Coorganizers and partners



Russian Railways

Joint Stock Company “Russian Railways” is one of the largest rail companies in the world with huge volumes of passenger and freight transportation. The company has high ratings, qualified specialists in all the spheres of the rail business, extensive scientific and technological basis, project and construction facilities, experience in international cooperation.


EY — Partner of the Business Networking Platform — Global leader in the field of taxation, transaction support, advisory services, and audit.
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Internet Initiatives Development Fund is a Russian VC fund established in March 2013. The fund provides early-stage tech startups with investment and expertise via an acceleration program, along with helping the government draft an up-to-date regulatory environment for online and venture businesses. IIDF’s mission is to make Russian tech environment clear and transparent for every innovative entrepreneur willing to start or expand their own internet business. The fund currently manages 6 billion rubles, with over 300 startups in its portfolio. Basing upon Dow Jones VentureSource data for 2013-2014, IIDF could be called the most active seed fund in Europe (by the number of deals).


With its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and mobility services.

Aeroflot – Russian Airlines

Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance.
Aeroflot operates one of the youngest fleets in the world with 198 aircraft.


The State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM is one of the global technological leaders. It is one of the largest companies of the Russian Federation. It brings together nuclear power and power engineering assets, as well as NPP design and construction.


Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected.


Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of €67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft and is one of the world’s leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.


Microsoft Inc. is the world leader in information technology, software, devices and IT services. It is one of the largest corporations in the world with representatives in more than 190 countries. At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more.


RITE – is a global provider of the best Russian IT solutions.
Company’s mission is to substantially increase high-tech export from Russia and to support Russian IT-industry development.


AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in the main therapy areas - Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases and Respiratory. The company also is selectively active in the areas of Autoimmunity, Neuroscience and Infection. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and millions of patients use its innovative medicines worldwide.

Pepeliaev Group

Pepeliaev Group is a leading Russian law firm offering the full range of legal services in all regions of Russia, in most former Soviet countries and abroad. Over 160 lawyers in Moscow, St Petersburg, Krasnoyarsk, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Vladivostok, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Seoul provide legal assistance to over 1,500 companies operating in various industries. 50% of these are international corporations implementing long-term investment projects in Russia.


ZYFRA (part of Renova Group) international company based in Russia. It’s service offering based on Industrial Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence for capital-intensive and health sectors. ZНАКФ delivers out of the box industry specific solutions including predictive analytics, monitoring of industrial equipment, personnel and corporate fleet management.


PJSC MegaFon - a leading Russian provider of integrated digital services, operating in all segments of the telecommunications markets in Russia. The company is a technology pioneer, having been the first to cover all regions in Russia and to roll out commercial 3G, LTE and LTE Advanced networks. MegaFon is currently working to develop 5G technologies and big data and IoT solutions. Together with major Russian internet company Group, MegaFon is developing new digital solutions for individual and corporate clients


«Gazprombank» (Joint-Stock Company) is one of three largest banks in the Russian Federation in terms of total assets and equity. Our principal business areas are corporate banking, retail banking, investment banking and depositary services. Our banking activities also include securities trading, foreign exchange operations, precious metals operations, clearing operations and settlement services. Read more - ht


The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world's largest beverage company, offering over 500 brands to people in more than 200 countries. Led by Coca-Cola, one of the world's most valuable and recognizable brands, the company's portfolio features 21 billion-dollar brands, 19 of which are available in reduced-, low- or no-calorie options to help people moderate their consumption of added sugar.


RBC is a leading Russian media holding, with leadership positions in news and business media, as well as in domain name registration and hosting. The company’s history counts more than 20 years. RBC employs key media platforms such as the Internet, TV, and press, develops B2B media services, and provides domain registration and hosting services (RU-CENTER Group).

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World Economic Forum

Всемирный экономический форум (ВЭФ) — швейцарская неправительственная организация, наиболее известная организацией ежегодных встреч в Давосе. На встречи приглашаются ведущие руководители бизнеса, политические лидеры, видные мыслители и журналисты. Предметом обсуждения являются наиболее острые мировые проблемы, включая здравоохранение и охрану окружающей среды.

The World Bank

The World Bank is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) established for the purposes of international economic development.


Singapore is called the Asian Silicon Valley. It is believed to be one of the key drivers for the global technology and finance.
Dozens of innovative products in the sphere of healthcare, education, retail and other important spheres of activity of the state, business and human are created in Singapore.
Singapore government provides every kind of support for innovative technologies development and implementation. The country is implementing the national Smart Nation programme that encourages implementation of new technologies at all levels of economy, including state projects.

Foreign Investment Advisory Council

The Foreign Investment Advisory Council (FIAC) unites the CEOs of major international companies operating on the Russian market. FIAC was founded in 1994, and today consists of 53 companies. Its activities include promoting the development of the innovative environment in Russia.

FINTECH Assosiation

Ассоциация ФинТех ( учреждена в конце 2016 г. В состав ассоциации входят: Банк России, Сбербанк, банк ВТБ, Альфа Банк, Газпромбанк, Банк «Открытие», Национальная система платежных карт, КИВИ банк, Банк АК БАРС, РНКО Платежный центр, Тинькофф банк, Райффайзенбанк, ассоциированные члены: БинБанк, СКБ-Банк Совкомбанк, Промсвязьбанк, ПАО «МТС», VISA, Mastercard, «МБ Инновации» и Внешэкономбанка (ВЭБ). Целью работы Ассоциации ФинТех (АФТ) является разработка и внедрение новых технологических решений в целях обеспечения развития финансового рынка, а также создание условий для цифровизации экономики Российской Федерации.