On September 19, 2007, in the Round Hall of National Library of Belarus took place the opening of the 2nd International Scientific and Practical Seminar on the Implementation of the State Program of Aligned Fundamental Researches "Building and Architecture".

     At the event were discussed the following issues: particular features of Belarusian people's architecture, role of architects in the development of rural landscapes, development of energy saving technologies, and development of new technologies of building materials production.