The event was also attended by the rector of National research Moscow state University of civil engineering Andrei Volkov, vice rector Elena Gogina, the head of Department for youth and information policies Ekaterina Chebotaeva acted as the moderator of the meeting.
During the meeting German Klimenko told the students about his success story, plans for the future in his new status of an official, about the prospects in the sphere of high technologies, which from year to year will play more and more important role in our daily lives, and encouraged to learn and acquire the competencies: ”One must always strive to expand the competence,” German Klimenko stressed. “But the most effective strategy for success is the possession of a set of competencies, such as, for example, as an accountant-programmer“.
Through an open dialogue, the students argued with German Klimenko on the issue of anonymity on the Internet, among the raised questions were: ”How a student can introduce his product to the IT market“, ”The risks posed by the Internet“, ”Why do we need a draft law on the regulation of Runet“, ”Should we expect the transition of domestic companies to a home-grown operating system which will be absolutely independent from external influences“, ”Should cryptocurrencies be legalized in our country,“ and many others.
“Dialogue on equal“ is a project of the Federal Agency for youth affairs, the format of which involves regular meetings and discussions on a wide range of topics. The main goal of the project is to demonstrate to the youth on the example of successful famous people that modern Russia is a land of opportunities where success can be achieved in a variety of areas in any region. The project is intended to run until May 2018, its participants will be 400 higher educational institutions of Russia; the total audience will exceed 200 thousand people.