On December 20, 2019, on the basis of Ivano-Frankivskgaz OJSC, with the participation of UTA President I. Polovnikov, an away meeting of academicians of the Carpathian regional branch of the academy was held.
During the meeting, the program of activities and prospects for the further development of the UTA department were discussed and new full members of the Academy were accepted into the UTA:
- Vitaliy Anatolyevych Shulga, Chairman of the Board of OJSC Ivano-Frankivskgaz;
- Igor Ivanovych Vysochanskiy, Technical Director of Ivano-Frankivskgaz OJSC;
- Rostyslav Bogdanovych Skrypyuk, Associate Professor, Department of Information and Telecommunication Technologies and Systems, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas.