Programme

REGIONAL ECONOMIC COMMUNITIES: INTEGRATION TO COMPETE AND PATHWAY TO INCLUSIVE GLOBALIZATION

Russia’s New Horizons
Roundtable
Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2

Moderator:
Viktor Khristenko , President, Business Council, Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)

Panellists
Peter Balas , Deputy Director General for Trade, European Commission
Erik Berglof , Director of the Institute of Global Affairs, The London School of Economics and political Science (LSE)
Tatiana Valovaya , Member of the Board - Minister in Charge of Integration and Macroeconomics, Eurasian Economic Commission
Angel Gurría , Secretary-General, OECD
Kairat Kelimbetov , Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Philippe Le Houerou , Vice President, Policy and Partnerships, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Valery Muntiyan , Government Plenipotentiary for Cooperation with the Russian Federation, States-Participants of CIS, EurAsEC and other Regional Groupings
Alexander Rahr , Program Director, Berthold Beitz Center for Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Central Asia, German Council on Foreign Relations
Igor Shuvalov , First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation


Alexey Likhachev , Chief Executive Officer, ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation
Igor Maksimtsev , Rector, St. Petersburg State University of Economics
Igor Petrishenko , Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Russian Federation; Special Representative of the Republic of Belarus for Integration in the Union State, Eurasian Economic Union, Commonwealth of Independent States, and Collective Security Treaty Organization
Vladimir Salamatov , Director General, World Trade Center Moscow
Andrei Spartak , Director, All-Russian Market Research Institute OJSC

Broadcast

Key moments

We are building a Eurasian economic union based on WTO principles. It will also follow best legal practices and OECD principles.
Igor Shuvalov
The world’s future will be decided in a dialogue between integration structures, and it will also depend on the effectiveness of these very structures and this dialogue.
Viktor Khristenko
We live in a world where the cost of distance is disappearing.
Pascal Lamy