September 27, the vice-rectors for scientific work of all institutions of higher education of the agrarian profile gathered at SNAU.
Such a meeting was initiated by Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine MaxymStrikha.
In his welcoming speech, the rector of SNAU, Volodymyr Ladyka, expressed his hope that it would become a good tradition to hold a conference of vice-rectors for scientific work.
The official of the Ministry of Education and Science presented the draft Strategy of Ukraine's Innovation Development, which sparked a lively discussion among the audience.
The Vice-Rector for Scientific Work of SNAU YuriyDanko shared the experience of organizing scientific work in institutions of higher education of agrarian profile, presented scientific schools of the university and told about the experience of attracting international grants for scientific research.
Head of the Information Monitoring Service of the Scientific Library of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University MarynaNazarovets told the audience about the possibilities of SCOPUS databases for agrarian sciences. Logical continuation of this topic was the presentation of SerhiyKozmenko, the author of JICINDEX about the state and future of Ukrainian scientific journals.
After the meeting, the vice-rectors of agrarian universities took a look at the updated laboratory of electrovacuum technologies. The participants werealso acquainted with the newly created meat-processing laboratory, which was opened at SNAU with the support of the Globyno group of companies and the precision agriculture center operating at the university.