Delegates from 63 countries are expected to participate in the IT Forum

25/05/2021

Ugra continues active work on preparation of the XII International
IT Forum with the participation of BRICS and SCO countries. The day before, the members of the organizing committee discussed preparation of the event. Currently, more than 400 people have registered, including about 200 people with off-line participation, whose safety will be subject to special attention.

The organizers have formed the final program of the IT Forum, which includes 45 business events, an exhibition and a cultural program. In addition, moderators, issues discussed and venues of the events were identified. Up-to-date information is available on the official website of the Forum.

To date, participation of delegates from 63 countries has been confirmed, including representatives of the authorities of foreign countries, diplomatic corps of the BRICS, SCO and CSTO countries (Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republics of Nicaragua, Uganda, Gabon, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Grenada and the Dominican Republic in the Russian Federation), federal and regional authorities, IT companies, public and scientific organizations of foreign countries. Representatives of all BRICS, SCO and CSTO member states are expected to participate in the Forum.

The Forum will be held for four days - from 15 to 18 of June. Special attention will be paid to the following subjects: artificial intelligence, digital transformation in Russia and the world, life in the post-pandemic space.

Key events of the IT Forum with participation of foreign experts: International Conferences "Infoforum-Ugra", "Information and Communication in the Digital Age: Explicit and Implicit Impacts" under the auspices of UNESCO, "Integration of the digital notary into the digital economy of the country", panel discussion "Digital Cross-border interaction" jointly with the Assembly of the Peoples of Eurasia, International Conference for Educators EdCrunch Ugra, a round table and a foresight session "Access to information archival resources in the context of digital transformation".

General partners of the IT Forum are PRIME GROUP, Rosneft, Rostelecom, Salym Petroleum, Slavneft-Megionneftegaz. Investment partners: Technocom, FORS.