On March 26, Zelinsky Institute hosted a round-table meeting for discussing mechanisms of fostering the Russian-Indian cooperation in science and technology. The meeting was co-chaired by the Coordinator of the bilateral Integrated Long-Term Cooperation Program from Russia, RAS Associate Member N.E. Nifantiev (Head of ZIOC Laboratory of Glycoconjugate Chemistry) and Indian Deputy National Security AdvisorDr. Arvind Gupta who arrived to Russia on an official visit. The meeting was dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and India.
ZIOC has launched a series of lectures in various areas of organic chemistry to be running throughout the year.
On March 15, Professor Michael L. Neidig from the University of Rochester, New York, USA, delivered a lecture "Structure, Bonding and Mechanism in Iron-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling" ijn Zelinsky Institute.
On February 1, Professor Oleg Temkin from the Moscow Polytechnic University delivered a lecture “Elementary Stages of Chemical Reactions (theory basics)”. The educational event was organized by ZIOC RAS as part of the course of lectures in heterogeneous catalysis initiated by Haldor Topsoe A/S (Denmark) and Russian Catalytic Society.
Zelinsky Institute invites young scientists aged under 35 to participate in the VII Youth Conference to be held on May 17 – 18 2017. The event is organized by the Institute and ZIOC Council of Young Scientists.
Prof. Valentine Ananikov participated in the plenary panel discussion HR Challenge for the Society held in the framework of VII Russian National Congress of Young Scientists and Specialists on November 30 – December 1 2016 in MEPhI.