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Report by US Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism
03.12.2008

Report by US Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

On 3 December, the US 'Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism' released its findings on preventing nuclear and biological terrorism threats. As part of its fact-finding mission, the Commission visited ISTC in Moscow on 23 September 2008. See link 'US Graham Commission Visits ISTC'

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ISTC Executive Director, Adriaan van der Meer gave a speech at a workshop on "Global Weapons of Mass Destruction Knowledge Proliferation Prevention and Human Engagement Programs Worldwide" at Lake Como, Italy, on 24-25 October
25.10.2008

ISTC Executive Director, Adriaan van der Meer gave a speech at a workshop on "Global Weapons of Mass Destruction Knowledge Proliferation Prevention and Human Engagement Programs Worldwide" at Lake Como, Italy, on 24-25 October

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ISTC and The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Sign Cooperative Agreement
22.10.2008

ISTC and The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Sign Cooperative Agreement

The memorandum of understanding seeks to amplify their collaboration in the research and development of applications and technology.

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On 28 October, ISTC Executive Director, Adriaan van der Meer, gave a speech at the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) which is included in the list of the Top 10 think tanks in the world in a recent survey carried out by the US Foreign Policy
22.10.2008

On 28 October, ISTC Executive Director, Adriaan van der Meer, gave a speech at the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) which is included in the list of the Top 10 think tanks in the world in a recent survey carried out by the US Foreign Policy

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ISTC and the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Future Cooperation
15.10.2008

ISTC and the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Future Cooperation

The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding formalizes the intention of both organizations to improve the effectiveness of international science cooperation with Belarus.

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ISTC Partner 'Danfoss' publishes its report on the first Danish Partner Project in Russia working with a science project team in the closed nuclear city of Sarov.
26.09.2008

ISTC Partner 'Danfoss' publishes its report on the first Danish Partner Project in Russia working with a science project team in the closed nuclear city of Sarov.

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Food Security Research Highlighted at Tbilisi Conference - 25-26 September
26.09.2008

Food Security Research Highlighted at Tbilisi Conference - 25-26 September

ISTC Deputy Executive Director Leo Owsiacki welcomed approximately 100 participants to the “1st Transcaucasus Conference on Plant Pathology” – an event co-sponsored by the International Science & Technology Center and the UK Ministry of Defense and organized by the Institute of Plant Immunity.

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US Graham Commission Visits ISTC
23.09.2008

US Graham Commission Visits ISTC

Deputy Executive Director Leo Owsiacki met with representatives of the USA Commission on the Prevention of WMD Proliferation & Terrorism at ISTC headquarters in Moscow on September 23, 2008.

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The ISTC signs ‘Agreement on Future Cooperation’ with Russian nuclear institute VNIITF
23.09.2008

The ISTC signs ‘Agreement on Future Cooperation’ with Russian nuclear institute VNIITF

A meeting took place on 23 September in Snezhinsk between representatives of ISTC and senior directors of the Russian Federal Nuclear Center – All Russian Scientific Research Institute of Technical Physics (RFNC - VNIITF)

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ISTC Contributes to One of the Largest Science Projects in History
11.09.2008

ISTC Contributes to One of the Largest Science Projects in History

Scientists working at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva are going through exciting times as they completedtheir first test run of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) on 10 September. Experiments at the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator will attempt to discover how matter appears, which comes down to understanding the very foundation of the universe, the Big Bang. ISTC has contributed to this titanic 6 billion USD scientific adventure with 43 research projects worth 28 million USD.

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