The law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “About commercialization of results of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activities” was passed in 2015. This is considered to open up new horizons for science and business. However, some disagree with it. Development of science is required for innovations. Does a quick profit always an indicator of successful development of science? Answer to this and other questions was pursued by participants of social talk show “Let’s talk” on TV channel “Khabar”. Ramankulov Yerlan, Director General of National Center for Biotechnology, was invited as an expert to the program.