Programme

PROSPECTS FOR THE RUSSIAN IT SECTOR: MARKETS, WORKFORCE, STRATEGY

Realizing Russia's Competitive Edge
Business Breakfast
Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.4

Moderators
Valentin Makarov , President, Russoft Association
Sergei Plugotarenko , Director, Russian Association for Electronic Communications (RAEC)

Panellists
Igor Agamirzian , Chief Executive Officer, RVC
Sergey Beloussov , Chief Executive Officer, Acronis
Vladimir Vasiliev , Rector, St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Dmitry Dyrmovsky , General Director, Member of the Board of Directors, Speech Technology Center
Aleksandr Egorov , General Direcor, Reksoft
Jose Luis Irigoyen , Director, Transport, Water, Information and Communications Technology, World Bank
Anatoly Karachinsky , President, IBS Group
Elena Plyasunova , General Director, Medtronic Russia
Oleg Tumanov , Chief Executive Officer, IVI.ru
Kirill Filippov , General Director, SPB TV
Mark Shmulevich , Deputy Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)

Broadcast

Key moments

“We have a strong desire to seriously reboot the IT sector.”
Nikolai Nikiforov
“Software was listed as a priority item for import substitution.“
Igor Agamirzian