Business programme


New Education Technologies to Achieve Prosperity

07 Jun, 10:00–11:15
People First
Congress Centre, conference hall B1
In partnership with the Russian Textbook Corporation

One of the strategic objectives of the Russian government is to raise well-balanced and socially responsible individuals using high-quality and affordable education. Education infrastructure requires investments as well as modern teaching methods and technologies to achieve a new quality of human capital. What are the main development trends in this sphere in Russia? How can digital technologies help to provide equal access to education? What is the role of business and non-profit organizations in this process? How can funding for education be increased?

Moderator
Andrey Galiev, Vice President, Eksmo-AST Publishing Holding

Panellists
Alexander Brychkin, General Director, Russian Textbook Corporation
Yekaterina Bulycheva, General Director, New School Platform
Oksana Demianenko, Director, Skolkovo International Gymnasium
Yaroslav Kuzminov, Rector, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Aleksandr Laryanovskiy, Business Development Director, Managing Partner, Skyeng
Ivan Fedotov, Director, Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR)
Natalya Chebotar, Director of Strategy, Yandex.Education
Elena Shmeleva, Head, Talent and Success Foundation; Member of the Science and Education Council under the President of the Russian Federation

Front row participants
Andrey Klychkov, Governor of Orel Region
Ivan Kolomoyets, President, Uchi.ru
Alisiya Nikitina, General Director, Export School, Russian Export Center
David Rose, Partner, Director, Brookes Education Group
Julia Uzhakina, Director General, Rosatom Corporate Academy