Programme

THE NATIONAL RATING OF RUSSIAN REGIONS: INITIAL RESULTS

Realizing Russia's Competitive Edge
Panel Session
PepsiCo Café

Moderator:
Andrei Sharonov , Dean, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO

Panellists
Andrei Belousov , Aide to the President of the Russian Federation
Sergey Belyakov , Deputy Minister for Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Alexander Brechalov , Co-Chairman, All-Russia People's Front; Secretary, Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation
Dr. Hans-Paul Buerkner , Chairman, The Boston Consulting Group
Sergey Katyrin , President, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
Andrey Nikitin , Acting Governor of Novgorod Region
Governors of the top-ranked regions ,
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Alexander Shokhin , President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)

Broadcast

Key moments

“The investment climate is not manna from heaven, but the result of hard work; it is a technology, and it something that can be learnt.”
Andrei Sharonov
“We see competition among the regions to be perceived as successful, as efficient. And this rating is something that can help the regional authorities to succeed in this.”
Sergey Belyakov