• Short Summary

    ONE OF THE LARGEST SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES EVER HELD IS MEETING IN GENEVA. NEARLY 2,000 SCIENTISTS?

  • Description

    ONE OF THE LARGEST SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES EVER HELD IS MEETING IN GENEVA. NEARLY 2,000 SCIENTISTS AND TECHNICIANS FROM 87 COUNTRIES ARE THERE FOR TWO WEEKS DISCUSSING WAYS TO MAKE MODERN SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL ACHIEVEMENTS AVAILABLE TO DEVELOPING NATIONS.

    DURING THEIR 80 SESSIONS, THE DELEGATES WILL BE DISCUSSING MORE THAN 1,000 SCIENTIFIC PAPERS DEALING WITH SUBJECTS RANGING FROM RAIN-MAKING TO MICROWAVE TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEMS.

    BOTH WEALTHY AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES ARE SUPPORTING THE IDEA OF A WORLD CLEARING-HOUSE OF SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE, A PROPOSAL THAT WAS MADE AT THE OPENING OF THE CONFERENCE YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

    GOODWILL MESSAGES HAVE BEEN SENT TO THE CONFERENCE FROM PRESIDENT KENNEDY, MR KHRUSHCHEV, MR HAROLD MACMILLAN AND OTHER WORLD LEADERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9MR5H9LCFCAVPG74NQVA2TW37
    Media URN:
    VLVA9MR5H9LCFCAVPG74NQVA2TW37
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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