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Moldova participates in the largest scientific event in the USA

On February 15-19, with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Moldova to the United States of America, our country is represented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science - AAAS. The event takes place in Austin, Texas, USA. General Director of the Agency for Innovation and Technology Transfer, Roman Chirca, participates in the event on behalf of Moldova.

The AAAS Annual Meeting is a platform bringing together thousands of scientists and researchers, policymakers and journalists to discuss new developments and breakthroughs in science, technology and policies relevant to innovative ideas, including the display of promotional stands at a big scientific exhibition. The American Association for the Advancement of Science is an international nonprofit organization aiming to advance science, engineering and innovation around the world and is the world's largest scientific society with over 120,000 members, publishing also the famous scientific journal „Science”.

The participation of the Republic of Moldova with a stand at the AAAS Annual Meeting, along with other EU member states and associated countries, within a common European Union booth, was made possible due to the support of the Delegation of the European Union to the United States. Director General Chirca delivered, during the event, a presentation to the public on the key elements of research and innovation system in the Republic of Moldova.