All-Russian Forum “Information society 2015: challenges and goals”

17—23 may 2015 at 10 a.m. | Chelyabinsk

The Analytical Center is a co-organizer of the “Open Data” session and the “Open Data Hackathon” which will take place within the All-Russian Forum “Information Society 2015: challenges and goals”.

The Forum has been taking place for 5 years and is promoted as a key industry event. More than 1000 experts from different regions of Russia, representatives of the RF Government Office, the RF Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications, the RF Ministry of Economic Development and other federal agencies will take part in the event.

Traditional sections’ themes: e-government, digitization of public services, update of communications infrastructure, industry information. In addition, within the Forum some strategy sessions on the development of the IT industry, discussions of new mechanisms for projects’ financing in the information field, including the public-private partnership, the foresight of the IT industry in the long term to develop distant horizons of development, are scheduled. A meeting of the Council on Regional Informatization of the Government Commission on the use of information technologies to improve the quality of life and business environment will also take place.

A series of «Smart Region» events will also happen during which experts will discuss various aspects of the implementation of the “smart city” concept,  new approaches to urban management, security and comfort of daily life.

Date: May 21-23, 2015, 10:00 a.m.

Venue: Chelyabinsk

Contacts: Sorokin@ac.gov.ru