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09:30 | Jul 23 | 2013

Yakutsk starts “Digital Future – 2013” festival

 On July 23-26 Yakutsk is holding the Yakutian stage of the international festival “Digital Future-2013”. The festival will be held under the auspices of the All-Russian Educational Forum “SakhaSeliger”. The festival will consist of round tables, seminars, lectures and others.

On the first day of the festival there will be a plenary session, which will discuss development of information-oriented society and development of e-democracy in Yakutia. One of the key events of the next day will be a round table “One Click Yakutsk: new technologies and communications” with the participation of the head of the republic's capital Aisen Nikolayev. There will also be a meeting of Alexander Aygistov, the Presidium Chairman of the All-Russian Council of NGOs, with representatives of socially oriented NGOs.