The TAdviser SummIT 2022, one of Russia’s major events dedicated to business and government digital transformation, took place on May 31.
The developer of Elbrus processors is holding talks with Mikron over transferring the production to Zelenograd. The manufacturing facility located in Taiwan is no longer available for cooperation due to sanctions; however, the technological level in Russia is significantly lower.
The Ministry of Finance has proposed to grant benefits, as part of the tax maneuver, to accredited IT companies with 70 % share of income obtained from IT activities and lift restrictions on the number of employees.
The Russian Association for Electronic Communications also pointed out that there are some segments of Russian Internet economy that will likely demonstrate negative dynamics by the end of 2022.
The call for proposals to hold workshops at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) under the aegis of the UN is still open. This year the event will take place in Ethiopia in a hybrid format.
The II Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF 2022) finally took place at the Digital Business Space in Moscow on May 13. The Forum gathered the most creative, talented and progressive young people in the IT sector who are deeply interested in the future of the Internet. The event was joined by approximately 400 offline visitors and more than 80,000 online participants, watching the live stream on VK—the Forum’s partner platform.
Director of the Center for Global IT-Cooperation Vadim Glushchenko and General Director of the Znanie Society Maxim Dreval signed a memorandum of understanding at the Second Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF 2022).