Prospects for the use of green energy are being discussed during the "The convergence of technologies and the shape of the future: the main challenges of the 21st century" workshop, organized in the framework of the third Baku International Humanitarian Forum on Friday.
The agenda of the workshop includes discussions on quantum computing, substance study and other issues. The discussions involve eminent scientists from around the world, including several Nobel Prize winners in physics and chemistry.
As the president of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan Akif Alizadeh told journalists, a declaration may be adopted on the results of the workshop.
As part of the Baku Humanitarian Forum a round table was held on "Scientific innovations and their transfer into the educational environment."
The meeting, organized by the Baku State University, was attended by scientists, including Nobel laureates, scientists, teachers, and business people from 28 countries.
The head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev attended both seminars.
The third Baku International Humanitarian Forum is being held in Baku on October 31-November 1. The guests from over 70 world countries are participating in the forum.
Round tables will be organised in eight directions: the convergence of technologies and the shape of the future: the main challenges of the 21st century; humanitarian aspects of economic development, scientific innovations and their transfer to the education sector; multiculturalism and identity: in search of value consensus in society, national identity in the post-modern era; sustainable development and ecological civilization; achievements of molecular biology and biotechnology: from theory to practice and relevant media issues under the conditions of globalisation of information space.
Baku International Humanitarian Forum is an annual event comprising the outstanding representatives of political, scientific and cultural elite of the world community, including well-known statesmen, Nobel Prize winners in various branches of science and heads of influential international organisations.
The purpose of the forum is to hold dialogues, exchange the views and discussions on wide range global issues of concern to all of humanity.