The second Russian-US round-table conference on the problems of high technologies took place on Friday in San Jose, Silicon valley, California.
Its organisers were the Russian communications ministry, the Russian-US chamber of commerce, the US-Russian business council, the association of software developers RUSSOFT and the Russian Fund of the development of information technologies.
The conference was held as a working meeting which attracted attention of the heads of major companies in the sphere of high technologies of Russia and the USA, which are interested in bilateral cooperation and capable of ensuring the exchange of information, including about the market's possibilities.
The Russian delegation at the conference was headed by academician Yevgeny Velikhov.
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