Business programme

Globalization, Protectionism and Technological Security: Finding the Right Balance

03 Jun , 15:00–16:15
New Technology Frontiers
Congress Centre, Hall of Sber

One of the key development processes in the 21st century global economy is the onward march of globalization, which is taking the internationalization of economic life to a qualitatively new level. How can the right balance be struck between national interests, import substitution, and the export potential of national telecom and IT projects? What should the focus be when building a global business? How can the state provide genuine assistance for businesses to flourish at the global level? What are the risks and rewards of developing businesses in Russia and, likewise, of focusing on international markets? What problems are currently being experienced with innovative projects, and how can they be resolved?

Andrey Kuzyaev, President, Member of the Board of Directors, ER-Telecom Holding

Elena Bocherova, Executive Director, Acronis-Infoprotect
Roman Goryunov, Chairman, Russian Trading System Stock Exchange
Nikolay Dobrovolskiy, Co-Founder, Vice President, Parallels (online)
Maria Lapuk, Co-founder, Blanc
Anna Migal, Director of Business Development, Rakuten Viber (online)
Joshua Phoho Setipa, Managing Director, United Nations Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries
Anatoliy Smorgonskiy, General Director, Gett in Russia
Daniil Fedorov, Chief Operating Officer, Ozon

Front row participants
Sergey Solovyev, General Director, Chairman of the Management Board, T1 Group
Dmitry Shushkin, Chief Executive Officer, ABBYY Russia (online)