A meeting with the Governor of Saratov region Valery Radaev took place. During the meeting the implementation of the Message of the Russian President Vladimir Putin and the role of modern technologies in the development of the economy were discussed. German Klimenko thanked the head of the region for the invitation and noted that in Saratov region there are modern institutes and universities, the graduates of which are highly qualified specialists capable of solving the issues of import substitution in the field of IT-technologies, export of medical services and other promising areas. The Presidential adviser praised the economic potential of Saratov region, stressing the readiness of the leading Russian Internet companies to participate in joint projects in the region.
Speaking at the plenary session of the economic forum ”Moving forward only“, German Klimenko noted that Saratov region can be proud of its educational school, primarily in the field of computer science and healthcare, which gives the region competitive advantages in the implementation of projects at the interface of IT and biomedicine.
At the forum“ Digital region: prospects for development“, the Presidential Adviser took part in the discussion of a wide range of topics, including the digitalization of the state sector as a trend of development of the modern regional economy, the increase of competitiveness of regional economy through the implementation of projects in the IT sector, digital technologies in financial markets and staff training, the social consequences of digitalization.
The Presidential Adviser also met with a team of students of the department of computer science and information technology of N. G. Chernyshevsky Saratov State University, who won the right to represent Russia at the world programming championship in Beijing and wished the young programmers success in the upcoming contest.