During the secret voting, the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) supported the acting President, Vladimir Fortov, found the portal Gauge. Thus, it will be the first of the FORTS to stand in the ballot.
In addition, the RAS Presidium has approved changes to the regulations for the election of the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences. In particular, we are talking about the introduction of strict voting rules, according to which to vote will be available only for one candidate.
In addition, the new regulation implies a new procedure of the General meeting of the Academy, which will elect a new President. Since March 20 there will be a performance Fortov introductory remarks and report on the main results of Russian Academy of Sciences in the years 2014-2016. After him we will hear from academician Mikhail Paltsev, who will make a report on the work of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the same years. Followed by a discussion of reports and adoption of a resolution.
The speeches of the candidates for the post of President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, as well as a discussion of candidates and programs will be held March 21. Before it was reserved exclusively for the second half of the day. 22 March will be the election of the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences and approval of the minutes of counting Commission on voting by secret ballot for the election of the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
March 23 will be held the General meeting of the RAS divisions. 24 March, there will be approval of payroll RAS departments and sections, members of the RAS divisions and elections of the RAS Presidium, Vice-presidents of the RAS, chief academic Secretary of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences and academician-secretaries of the departments of the RAS.
In the elections of the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, which will be held in March 2017, will be attended by the current head of the Academy Vladimir Fortov, Director of the Institute of molecular biology named after V. A. Engelgardt, Alexander Makarov, and the Chairman of the Russian Foundation for basic research, Director of Institute of problems of laser and information technologies RAS academician Vladislav Panchenko.