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Publication date: 2 February 2017. A. Odincova

February 2, 2017. An online Bulgarian newspaper News Business Policy published an interview with Chief researcher of the Laboratory of Geodynamics Vladimir Ivanovich Kaftan, who visited the Republic of Bulgaria in order to establish scientific relations between the Geophysical Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian University of Peoples Friendship (RUPF) and the Institute of Astronomy of the National Astronomical Observatory of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

V. I. Kaftan met with the researchers of the Yuri Gagarin People's Astronomical Observatory and scientific institutions of Stara Zagora and had a conversation with the newspaper’s journalist Donka Yotova. They discussed the issues of international cooperation and research of earthquakes’ precursors using global navigation satellite systems. V. I. Kaftan spoke about the results of GC RAS and RUPF research, as well as about other prospective studies, in particular the works of A. A. Lyubushin.

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September 11, 2017. Director of GC RAS Academician Alexey Gvishiani was elected a member of the European Academy ("Academia Europaea") in the section EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES.

September 6, 2017. A press conference was held at the Central House of Journalists at a regular meeting in the frame of "Scientific Wednesdays" with the presentation "System Analysis of Earth Data for Reducing Natural and Technogenic Disasters" by Director of the Geophysical Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences Academician Alexey Dzhermenovich Gvishiani. The head of GC RAS spoke about the work of the institute, importance of geomagnetic studies and their practical application, international cooperation with foreign research institutes and forthcoming elections at the Russian Academy of Sciences. During the meeting, the GC RAS scientists presented a digital innovative spherical screen. At the end of the presentation, Director of GC RAS gave an interview to the journalists.

August 23, 2017. Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Deputy Director for Science of the Geophysical Center A. Soloviev was appointed Delegate of RAS to the International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA), replacing Director of the Geophysical Center Academician A. Gvishiani. At the same time, A. Gvishiani remains the national representative in the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG), which includes IAGA.

July 3, 2017. School of Young Scientists "Methods for the integrated assessment of seismic hazard" has opened at the Shmidt Institute of Physics of the Earth (IPE RAS). The School was organized by GC RAS within the framework of the Russian Science Foundation (RNF) project No. 15-17-30020 "Application of system analysis for seismic hazard assessment in Russian regions".

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