Programme

June 18, 2015, Thursday June 19, 2015, Friday June 20, 2015, Saturday
09:00-10:30 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Business Roundtable

RUSSIA — JAPAN: PROSPECTS FOR BUSINESS COOPERATION

09:00-10:30 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
Panel Session

SCO BUSINESS FORUM

09:00-10:30 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Business Roundtable

RUSSIA–INDIA: MUTUAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

09:00-10:30 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Business Roundtable

RUSSIA – FINLAND: CREATING SKILLS, SUPPORTING AND BUILDING LEARNING ECOSYSTEMS

11:00-12:00 Pavilion 8A, Congress Hall

OPENING OF THE FORUM

11:00-12:00 Pavilion 8A, Congress Hall
Panel Session

ECONOMICS: FRANK ANSWERS TO PRESSING QUESTIONS

12:30-14:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Business Roundtable

BUSINESS PERSPECTIVE ON EU — EAEU AS A FORMULA FOR COOPERATION

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Arena

NUCLEAR POWER IN THE NEW GLOBAL ENERGY MIX

In cooperation with Rosatom

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

INVESTING IN SCIENCE – A FOUNDATION FOR THE FUTURE

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Briefing

BUILDING EFFICIENCY IN ESSENTIAL STATE OWNED ENTERPRISES

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
Panel Session

BRICS BUSINESS FORUM

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

THE IMPERATIVE TO SPUR COMPETITIVE FACTORS AND INCENTIVIZE EFFICIENCIES

In cooperation with PwC

12:30-13:45 Mercedes Bar
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

THE NEXT STAGE IN DEVELOPING IP MARKET FORCES

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

DILEMMAS IN REGULATORY REFORMS FOR MORE EFFECTIVE LAND MANAGEMENT

12:30-13:45 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

MODERNIZATION AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN RUSSIA: FORCED MEASURES OR NEW OPPORTUNITIES?

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 8A, Congress Hall
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Sberbank Plenary Session

CRISIS MITIGATION POLICIES: THE NEED FOR GOVERNMENT REFORM

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
SPIEF Debate

PARADOXES OF THE RUSSIAN ECONOMY

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

HAVE NANOTECHNOLOGIES LIVED UP TO THE EXPECTATIONS?

In cooperation with RUSNANO

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

THE UNABATED GROWTH OF E-COMMERCE – HOW WILL IT RESHAPE GLOBAL RETAIL MARKETS

15:00-16:30 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
B20 Regional Consultation Forum Panel Session

FINANCING GROWTH, INTERNATIONAL TRADE, EMPLOYMENT

15:00-16:15 Mercedes Bar
Briefing

THE NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

THE EURASIAN ECONOMIC UNION: A NEW COMPASS IN GLOBAL ECONOMIC RELATIONS

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

TRANSFORMATIVE INFRASTRUCTURE: REALIZING MEGA PROJECTS

15:00-16:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

SMES AS COMPETITIVE DISRUPTORS TO SPUR ECONOMIC PRODUCTIVITY

16:45-18:15 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
B20 Regional Consultation Forum Panel Session

INFRASTRUCTURE AND INVESTMENT, ANTI-CORRUPTION, SMES AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP, EMERGING MARKETS PERSPECTIVE

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Media Summit

NEWS VS. BUSINESS: PARTNERS OR RIVALS

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.2
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Bloomberg Teledebates

SHIFTING LANDSCAPE USHERS IN A NEW ERA FOR GLOBAL OIL AND GAS MARKETS

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Arena

BUILDING EFFECTIVE CYBER SECURITY SYSTEMS

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

INFLATION, GROWTH AND CURRENCY STABILITY: THE CENTRAL BANK’S DILEMMA

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

THE MULTIPLIER EFFECT OF BUDGETARY EXPENDITURES ON THE ECONOMY: PRIORITIES, INTERNAL RESERVES AND CONTROL

17:00-18:15 Mercedes Bar
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

THE COMING REVOLUTION IN TRANSPORT

In cooperation with KAMAZ

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Human Capital and Talent Development Panel Session

THE DEMAND FOR DEVELOPING SKILLS: STRIKING THE RIGHT BALANCE BETWEEN THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

THE BIG SHIFT TO DOMESTIC SOURCING OF CAPITAL

In cooperation with Gazprombank (Joint-Stock Company)

17:00-18:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.3
Human Capital and Talent Development Arena

THE AGING SOCIETY: MAINTAINING PRODUCTIVITY AS DEMOGRAPHICS SHIFT

08:15-09:15 Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.4
Business Breakfast

BUSINESS BREAKFAST WITH THE HEADS OF THE BRICS EXPORT AGENCIES

08:15-09:15 Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.5
Business Breakfast

INDUSTRIAL PARKS AND ECONOMIC ZONES: CREATING CLUSTERS FOR INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT

09:30-09:45 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall

DEVELOPMENT PRIZE AWARDS CEREMONY

09:30-11:00 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

THE RUSSIAN REGIONS’ GROWTH FORMULA: FREEDOM TO EXPERIMENT

In cooperation with Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)

09:30-11:00 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Business Roundtable

RUSSIA – NORTH AMERICA: NEW CHALLENGES AND STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS COOPERATION

09:30-11:00 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

PRESENTATION OF THE NATIONAL INVESTMENT CLIMATE RATING FOR THE RUSSIAN REGIONS

09:45-11:00 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Arena

ECONOMISTS’ ROUNDTABLE: A FIVE-YEAR PROGNOSIS – THE END OF GROWTH?

