Experts Discussed the Role of Internet in Today's City Economy

Internet+City forum, held on October 6, 2016 in Moscow, brought together key local government officials and experts to discuss the implementation of IT in urban planning, utilities, and transportation.  The speakers and delegates also addressed issues pertaining to the creation of a regulatory framework for smart city management systems.

The first panel discussion, Internet as the Foundation of a Modern City's Growth, featured a presentation by Alexey Parabuchev, the CEO of Moscow Agency of Innovations. He shared his insights on the future of smart infrastructure in Moscow and emphasized the importance of human assets for the city.

Internet+City is one of eight national roadmap industry forums. The event is organized by the Internet Development Institute with support from the Internet Initiatives Development Fund, Rostelecom, and the Media-and-Communications Union.