On November 29, Special Representative of the Russian President on Digital and Technological Development, Head of the Young Professionals Branch of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives Dmitry Peskov, who arrived on a working visit in Kazan, together with Deputy Prime Minister of the republic - Minister of Information and Communications Roman Shaykhutdinov visited several innovative facilities of Tatarstan.
The first place of their visit was the Interregional Centre of Competencies - the Kazan Technical College of Information Technology and Communications, which has been a venue for testing new professional educational standards in Russia in the field of training IT specialists of middle managers, as well as a venue for professional skills championships WorldSkills standards for several years. The guest looked around a training ground for preparing the national team for the Young Professionals Championship, training classes, laboratories and a renovated museum of communications. Peskov appreciated the achievements of the technical college and called one of the best in the country.
The next place of their visit was the airfield of Karaishevo in the Laishevo region of Tatarstan, where the demo-flights of SKYF platform of the second generation took place.
Later on the same day, Peskov had a meeting with Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov, where they discussed issues of coordination of economic and social spheres. Peskov will also visit the city of Innopolis and IT Park.