VimpelCom (Beeline brand) and Don State Technical University (DSTU) signed a cooperation agreement in October 2019. The telecommunications operator and the Department of Transportation and Traffic Organization of DSTU are implementing joint projects with the use of high-tech services of the company in scientific and educational activities. First of all, it is a question of using the technology of big data analysis (Big Data) on transport. The analysis of passenger flow with the use of artificial intelligence has been carried out.
Currently, within the framework of the Agreement dated January 21, 2016 No. 1-M “On strategic partnership and cooperation in the field of educational and research activities” between the Ministry of Transport of the Rostov region and Don State Technical University, as well as in accordance with the Regional Law of the Rostov Region of 02/19/2018 No. 1328-ЗС “On the interaction of public authorities of the Rostov region and the flagship university of the Rostov region”, the Ministry of Transport of the Rostov region together with the Department of Transportation and Traffic Organization of DSTU completed work on the development of materials for the local project for the creation and implementation of Intelligent Transport System (ITS) of the Rostov agglomeration. The implementation of the ITS project of the Rostov agglomeration is planned for 2020-2022.