International Conference SATELLITE RUSSIA & CIS 2014 16 starts on April 2014 in the Renaissance Monarch Moscow Center Hotel and 17 in April in the Schelkovo Telecommunications Center. The forum is supported by Rossvyaz, the National Satellite Communications Assembly (NP NASS), the Global VSAT Forum (GVF), the National Association of Television and Radio Broadcasters (NAT) and the GIS Association.
The general partner of SATELLITE Russia & CIS 2014 was the national commercial satellite operator Gazprom Space Systems (GKS), the general sponsor was Thales Alenia Space. The official partner of the forum is ZAO National Satellite Company (Tricolor TV), bronze sponsors are the global satellite operator SES and the largest Russian insurer Ingosstrakh, the registration sponsor is the European aerospace concern Airbus Defense and Space, the lunch sponsor is the Israeli space company Gilat Satellite Networks. Conference session sponsor - iDirect company, technical session sponsor - Unique Broadband Systems company. SATELLITE Russia & CIS 2014 is being held with the participation of Istar.
The plenary session of SATELLITE Russia & CIS 2014 will be hosted by Alexey Belyakov, Executive Director of the Skolkovo Foundation's space cluster, who took up this new position on Thursday last week. The plenary session will be addressed by Deputy Director of the Department of Infrastructure Projects of the Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications Mikhail Kaygorodov, Deputy Director of the Department of Economic Cooperation of the Executive Committee of the CIS Aladdin Museib oglu Kuli-Zade, Regional Director for Russia Thales Alenia Space Ashot Bakunts, acting Sergey Stavropoltsev, Director General, Regional Development Director of Tricolor TV, Vladimir Terekhov, Head of Airbus Defense and Space, Project Management Director of NPP Dauria Aerospace, Nikolai Vedenkin, and NSR Senior Analyst Prashant Butani.
In the open discussion on "Solving the problems of reliability and satellite resources. Ways to overcome the difficulties in organizing joint production", the speakers mentioned above will exchange views, as well as the head of the department - Deputy Director of the Scientific and Technical Center NIIR Oleg Mentus and his colleague Anatoly Lobkov - the head of the department FSUE "NIIR", head of sector in the head design department of FSUE SSPRKTS "TsSKB-Progress" Evgeny Kosmodemyansky, deputy general director for information systems of FSUE "GKNPC after MV Khrunichev" Inessa Glazkov .
A separate session of SATELLITE Russia & CIS 2014 is devoted to the development of satellite communication and broadcasting services in Russia and the world and the plans of operators. It will be attended by Senior Regional Director for Europe, Russia and the CIS of SES Lyudmila Naumova, General Director of Gazprom Space Systems Dmitry Sevastianov, representative of AMOS in Russia Alexander Vyshlov, Vice President for Europe Intelsat SA Jean-Philippe Gillet, General Director of OJSC "Satellite Television" (STV) Yulia Shakhmanova and others.
The session "B2B- and B2C-VSAT markets in Russia: industry challenges and prospects" will be addressed by the vice-president of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. Grigory Litinsky, General Director of Gilat Satellite Networks Eurasia Timur Sarsenov, General Director of NP NASS Leonid Rogozin, Director of Sales in Russia, VT iDirect Inc. Sergey Zinenko, Deputy General Director of Istar LLC Pavel Bakanov, Deputy Head of NIIAS OAO Vladislav Tamarkin, etc.
The round table on the insurance of space projects will be attended by the Financial Director of ILS Logistics, James Judale, Deputy Director General for Economics and Finance, Gazprom Space Systems, Natalia Ramazanova, the leaders of Ingosstrakh, etc.