Ashgabat hosts International sport and education exhibition
09 November, 2016 (10:25)
Source: State News Agency of Turkmenistan
Current forum, organized by the Ministry of Education, the State Committee for Sport and Trade and Industrial Chamber of Turkmenistan, involved around two hundred participants from Russia, China, the Great Britain, Germany, Turkey, Japan, Italy, Spain, Iran, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates, Cyprus, Slovenia, Belarus, Ukraine, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia and other, who arrived to Turkmen capital to participate in the forum.
Bright exposition demonstrates educational content and sport subject vividly and substantially at the stands of domestic structural organisations and enterprises. The leading role was given to the grandiose event – the 2017 Asian Games
Well thought decorations of pavilions as well as advertisements allows attracting the visitors to profile sectors of the exhibition. Modern teaching equipment for laboratories, various guidance, textbooks, encyclopaedias, dictionaries and different manuals printed in our country as well as medals, cups and diplomas of the winners of international student and sport competitions were exhibited on the stands of the Ministry of Education.
Works of the students of secondary specialized schools, visually indicating implementation of information technologies, new methods, programmes and practices into education process, arouse the interest.
The Academy of Science presented achievements, potentials and perspective developments of domestic scientists by profile institutions of the Academy of Science, attracting the attention to newest scientific and technological achievements of Turkmen scientists.
Numerous of stands demonstrate educational potential of foreign countries including high- demand production from leading manufacturers of computer, information technologies and laboratory equipment such as Microsoft (USA), Lenovo and Huawey (China), Softline and ACER (Taiwan), which also provide large spectrum of the software.
Special attention on the stands were paid to pre-school education. Colourful classroom furniture and game classes from Sankt-Petersburg company “Montessori” as well as learning educational sets by “Svetoch” from Russia were exhibited there.
Representatives of high educational institutions from different countries of the world, local and international organizations and associations, overseas and exchange students agencies, publishers and distributors of educational literature were among the participants of the exhibition. The Cyprus Eastern Mediterranean University, the Goethe Institute, the International Kazakh – Turkish University presented their programmes in student exchange.
The second topical sector at the international review was presented by the sport, highlighted by the preparation to 2017 Asian Games. Sport exposition was represented by the leading domestic and foreign organizations as well as manufacturers of sport equipment.
Impressive collection of awards, won by Turkmen sportsmen in different international competitions, excited the visitors.
Sport fashion was reflected by the stands of foreign companies such as “Columbia Active Sport” (the UK) and “Joma Sport Ispaniya” but the subject was revealed more brightly and vividly by domestic producers who presented large variety of stylish and comfort outfit for sports and activity, made of Turkmen textile.
Demonstration ground of the forum became the place for meetings, negotiations, establishment of business contacts and share of the visions on sport and education. Opportunities of foreign business in rapidly growing Turkmen market were actively discussed.
The Scientific Conference in the meeting hall followed the exhibition in the afternoon. New forms and directions of cooperation, which is aimed at quality transformations in these spheres through direct development of relations between universities, institutions and professional colleges as well as sport organizations, realization of joint projects, exchange of delegations, were discussed during the forum.