The first meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Southern Scientific and Educational Center was held. The executive bodies of the center were approved: the governing council and seven committees that will develop promising areas of science.
Southern REC is considered as a leading platform for innovative development of the region.
The Southern Scientific and Educational Center consists of 12 universities, seven scientific institutions and 21 industrial partners. A combination of science and industrial enterprises will allow faster introduction of innovative developments of scientists in production.
The Council was presented the proposals of universities on the development of priority areas of UNOTs. Among them - biological and medical engineering, genetics in agriculture, digital transformation of the industrial complex and financial processes, and others. Of these, the most promising ones will be determined for further work after expert selection.
The Supervisory Board decided by March 1 to form an application for the participation of the Southern Scientific and Educational Center in the competitive selection of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia for state support in the framework of the national project "Science".