Academician Erekle Gamkrelidze – 85
On 17 May 2018, the Presidium of the Georgian National Academy of Sciences warmly congratulated academician Erekle Gamkrelidze, on his 85th birthday. To celebrate this remarkable date a scientific conference was held at the Academy. The outstanding scientists participated in this conference: D. Shengelia, h. Chelidze, M. Kakabadze, N. Poporadze and others. Academician E.Gamkrelidze has made a great contribution to the development of different areas of geology and, first of all, tectonics. He is Janelidze and Tvalchrelidze prizes laureate and awarded with the Order of Honor.