SCIENCE AND EDUCATION
CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE 80TH ANNIVERSARY OF ACADEMICIAN ZIYA BUNYATOV HELD
In his opening speech, President of the National Academy of Science, academician Mahmud Karimov told on many-sided scientific and public activity of Ziya Bunyatov.
The conference participants have also heard the reports “Life and Creative Activity of Ziya Bunyatov” by Rector of the Institute of Oriental Sciences, deputy Chairman of the Milli Majlis Govhar Bakhshaliyeva, “Academician Ziya Bunyatov, as an Outstanding Orientalist” by corresponding member of NAS Vasim Mammadaliyev, and “Academician Ziya Bunyatov and Questions of Historical Geography of Azerbaijan” by Doctor of History Vagif Piriwere.
The reporters and other speakers dwelt on rich and purposeful way of the late academician, his great merits in development of oriental studies, personal qualities, and noted that as a talented scientist he managed to gain high authority far beyond the country.