Presentation on the XI Eurasian Economic Forum takes place in Moscow

Oct 5, 2018 10:32 am

The upcoming XI Eurasian Economic Forum, which will be held in Verona, Italy, on 25 and 26 October.

“Economy of trust and business diplomacy from the Atlantic to the Pacific” : participants at the press conference  included: Chairman of the Board and CEO of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca Intesa and President of the Conoscere Eurasia Association Antonio Fallico, Member of the Eurasian Economic Commission Board, Minister for key aspects of integration and macroeconomics Tatyana Valovaya, and theadvisor on trade issues at the Italian Embassy in Moscow Niccolò Fontana. Director of the Eurasian Communications Centre Alexei Pilkoled the press conference.

The Eurasian Economic Forum 2018 is themed “Economy of trust and business diplomacy from the Atlantic to the Pacific.” The discussion about trust and the economy, which began at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, will continue in Verona. The main focus will be on issues of developing an economy of trust and diplomacy of business in greater Eurasia, including the search for new effective mechanisms for cooperation in a number of sectors.

“The atmosphere of trust is very important in the establishment and maintaining of regular contacts in business circles. How stable and effective are these contacts, and can we restore trust and find points of contact? How can the Eurasian and European business communities cooperate in the current geopolitical climate? These and many other questions will be discussed by participants in dedicated sessions during the Eurasian Economic Forum in Verona,” said Chairman of the Board and CEO of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev.

“Our Forum is developing rapidly. From year to year, from Forum to Forum, the number of themes under discussion grow, the geographical reach expands, and the number of participants increases. This current XI Eurasian Economic Forum in Verona is distinguished by the fact that it draws participation from major business leaders from many countries, and by leading politicians from Italy and Russia – which takes it to a distinctly new level. This makes the Forum more authoritative and appeals to the business and political elites in countries across greater Eurasia from the Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans,” said Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca Intesa and President of the Conoscere Eurasia Association Antonio Fallico.

Participants in the press conference said that the event’s agenda will cover the key issues of economic development and cooperation between the EU and the Eurasian Economic Community, the development of the energy sector, the financial sector, transport and infrastructure, inter-regional cooperation, and information and digital technologies.

“The platform Verona offers is one of the most important places where we can come together and meet with our European colleagues, discuss the challenges and threats that we face, and agree on courses of cooperation,” said Tatyana Valovaya.

The XI Eurasian Economic Forum is organized by the Italian non-commercial Conoscere Eurasia Association, Roscongress Foundation, and the St Petersburg International Economic Forum.

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