5 February 2004
Global Technology Forum held in Saint Petersburg
"A one-day programmers' forum has been held in Saint Petersburg- the first Global Technology Forum, reports the REGNUM-NEWS SPb correspondent. The event was organised by DataArt and the CIO Collective. The forum aimed to cover worldwide trends for the usage of information technology (IT) in business, key questions of outsourcing and the development of offshore programming, and also to establish business contacts between Russian and American business communities..."