The CEO of "Surgutneftegaz" Vladimir Bogdanov is celebrating his 60-th birthday on May, 28. Th hero of the day was congratulated by The Global Energy Prize Board of Trustees chairman, academician Evgeny Velikhov and the presodent of Global Enrgy Non-profit partnership Igor Lobovsky.
On May, 24 a symposium will be held at CERN to celebrate Robert Aymar's 75 birthday. The event will be opened by Professor Rolf Heuer, CERN Director General. Other outstanding specialists in nuclear and thermonuclear physics will participate in the symposium. The hero of the day has also been congratulated by ex-president of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev.
On May 10, 2011 the President of Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev signed the Decree on awarding The Global Energy Prize International Award Committee Member Prof. Vladimir Kvint : "The Honored Professor of Higher Education of the Russian Federation".