The business programme of the 12th Eurasian
Economic Forum in Verona in 2019 will be expanded with a series of special
sessions devoted to specific issues on the global agenda. They will be held in
parallel with the plenary sessions for the second time.
In particular, a session during which social
inequality will be considered as one of the causes of the current global crisis
has been included in the Forum programme. The session will be hosted by the
Public Chamber of the Russian Federation together with the Innosocium
Foundation the social platform of the Roscongress Foundation. The
participants will analyse problems involving economic and social inequality
around the world and its impact on the emergence of crises in society and also
discuss ways to integrate individuals into the global system. The session will
be attended by representatives of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation,
the scientific community, experts, and philanthropists.
At the special session Uzbekistan and Italy: Major
Projects, speakers will present the formers ambitious development plans and
investment projects that open up prospects for cooperation between Uzbekistan
and Italy. The session, which will be moderated by former Italian Ambassador to
Uzbekistan (20112016) Riccardo Manara, will be attended by Uzbek Minister of
Investment and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov, President of the Italian-Uzbek
Chamber of Commerce Luigi Iperti, and Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and
Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan Adkham Ikramov, among others.
A separate session will be devoted to preparations for
the INNOPROM international industrial exhibition in Yekaterinburg at which
Italy will serve as a partner country. Opening addresses will be delivered by
Sverdlovsk Region First Deputy Governor Alexey Orlov and Ambassador
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Italian Republic to the Russian
Federation Pasquale Terracciano.
Another session will be devoted to the role of new
technologies in the sustainable energy and transport development of Moscow
during which Minister of the Moscow Government Sergey Cheryomin will speak
along with others. The session participants will discuss Moscows transition to
eco-friendly modes of transport.
This part of the programme will also include a
presentation of the industrial and investment potential of the Orenburg Region
that will be attended by Orenburg Region Minister of Economic Development,
Industrial Policy, and Trade Natalya Struntsova as well as representatives of
the regions industrial, agricultural, and service enterprises.
Detailed information about the programme is available
on the event website: forumverona.com.
The 12th Eurasian Economic Forum in Verona is being
organized by the Roscongress Foundation, the St. Petersburg International
Economic Forum and the Italian non-profit organization Conoscere Eurasia