Within the framework of the 6th Edition of the Excellence Week for Scientific Research and Innovation in Cameroon (JERSIC) which will take place from 21 to 23 February 2018 at the Yaoundé City Council, the Minister of Scientific Research and Innovation, Dr. Madeleine TCHUINTE will hold a press conference on Thursday, 15February 2018 at 2.p.m. in the Conference Room of MINRESI.
The 6th Edition of JERSIC held under the theme: "Scientific Research and Innovation: Strategic Tools for Business and Socio-Economic Transformations", is an extension of the high level dialogue initiated in 2015 with employers. The Minister will emphasize on strategies to be developed for the National Research and Innovation System to contribute effectively to improving the performance of Cameroonian companies, as part of a win-win partnership.
The innovation in this Edition is the introduction of the special prize for the valorisation of research results, which is a complement to the Special Grand Prize of the President of the Republic entitled "Golden Lion of Scientific and Technological Excellence" and the special innovation prize of the President of the Republic for the Cameroonian youth.