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Safer Internet Forum Draft Programme
2017 International Safe Internet Forum
April 26, 2017 TASS News Agency
Big Hall
09:30 – 10:00 / Registration opens. Welcome reception

10:00 – 12:00 / Plenary session (Part 1).

Opening address:

Igor Schegolev, Aide to the President of the Russian Federation


Denis Davydov, Director of Safe Internet League “Results of the All-Russian Safe Internet Month campaign”. Presentation of proposed Concept of Information Safety of Children and Suicide Prevention Strategy addenda”

Main topic
Safety of children in the information space: system-wide measures and new partnerships

ZHAO Zeliang, Director General of Cybersecurity Bureau, CAC

Andrey Vorobyov, Director of TLD RU Coordination Centre, “Effective mechanisms of self-regulation in ensuring online safety of children”,

Aleksandr Zharov, – Head of Roskomnadzor, “Proposed improvements to the information safety system for children online”

Valentina Ivanova, - Rector of Moscow State University of Technology and Management, “Ensuring the safety of children in the modern information space: responsibilities of the educator and parent communities”

Yelena Milskaya, - Vice President of St. Basil the Great Foundation, “Family and child safety online”,

Yelena Mizulina, – member of the Council of the Russian Federation, “Five years of implementing Federal Law no. 436: the lessons learnt”,

Nikita Mikhalkov, – filmmaker, “On the necessity of strict legislative measures for protecting childhood online”

Richard Burger - Head of the Science and Technology Division of the EU Delegation to the Russian Federation.

12:00-12:45 / Coffee break, Press points

12:45-14:15 / Plenary session (Part 2)


Denis Davydov, Director of Safe Internet League,

Main topic
«Proposed Concept of Information Safety of Children and Suicide Prevention Strategy addenda, Consideration of system-wide measures for teenage suicide prevention. Launch of new cyber extortion-fighting website «шифраторам.нет»

Aleksey Basov, Aide to President of Rostelecom PJSC, “IT aspects of online child safety”,

Igor Ashmanov, – CEO of Ashmanov and Partners, “Online content filtering technologies”

Yuliya Gontcharova - D.S.Sc., CEO of Federal Independent Forensics Office Ltd. “Some features of death groups’ modus operandi in social networks”

Natalya Kasperskaya, – NCEO of InfoWatch “Problems with personal data processing by Internet companies”

Andrey Kotchenov, – Chair of Children's Rights Commissioner for the President of the Russian Federation’s Community Council, “On the necessity of providing active support to the moral health delivery system for children online”

Mikhail Khasminskiy, – Head of Crisis Psychology Centre at the Patriarchal Metochion at the Reconsecration Church at Semyonovskoye. “Spiritual and moral aspects of teenage suicide prevention”.

Lidiya Matveyeva - Psy.D., professor at Moscow State University’s Psychology Department, member of IATR, “Principles and resources for ensuring online safety for 21st-century children”.

Sergey Abramov, – Head of Setevitchok online project."

The conference will include previews of the anti-suicide film ‘A Father’s Letter’ and the book for people considering suicide ‘There is always a way’