Peoples’ Diplomacy: from Peoples’ Trust to the Trust of Economies

26 May , 10:00–11:15
Harnessing Russia’s Growth Potential
Conference Hall 3.1 (Krasnodar Region)

Successful economic projects emerge out of peoples’ personal trust. Common ground for the achievements of culture, science and aspirations for peace create the best foundation for strategic economic integration. Globalization and digitalization have finally erased the boundaries for communication between active citizens across the globe. People's diplomacy plays a special role in promoting and developing such contacts. How to move from people's trust to the trust of economies? What values unite the peoples of Eurasia? What can civil society institutions do to create an atmosphere of business trust?

Vladimir Salamatov, General Director, International Trade and Integration Research Center

Andrey Belyaninov, Chairman of the Management Board, Eurasian Development Bank (EDB)
Sergei Glazyev, Adviser to the President of the Russian Federation
Hui Li, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China in the Russian Federation
Bernard Lozé, Vice-President, Association Franco-Russian Dialogue
Eleonora Mitrofanova, Head, Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation
Ablay Myrzakhmetov, Chairman of the Board, National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan
Mikhail Piotrovsky, General Director, The State Hermitage Museum
Dalbir Singh, Co-Chairman of the General Council, International Union Eurasian Peoples' Assembly
Vladimir Yakunin, Chairman of Supervisory Board, DOC Research Institute; Doctor of Political Science