The delegation from Slovenia is a friendly visit to Chernivtsi. On October 3, Chernivtsi Mayor Alex Kaspruk Mayor of Bled Janez Fayfar (Janez Faifar) agreed on the establishment of friendly relations between Bled and Chernivtsi.
The press service of the City Council.
It was also discussed possible project ideas with the revival of tourism, development of relations with Chernivtsi University, where from 1916 to 1918 worked world-renowned mathematician Joseph Plemel (Josip Plemelj), a native of the town of Bled .
Mayor Janez Fayfar, being educated is ethnologist and professor of geography, explores the history of his native city and trying to restore the historical and cultural links with European cities in which to work his outstanding countrymen. He said that in 1907 Joseph Plemel was appointed associate professor of the University of Chernivtsi (at the time - Chernivtsi University of Franz Joseph), and in 1908 - Professor of Mathematics. From 1912 to 1913 he served as Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Chernivtsi.
With the advent J. Plemelya in Chernivtsi University, according to Janez Fayfara, development of mathematical science in it much excited. In these years Plemel was a foreign member of the German Mathematical Society, enjoyed prestige among the mathematical community in Austria, made a significant contribution to the development of science and mathematics education in Bukovina.
The Mayor of Bled also informed the mayor of Chernivtsi main ways of filling the city budget, the main role in this was given tourism. Yes Bled small town (population about 7000 inhabitants), annually receives 400 thousand tourists from around the world.
Joseph Fayfar strongly recommended the city council to do everything necessary to restore regular flights from the local airport in European cities. The sides confirmed the need to establish friendly relations between Bled and Chernivtsi, which put the beginning of joint events to celebrate the memory of Joseph Plemelya and planned for next year visit to Chernivtsi hoteliers from Slovenia.
Bled - town in Slovenia, one of the most famous spa and ski resorts in the country, known since the mid-nineteenth century. The city is located on the shores of Lake Bled. On the island of the lake is the Church of the Ascension of the Virgin Mary (pictured) - one of the symbols of Slovenia.
Also known for the Bled castle on the cliff XI.