The 1st Republican Scientific Conference of Students dedicated to the 96th anniversary of the national leader Heydar Aliyev, took start at the Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) on 15 April 2019. The conference was attended by the School management and academic staff, as well as the management and other representatives of SOCAR and ANAS. The 1st Republican Scientific Conferences of Students ended on April 19. The closing session was attended by representatives of several companies that supported the event, such as the Integrated Drilling Works Trust of SOCAR, the SOCAR Polymer company, Huawei, Maire Tecnimont, ABB, Microsoft, Emerson Process Management, Avandsis Group, and others. On welcoming the guests, president of BHOS, Elmar Gasimov informed the audience about the results of the 4-day conference held at BHOS premises.
Then, he invited BHOS partner companies’ representatives to partake in the ceremony of presenting awards to the students who had successfully delivered presentations on conference topics such as “Prospects of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering”, “Petrochemical Processes”, and “Polymers, Composites and Advanced Materials”. SOCAR Polymer’s Technical Director, Gabil Mikayilov represented our company at this event and presented valuable gifts to the students who successfully delivered their presentations on such topics as “Polymers, Composites and Advanced Materials”, “Oil and Gas Technology and Petrochemical Processes”, and “Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals and Software-based Chemical Engineering”. Some motivational gifts and certificates were also awarded to selected students who had actively participated in and contributed to the conference outcomes.