0727 GMT January 19, 2018
The event is planned to be held November 20-24 with the cooperation of the Iranian Embassy and the Universidad de la República (UdelaR).
According to IRNA, a number of experts and scholars will present lectures. Art in ancient Iran, Iranian cinema, Iranian lifestyle in certain eras, Iranian carpet, and life of Iranian world-known poet Ferdowsi are among the topics of the event.
"The Islamic Republic of Iran enjoys cordial relations with South American countries, Uruguay in particular,” Iran’s first vice president Es'haq Jahangiri said in a meeting with Uruguay’s Vice President Raul Sendic Rodriguez in Tehran in April.
Touching upon Iran-Uruguay historical relations, Sendic said Montevideo would always continue its relations with Tehran.