The Forum held a minute of silence in memory of the polar explorers who had passed away in 2020
The plenary session of the 10th International Forum "Arctic: the Present and the Future" began with a minute of silence for the polar explorers who had passed away in 2020.
In welcoming speech of Artur Chilingarov, President of the ASPOL, read by Doctor of Economics, Mikhail Slipenchuk, was noted that outstanding polar explorers, great specialists have passed away during 2020.
- Burilichev Aleksey Mihailovich
- Zadirov Petr Ivanovich
- Kazanin Gennadiy Semenovich
- Shpektor Igor Leonidovich
- Budreckij Arnold Bogdanovich
- Hvorostov Sergey Nikolaevich
- Lisitsin Aleksandr Petrovich
- Provorkin Andrey Vadimovich
- Karpij Valeriy Yurjevich
- Kravchenko Dmitriy Fedorovich
- Lamekhov Anatoliy Alekseevich