On May 19, 2021 on the basis of the State Institution “Institute of Environmental Geochemistry of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine” the International workshop “Innovative Approaches for Solving Environmental Issues (IASEI-WS’2021)” was organized and held. SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE FUTURES: ENVIRONMENTAL, TECHNOLOGICAL, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC MATTERS, which took place on May 19-21, 2021. The workshop was timed to the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Institute, and the Days of Science in Ukraine. Andriy Iatsyshyn, Anna Iatsyshyn, Valeria Kovach, Valentyna Kovalenko, Volodymyr Artemchuk and Artur Zaporozhets were members of the Program Committee of this conference and workshop.
The participants of the workshop were researchers from various scientific and educational organizations of such countries as Germany, USA, Lithuania, Ukraine, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Romania, Nigeria, Mongolia, Tajikistan and others. About 40 publications were submitted for participation in IASEI-WS’2021, after reviewing and selection 24 articles were admitted with a high level of scientific research, relevance and relevance to the directions of the workshop.
IASEI-WS’2021 information partners were: Plejades Independent Experts (Germany); Pure Earth (USA); Pegasus Environmental and Nuclear Services, Inc., (USA); National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine; Institute of Problems of Modeling in Energy named after G.Ye. Pukhov National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Council of Young Scientists of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Institute of Telecommunications and Global Information Space of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Educational and Scientific Institute of Continuing Education of the National Aviation University; Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas; Interregional Academy of Personnel Management.
IASEI-WS’2021 was conducted using the Google Meet digital platform. Welcoming remarks and short reports on the results of scientific research were made by the Director of IGNS NAS of Ukraine, Corresponding Member of the NAS of Ukraine Yuriy Zabulonov, Dr. Norbert Molitor and Professor Chijioke Ikokwu. The moderators of the workshop were employees of the Institute: Valeria Kovach, Anna Iatsyshyn, Oleksandr Popov, Andriy Iatsyshyn.
At the end of the workshop, participants noted the high level of its organization, the positivity of the atmosphere, the high scientific level of research and their multidisciplinarity. Such events become a platform for creating new projects, implementing plans and generating innovative ideas. This, in turn, is the key to balanced and progressive development of society.
Employees of IGNS NAS of Ukraine Yuriy Zabulonov, Oleksandr Popov, Anna Iatsyshyn, Valeria Kovach, Valentyna Kovalenko, Volodymyr Artemchuk, Victoria Gubina, Viktor Zaborovsky, Natalia Mitsyuk, Artur Zaporozhets and Andriy Iatsyshyn were active participants in the workshop, presented their research results took an active part in the discussions.
Videos of presentations from IASEI-WS’2021 can be viewed on the YouTube channel of the Institute by following the link https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcPhoBwtvv-EXAwBxWXYERw/playlists, and the conference itself – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL99Jr1_pixpNgTavqzGML3bRh3M8gnaPF. Presentations and the IASEI-WS’2021 program can be viewed at the link https://easychair.org/smart-program/SS2021/2021-05-19.html.