The Conference on “Consumer Product Safety” dedicated to the 93rd Anniversary of the National Leader Heydar Aliyev’s Birthday has been held by the Student Scientific Society of the School of Commodity Research of Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC).
Head of the Department “Examination of Consumer Products”, Professor Ali Hasanov said Azerbaijan’s history covering over the last 30 years is inseparably linked with Heydar Aliyev’s name. The Great Leader is indispensable personality having an important and exclusive role in the development of Azerbaijan economy.
Talking on the diversification of the country’s economy and the development of non-oil sector, A.Hasanov noted that the competitiveness of consumer goods imported, as well as the food and non-food products produced within the country in the modern era for domestic consumption and the quality factor defining their export potential, in particular their safety indicators (physiological, environmental, fire safety and etc.) come to the fore. In such an environment, a great responsibility in the development of highly skilled experts and specialists falls on the major departments. In this regard, the involvement of students in research and improvement of their scientific knowledge plays a major role in achieving the strategic objectives set in this area to our country.
Speeches by the undergraduate and graduate students majoring in “Examination and Marketing of Consumer Products” and “Metrology, Standardization and Certification Engineering” were made at the conference.
The conference lasted two days.