13 June 2018

Winning Digital Strategies

In 2017-2018, five ‘Winning Digital Strategies’ events were held in Moscow by the Vedomosti business daily in partnership with the National IT Leader Prize. Senior managers met to share cross-industry experience and ideas, as well as to discuss the potential of advanced technology implementations and the most prominent IT and digital projects.

The first ‘Winning Digital Strategies’ event was held on October 31, 2017, in Ararat Park Hayat hotel and was moderated by Anna Znamenskaya, Director for Digital Technologies, VEON Russia, and Pavel Kantyshev, Editor of Technology and Telecom Department, Vedomosti. During the event, the attending experts shared their business cases and discussed digitalization, which is a backbone of new-breed companies, and increasing revenue the successful offline businesses earn from their online projects.

The second event keynoted as Digital Life: Credit Risk Assessment Goes Digital was held on November 16, 2017, in Swissotel Krasnye Holmy and was moderated by Ivan Lebedev, Founder and Managing Partner of REBUS Lab. Top managers from banks and other financial institutions joined the round table to share experience in employing digital techniques for credit risk assessment.

The third event on Pharma Transformation in a New Era of Digital Economy was held on December 13, 2017, in Ararat Park Hayat hotel and was moderated by Ivan Glushkov, Deputy General Director, STADA CIS. Top managers of pharmaceutical companies joined the round table to discuss challenges that the industry will face in the digital era.
During the fourth event held on December 19, 2017, and moderated by Alexey Korovin, Co-owner and CEO at Active Learning, senior managers of pharmaceutical companies joined the round table to discuss challenges that the industry will face in the digital era. Top managers of large banks met at the round table to share cross-industry experience and ideas regarding retail banking digitalization.

The fifth discussion on Digital Life: Russian Chemical and Petrochemical Industry in the Digital Age was held on June 7, 2018, in Ararat Park Hayat hotel, with the event being moderated by Andrei Kostin, CEO of RUPEC information and analytical agency. Senior managers of leading chemical manufacturers discussed the potential of advanced IT implementations at Russian chemical enterprises.