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PLEKHANOVRussian University
of Economics

Founded in 1907

Plekhanov University signs cooperation agreement with the Korean IT Corporation LTD “TECH PROJECT”
19 September
International news

​On 18 September 2018, Plekhanov University signed an agreement on cooperation with the Korean IT Corporation LTD "TECH PROJECT".


The cooperation includes establishment and implementation of a joint educational network based program "IT-specialist of digital technologies", as well as holding joint applied researches, development of blockchain applications for digital transformation of economy and business.


Vice-rector for additional education and branches Asali A. Asaliyev opened the meeting and outlined the today's significance of digital economics, "It is important for all of us to develop digital technologies and to train future specialists in this sphere. Surely, one of our key directions is digital economics. We need to cooperate with TECH PROJECT and we are ready to start the implementation of the joint educational projects and acceleration programs".


Director General of LTD "TECH PROJECT" Kim Tai Chul thanked the university administration and pointed out the importance of the agreement, "Digital and cross-cutting technologies' development, including blockchain, is impossible without professional training. Our company will do its best for creating the Russian-Korean program of training personnel for digital transformation of economics at Plekhanov University".


Director of Institute of management and social-economical designing, member of Expert Council of the State Duma for digital economics and blockchain technologies Nadezhda Surova noted that in addition to the already developed joint Russian-Korean program "IT-specialist of digital technologies" by experts of the University and the Corporation there will be prepareв the projects aimed at the development of virtual reality technologies, the Internet of things, industry 4.0, robotics and artificial intelligence.   


Members of the University, experts of the Korean corporation and the administration of Chechen state university: first Vice-rector Zaur B. Kindarov and vice-rector for computerization and innovation Salambek S. Abdulazimov attended the signature ceremony.


The sides wished each other fruitful cooperation and success in the joint activity.