Presidential Decree No. 112 dated 13 February 2020 appointed First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Andrei Belousov the Chairman of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum Organizing Committee.
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum is an annual event held since 1997. Since 2006, it has been held under the auspices of the President of the Russian Federation. The Forum is a platform for discussing Russian and global economic agenda. In 2019, 19 thousand people from 145 countries attended SPIEF.
The next SPIEF will take place on 36 June 2020. Official SPIEF website: forumspb.com