The joint session – 45th for the Board and 20th for the Operations Committee – of IOSC INTERSPUTNIK was held in Prague (the Czech Republic) and attended by a delegation from Russian Satellite Communications Company.
A regular joint session of the Board and Operations Committee of Intersputnik International Organization of Space Communications took place on June 14-15, 2017 in Prague (the Czech Republic) hosting official representatives from 21 member nations in the organization. The approved agenda featured a broad range of issues relating to INTERSPUTNIK's daily operations and business development outlook. RSCC's Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Business Development, Kseniya Drozdova and Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Innovative Development, Evgeniy Buidinov made keynote speeches as part of discussions on the global market prospects for satellite communications.
The business part of the session proceedings was highlighted by the election to the positions of the Chairman of the Board, the Chairman of the Operations Committee and the Chief Executive Officer of INTERSPUTNIK. RSCC's Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Business Development, Kseniya Drozdova was elected Chairman of the Operations Committee in charge of day-to-day business management. Director of the Electronic Communications Department at the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic, a Plenipotentiary Representative of the Czech Republic in the Board L. Schneider was elected Chairman of the Board of INTERSPUTNIK. Vadim Belov who has been at the helm of INTERSPUTNIK for the past 12 years was re-elected to the office of the INTERSPUTNIK Chief Executive Officer.