Uzbekistan in 2011. They cover a wide range of scientific fields including legal and economic issues, history, enviroment, materials, production technologies, agriculture and health.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1165.php)
  • 13.04.2011 - 15.04.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Results of IV Innovation Fair of Innovation Ideas, Technologies and Projects

    The IV Republican Fair of Innovation Ideas, Technologies and Projects was held on April 13-15, 2011 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. About 500 new developments were presented by 121 scientific-research, project-constructive organisations, educational organisations, also researchers and private organizations.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1173.php)
  • 11.03.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Event review: Workshop on enhancing the Uzbek participation in the EU's 7th Framework Programme

    The Committee for the Coordination of Scientific and Technological Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a workshop on "Awareness raising, Information gathering and Communication".
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1172.php)
  • 03.03.2011 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Event review: Republican Conference for Young Scientists, Uzbekistan

    The Uzbek Academy of Sciences organised a scientific-practical conference on the problems of the development of small businesses in relation to the development of scientific and innovative technologies from the young population’s point of view, on 3 March 2011.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1171.php)
  • 10.12.2010

    New EU project strengthens role of Uzbek & Azerbaijan universities in transfer of innovations into enterprise

    The overall objective of the TEMPUS-project „Enhancement of role of universities in transfer of innovations into enterprise“ (short: "UnIvEnt") is the introduction of research and application centres in Uzbek and Azerbaijan universities. This will improve the transfer of innovation and new technologies into industrial product developments. The project also aims to create an accessible information database of innovations at universities and improve the practice orientation of higher education.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1101.php)
  • 11.11.2010

    The first German-Uzbek Energy Forum

    This event was held in the frame of the German week in Uzbekistan, which was organised by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1046.php)
  • 04.11.2010 - 05.11.2010 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    UNESCO Consultation in Central Asia on S&T statistics and indicators

    UNESCO's Division of Science Policy and Sustainable Development and the UNESCO Institute for Statistics organised a sub-regional consultation in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, as a first step towards establishing a sustainable STI statistics system for the sub-region.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1055.php)
  • 25.10.2010

    Uzbekistan presents journal “Technologies of the 21st Century”

    On October 8, 2010 the new scientific–technical, spiritual-educational popular journal “Technologies of the 21st Century” for children and teenagers was presented at the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1048.php)
  • 22.10.2010 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Conference for young scientists “Role of youth in scientific and innovative activity development”

    The conference for young scientists titled “Role of youth in scientific and innovative activity development” took place at the Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development on October 22, 2010.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1049.php)
  • 23.09.2010 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Info Day "Path to Europe: the Seventh Framework Program of the EU"

    With the aim to further develop the scientific and technological cooperation between the Republic of Uzbekistan and EU Member States and also ehance Uzbek participation in the Seventh Framework Program(FP7), the Indo-Uzbek Centre on Promotion Scientific and Technical Cooperation and the Committee for Coordination of S&T Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan organised the Information Day "Path to Europe: The Seventh Framework Program of the European Union on Research and Technological Development, FP7".
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/1029.php)
  • 12.08.2010

    Uzbekistan explores cooperation perspectives for the development of ICT solutions in public administration

    On August, 2nd, 2010 an Uzbek-Korean seminar examined the Korean experience in the field of introducing information technologies in public administration. The event took place at the Uzbek Agency of Communication and Information.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/995.php)
  • 29.07.2010

    Uzbek competition for innovative S&T projects 2011-2012

    The Uzbek Coordinating Committee for Development of Science and Technology announces a competition for innovative scientific and technological projects to be realised in the period 2011-2012.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/996.php)
  • 17.07.2010

    Uzbek astronomers discover new minor planet

    A previously unknown minor planet with a four-year rotation period around the Sun was discovered by Uzbek astronomers in 2007 and officially included in the International Minor Planet Catalog under the number 210271. The planet has been given the name Samarkand.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/997.php)
  • | deadline: 15 August 2010

    Joint Uzbek-U.S. Competion: Management of Land and Water Resources

    On May 15 of this year the U.S. Civilian Research & Development Foundation (CRDF) announced a joint grant competition on water and land resources. This call exclusively addresses joint research teams including Uzbek as well as U.S. scientists.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/923.php)
  • 21.05.2010

    New complex of electronic library opened in Tashkent

    On May 12 an opening ceremony was held in Tashkent for the scientific electronic library, which is part of the informational library centre “Bilim”.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/922.php)
  • 17.05.2010 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Seminar “International cooperation in ICT sphere between EU and Central Asia countries”

    On May 17th, 2010 a seminar on “International cooperation in ICT sphere between EU and Central Asia countries” was held in Tashkent. The seminar was attended by the experts of the project ISTOK-SOYUZ of the Seventh Framework Program Svetlana Mari Kler Klesova, director of INNO AG company (France)and Nikolay Pakulin, scientific officer of The Institute of System Programming of Academy of Science of the Russian Federation.
    [more...] (URL: http://www.increast.eu/en/925.php)
  • 08.04.2010 - 09.04.2010 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Theoretical and practical conference: “Innovation Development of Uzbekistan by eyes of young generation”

