Two A.S.I. observer members for 4 years, Spain and Georgia, became active members thanks to the positive vote of the General Assembly in Reims on July 5th.
Pablo Martin, president of the UAES, supported by UDSF and its president Michel Hermet, said he was very proud and moved to come back with full rights in the great family of the A.S.I.
Shalva Khetsuriani, president of the Georgian Sommeliers Association, supported by the Russian Association, also said that he was very grateful and really willing to enhance sommellerie in Georgia.
Now the A.S.I. counts with 57 active members, from 57 countries around the world.