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MINSK, August 6 (BelTA) – The Belarusian Ministry of Economic Affairs wants to expand Korean experience in digital transformation, BelTA learned from the ministry’s press service.
As part of the action plan for the implementation of the Knowledge Exchange Program (KSP) in the period 2020-2021, a final seminar on the project “Intellectual support for the organization of the digital transformation of Belarusian industry” was held. This is the fifth and final event this year to crown the second phase of this Belarus-Korean project.
The head of the Department of Innovation Economics, Dmitry Krupsky, gave a welcoming speech on behalf of the Ministry of Economy. The seminar was attended by a representative of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Belarus, First Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology Andrei Kosovsky, First Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on Standardization Dmitry Bartashevich, Deputy Minister of Communication and Information Anna Ryabova, Heads of Department by government agencies, executives of industrial unions and associations, and heads and senior members of educational and research institutions. A total of around 100 people (28 in person, over 70 online) took part in the event.
The Ministry of Economy is satisfied with the results of the project and intends to expand them. The experience gained during the implementation of the project is used in politics to promote the digitization of the real economy and in the development of pilot projects for the further digital transformation of business processes in departments and corporations as well as medium-sized and large manufacturing companies, ”emphasized the press service.
As part of the KSP project 2021/2022, it is planned to continue to support the real economy on its way to digital transformation with information and consulting services.