Solemn meeting in the conference hall of the Institute of Metallurgy of the USSR Academy of Sciences, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences IP Bardin. Academician A. A. Blagonravov opens the meeting. Academician G.V. Kurdyumov makes a report on the activities of Academician I.P. Bardin. Anniversary greetings: Vice-President of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR Academician A. Topchiev, Minister of Geology and Mineral Protection of the USSR P. Ya. Antropov and others. IP Bardin delivers a response speech.