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On March 30-31 2017 Plekhanov Russian University of Economics held the VII International scientific and practical conference named in honor of A.I. Kitov "Informational technologies and mathematical methods in economics and management" (ITMM-2017).
The event has been carried out within the walls of Plekhanovka for 7 years already and for this period of time it has become one of the leading national IT-forums. The purpose of the conference ITMM-2017 dedicated to the memory of the remarkable scientist Anatoliy I. Kitov, is urgent issues of making and using the leading methods of automation of informational interaction and systems of processing consideration.
Plekhanov University welcomed a row of informational science and business representatives for discussing the use of informational technologies and mathematical methods in the sphere of digital economics, management and education. Participants were welcomed by the vice-president of RAS Presidium of the Russian Federation, academician S.M. Aldoshin.
The conference held discussions of the following topics: achievements in the field of informational technologies and mathematical modeling, intellectual and analytical methods, models and technologies in economical and social systems' administration; study of digital economics development, digital business and education in Russia and the world perspectives; search of ways of scientific knowledge and practice integration, setting the current and perspective directions of researches and practical developments.
After plenary meeting within the conference 6 sections took place: mathematical methods of analysis of economical information and socio-economical processes administration; intellectual and analytical methods, models and technologies in economical and social systems administration, informational systems in economy and management, computer systems of institute's activity administration; history of making informational technologies and its use in the tasks of management and economics; engineering of enterprises at the base of current ICT; student scientific initiatives.
At the section "Student scientific initiatives" the audience listened to the reports of both representatives of leading foreign and Russian companies (IBM, Microsoft and others) and students who make their first steps in research activity. Within the section a business game among students was held, after that winners got commemorative prizes.
On the basis of the conference the participants' articles' publication is planned in the proceedings of ITMM-2017 and in the students' works book.