|calendar>>September 24. 2012 Juch 101|
Joint Scientific Conference Opens
| Pyongyang, September 24 (KCNA) -- Joint scientific conference of Kim Il Sung University and the Eurasia-Pacific Uninet opened with due ceremony at Kim Il Sung University Monday.
The conference whose theme is "Biomedical and Biotechnological Progress for a Healthy Society" will be held, divided into life science panel and veterinary science panel and scores of papers will be presented to it.
Present at the opening ceremony were teachers and researchers of the university and prominent scholars who are members of the delegation of the Eurasia-Pacific Uninet led by Vice-Chairman Wolf-Dieter Rausch.
An opening speech and congratulatory speeches were made there.
Kim Kyun, first vice-president of Kim Il Sung University, expressed the conviction that the conference would offer an important occasion for deepening friendship and bonds between the two universities and opening a new chapter for exchange and cooperation between them.
Song Ja Rip, president of Kim Il Sung University and minister of Higher Education, said that the conference of renowned scholars is of great significance, voicing conviction that the conference would actively contribute to the promotion of well-fare and health of the people in the DPRK and various other countries.
Wolf-Dieter Rausch said that the delegation deems it an honor to organize the conference jointly with Kim Il Sung University.
Buyantogtokh Choijilsuren, doctor of the National University of Mongolia, said that it was pleasure for her to take part in the conference, wishing it bigger success.
Panel discussions were held.
The Eurasia-Pacific Uninet hosted a reception at the Taedonggang Diplomatic Corps Club for the participants in the conference on the same day.
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