President of Science & Technology City convenes with President of the National Foundation for Research, South Korea
Prince Dr. Turki bin Saud bin Mohammed Al Saud, President of King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), received in his office today, Dr. Chung Min Keun, president of the National Foundation for Research (NFR), South Korea, and his accompanying delegation.
At the beginning of the meeting, Prince Turki welcomed Dr. Chung, discussing the most prominent areas of cooperation between the two sides and ways of strengthening them to ensure the achievement of the desired results.
During a guided tour for the visiting delegation at KACST, they met with specialists and researchers in the Water and Energy Research Institute, where they listened into detailed explanations for some of KACST’s projects in fields of energy and solar water desalination. The delegation also visited the Communications and Information Technology Research Institute, then inspected the major projects carried out by the National Center for Nanotechnology.
Rounding off the visit to KACST, NFR President and his accompanying delegation expressed their admiration of the quantum leap achieved by KACST to enhance the quality of research and maximize the utilization and awareness of research performance in the project it carries; stressing meanwhile the importance of scientific and technological cooperation between NFR and KACST in areas of common interest.