President of NAIIS


Born in 1950. He has two higher educations: technical (Bauman Moscow State Technical University), Law (FSB Academy). PhD in law.

From 1976 to 2011 he worked in the state security and internal affairs agencies. He was engaged in the development and introduction into operational practice of new methods of operational investigative activities, information and analytical work. He created and led various departments (in particular, the Department of Computer and Information Security in the FSB of the Russian Federation, the Bureau of Special Technical Measures in the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation). Previously there were no such branches in these state bodies.

He participated in the development of domestic and international regulatory legal acts in the field of information security, combating crimes in the field of high technology and cyberterrorism. He is an organizer of international cooperation in combating cybercrime and cyberterrorism. He is a member of the Scientific Council of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, as well as expert councils and organizing committees of various international conferences on information security and combating cybercrime.

Since 2018, he has been a member of the Presidium of the National Association for International Information Security.

He participated in the formation of a system of training specialists of the relevant profile, was a lecturer at the University and the Academy of Management of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Bauman Moscow State Technical University, National Research Nuclear University «MEPhI» and other educational institutions. He is the author of several monographs and dozens of articles on international information security.

He was awarded the Orders «For Merit to the Fatherland» of the III and IV classes, the Order «For Military Merit», numerous medals. Honorary State Security Officer. Retired Colonel General of the Militia. Retired FSB Lieutenant General. He speaks English.

General Director of NAIIS

SOKOLOV Vladimir V.

He graduated from the Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University (1975) and postgraduate studies of the Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University (1979).
PhD in Economics (1979), PhD thesis: “Comparison of systems for training engineering personnel in the USSR and the USA”. He completed an internship at the State University of New York (1978). He graduated from the Senior Management Program at the George С. Marshall European Center For Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Germany, 1999).

Scientific work
Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Social Sphere Economics (1975-1984), Junior Research Fellow, Senior Research Fellow.
Advisor to the Ministry of Higher Education of the Republic of Cuba (1984-1987).

Educational activities
Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Social Sphere Economics, Associate Professor (1987-1991).
Publications and editorial work of more than 40 printed sheets.

Administrative and managerial activities

Governing Bodies of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Deputy Vice-Rector – Head of the Department of External Relations, Consular and Protocol Department, Department of International Cooperation (1991-2004).
Honorary Worker of Higher Professional education (1998), certificates of honor of the Governing Bodies, the Trade Union Committee and the Sports club of Lomonosov Moscow State University. Honorary Professor of Soka University (Japan).
Vice-Director of the Information Security Institute of Lomonosov Moscow State University (2004-2021).
He was responsible for organization of numerous international scientific seminars, conferences and forums in Europe, Asia and America.

Master of Sports of the USSR, medal “For Military Valor”.