About the forum
The international Azov-black sea Forum of high technologies (MACHF) is an annual business international event in the field of high technologies held in the Crimea (Kerch). Along with the Yalta international economic forum, St. Petersburg international economic forum, Eastern economic forum and Sochi investment forum, the IAF will become the largest economic forum in the field of high technologies held in Russia. The forum is organized by the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation, the administration of Kerch, LLC “Azov-black sea Forum of high technologies” with the support of The presidential Administration of the Russian Federation.
The IAF has established itself as an effective international platform for discussions on the development of the digital economy, new projects and developments in the field of high technologies, which discusses the current agenda and current challenges facing the world economy.
The General theme of the first international Azov-black sea forum of high technologies will be “Digital economy – a look into the future! Promising projects and developments in the field of high technologies” . Representatives of China, Belarus, Turkey, Germany and others will be invited as honorary foreign delegations. The Forum’s discussions will cover such topics as the introduction of digital economy tools, international cooperation for the development of territories, investment in high-tech industries, energy issues of the future, the preservation of cultural heritage, improving the quality of life and environment, tourism and many others.
Every year the forum is attended by high-level Russian government officials, international experts, influential international and Russian businessmen and economists, representatives of major business organizations and other opinion leaders. An important focus of the IAF is the search for fundamentally new approaches and tools to solve the problems of socio-economic development, discussion of the world’s best business practices. The forum’s discussions are based on the search for answers to modern challenges, they cover a wide range of topics: the creation of competitive, diversified, independent of the export of natural resources of the modern market economy, effective interaction between business and government, the development of competitive innovative production and modern technologies, the disclosure of human resources, support for small and medium-sized businesses. Much attention is also paid to international and interregional cooperation.
The IAF is the main platform of Russia to demonstrate investment opportunities and investment potential of the Azov-black sea region in the field of high technologies . One of the most important features of the region is a free economic zone operating in the southern Federal district. Within MACF always works exhibition of investment projects in Southern Russia. Potential investors have the opportunity to communicate with officials, including the head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov and the Russian leadership.
About the forum