The State Committee on Urban Planning and Architecture held the international conference on "Achievements, problems and current trends in urban planning in the CIS space".
The scientific-practical conference was held within the framework of the "Year of Architecture and Urban Planning".
A scientific-practical conference on "Achievements, problems and current trends in urban planning in the CIS" was held in the format of a video conference organized by the State Committee on Urban Planning and Architecture, with the participation of member states of the Intergovernmental Council for Cooperation in Construction activity area of the CIS member states, as well as representatives of the Union of Architects of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction, Baku State Design Institute, and international and local experts in urban planning and spatial planning. Opening the conference, Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on Urban Planning and Architecture Dovlatkhan Dovlatkhanov congratulated member states on the 30th anniversary of the CIS in 2021 and stated the importance of developing cooperation among the participating countries in various areas of the Council's activities, including the preparation of urban planning documents, architectural and construction work, production of construction materials, products and structures, as well as engineering research.
During the meeting, presentations were made reflecting the new approaches used in the preparation of the Master Plans of Baku and Ganja, the process of spatial planning and design. During the event, along with the delegation of the Republic of Azerbaijan, relevant presentations of experts from the relevant agencies of the Russian Federation, Moldova, Belarus, and Kyrgyzstan on current problems in urban planning and architecture in the CIS countries and their solutions, the application of modern technologies in design, as well as achievements in this field were heard and they exchanged views on topical issues of mutual interest.