On January 19-21, government officials, businessmen, and education sector representatives of Perm Krai visited Dubai and Abu Dhabi (the United Arab Emirates). The Governor of Perm Krai Maksim Reshetnikov headed the official delegation. The main objective of the visit was to develop trade, business, investment, research, development, and humanitarian collaboration between Perm Krai and the UAE and discuss prospects for cooperation between companies.
The UAE have been successfully implementing the digitization strategy in business and public sectors and applying the latest IT technologies. At the same time the Arab party has shown a keen interest particularly in Russian developments: digital solutions already implemented at companies where the economic benefit of such solutions has been validated. The Head of ITPS Leonid Tikhomirov introduced prospective partners to ITPS Group’s experience and competence, talked about solutions and services that ITPS offers in the field of “Digital production”, Industrial Internet of Things, industrial and occupational safety, and demonstrated, on charts and in figures, the effects already achieved by companies.
Representatives of the Arab party announced their interest in collaboration with IT companies. “We are very much interested in IT companies and oil and gas companies as in partners. Moreover we are interested in the latest technologies and we can develop them in partnership with Russian companies”, underlined the owner of Duwaya Investment Mr. Abel Hamid Duwaya.