In line with the executive order issued by the President of the Russian Federation on 7 May 2018, Number 204, On National Targets and Strategic Development Goals for the Russian Federation for the Period to 2024′, the Russian Government was instructed to ensure the national development goals for Russia for the period to 2024 are achieved, including:
• Increasing the expected lifespan to 78 years by 2024 (and to 80 years by 2030)
The event will serve as a common platform for the discussion and monitoring of national programmes and projects designed to extend the healthy life expectancy of Russias citizens.
The Forum will include a business programme, presentations, and exhibitions enabling participants to discuss the key questions and develop practical solutions on issues relating to demographic development, protecting peoples health, and raising living standards. Participants will also have the opportunity to learn more about innovative projects in healthcare, and to network with other people working in this sector.
Аn exhibition titled Healthy Life: Towards 80+ will be held on 13 15 February 2019. This will present achievements in medicine, both in Russia and abroad, as well as breakthrough technologies and innovative projects aimed at creating a healthy society.
The Forum is supported by the Russian Federation Ministry of Health.