Developing Cooperation with the Republic of Korea


The prospects for cooperation between Irkutsk State University and the educational organizations of province Gyeonggi-do (the Republic of Korea) were discussed at the meeting held last week. The Korean delegation was headed by Lee Je Yul, deputy governor of province Gyeonggi-do, in his speech he mentioned that the meeting was supposed to be a crucial point in the program of delegation’s visit to Irkutsk region.

Delegation representatives expressed a special interest toward research projects conducted by ISU researchers, especially in such spheres as biotechnology, chemistry, electronics, and proposed some help how to commercialize the outcomes of research projects. They stressed that ISU is a crucial platform for fundamental research in the region.