Elena Semenovskaia
Research Director, Software, Commonwealth of Independent States

Since 2004, Elena Semenovskaia has been working as a senior research director at IDC, where she is responsible for analyzing various areas of the IT market, including software and IT services. She currently leads Internet of Things and enterprise digital transformation research in Russia and the CIS, working in close collaboration with IDC’s international team. Elena has authored more than 40 analytical reports and white papers. Her deep knowledge of the IT industry enables her to support marketing activities within IDC and client companies. She contributes to the development of key messages and analytical content for various events, and is regularly invited as a keynote speaker to numerous internal and external functions organized by leading software vendors. She frequently delivers an analytical perspective at press conferences, and works closely with IT and business media organizations, such as Forbes, Bloomberg, Vedomosti, CNews, and Kommersant.