The annual meeting of UITP Eurasian Assembly took place December 11 in Skolkovo, Moscow region.
During the Assembly, elections were held for the new composition of the Executive Committee of the Eurasian Section for 2020-2022.
The Executive Committee of the Eurasian Section was elected as follows:
Alexander Polyakov, General Director of GBU Mostransproekt, Chairman of UITP Eurasian Division
Julia Temnikova, Deputy Head of the State Unitary Enterprise “Moscow Metro” - Chairman of the Executive Committee of UITP Eurasian Division.
Mikhail Blinkin, Director of the Institute of Transport Economics and Transport Policy.
Adelsha Ermukhanov, General Director of LRT Construction Directorate LLP, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Roman Latypov, First Deputy Head of the State Unitary Enterprise “Moscow Metro”,
Vasily Ostryakov, General Director of "Gorelectrotrans"
Gulshan Rzayeva, Head of Administration of the Transport Agency of Baku, Azerbaijan
Boris Khorovich, Honorary Member of UITP, advisor to General Director of State Budget Institution "Mostransproekt"
The delegates heard a report on the activities of the Eurasian Section for 2019, as well as a work plan for 2020
Alexander Polyakov, Chairman of the UITP Eurasian Section, presented the work being carried out by UITP Political Board and UITP Executive Committee; spoke about the launch of the UITP training programs in Moscow, and also presented the main directions of work on publuc transport development in Moscow and the Russian Federation
Julia Temnikova, on behalf of Roman Latypov, Chairman of the UITP Metro Committee, spoke about the work carried out by the UITP Metro Committee
During an open discussion, members of the Eurasian Division shared their opinions on further ways of developing public transport in the region, areas of regional transport research, as well as action plans for 2020-2021.