A Week of Science is held in Belarus. The National Academy of sciences sums up the results of its activity on the eve of the scientists' professional holiday. As Vladimir Gusakov declared at a press conference of the Presidium of the National Academy of sciences of Belarus: "All scientific research is clearly practically-oriented". 254 developments of the National academy of sciences were implemented into economy and social sphere in 2019. As of early 2020, the Academy founded over 120 innovative productions.