Programme

EXPANDING INTEGRATED LOGISTICS TO DRIVE THE NEXT STAGE IN FINNISH–RUSSIAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Realizing Russia's Competitive Edge
Business Roundtable
Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2

Moderators
Esko Aho , Prime Minister of Finland (1991–1995); Executive Chairman of the Board, East Office of Finnish Industries
Vladimir Yakunin , Chairman of Supervisory Board, DOC Research Institute; Doctor of Political Science

Panellists
Mikael Aro , President and Chief Executive Officer, VR Group (Finnish Railways)
Alexander Drozdenko , Governor of Leningrad Region
Kari Kauniskangas , Chairman of the Management Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, YIT Corporation
Ilpo Kokkila , Chairman of the Board of Directors, SRV Group
Tapio Kuula , President and Chief Executive Officer, Fortum Corporation
Alexey Mordashov , Chairman of the Board of Directors, Severstal
Viktor Olersky , Deputy Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation
Hannele Pokka , Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Environment of Finland
Alexander Khudilainen , Head of the Republic of Karelia
Erkki Jarvinen , President, Chief Executive Officer, Tikkurila

Broadcast

Key moments

“Today we are facing new and different challenges, but some of them are common for both countries: we have (…) an urgent need to promote technological development, investments in industrial production and manufacturing, innovation.”
Esko Aho
“The issue of infrastructure and logistics is both a serious problem and a serious opportunity (…) for all of Russia.”
Alexey Mordashov