Digital Transformation of the Economy: International and Russian Experience in Digitizing the Transport Sector

08 Jun , 08:30–10:00
Business Breakfast
CDO\IT Breakfast
conference hall (Krasnodar Region stand)

Digital transformation serves as a driver of the scientific and technological development of Russia’s economy, laying the ground for its leadership in the global technological arena. The digitalization of Russia’s transport sector, which forms a key element of the international transport corridors connecting Europe and Asia, is one of the priority tasks set by the government in order to enhance the competitiveness of the economy and transit potential in particular. The introduction and scaling up of breakthrough, end-to-end technologies in the transport and logistics sector, including the use of artificial intelligence, will ensure Russia’s leading position in the global market in the near future. What government support mechanisms are needed to stimulate the digital transformation of the transport and logistics sector and what are the key trends in the sector? What international and Russian digitalization practices in the transport sector have been most successful? How can the application of end-to-end technologies, such as artificial intelligence, in transport and logistics supply chains enhance the country’s transit capacity? How can innovative digital solutions be adapted to the existing infrastructure?

Evgeniy Kovnir, General Director, Digital Economy
Valentin Makarov, President, Russoft Association

Maxim Akimov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
Olga Algayerova, Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, European Commission
Sergei Plugotarenko, Director, Russian Association for Electronic Communications (RAEC)
Alexander Povalko, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Management Board, RVC
Tigran Khudaverdyan, Managing Director, Yandex
Evgeny Charkin, Information Technology Director, Russian Railways
Viktoria Scherbakova-Slyusarenko, Executive Director, Digital Transport and Logistics Association

Front row participants
Pavel Adylin, Executive Director, Artezio
Igor Bevzyuk, General Director, 2050.Digital
Igor Bogachev, Chief Executive Officer, Zyfra
Sergey Garbuk, Director for Research Project, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Dmitry Dyrmovsky, General Director, Member of the Board of Directors, Speech Technology Centre
Aleksandr Egorov, General Direcor, Reksoft
Marina Zhunich, Director for Government Relations, Google LLC
Mikhail Kudinov, Commercial Director, VeeRoute
Yulia Kudryavtseva, Director for Strategic Development, Foresight
Artak Oganesyan, Deputy General Director, EPAM Systems
Viktor Parakhin, Deputy General Director, ZaschitaInfoTrans of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation
Vladimir Rubanov, Managing Director, Rosplatforma
Igor Sarychev, General Director, Lanit-Tercom
Alexey Semenov, General Director, Geoscan Group
Alexey Semenov, Deputy Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation
Yury Spektorov, Managing Partner, Bain & Company CIS
Andrey Ustyuzhanin, Head, Laboratory of Methods for Big Data Analysis, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Evgeny Filatov, General Director, SKB Kontur
Dmitry Shushkin, Chief Executive Officer, ABBYY Russia