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Publication date: 15 January 2018. A. Odincova

January 15, 2018. President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Academician A. Sergeev received Director General of IIASA (the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis), a famous Dutch climatologist, Professor Pavel Kabat.

Our country is one of the official members of IIASA and a founding country of the Institute in 1976, along with the United States and Great Britain.

The sides discussed their plans for cooperation between RAS and IIASA for the near and long-term prospects. In the light of the decisions of the President of RAS from 12.12.2017, the ways of mutual cooperation between the Academy and IIASA in the field of scientific diplomacy were outlined.

The meeting took place in a businesslike and friendly atmosphere. On the Russian side, Vice-President of RAS Academician Yu. Balega, Deputy Chairman of the IIASA Board of Directors Academician A. D. Gvishiani and Head of the RAS Foreign Department E. Gluhovtseva took part in it.

November 29, 2018. The 47th Lomonosov Readings ended in Pomorie. For the first time ever, 14 academicians of the Russian Academy of Sciences, heads of leading scientific institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences, deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, members of the Council for Science and Education under the President of the Russian Federation gathered in Arkhangelsk. The main topic of discussion was the creation of a world-class research and education center in the Arkhangelsk region. Acting Director of GC RAS, Corresponding Member of RAS A. A. Soloviev attended the readings.

November 28, 2018. The annual General Meeting of Professors of the Russian Academy of Sciences was held. The first panel session was devoted to the scientific and technological development of Russia. At the second panel session, the principles of funding and examination of scientific research, including the evaluation of scientific organizations, were discussed. The meeting was attended by Corresponding Member of RAS, Professor of RAS, Acting Director of GC RAS A. A. Soloviev.

November 27, 2018. Geophysical Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (GC RAS) held a scientific workshop “New technological solutions for spherical visualization: experience in developing a demonstration complex for Novosibirsk State University (NSU)” The speakers were employees of the Laboratory for Innovation Projects of GC RAS: head of the laboratory A. I. Rybkina, researcher O. O. Samokhina, as well as junior researchers Yu. I. Nikolova and S. V. Presnyakov.

November 12-18, 2018. S. Yu. Khomutov, expert of INTERMAGNET and R.V. Sidorov, senior researcher at the Geoinformatics and Geomagnetic Research Laboratory of GC RAS, visited the Klimovskaya magnetic observatory (Konoshsky District, Arkhangelsk Region), maintained by the GC RAS.