Meetings (Chicago, IL).
speech in his bid for Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 (Guatemala
Summit meeting (Washington, DC).
US Information Agency
meeting with Soviet media executives (Washington, DC).
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,
President of Liberia (Fort Worth, TX).
U.S. Department of Energy
Power Generation conference (Moscow, Russia)
on preparing financial packages for Russian power plants.
MW provided all interpreters and simultaneous interpretation
equipment (Gatlinburg, TN);
on energy-efficient construction. MW provided equipment and
interpretation; (Moscow, Russia);
workshop on energy-efficient construction. MW provided equipment
and interpretation (Washington, DC);
Workshop on corporate,
financial and legal structure of utilities (Charleston, SC);
U.S. High Temperature
Gas Turbine Mission to Russia (Moscow, Russia);
and Distribution Law International Conference (Moscow, Russia);
on technologies and experience of oil and gas production in
the Arctic. MW provided 25 English-Russian interpreters (Anchorage,
Workshop on export
controls at the Nuclear Research Institute (Kiev, Ukraine);
on oil spill emergency response system (Odessa, Ukraine);
MW provided interpreters and equipment.
with Kazakhstan on energy-efficient construction (Washington,
DC). MW provided 8 interpreters and equipment.
Spill Response Workshop for Heads of RF Administrations (Oak
Ridge, TN). MW provided interpreters and equipment.
Kazakhstan Nuclear Study
Tour (Washington, DC, Yucca Mountain, NE). MW provided
interpreters and equipment.
Energy Partnership (Washington, DC). MW provided 10 interpreters
Evolving Opportunities in
the Russian Mining Sector (Toronto, Canada).
Shell Oil (Criterion)
Ebullated Bed Resid Upgrading Workshop
Environmental Protection Agency
Scientific exchange on Dose Reconstruction. (Site visits to Chernobyl, Chelyabinsk
and other nuclear accident locations);
Group meetings (Moscow).
University of California
on Dose Reconstruction.
MW provided equipment and interpreting.
Oral history conference:
End of Cold War (Providence,
Centers for Disease Control
Epidemiology Seminars. MW provided interpreters and equipment.
National Institute of Standards and
program with GOSSTANDART, Russia. Annual meetings (in the
U.S. and Russia).
Argonne National Laboratory
exchange with Semipalatinsk, Novaia Zemlia and other Russian
scientists on nuclear armaments.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
generation nuclear power plant design and operation. MW provided
all interpreters and equipment;
Odessa Ecoport project
workshop (Odessa, Ukraine.) MW provided interpreting and equipment;
Oil spill rapid
response and containment (Constanza, Romania).
Livermore National Laboratory
and Byelorussian scientist briefings on LabŐs cutting edge
Sandia National Laboratory
arsenal support conferences (London, England and Vienna, Austria).
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
to assist GOSATOMNADZOR in writing Russian legislation on
commissioning and decommissioning nuclear power plants.
U.S. Department of Defence
with Russian Ministry of Defence on nuclear arsenal stewardship
in the post-CBNT era (London, England and Vienna, Austria);
US-Russian Federation Missile Defence Exercise (MDEX) (Ft.
Exchange with Kazakhstan Military Police (Fort McPherson, GA; Ft. Leonard Wood, MO);
US-Russia GPS-GLONASS WG-1
Meeting (Cocoa Beach, FL);
Planning Working Group (Tampa, FL);
Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan PJ training (Albuquerque, NM);
CENTCOM Staff Talks with
Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan
ECOFORUM 2008 (St. Petersburg,
Center for Naval Analysis
Power Forum (Washington, DC).
The Energy Symposium
and award ceremony for creative and effective NGOs (Chicago,
IL). Annually. MW provides interpreters in all languages and
satellite communications project Board of Directors meetings
(Chicago, IL and Bangkok, Thailand);
communications and data transmittal infrastructure (training
for Russian network operators). MW provided equipment (Schaumburg,
Mobile Product Sector certification exercises (Schaumburg,
iDEN group negotiations
Distributor Summit (Schaumburg and Chicago, IL) MW provided
American Society of Mechanical Engineers,
on industry-generated standards (Washington, DC).
