Programme

REVITALIZING PRIMARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION IN RUSSIA

Realizing Russia's Competitive Edge
Panel Session
Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2

Moderator:
Anton Khrekov , Managing Partner, Finjecto

Panellists
Larry Kamener , Senior Partner, Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group, Melbourne
John Martin , Chief Executive Officer, Sanoma Learning
Terry Moran , Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Australia (2008 to 2011)
Andrei Fursenko , Aide to the President of the Russian Federation
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Vladimir Yablonsky , Director of the Branch Social Projects, Agency for Strategic Initiatives

Broadcast

Key moments

“Teacher training is better today than it was three or four years ago. Most teachers know what information technology is and use it. The teaching profession is now a very prestigious one and it is very difficult to find a job as a teacher in the big cities”.
Andrei Fursenko
“The absolute No. 1 factor in education is teachers, and making sure that they are motivated”.
John Martin