A meeting was held Tuesday between the minister of higher education and scientific research, Moncef Boukthir, and the executive director of the Arab organization of research and education networks, Youssef Tarman.
The meeting focused on preparations for the holding of the organization’s conference scheduled in Tunisia on July 19 and 20, 2022 in cooperation with the El Khawarizmi center.
The conference will discuss the subject of open sciences including artificial intelligence and scientific cooperation, said a press release released Wednesday by the ministry.
Boukthir highlighted, on this occasion, the importance of coordination between Arab countries in order to consolidate scientific research and encourage innovation. In this regard, he expressed the willingness of the ministry to support the efforts of the Arab organization of research and education networks.
The Minister also pointed out that the achievement of these objectives requires the development of the electronic research and science infrastructure.
Efforts are being made to promote scientific research between the different parties, the minister added. Youssef Tarman, for his part, highlighted the role of Tunisia within the organization in terms of research and innovation.