Today’s general meeting of members of the Academy of Sciences of the Russian Federation opened with a welcome speech by its president, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Alexander Sergeev.
At the beginning of the meeting, 1012 members participated in it.
Academicians discussed the report on the activities of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences – seven participants of the General Meeting made presentations.
The resolution “On the activities of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences in 2017-2022” was approved. on the basis of the previous report of this period, the document was approved by an overwhelming majority of votes (1 against, 2 abstentions). The draft resolution was presented by the Chairman of the Editorial Committee, Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Nikolai Makarov. The text was approved taking into account the observations made during the debate on the report.
Likewise, according to the agreement of the General Meeting on the approval of the payroll of the departments and sections of the RAS that are part of the departments of the RAS, acting. Chief Scientific Secretary of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Dmitry Bisikalo. The current list takes into account 302 new members of the RAS elected in June 2022 – 91 academics and 211 corresponding members. The approval of the payroll is included in the preparation of elective meetings of the departments and sections, at which academicians-secretaries of the RAS and candidates for members of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences will be elected, as well as the composition of the Bureau of departments will be updated.
At the time of the news, the meeting was adjourned.