    In the National University of Uzbekistan named by Mirzo Ulugbek on April 8-9,2010 it was held Republican theoretical and practical conference: “Innovational Development of Uzbekistan by eyes of young generation”, which was organized by The Committee for Coordination Science and Technology Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of The Republic of Uzbekistan and National University of Uzbekistan.
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  • 14.02.2010

    First number of analytical newsletter in the communication and information sphere «ICTNEWS» published

    With the aim of the fullest acquaintance about the movements of Informational-communicative technologies (ICT) introduction and development both in Republicof Uzbekistan, and behind its limits the analytical –newsletter was created in the sphere of communication information «ICTNEWS» .
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  • 20.02.2010

    Development of innovative projects and technologies in manufacture

    A decree of President Islam Karimov from July, 15th, 2008 «About additional measures on stimulation of introduction of innovative projects and technologies in manufacture» is being implemented.
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  • 11.02.2010

    Astronomy Museum opens in Tashkent

    The opening of a new Museum in the Astronomic Institute was the closing event of activities held in Uzbekistan in 2009 in the frame of "The International Year of Astronomy" and the 615th Anniversary of Mirzo Ulugbek.
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  • 16.11.2009

    A contest of the Uzbek-Korean Collaborative Call of Research Projects "Uzbekistan-Korea 2010" is announced

    In order to further develop scientific and technical cooperation between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Korea, the Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan (CCS&TD) on 5th of November, 2009 announced a competition for the Uzbek-Korean Collaborative Call of Research Projects "Uzbekistan-Korea 2010".
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  • 16.11.2009

    Science and Technology news from the Republic of Uzbekistan

    A compilation of news in the S&T sector, kindly provided by the Indo-Uzbek Centre for Promotion S&T Cooperation, IUCP-T.
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  • 26.09.2009 - 30.09.2009 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Training Workshop on Challenges of Sustainable Water Use in Arid and Semi-arid Regions under Conditions of Climate Change

    All regions of the world will be confronted with strong and unpredictable impact of climate change on water resources. This workshop will therefore provide the ground to transfer knowledge and experience to enable regional entities to further investigate and confront with these challenges.
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  • 10.02.2009

    New observatory opened in Andijan

    New observatory opened at the Babur park in the city of Andijan. It was created by the Astronomy Institute of the Uzbekistan Science Academy in cooperation with the International Babur Foundation and Andijan State University. Here, all conditions have been created for observing celestial bodies with high accuracy thanks to powerful telescopes and other equipment. These devices will help students of mathematics and astronomy faculties of universities in Ferghana, Andijan and Namangan regions, as well as young people who are interested in astronomy.
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  • 02.02.2009

    International Association of Academies of Sciences launches web portal

    The International Association of Academies of Sciences is an international non-governmental organisation created in 1993 in Kiev by representatives of the national academies of sciences of 15 states of Europe and Asia with the purpose of joining efforts for decision of major scientific problems and creating new partnerships between researchers.
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  • 01.02.2009

    High boundaries of the young scientists

    From basic researches to practical applications" - so the first republican conference of the young scientists on physics of the condensed environments (Wednesdays) refers to as which has opened in Tashkent. It is organized within the framework of performance of tasks of the State program "Year of youth " by a Society of physics of Uzbekistan and Department of heating physics of an Academy of sciences of the country with assistance of the Japanese agency of the international cooperation (JICA).
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  • 05.12.2008

    Project news: Profile of potential host institutions in EECA

    The “People” is a specific Programme of the EU Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7). The actions under the “People” Programme focus on mobility of researchers towards development of their scientific experience and career. The Programme is open to all domains of scientific and technological research and contains schemes for international mobility with Third Countries which are neither EU Member States (MS) nor Associated to FP7 Countries (AC). To promote a submission of joint proposals of EECA research organisations and European researchers the filled Questionnaires are posted here.
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  • 31.10.2008

    German-Uzbek Workshop on Plant Biotechnology

    On 27 and 28 October 2008, 20 German and Uzbek scientists met in Bonn for a joint workshop on the subject of “Plant biotechnology, phytochemistry, and natural pharmaceutical materials”.
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  • 01.10.2008

    Virtual Silk Road project’s council meets in Tashkent

    The regular meeting of the council of the NATO’s Virtual Silk Road project took place on 1st October 2008 in Tashkent. The event has been organized by the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan and NATO Science Committee. Specialists, experts and scholars from Uzbekistan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Germany, Belgium, Poland, Britain, the Netherlands, Belarus, Norway, Hungary, Turkey and Armenia took part in the session. Uzbekistan telecommunications and information technologies were being intensively introduced in all spheres.
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  • 13.08.2008

    Eurasian economic club of scientists

    The purpose of the Eurasian economic club of scientists is to unite the efforts of the economic scientists and experts, as well as the public representatives in solving economic development issues, assisting and contributing to economic and social progress of the international community, creating conditions for mutual exchange of ideas, experiences, knowledge in organization and management on macro and micro levels.
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