Forum Opening Ceremony

Congress Centre, Congress Hall

Welcome address by the Deputy Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Governor of St. Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko<br />Address by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations<br />Address by Ivica Dačić, acting Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia<br />Address by Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet, Prime Minister of the Gabonese Republic<br />Address by Jargaltulgyn Erdenebat, Prime Minister of Mongolia

Sergey Brilev , Anchor, Deputy Director, Russia TV Channel; President, The Bering-Bellingshausen Institute for the Americas