Press event programme


IBM East Europe/Asia, PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

06 Jun, 13:20–13:35
Agreement Signing Ceremony
Pavilion H, press centre, signing ceremony hall H2

Signing of a memorandum on establishing the blockchain technology Academic Centre of Competence.

The main topics of the Centre’s activities will include student training, digital ecosystem R&D and development of effective practices for practical use of information technologies in the areas of Blockchain, Internet of Things optimization systems.

Honorary Guest of the Ceremony
Vladimir Potanin, President, Chairman of the Board, MMC Norilsk Nickel

Representatives of the parties signing the agreement
Sergey Batekhin, Senior Vice-President, Sales, Procurement, and Innovation, PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel
Iris Dzeba, Country General Manager, IBM Russia/CIS
Nikolay Kudryavtsev, Rector, FSAEI HPE «Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology State University»