YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–The Festival of Armenian-made products "The meetings of Armenian manufacturers and scientists in Etchmiadzin" will be held July 20-August 20 in Armenia. The Festival is organized by the Union of Manufacturers and Businessmen of Armenia and the "Technostandard" LTD with the sponsorship of the Etchmiadzin Plastic Plant.
The pavilions and stands with the samples of the new products will be installed at Plastic Plant. The goal of the exhibition is to bring together scientists–enterprise owners and investors. The enterprises will be given an opportunity to display their products free of charge.
Foreign guests will also visit the exhibition which will be open to all. Similar festivals held on the UMBA’s initiative were a success in Vaiots Dzor (Eghegnadzor)–Lori (Vanadzor) and Aragatsotn (Ashtarak).
The organizers also plan to publish the catalogue "500 leading specialists in Armenia". The catalogue will contain information about Armenian experts in various fields of science–technology and production. The publication of the catalogue will be the beginning of the so called "Fairs of Ideas," original discussions between manufacturers and scientists on the problems of industrial development and introduction of innovations.