For the benefit of science and education
On January 28, 2015, academician of RAS Evgeny N. Kablov, General Director of the All-Russian Scientific-Research Institute of Aviation Materials (VIAM) took part in a meeting of the Presidential Council of the Russian Federation on Science and Education.
Later in the day the head of VIAM took part in a sitting of a Supervisory Council of the Samara State Aerospace University (SSAU). Members of the Council discussed and approved a realization plan for the second stage of SSAU’s competitive recovery program for the next two years, a plan of financial and economic activities of SSAU for the year 2015 and 2016-2017 planning period, and also schedule of carrying out its meetings. . Besides, a statute for procurement of goods, work and services for SSAU in a new wording was approved in a new wording. The Supervisory Council also approved a plan for establishment of the representative office of SSAU in Blagoveshchensk, which was offered by Evgenie Shachmatov, the head of the university. The purpose of participation of the Samara State Aerospace University in this project is solution of the state task of personnel training for work at the new Russian spaceport “Vostochni”.
The Council on Science and Education is a consultative body under the President of RF. It was created by Vladimir Putin in 2001 and that time was named as the Council on science and high-technologies. In July, 2012 the Council was renamed. In October, 2013, a new membership of the Council was confirmed.
The Council is headed by Vladimir Putin, the President of RF, deputies of the head of the Council are Andrej Fursenko, Assistant of the President of RF and Vladimir Fortov, President of RAS.
The Supervisory Council of SSAU was created due to the fact that the university was transformed from a budget organization to a Federal state autonomous institution of higher education in July, 2014. According to the law, one of the governing bodies of the autonomous university is the Supervisory Council. Evgeny Kablov is a member of the Supervisory Council of SSAU, its chairman is Dmitry O. Rogozin, deputy of the chairman of the Government of Russian Federation.