Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST) that was assigned by the Iranian Ministry of Science and Technology (MSRT) as Leading House for Iran Germany Academic Collaboration will hold the first Iran-Germany Science Day (IGSD-2018) as annual bilateral event in national level on 27 and 28 February 2018.
IGSD has been organized, according to the agreement of the Iranian Ministry of Science and Technology (MSRT) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in Joint Iranian-German Committee on Science and Technology (JSTC) in Bonn on May 2017. As a commemorative event, IGSD celebrates years of strong Science & Technology Cooperation between Iran and Germany. Beside the main event, IGSD has some side events in Isfahan and some workshops in Tehran that are going to be held on 27th February – 1st March 2018.
IGSD 2018 also provides an opportunity for the officials of MSRT, BMBF and representatives from Iranian and German governmental and private higher education bodies, universities, research institutions and Science and Technology Parks, to exchange ideas on policies and best practiced examples of their science and technology cooperation.
In this main event, almost 60 German delegates and more than 200 Iranian chancellors, deputies, and academics from approximately 30 Iranian universities, research and institutes, industry, and S&T Parks are present. The first 2 days of the event, 27th – 28thFebruary will be held in Tehran, at Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), followed by the third day of the IGSD, where medical representatives of Iranian and German universities and research students will meet in Isfahan, at Isfahan University of Medical Sciences.