Head of Minsvyaz Took Part in Launch of Accelerator for Companies in Sphere of Information Security
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Head of Minsvyaz Took Part in Launch of Accelerator for Companies in Sphere of Information Security

Moscow, October 16, 2015. — Nikolay Nikiforov, Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications, heads of the Internet Initiatives Development Fund, heads of I-Teco and RT-Inform launched special accelerator for Russian companies, operating in sphere of information security.

Total investments count one million rubles. They will be invested by Internet Initiatives Development Fund, I-Teco and RT-Inform (affiliated company of the state corporation Rostechnologii). Minsvyaz experts will take part in assessment of projects. Participants of accelerator will be selected within several months.

“Russia traditionally creates strong solutions in sphere of information security. For example, our cryptographic school. Just few countries have such schools,” said Nikolay Nikiforov, “That’s why this direction is very perspective. Development of Russian telecom infrastructure will increase penetration of broadband Internet access and support high interest to companies, operating in sphere of information security. I want to encourage business, operating in IT sector to use this unique opportunity offered by the Internet Initiatives Development Fund, I-Teco and RT-Inform.”

Press conference on launch of accelerators of information security companies, Oct. 16, 2015
Head of Minsvyaz added that the Ministry supports national IT business at the level of BRICS. First meeting of telecom and IT Ministers of BRICS will take place in Moscow on October 22–23. Representatives of leading IT companies of BRICS, heads of the International Telecommunication Union and ICANN will take part in the meeting. The parties will discuss demonopolisation of global IT market.
 

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