The opening of the International Exhibition and Conference on the Development of the Spheres of Education and Sports took place in Turkmenistan

On November 14, 2019, an international exhibition and scientific conference dedicated to the fields of education and sports started its work in Ashgabat.

The forum was attended by more than 50 well-known foreign companies involved in the production of computer, multimedia equipment, school furniture, educational and visual aids, laboratory equipment, sports equipment, and software preparation. The event also brought together about 120 representatives of the ministries, leading educational, sports institutions, international organizations, reputable universities, doctors of sciences, and professors.

This year, special emphasis was placed on the use of the latest technologies and the implementation of digitalization trends in the field of education. The exposition of the Ministry of Education also presented teaching materials, textbooks, furniture and games rooms.

An important component of the exhibition, organically complementing the theme of education was sports. The sports exposition presented leading domestic and foreign organizations, as well as manufacturers of special equipment, inventory, and clothing.

In the afternoon, a conference on the development of cooperation in the fields of education and sports began. Among the topics discussed were priority areas of scientific and educational policy, digitalization, innovation and others.

Within the framework of the international conference, a solid package of documents was signed. Among them were documents on cooperation between higher educational institutions of Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation, Romania, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and Malaysia.

During the forum, documents on cooperation in the field of sports were also signed - a Memorandum of Understanding between the National Olympic Committee of Turkmenistan and the Asian Hockey Federation, a Memorandum of Understanding between the Tennis Federation of Turkmenistan and Portugal's Class Academy on cooperation.

On November 15, the International Exhibition and Scientific Conference will continue their work.