20-22 September 2017

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20.09.2017, wednesday

Industry 4.0 for Urban Environment

Innovative Trends of Creation and Development of Digital Production, Hall 7

Roundtable discussion



Organizer: NP "Cluster of High-Tech and Engineering in the North-West Federal District of Russia”

The key issues: Currently, the digital economy development is one of the strategic development directions. Digital manufacturing is the basis for digital economy creation. The objective of the proposed activities is to develop the understanding of digital production, its basic principles and its use.

Questions for discussion:

  • Discussion of the development prospects of the industry, the notion of digital manufacturing, its features and benefits;
  • Methods of effective building of digital manufacturing in Russia and the countries of the Customs Union;
  • Robotization of production and offline robot programming;
  • Search for Russian and foreign partners interested in the subject of digital production;
  • Discussion of the development prospects of the industry;
  • Informing the industry representatives about new trends and the ways of production development;
  • Development of recommendations on creation and support of the digital production in Russia;


  • Vladimir Pastukhov, Director of the federal budgetary institution "Center of project management in the industry" – the project office of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation;
  • Anatoly Kotov, special representative of the Governor of St. Petersburg for economic development issues
  • Joseph Defeo, owner and president of Juran Global (USA);
  • Alexey Korablev, Chairman of the Board of the cluster of high technologies and engineering in the northwestern Federal district of the Russian Federation, academician of the Engineering Academy, President of "Concern R-Pro";
  • Christian Tisdel, Director of business development in Europe, Aegis Software (UK);
  • Alexei Makshin, General Director of the Baltic machine-tool plant;
  • Timothy Chang, ezRobotics (South Korea);
  • Victoria Litun, Marketing Director "of Concern R-Pro.


Olga Korableva
Professor, Ph. D., Director of the international center of the State University of Economics in Saint-Petersburg

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