The MITRE Corporation
ecological conference on the use of defence satellites and
space photography for environmental purposes (Washington,
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban
program on seismic construction (Washington, DC, San Francisco,
National Institutes of Health
conference (Washington, DC).
Conference on bypass
surgery (Washington, DC).
Illinois General Assembly
program with members of CIS legislatures (Springfield, IL).
Arctic Council Meeting
Senior Arctic Officials'
Meeting (Barrow, AK).
Canada Department of Public Works
and Government Services
Laboratories (Winnipeg, Canada);
Inuit: Unity within
Diversity. 2006 ICC General Assembly (Barrow, AK);
Paper and pulp seminar
Mining seminar (Toronto,
The Judicial Exchange
(Banff Springs, Canada);
visit of His Excellency Gundars Daudze, Speaker, Latvian Saeima
(Ottawa, Toronto, Canada)
The Global Fund To Fight AIDS, TB
Board of Directors
and Working Meeting (Guatemala City, Guatemala);
Board of Directors
and Working Meeting (Kunming, China);
Board of Directors
and Working Meeting (New Delhi, India);
North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission
meetings (Vancouver, BC, Seattle, WA, Juneau, AK, Vladivostok,
Russian Federation, Jeju, Korea).
U.S. Postal Service
conference on latest research in mail processing robotics
(fuzzy sets, etc.) (Washington, DC).
polyethylene plant technology transfer to Russia. Training
program for Russian plant operators (Piscataway, NJ).
United States Information Agency
conference of the Presidents of U.S.S.R. Universities;
Small Business Administration
school for Russian businessmen;
Talks (Chief Interpreter).
American Bar Association
Sobchak, Mayor of Leningrad: appearances in the U.S.A.
GE Executive Training Course
executive training workshops (Crotonville, NY, and Moscow, Russia). Michael Wasserman supplied interpreting equipment
and 14 interpreters).
GE Power Systems
Turbine control training workshop.
U.S. Federal Reserve
for the heads of Central Banks of NIC.
U.S. Department of Commerce
Goods and Overseas Construction Department seminars and meetings
(in the US, Russia and France).
workshops on commercial law (Chicago, IL).
International Monetary Fund
Taxes in Emerging
Economies Seminar (Washington, DC).
Conference on Second
Generation Reforms (Washington, DC).
World Bank (Board of Governors)
Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meetings
XXII-XXV (in Tromso, Norway; Lima, Peru; The Hague, Netherlands;
Warsaw, Poland; Madrid, Spain; Cape Town, South Africa; Stockholm,
Sweden; Edinburgh, UK; New Delhi, India.)
Oral history conference:
End of Cold War.
Soccer World Cup
USA 1994 (Chicago, IL)
Seventeenth World Basketball Congress, World Basketball Championship
AIBA (International Association of
Extraordinary Congress (Chicago, IL)
FILA (International Association of Amateur Wrestling)
International Olympic Committee
Games of the XXVIth
Olympiad (the Centennial Olympic Games) (Atlanta, GA)
The Winter Olympics
The Winter Olympics
(Salt Lake City, UT)
The 114th IOC Session
(Mexico City, Mexico)
The 119th IOC Session
(Guatemala City, Guatemala)
IOC Session (Beijing, China)
The XXIXth Olympic
Games (Beijing, China)
Pepsi Ring of Honor
(San Juan, Puerto Rico, and Albany, NY.) Annually.
Treasures of Russia
from Peterhof exhibition
(Las Vegas, NV).
at Casa Loma press conference (Toronto, Canada).
The Field Museum
Gold exhibition (Chicago, IL). MW provided all interpreters.
United Methodist Church
(Fort Worth, TX).
Extravaganzas, Presidential Summits, Universities and Weekend
Leadership Training Sessions (Orlando, Los Angeles, Chicago,
London, Prague, Stuttgart, Rimini, Montecatini, Tokyo (3 times),
Osaka, Kobe, Chiba, Fukuoka, Hong Kong, Moscow (3 times), Hawaii, Paris,
Anaheim, Long Beach, Singapore).
Training Program for Armenian Water Sector Specialists: Institutional
and Regulatory Issues for the Water Sector (Chicago, IL).
International Launch Services
Astra 1K Launch
Campaign (Baikonur, Kazakhstan).