On 23 November 2017, awards were given to leaders of the Russian ICT industry during a gala ceremony in Moscow. The Russian Satellite Communications Company was nominated in the Basis for the Development of Television and Radio Broadcasting and Implementation of Government-Funded Projects category.
The COMNEWS AWARDS were received by the representatives of the leading telecom companies for, among other things, the best digital transformation projects implemented in the most important Russian economy sectors. COMNEWS AWARDS are different from other industry-specific awards in that they are awarded on the basis of industry ratings prepared by a team of independent experts and analysts.
Handing out the awards, the ceremony organizers reminded the participants that this year, RSCC, which was at the onset of the satellite telecommunications industry, is celebrating its 50th jubilee. “Behind this award, there are not only successful projects, half a century of history and dozens of satellites, but first of all, people, some of the greatest professionals in this industry sector, who work at the company”, emphasized the Director of the Department of Information and Communication technology and Multimedia Services of RSCC Sergei Plotnikov.