Jubilee of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova

In October 2001, the Academy of Sciences of Moldova (ASM) held its jubilee session dedicated to the foundation of Moldova's first academic scientific research institution and the founding of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova. Representatives from scientific and cultural organizations in Moldova, Romania, the Russian Federation, and the Ukraine were in attendance. Congratulatory messages were received from the president and parliament. Vice prime minister Valerian Cristea awarded the state prize in science and technology 2001 to a group of scientists that included members of ASM.