TUESDAY 2 APRIL 2019, IT SECTOR IN BELARUS
ALL THE PRESENTATIONS OF 2 APRIL 2019 ARE NOW AVAILABE VIA THE FOLLOWING LINK: http://bit.ly/BelarusITHub
THE EPAM SYSTEMS OVERVIEW IS ALSO AVAILABLE IN PDF (BELOW)
BELARUS: NEW EUROPE’S IT HUB
The Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in the Kingdom of the Netherlands with support of the Belarusian law firm “Borovtsov & Salei” and with participation of [Belarus High-Tech Park] kindly invites you to the business meeting
1. EPAM (https://www.epam.com/). There will be the CEO of EPAM Netherlands Mr. Nikolai Frolov (email: Nikolai_Frolov@epam.com);
2. SYSTEM TECHNOLOGIES (https://www.st.by/en/), see the presentation attached. There will be the CEO Mr. Andrey Korshakov (email: email@example.com);
3. FORANX (https://www.foranx.by/en/). There will be the CEO Mr. Sergei Nosan (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
“Belarus: New Europe’s IT Hub”.
The meeting will provide information on the Belarusian legal framework for IT business and become a great networking opportunity. During the event “Borovtsov & Salei” and [Belarus High-Tech Park] representatives will cover the following topics:
- Belarus’s potential to become a Europe’s IT hub;
- establishing and doing business in Belarus;
- investment instruments in IT business;
- what is Belarus High-Tech Park;
- benefits of residency in Belarus High-Tech Park;
- regulations of modern technologies (blockchain, tokens, cryptocurrencies, etc.).
Some facts about Belarus IT sector
The GDP of Belarus (nominal) amounts to USD 54.5 billion (2018), IT sector
occupies approximately 5% of GDP, more than 30% of companies from Fortune 200
have worked with the Belarusian IT companies (HTP residents), more than 55%
of Belarus HTP residents are under foreign or joint ownership.
The famous Belarusian IT products include World of Tanks, a multiplayer online game, Viber, a calling and messaging app, MAPS.ME, a detailed offline map and navigator for mobile, MSQRD, a photo and video app.
EPAM Systems, Wargaming, IBA Group, YandexBel, Gameloft are the major
and well-known all over the world Belarusian IT companies.
To arrange a B2B meeting before the event, please email to email@example.com.
The evening programme is organized in duly cooperation with the Eastern-Europe & Central-Asia Table and the IT-Table of the Royal Industrieele Groote Club.
BELARUS: NEW EUROPE’S IT HUB
12:00 – 17:00 B2B meetings (upon request)
17:00 – 17:15 Registration
(coffee/tea will be served)
17:15 – 17:30 Opening Remarks
Royal Industrial Club Representative;
H.E. Mr Mikalai Barysevich,
Ambassador of Belarus to the Netherlands
17:30 – 18:00 Session 1: Doing business in Belarus
Mr Nikolay Artemyev, Senior Associate,
“Borovtsov & Salei” Law Firm
18:00 – 18:30 Session 2: Belarus High-Tech Park.
IT and Blockchain regulation in Belarus
- Mr Stanislav Vassilevsky, Counsellor on Trade and Economic Affairs
of the Embassy of Belarus in The Netherlands.
- Mr Saman Negaresh, Associate,“Borovtsov & Salei”;
- Mr Illia Salei, Senior Associate,“Borovtsov & Salei”
- "Welcome to Belarus! BELAVIA - Belarusian Airlines - special
opportunities for business clients."
by Mr Nikolai Tananaiko, Director of Regional Representative Office in
Benelux BELAVIA - Belarusian Airlines
19:30 – 20:00 Q&A and continuation of B2B meetings
20:00 – 22:00 Two course dinner
Registration and payment:
If you want to register, you are kindly requested to do that preferably not later than at Friday 29 March 2019, 11.50 AM.
Presentations including one welcome drink € 10,00 pp
Two course dinner including presentation and welcome drink: € 36,50 pp
Presentation, diner all-in incl. 2 glasses of wine and water, coffee or tea: € 46,50 pp
For payment of the above-mentioned amount(s) please make a bank transfer to:
Stichting Oost-Europa & Centraal-Azie Tafel NL35RABO 0304187836, with ref: "0204" and your personal name and e-mail address for the confirmation. Instead of “@” you can mention: “at”.
Registrations without personal e-mail address cannot be confirmed. For each person please mention an individual e-mail address (according to the regulations of the Royal Industrieele Groote Club). If you do not mention for each participant an individual e-mail address, the confirmation cannot be made.
Annulation: of the dinner before 1 April 11.45 AM: 100 % refund. Annulation as of 1 April 11.45 AM: no refund. Annulation for the lecture: before 2 April 11.45 AM 100 % refund. Annulation as of 2 April 11.45 AM no refund.
Payments received only at the day of the event (2 April) cannot be administrated anymore. In case you decide to register and pay only at the 17th of September, please send a sms to: + 31 6 2180276 to inform for who and what amount you have paid. You will receive by sms an answer if your reservation still can be confirmed or that the lecture is fully booked.
For practical questions you can send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
THE PRESENTATIONS OF 2 APRIL 2019: http://bit.ly/BelarusITHub