Invest in Russia — invest in Russian regions!
All news

Online speakers of SPILF-2022 performed on Russian VСS

4 July 2022
Онлайн-спикеры ПМЮФ-2022 выступали на российской ВКС

The Xth St. Petersburg International Legal Forum ( SPILF ) - the main platform for discussing topical legal issues and international cooperation was held from June 29 to July 1 at the ExpoForum Exhibition Center. The organizers of the event provided the participation of online speakers through the Vinteo video conferencing platform.

The event brought together leading experts in international law, in-house lawyers, court experts, public figures, opinion leaders, government representatives, lawyers, notaries and mass media from 45 countries.

For the first time since 2020 the Forum was held offline, the online part of the event provided for remote speakers through Vinteo videoconferencing platform and live broadcasts of the business program events in Russian and English on the official channels of the SPILF-2022 (Forum website, the event page on the Roscongress Foundation website and in the Roscongress mobile application).

The Vinteo VCS platform hosted 68 remote speakers and 112 sessions in 10 halls of the Forum. Maximum number of simultaneous connections to the videoconferencing server was 60, and the screens of the halls could display up to 5 pictures of speakers simultaneously. During videoconferences through Vinteo VCS, automatic simultaneous interpretation was provided in 3 languages.

Vinteo videoconferencing software server provided uninterruptable videoconferencing, secure connection of speakers via WebRTC protocol in browsers, synchronous translations with adjustable volume of audio channels for comfortable work of the conference participants and interpreters, individual layouts for every event, including compliance with the protocol services of different countries, integration of VCS with other systems, etc. Smart connection management allowed to minimize managerial work of SPILF-2022 organizers to control conferences.

«Conducting online part of the Forum on Vinteo videoconferencing platform showed the stable qualitative work of our solution. We hope that the combination of telepresence technology capabilities with the legal agenda and legal topics of the event has demonstrated to the legal community the advantages of the industry digitalization on the basis of the Russian professional class VCS development,» — said Roman Samoilov, Director of Vinteo.

It should be noted that Vinteo solutions are actively used in the judicial system of the Russian Federation and are fully adapted to the specific operational requirements, including high video and audio quality, «presence effect» development, uninterrupted operation, strict security measures for the meetings participants, mandatory recording and logging of meetings, web conferencing mode, etc. Vinteo videoconferencing systems are used for organizing online sessions and court internal processes — plenary sessions and meetings with the Russian Government, ministries and agencies, international meetings, distance learning programs for court officers, scientific and practical conferences and non-standard events.

About SPILF,

The 10th anniversary edition of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum will serve as a major platform for dialogue among members of the legal, business, political and law-enforcement communities. It will address a wide range of issues focusing on how law can better serve the interests of people and businesses. It will also address improvements to law-enforcement practices, the promotion of legislative initiatives to strengthen the legal culture, and socioeconomic-related regulation in today’s world.

The Forum is held by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation and the Roscongress Foundation, in accordance with Russian Presidential Decree No. 55 dated 15 February 2022.

About Vinteo,

Vinteo is a Russian producer of professional videoconferencing software and endpoints (telepresence) and a provider of video engineering services. The Vinteo products are based on the international ITU-T standards and H.323 and SIP protocols and provide the maximum compatibility with third-party videoconferencing solutions. The company’s clients are the largest commercial organizations and state structures — the Supreme Court of the RF, Roskongress Foundation, Rosfinmonitoring, Ministry of Natural Resources, VSMC «Zashchita», Endocrinology Research Center (ERC) of RAMS, PJSC MRSK Center, Mosgaz, National Medical Research Center of Surgery after A.V. Vishnevsky, Moscow State University, Information Communication and Information Service, Saint-Petersburg Mining University, Government of Ivanovo Region etc.

Vinteo is a member of the Software Developers Association «Domestic Software» and NP RUSSOFT. The company’s developments are included in the Unified Register of Russian Software and are included in the official list of analogues recommended by the Russian Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media to replace popular foreign video communication services Zoom, Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, etc.