КОИБ in the Studio!

29 сентября 2011 г.

On September 29th in Irkutsk Oblast a seminar organized by the Electoral Commission of the Irkutsk Region on the upcoming State Duma election was held. It was attended by the Chairman of the Regional Election Commission, Viktor Ignatenko and officials from local governments.

Chairman Ignatenko’s keynote speech was on the importance of legality and transparency in the election. The workshop of the seminar was dedicated to the implementation of the КОИБ (Complex Processing of Ballots, an automated ballot reading machine) system in the region, phasing out the traditional ballot box. This included explaining other logistical issues of the upcoming election to the members of the Regional Electoral Commission and the audience, and a demonstration of the machine’s features.

“The full article can be found here in Russian.”