INIS Centre of the Russian Federation

In December 2012, the State Atomic Energy Corporation, ROSATOM, in cooperation with the IAEA, organized and conducted the first International Conference on Knowledge Management and Innovation in High Tech Companies. Over 300 representatives from various organizations and experts in the field of knowledge and information management participated in the conference. The conference was opened by Mr. Bychkov, Deputy Director General, Head of the Department of Nuclear Energy of the IAEA, who stressed the leading role of the Agency as an international resource for knowledge and information in the field of nuclear science and technology.

Mr. V. Kupriyanov, INIS Liaison Officer of the Russian Federation, gave a special presentation emphasizing the importance of the International Nuclear Information System (INIS), which offers a wealth of nuclear information that can be utilized as an important mechanism in the educational sector to teach and train newly qualified and competent specialists for the nuclear industry.