GII Briefing for Uzbekistan

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

TASHKENT, UZBEKISTAN, October 29, 2019 - GII Co-Editor Sacha Wunsch-Vincent presented the Global Innovation Index during the official opening ceremony of Innoweek at the Uzexpocenter in Uzbekistan.

Innoweek, a showcase on innovation, is a forum to realize the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s, approved Strategy on Innovation Development for 2019-2021. One of the main goals of the Strategy is for Uzbekistan to be in the top 50 leading countries in the GII by 2030.

The roundtable discussion, led by the Deputy Finance Minister, Mr. Isakov, and the Minister of Innovative Development, Mr. Abdurakhmonov, was focused on the background and development of the Global Innovation Index as well as a deeper discussion on Uzbekistan’s standing in the GII rankings.

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