Russian president to visit Silicon Valley

June 19, 2010 5:42:07 PM PDT
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev plans to visit Silicon Valley on Wednesday as he heads toward Washington D.C. for a meeting with President Obama.

Medvedev will also give a speech at Stanford University and visit several Silicon Valley high-tech companies.

Medvedev hopes to explore ways to improve Russia's technological production.

The meetings with Obama will focus on trade, investment and innovation.