Maxim Chernykh, the General Director of GC “Basalt projects” and Roman Nezovibatko, CEO of the Union of basalt industry “Soyuzbazalt” actively participated in the International scientific and practical conference “Basalt Technology in Russia – 2016. State, Advances, Prospects for Production and Science Development”, and also presented a report “An integrated approach to the development of basalt industry.”
The presentation focused on the comprehensive development of the industry to achieve maximum success, which lies in a series of activities from improving the research and regulatory framework to developing the advanced technologies and training the promising youth to become qualified personnel. Only efforts channeled in all the directions will be able to bring basalt industry to a new level.
It is not the first time the event has been held, and the conference enjoys a well-deserved reputation among foreign and domestic basalt professionals. This year’s event has traditionally brought together delegates from the scientific and educational communities, companies from several regions of Russia, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Italy, and Germany.
Andrei Shilyaev, Ph.D.(eng), director of LLC “InnoTeсhMarket” became a moderator of the conference. The corporate venture fund “UK Bazalt.Kapital”, engaged in supporting ideas, projects, and startups that are of concern to basalt industry, was represented by Vyacheslav Luginin, the General Director.
During the presentations and discussions, participants shared their best practices, thoughts, and visions for the fields of activity and trends in basalt and related industries.
The event has been conducted in an effective and interesting way, so the participants expressed their gratitude to the organizers: Perm State National Research University, NP “Basalt technology” and personally Sergei I. Ogaryshev, who is the initiator and founder of the Conference.