In cooperation with Deutsche Bank

09:45-11:00 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

GLOBAL FINANCE AS A COMMONS – GUARANTOR OR THREAT TO STABILITY?

In cooperation with VTB Capital

09:45-11:00 Mercedes Bar
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

ESTABLISHING GLOBAL FRAMEWORKS TO ADDRESS OFF-SHORE CORPORATE STRUCTURES: WHO STANDS TO BENEFIT?

In cooperation with EY

09:45-11:00 PepsiCo Café
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

REALIZING RUSSIA’S POTENTIAL AS A GLOBAL CHAMPION IN FOOD PROVISION

In cooperation with PepsiCo

09:45-11:00 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Business Roundtable

LATIN AMERICA: GLOBALIZATION AND NEW REGIONAL ECONOMIC HUBS

09:45-11:00 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Human Capital and Talent Development Panel Session

WHAT IS THE PRICE OF YOUR HEALTH?

11:30-13:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Valday Club Session

ECONOMIC INTERDEPENDENCE VS. POLITICAL ISOLATION

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Russia 24 TV Channel Teledebates

INVESTMENT IN RUSSIA: NEW CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN CHANGED REALITIES

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.2
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities CNBC Teledebates

“NEVER LET A GOOD CRISIS GO TO WASTE”: ADDRESSING RUSSIA’S STRUCTURAL ECONOMIC DILEMMAS

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Arena

POWERING OPPORTUNITY: INTEGRATING EUROPEAN, RUSSIAN AND ASIAN ENERGY SECTORS

In cooperation with Rosseti

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

GREEN GROWTH AND THE ECONOMICS OF CLIMATE CHANGE

In cooperation with Deloitte

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

THE ARCTIC: REALISING A NEW ECONOMIC SPHERE

11:45-13:00 Mercedes Bar
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

THE FUTURE OF THE ELECTRONIC WALLET AND THE MODERNIZATION OF GLOBAL PAYMENT PLATFORMS

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

RUSSIAN INDUSTRIAL POLICY: WHAT ARE THE PRIORITIES?

In cooperation with UC RUSAL

11:45-12:00 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

CHINA’S ECONOMIC “NEW NORMAL”: IMPLICATIONS FOR REGIONAL GROWTH AND GLOBAL DEMAND

In partnership with Boao Forum for Asia

In cooperation with En+

11:45-13:00 Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.4
Business Roundtable

RUSSIA – ITALY: STRENGTHENING ECONOMIC TIES IN TIMES OF GEOPOLITICAL TENSIONS

In partnership with ‘Conoscere Eurasia’ Association

In cooperation with The Russian-Italian Civil Society Dialogue Forum

13:00-13:45 Pavilion 7A, Conference Hall 7.1

GLOBAL ENERGY AWARDS CEREMONY

14:00-16:30 Pavilion 8A, Congress Hall

PLENARY SESSION

17:00-18:30 Mercedes Bar
Human Capital and Talent Development Panel Session

EXECUTING PHILANTHROPIC STRATEGIES IN TIMES OF STRESS

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.2
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons RT (Russia Today) Teledebates

THE NEW DEVELOPMENT BANK: A STRONGER ROLE FOR BRICS IN THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Energy Club Summit

A NEW BALANCE IN THE OIL MARKET AND ITS IMPLICATIONS

In cooperation with Rosneft

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

NON-COMMODITY EXPORTS: MADE IN RUSSIA

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.2
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Panel Session

INTERNATIONAL TRADE: GLOBALIZATION OR REGIONALIZATION?

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

EFFECTIVE FRAMEWORKS FOR TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

17:15-18:30 Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1
Briefing

A NATIONAL PAYMENT CARD SYSTEM - A STEP TOWARDS STRENGTHENING STABILITY

08:30-09:45 Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.4
Business Breakfast

RUSSIA’S PHARMACEUTICAL SECTOR: GENERATING GROWTH?

08:30-09:45 Pavilion 5, Business Breakfast Hall 5.5
Business Breakfast

THE IT INDUSTRY'S NEW REALITIES: EXPORT POSSIBILITIES AND THE APPEAL OF THE DOMESTIC MARKET

10:00-11:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.1
Global Economy: New Challenges and Shifting Horizons Arena

TRANSCENDENCE OF ENTREPRENEURIAL CULTURE: LEARNING FROM SUCCESS

10:00-11:15 Pavilion 4, Conference Hall 4.2
Human Capital and Talent Development Arena

UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL GROWTH OF THE KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY

In cooperation with Closed Joint-Stock Company TransTeleCom

10:00-11:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.2 Innovation Hall
Russia: Seizing the Opportunities Panel Session

RUSSIA’S HOUSING AND UTILITIES SECTOR: STIMULATING PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS

10:00-11:15 Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3
Human Capital and Talent Development Panel Session

IMMIGRATION POLICY: AVOIDING A SKILLS MISFIT TRAP

10:00-11:15 Pavilion 3, Amphitheatre
Human Capital and Talent Development Panel Session

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY: RELYING ON COMPETITIVENESS

10:00-11:15 PepsiCo Café
Disruptors: Trends and Technologies Panel Session

HYPER-SPEED CHANGE IN THE FILM INDUSTRY – DOES ANYONE HAVE A STRATEGY?