Dr. Mahmoud Saqr, President of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, stated that the inventions and inventions presented at the 5th International Innovation Exhibition in Cairo, currently under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi , more than 600, reflect a reaction and encourage the state to innovate and stimulate the culture of research and development. Discovering the most successful of them in all age groups.
The exhibition, organized by the Academy every year, opens up new horizons for inventors and innovators to market their inventions and innovations in an effective, professional and direct way, Saqer said in a statement on Friday.
He explained that this evening, at the closing ceremony of the exhibition, prizes will be announced, namely five scholarships of one million pounds of the Academy, five travel bags for participation in the Geneva International Innovation Fair , two travel scholarships to participate in the Asian Scientific Forum, Funding from the Japanese Motivation Society.
The President of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology said that 3 projects will be supported by the SME Development Agency, in addition to gold, silver and bronze medals from ; Academy of Scientific Research and the International Intellectual Property Organization.
He stressed that at the closing ceremony it will be the announcement of the capital of innovation this year, in order to shed light on the importance of science and technology in the governorates of Egypt and in in line with the 2030 State Plan, noting that the index of innovation capital is a composite index depends on three key sub-indices, the prevalence of innovations in industry and the index of academic skills, taking into account the distribution of the population in the governorates.
Planning Minister Dr. Tarek Shawki, Minister of Education and Technical Training Dr. Tarek Shawki and Dr. Mahmoud Saqr, President of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, inaugurated the 5th International Trade Show ; Cairo Innovation, in the Nasr City exhibition area.