We invite you to participate
at the XII International IT Forum with BRICS and SCO countries participation
15-18 June 2021
Khanty-Mansiysk will host the 12th International IT Forum with BRICS and SCO countries participation (hereinafter referred to as the Forum) on 15-18 June 2021.
The Forum is a platform for exchanging ideas and solutions among representatives of foreign governments, diplomatic corps, federal and regional authorities, Russian and foreign IT companies, public and scientific organisations. The discussions focus on the digital transformation of industries and priority areas for the development and use of artificial intelligence technologies.
In 2019, Khanty-Mansiysk hosted more than 4,000 guests of the Forum from 52 countries and 61 subjects of the Russian Federation. Forty-nine events took place and more than 270 Russian and foreign experts spoke over two days. Unfortunately, the epidemiological situation in the world made adjustments and the Forum was postponed from 2020 to 2021.
The format for the 2021 event has been decided online, taking into account the epidemiological situation regarding the spread of a new coronavirus infection.
The Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Ugra Archive Service (hereinafter – Ugra Archive Service) is the organizer of the Foresight Session "Preservation of Documentary and Historical Heritage in the Age of Digital Transformation". Foresight Session and Round Table "Access to Information Archival Resources in the Context of Digital Transformation" (hereinafter referred to as the Round Table (hereinafter referred to as the Roundtable).
The keynote of the events will be a discussion on issues related primarily to ensuring the continuous lifecycle of electronic documents, maintaining their authenticity, reliability, integrity and suitability for further use in historical retrospect, as well as preservation of digital content of social media and internet resources in archives, and increasing accessibility of digital archival heritage for citizens.
Session and Round Table will be attended by representatives of the international archival community, national archives of BRICS and SCO countries, as well as heads and specialists of authorised bodies and institutions in the field of archives in the regions of the Russian Federation.
You are invited to become speakers and participants in the Foresight Session "Preservation of documentary and historical heritage in the era of digital transformation" and the Roundtable "Access to information archival resources in the context of digital transformation".
To participate in the events, compulsory registration is required by 24 May 2021 https://itforum.admhmao.ru/2021/registration/, submit an application form and submit an abstract (if available).
The report shall be drawn up in accordance with the attached guidelines for the text of the report (Annex 2).
Contact person: Consultant of the Department of Control over Acquisition of the Archive Fund of the Russian Federation and State Registration of Archive Documents at the Ugra Archive Service Anton Vladimirovich Sergatov,
tel. 8 (3467) 360-160 (ext. 5316), E-mail: SergatovAV@admhmao.ru.
Up-to-date information about the events is available on the website of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra Archive Service at https://archivesl.admhmao.ru/ArkhivnayasluzhbaYUgryvMezhdunarodnomITForume/
Official IT-Forum website: https://itforum.admhmao.ru/2021/