Polessky State University is hosting the I International Scientific Conference "Pinsk Readings", dedicated to the 925th anniversary of the founding the city of Pinsk. The participants will discuss topical issues for the economy, the banking sector, the development of biotechnology, engineering, and healthy lifestyle. On September 15, the grand opening of the conference was held, which was attended online and offline by guests from Belarus, the Russian Federation, the People's Republic of China: Chairman of the Pinsk City Executive Committee Rebkovets Valery Vasilyevich, Deputy of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus Klishevich Sergey Mikhailovich, Deputy Chairman of the Pinsk District Executive Committee Petko Vladimir Pavlovich, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Reshetnikov Vladimir Nikolaevich, Professor of the Belarusian State Medical University Sidorenko Valentina Nikolaevna, Vice-Rector of the Shanxi Institute of Science and Technology Chen Hao, Director of the Institute of Environmental Management of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Belarus Lysenko Sergey Aleksandrovich, Vice-Rector for Research and Innovation of the Penza State University Vasin Sergey Mikhailovich, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs, Nikolai Ivanovich Lob Nizhny Novgorod State University Achevskogo Knyazev Alexander Vladimirovich, General Director of the State Organization "Managing Company of the Holding" " Serkov Mikhail Nikolaevich, Rector of Kursk State University Khudin Alexander Nikolaevich, Rector of Perm State Humanitarian and Pedagogical University Egorov Konstantin Borisovich. Within the framework of the conference, cooperation agreements were signed with the Shanxi Institute of Science and Technology and a memorandum of cooperation with the Institute of Environmental Management of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. At the solemn event, Rector D Valery Ivanovich presented a letter of thanks to Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Reshetnikov Vladimir Nikolayevich for his personal contribution to the long-term and fruitful cooperation between the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and Polessky State University and to the General Director of the State Association "Managing Company of the Holding" Mikhail Nikolayevich Serkov for active participation in the scientific and practical conferences and competition of young developers "Pinsk Invest Weekend".