MGIMO to Host 2nd Stolypin Forum

MGIMO to Host 2nd Stolypin Forum

21 May 2019

On May 22–23, MGIMO hosts the 2nd Stolypin Forum «Strategies for Russia». The Forum is an international expert platform established to provide an opportunity for Russian and foreign officials and businessmen, entrepreneurs, and business associations to discuss the development of non-resource-based sectors of the economy and to come up with new solutions. The event is held on the eve of Entrepreneur Day when the annual report is presented to the President of the Russian Federation.

Plenary sessions will be devoted to the economic strategies of state, cities, companies, as well as cooperation between business and state. Special sessions of the Forum will discuss the following sectors: agriculture, hospitality industry, construction, digital economy, resource-based, and finance.

Among the speakers:

  • Maxim Oreshkin, Minister of Economic Development of Russia;
  • François Fillon, Prime Minister of France;
  • Bambang Brodjonegro, Minister of National Development Planning of Indonesia;
  • Frank Schauff, European Business Association Director General;
  • Oleg Deripaska, Entrepreneur, Founder of Basic Element Ltd.;
  • Yevtushenko Oleg, Executive Director of Rostec Corporation;
  • Alexey Dyumin, Governor of Tula Region;
  • Andrey Vorobyov, Governor of Moscow Region

The First Entrepreneurial Open Air will be held at the Forum. A special open space is organised in the MGIMO courtyard for the presentation of various business and educational projects. The participants will be able to attend interesting lectures, workshops and a gala concert.