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Publication date: 18 February 2016. Administrator

February 17, 2016 On February 7, 2016 Executive Director of the International Council for Science (ICSU) Dr Heide Hackmann (South Africa), President of CODATA prof. Jeffrey Boulton (UK), Executive Director of CODATA Simon Hudson (UK) and Director of GC RAS, Chairman of the Russian Committee of CODATA Academician A. Gvishiani held talks in Paris.

The central themes of the talks were the RNF project of GC RAS ​​and CODATA to recognize high-risk seismic zones; international school for young seismologists "System Analysis and Seismic Hazard Assessment" from 12 to 15 July, 2016 in Moscow; International Conference "Data Intensive System Analysis for Geohazard Studies” from 18 to 21 July 2016 in Sochi. The sides elaborated concrete steps for the joint organization of these events. CODATA will send researchers of international class to take part in them.

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".