R. Minnikhanov held a meeting of the organizing committee on the preparation and conduct of the WorldSkills Kazan 2019
Photo by Denis Gordiyko
August 8). Another meeting of the republican organizing committee on the
preparation of the 45th WorldSkills Championship was held today by Rustam
Minnikhanov, the President of the RT. Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan,
took part in the event.
of the organizing committee took place at the site of the international
exhibition center “Kazan Expo”. Before the event, Rustam Minnikhanov and his
entourage assessed the final stage of preparation of the competition sites on
the territory of Kazan Expo.
Minnikhanov assessed the readiness of the competition sites to host the
championship. He examined the transport (shuttle buses and cars) that will
transport guests and participants of the competition during the championship.
meeting of the organizing committee, Rustam Minnikhanov marked: we are at the
finish line for the preparation of the 45th Worldskills Championship.
country will host competitions of this level for the first time in the entire
60-year history of this world movement”, said the President of the RT. “We
understand that this is not just an honor for us, but also a great and serious
responsibility. All the views
of the professional community are focused on Kazan, and we must once again
prove that we represent our country, the Russian Federation”.
to Rustam Minnikhanov, 1300 contestants and 1300 experts from 63 countries are
expected to arrive at the 45th world championship. More than 200 thousand
people, as well as more than 1000 media representatives, will come to Kazan as
we have repeatedly held events of a larger scale by the number of participants.
However, the experience is not a reassurance”, said Rustam Minnikhanov. “Let me
remind you that 2019 is the Year of working professions in Tatarstan. I think
it’s right if we decorate it with the outstanding and excellent WorldSkills
Minnikhanov reminded that less than two weeks are left before the start.
visited the main objects of the championship and saw that they are in a high
degree of readiness. The work is going as planned. However, there are a number
of issues that I propose to discuss today at the meeting and determine the next
steps. We have already given certain instructions and comments during the
inspection of the facilities”, said Rustam Minnikhanov.
report “On the preparations for the 45th WorldSkills Championship in Kazan in
2019” was made by Azat Kadyrov, the general director of the Directorate of
Sports and Social Projects. He informed about the main directions regarding the
preparation of facilities and infrastructure, the cultural and entertainment
program prepared for the guests, and work on other pressing issues.
to the press service of the President of the RT, issues of ensuring security
during the world championship, accommodation and catering for client groups,
providing transport services to participants, etc. were also considered during
the meeting of the republican organizing committee.
the meeting, Rustam Minnikhanov expressed confidence that with the close cooperation
of all structures and departments, all preparatory activities would be
completed on time, and the championship would be held at a high organizational