Diplomatic relations with Italy, Mexico, and Vietnam were strengthened in 2013 with a view to further collaboration with IIASA in the future.
Director General, Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat met with leaders of National Member Organizations (NMOs) of China and Ukraine. He also received a delegation of leaders from the Russian oil and gas industry.
European-wide contacts were high on the agenda. The Chief Scientific Adviser to the President of the European Commission met IIASA scientific staff, while a delegation of European Heads of Mission visited IIASA to talk about European and international policies.
Discussions on collaboration between IIASA and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) were also initiated in 2013.
European Union Heads of Mission accredited to the United Nations and Ambassador Mara Marinaki, Managing Director, Global and Multilateral Issues Department, European External Action Service, visited IIASA today to discuss European and international policies and to learn about IIASA’s policy-relevant research in climate, energy, food, water, and the environment. More
On 10-12 April, IIASA Director and CEO, Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, Deputy Director Nebojsa Nakicenovic and special advisor Mr. Chin Min Lee visited Mexico to discuss potential collaboration opportunities including membership opportunities and re-launching of a postdoctoral fellowship. More
The newly elected President of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Academician Vladimir Fortov, and an Advisor to the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, Academician Sergey Glaziev, met with IIASA Director and Chief Executive Officer Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat in Moscow to discuss enhanced collaborations with IIASA. More
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