SME Forum Digital Services for Business

The inevitable digitalization of business, including small and medium-sized enterprises as well as micro-businesses


Youth Digital Ombudsperson at "Bolshaya peremena"

On June 1, International Children's Day, the team of the Youth Digital Ombudsperson (YDO) - Dmitry Gulyaev and Irina Trapeznikova - took part in the national festival "Bolshaya Peremena".


Alexander Hinstein: Internet access by passport is currently not on the agenda

The State Duma is preparing to consider the law that will oblige foreign IT giants to open full-fledged representative offices in Russia, register on the Roskomnadzor website and count traffic according to the Russian method.


"Landing" of foreign IT companies becomes a global norm

A press conference was held at Interfax on the topic of regulation of global digital platforms in national jurisdictions. In particular, the "law on landing" for foreign IT giants recently submitted to the State Duma was discussed.


Alliance to protect children on the Internet

The initiative to unite IT companies to protect children on the Internet was voiced at XXV Russian Internet Forum.


Center participation in WSIS Forum 2021: ICTs for Inclusive, Resilient and Sustainable Societies and Economies

The final week of the World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2021 was held from 17 to 21 May. The WSIS Forum was co-organized by ITU, UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in close collaboration with all WSIS Action Line Facilitators/Co-Facilitators.


Prospects of Russia's participation in the global IT cooperation was discussed at the RANS Conference

On 28 April, the global IT cooperation session was held within the framework of the 19th annual conference “Ensuring Trust and Security in the use of ICT”, organized by the Russian Association for Networks and Services (RANS).


International round table "AI 2021 - Reality and Possibilities"

On 22 April, 2021, the first international round table ‘AI 2021 - reality and possibilities’ was held at Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), under the auspices of the Department of Digital Economy and Artificial Intelligence’s Discussion Club. The event was attended by Russian and foreign experts, including representatives of the business and scientific communities.