On August 19, 2020, Mr Alexander Rybas, Trade Commissioner of Russia in India, took part in the online Brainstorming session on “Developing India-Russia digital transformation & Frontier technology”.
Also in the Event took part Ms Elena Tishchenko, Advisor to the Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Moscow State University, Mr Ravi Sharma, President, Indian Institute of Technology - IIT Alumni Council, Telephone Equipment Manufacturing Association (TEMA), Mr Valentin Makarov, President, Russoft, Mr Vadim Koktov, Vice President Russoft, Deputy Director General, Beepitron LLC, Mr Alok Kumar, Vice President Russoft, Chairman AKIS TECH LTD.
Industry experts discussed prospects of cooperation between Russia in India in the spheres of information and communication technologies, FinTech, space exploration, environmental protection, engineering services, educational services including innovative quantum technology and data security.
During the discussions was signed the Memorandum of Understanding between IIT Alumni Council and Russoft about cooperation in the sphere of Quantum Computers, Quantum Networking, Folded protein simulation, MegaLab testing infrastructure and MegaIncubator for startup support.
The IIT Alumni Council is an Autonomous and independent alumni body of the twenty - three Indian institutes of technology (IIT), Andthe Technical Institutes of Excellence Network (Institutes of Excellence NetworkTieNet) (http://iitalumnicouncil.org/).
A video recording of the meeting is available here https://yadi.sk/i/0tVjK-WvCTx-HQ.