In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin the current year 2021 is declared the Year of Science and Technology. Moreover, annually February 8 is the Day of Russian Science.
Thereby a meeting of the Council for Education and Science headed by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Republican Organizing Committee for the Year of Science and Technology was held at the Kazan City Hall. The represenatives of our University in charge of the Rector Rashit Nizamov participated in the meeting.
In the opening speech, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov stressed: “The Year of Science and Technology in Russia gives us good opportunities to create large and effective platforms for the interaction of scientific and industrial spheres; active participation in projects with federal support; attracting young people to science and technology; broadcasting and popularizing scientific developments and scientists who are behind these discoveries".
At the meeting an award ceremony was held for scientists and researchers of the national universities. The Honorary Diploma of the President of the Russian Federation for merits in scientific and pedagogical activities, training of highly qualified specialists and many years of conscientious work was granted to our Professor of the Department of Information Technologies and CAD Systems, Doctor of Technical Sciences Fail Akhmadiev.
The Head of our Department of Foundations, Dynamics of Structures and Engineering Geology, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor Ilizar Mirsayapov was awarded the medal "For Valiant Labor" for many years of fruitful scientific and pedagogical activity and his great contribution to the training of highly qualified specialists.
Congratulations to our scientists!