Welcoming Remarks from D.A. Stukalenko, the Director of Surgut Regional Division of the Public Joint-Stock Company “Megafon”

Dear Colleagues! On behalf of “Megafon” Company I would like to welcome participants, guests and organizers of the IX International IT-FORUM.

It is the ninth time when Ugra gathers leading specialists, famous experts and leading companies in IT-industry with a purpose to determine vector for development of information technologies in the nearest future. The Forum is a significant event in IT-sector that is being expected by many of our colleagues and partners.

Wealth of information, high speed technology development that requires rapid adaptation and desire to be viable at the regional and international markets immerse companies into IT-sphere. Importance of information security issues increases and from individual tasks these issues should be switched into cases for solution by professional societies and public institutions. The Ugra IT-Forum will answer multiple questions, introduce international trends in technologies and recharge oneself with energy from communication with colleagues and experts in this sector.

I wish all participants effective work at the Forum, mutually profitable contacts and productive exchange of opinions. See you at the Forum!