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Next Month: Skolkovo Cyber Day 2015

Hypercube at Skolkovo
Hypercube at Skolkovo

Coming up on December 17th, Skolkovo Cyber Day 2015 takes places at Hypercube building at the Skolkovo Innovation Center in Moscow. This first ever international conference focused on Eastern Europe will focus on developing technologies in the information security realm.

Skolkovo CyberDay 2015 brings together the key decision makers and innovators from security experts to public authorities and tech companies who are changing the landscape of IT security. Notable speakers include: Cisco’s Director for Russia and the CIS, Jonathan Sparrow; Skolkovo  Foundation’s President, Victor Vekselburg; Alexander Galitsky, Managing Partner at Almaz Capital Partners; as well as other distinguished experts and entrepreneurs.

In attendance will be the top managers, investors, and other representatives from government, banking, and the production sphere of IT. Evgeny Kaspersky, CEO of Kaspersky Lab, the world’s largest privately-held vendor of endpoint protection, is also slated to speak at the event. Other activities scheduled include:

  • The Final of the All-Russian competition “Skolkovo Cybersecurity Challenge
  • An excursion to the Cisco Experience Center
  • A tour entitled “Skolkovo Drive,” to include a visit to Bolshoi Technopark
  • And an exhibition of new and innovative products

Skolkovo Cyber Day 2015 will address such topics as: the future of information security, market trends, new technology solutions in information security, automation security, justifying costs, and start-up development.

To get to the Hypercube building, attendees can take the inter-city shuttle, which departs about every 5 minutes. The event is free, but space is limited, so those interested are required to sign up. Readers may also contact the organizing committee via Email at: it-cluster@sk.ru