09 July 2014

Dmitry Medvedev and Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov called for support for the International Year of Light

On July 9, 2014 in Yekaterinburg the meeting of presidium of Council at the President of the Russian Federation for modernization of economy and innovative development. The meeting was devoted to development of optoelectronic technologies (photonics).

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21 January 2014

Kickoff meeting at ITMO University about the International Year of Light 2015

The kickoff meeting of the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies 2015 at ITMO University was held on 21 January 2014.

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20 January 2014

Resolution adopted by the UN General Assembly on 20 December 2013

On 20 December 2013, The United Nations (UN) General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015).

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