The contest of children's illustrations dedicated to the topic «Profession of my Parents» was held among the children of JCS «AЕCC» employees in honour of the combine 60-th anniversary in Angarsk.
The purpose of the event arranged by JSC «IUEC» jointly with the primary trade-union organization of JSC «AECC» was promotion among the children the value of scientific knowledge, broaden their horizons in the area of atomic energy, continuity, tradition and development of the children's art.
The contest was attended by more than 60 works submitted by children aged from 6 to 16. All children's illustrations were exhibited in the Marble hall of the Cultural Center Sovremennik. A jury of the people's artist, designer Viktor Shelopugin, the representative of JSC «AECC», the member of the primary trade-union organization of JSC «AECC», Julia Tyukaeva and the head of public relations and communications of the JSC «IUEC» Ekaterina Moskaleva assessed the originality of the creative ideas, quality and aesthetics.
The celebration opening of the children's exhibition and awarding of the winners were held on October 20, 2017. The children and their parents were welcomed by the General Director of JSC «IUEC» Gleb Efremov and the Chairman of the primary trade-union organization of JSC «AECC» Alexey Martynov. In his speech Gleb Efremov congratulated the families of nuclear scientists with the jubilee of the enterprise and shared his impressions of what he saw: «All the pictures are wonderful. But for me it was important not only what the children pictured. I noticed the signatures under the illustrations. Some of them I even recorded, because they are very worthy. Here's why: read and you can learn all the specialities that are at the AECC. And it is visible on the children's illustrations what we are striving for: the Rosatom is our big family». Alexey Martynov in his speech promised to «the parents, whose children took part in the contest, a real gift for the New Year will be the publication of the magazine «Trade Union Herald», which will publish all children's works».
The winners of the contest in the age category from 6 to 11 were recognized: 1-st place - Valeria Kozhelyuk, 10 years old, «My mother is an engineer», 2-nd place - Ekaterina Ihsanova, 10 years old, «My father is a metrologist», 3-rd place - Anna Alhimirovich, 7 years old, «My mother and father work at the Combine»; in the age category from 12 to 16: 1-st place- Sofya Orlova, 14 years old, «My life is the Combine», 2-nd place – Elizaveta Orlova, 15 years, «My mission», 3-rd place - Maria Mironova, 13 years old, «My mother is an engineer-metrologist».
All participants and winners were awarded diplomas and incentive prizes. A special gift from the organizers was handed to the youngest participant of the contest - five-year old Vasilisa Gulidova for the illustration «My father is going to a holiday». At the end of the evening, the kids were gifted with a real holiday with music, balloons, dances and a sweet table.