Round Table “Digital Economy in Ukraine: Opportunities & Challenges”


Event organized jointly with Hi-Tech Office.

Valeriy Fischuk, Co-Chair of the Chamber IT Committee will moderate the discussion.

Meeting participants will have an excellent opportunity to discuss the implementation of the Concept for the Development of the Digital Economy and Society of Ukraine in 2018-2020 (Digital Agenda) approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on January 17, identifying approaches and steps for the digital transformation of the Ukrainian economy, as well as raising opportunities and challenges for the development of digital infrastructures in Ukraine, digitizing sectors of economy, Industry 4.0 development, supporting citizens’ digital competencies and digital entrepreneurship directly with Stepan Kubiv, First Vice Prime Minister of UkraineMinister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine.


Agenda of the event will be the following: 

  • "Ukraine’s Digital Agenda": next steps, cooperation with state authorities, business engagement, Government support
  • Challenges of the development of digital infrastructures in Ukraine
  • Measures on accelerated digitalization of the Ukrainian economy. Implementing incentives and motivations for digitalization of Ukrainian business
  • Projects of digital transformations at the national level. Creation of citizens’ demands in digital technologies as well as new opportunities for business. Crucial spheres of digitalization in the country
  • Digital skills of citizens, digital entrepreneurship, stimulus for “unformal” education
  • State involvement in the development of Digital Economy: create climate and markets
  • Digital Economy and Ukraine's global competitiveness


Among the keynote speakers of the event are:  

  • Mykhaylo Titarchuk, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
  • Oleksandr Saienko, Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
  • Oleksandr Ryzhenko, Head of the State Agency for E-Governance of Ukraine
  • Oleksandr Zhyvotovskiy, Chairman of the National Commission of State Regulation in Communication and Informatization


Working language of the Round Table will be Ukrainian. No simultaneous translation will be provided.

Registration is required to participate. Deadline to register is Wednesday, April 18, 4:00 PMRegistration will be taken on first-come first-served basis and can be closed earlier if venue capacity is reached.