ISS-Reshetnev at Reshetnev Readings
The Reshetnev Company took part in the 15th International Research Conference “Reshetnev Readings” on , 2011. The event coincided with the 87th birth anniversary of M. F. Reshetnev, the founder and the first general director of the space company.
The conference was traditionally held at Siberian State Aerospace University under the auspices of the Reshetnev Company.
Reshetnev Readings started with a plenary session. ISS-Reshetnev was represented by Vladimir Khalimanovich, deputy general designer, director of the Industrial Center of Large-sized Foldable Spacecraft Structures. In his report on the company’s activity, Vladimir Khalimanovich spoke about ISS-Reshetnev's development plans until 2020 as well as its significant achievements, innovative methods and projects.
Over 350 scientists, aerospace specialists, postgraduates and students from Russia’s neighboring countries as well as from far abroad took part in Reshetnev Readings. This year the conference offered 22 workshops, the record-breaking number ever since the inception. The session on large-sized foldable satellite structures was held as usual at ISS-Reshetnev and attracted the highest participation.