23 April, 2015 Mr. LI Yong, Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) visited the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NAS of Belarus). Attending the meeting were Mr. Sergei Kilin - Deputy Chairman of the NAS of Belarus, Mr. Alexander Shumilin - Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus, Mr. Alexander Uspenskiy - Director of RCTT and leading scientists of the NAS of Belarus.
Mr. Li Yong was informed about the NAS of Belarus and RCTT's activities and also visited the exhibition of the NAS of Belarus "Achievements of the National Science for the Industrial Sector". The discussion focused on the status and prospects of cooperation between Belarus and UNIDO. Mr. Sergei Kilin and Mr. Li Yong stated that the Republican Centre for Technology Transfer, created in the framework of international technical assistance projects of the Government of the Republic of Belarus, UNDP and UNIDO "Development of Infrastructure of Support of Innovation Activity in the Republic of Belarus" (2001-2004) and "Strengthening the National System for Technology Transfer in the Republic of Belarus on the Basis of Information and Communication Technologies" (2006 - 2009) is a prime example of effective cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Belarus and UNIDO.