The Ministry of Defence intends to hold annual Innovation Day, and maybe even twice a year, said today, Aug. 20, at the opening ceremony of the first such event Defense Minister Gen. Sergei Shoigu.
"These Days will be held annually, and in view of the interest which is, perhaps, twice a year. We have long wanted to gather all those who can not, can not always push apart elbows our huge bureaucratic machine and break into such exhibitions such as "Le Bourget", "Max", "- he said, RIA Novosti reported.
The minister also stressed that the exhibition can identify a large number of new talents who will be able to benefit from the domestic defense industry.
"I really want to see as many young people, young talent that will be on display today and tomorrow come to the factories and enterprises, and the most important thing — that we received from them the result you expect," — said the Minister.
Shoigu also said that in the future there is a separation of such exhibitions in two parts: the youth and the part where there will be held in the science people.