Programme

Plenary Session Economic Policy in Russia’s East: What’s Next? Doing Business in the Russian Far East We Are Neighbours: Earning through Cooperation The Russian Far East: Creating a New Quality of Life by Responding to Challenges Business Dialogue Demographic Policy. New Residents in the Far East ‘Intellectual Property: A Regional Development Tool’ International Forum Presentation of investment projects
06.09.2017
10:00—11:10

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Transport and Logistics Investment Projects

Initiatives related to the development of the transport infrastructure of the Far East are designed to create a basis for further economic growth in Russia, solving social problems and improving the quality of life. Today, a number of investment projects have been launched to build and update logistics facilities, to develop transport and transit routes, and to increase freight turnover. The session will present projects aimed at development of a comfortable and functional environment, maintenance of environmental safety and strengthening of cooperation with the Asia-Pacific Region countries.

Moderator:
Irina Afonichkina — Мoderator of the Press Center, Russian News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Danil Grigoryev — Deputy Head of the Construction and Land Matters, Regional State Public Institution Regional Center for Public-Private Partnership
Anatoly Lazarev — Managing Director, "Vostochny Port" JSC
Evgeny Pesotsky — General Director, Most
Maksim Shakirov — Director of the Investment Department, Far East Investment and Export Agency
Dmitry Voloshenko — Chairman of the Board, Composite Shipbuilding
Sergey Zamaraev — General Director, Aeroport Magadan

06.09.2017
11:20—12:40

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Agricultural and Food Industry Investment Projects

Historically, agriculture in the Far East was considered a risky business. However, comprehensive development of the region and investment in infrastructure projects in the agriculture industry have changed the situation. Today, agriculture is one of the fastest developing sectors in the region`s economy. The Agency for Human Capital Development in the Far East estimated the growth potential of the segment population by 2021 by more than 5,500 thousand people that is 15–20% for the last 3 years. Within the framework of the session will be presented promising projects in the field of agriculture, food industry, fish farming and agriculture. They are aimed at contribution to an increase in food security and investment potential of the region.

Moderator:
Andrey Zhurankov — Head of the Analytical Group of the Press Center, News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Maria Dmitrieva — Director of the Department for Interaction with Authorities, Development Institutions, Financial and Credit Organizations, Corporation for Development of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Municipal District Khangalassky Ulus
Valery Dubrovsky — Director of the Investment Department, Far East Investment and Export Agency
Alexey Pahomov — General Director, Mercy Agro Sakhalin
Denis Rogov — General Director, Russky Product
Nadezhda Selezneva — Head of Investment Department, Management Company Bizness Prestizh, Khabarovsk Grain Mill
Nikita Soin — General Director, Teplichny Complex Agro Invest
Lyudmila Tekutyeva — General Director, Arnika
Yury Tishchenko — Economist, Formula Rosta

06.09.2017
12:50—13:30

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Fishery Investment Projects

More than 71% of Russian fish are harvested in the Far East. Annually, 1 million tonnes of aquatic bioresources are not harvested in the region. The projects presented in the panel have every chance to radically change the situation. The construction of new high-tech fish processing centers will show the potential of Primorye, meet the needs for fresh and quality product. In addition, the upgrade of the fish logistics and processing complex will create the conditions for the development of unique trade relations ̶ the "fish exchange".

Moderator:
Irina Afonichkina — Мoderator of the Press Center, Russian News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Moisey Furshchik — Adviser to General Director, Kamchattralflot
Arslan Visaidov — General Director, Yuzhny Terminal
Nikolay Zhestkov — General Director, Vodokanal

06.09.2017
13:40—14:10

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Investment Projects in Chemical and Petrochemical Industries

The Far East is a strategically important region in terms of potential resources and gas reserves. For five years, the production of natural gas in the region has increased by almost 10%, and the production of oil - by 40%. The government is interested in deep processing of hydrocarbons in the Far East. Therefore, the projects of the chemical and petrochemical industry have great prospects. The session will present the projects on the construction of Nakhodka Fertilizer Plant, Amur Gas Processing Plant and the miniplant for the production of liquefied natural gas in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.

Moderator:
Evgenia Plotnikova — Deputy Head of the Conferences department, Russian News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Igor Afanasyev — Chief Executive Officer, "Gazprom Pererabotka Blagoveshchensk"
Valery Boltik — Executive Director, PSK Sakhalin
Nikolay Sabitov — General Director, JSC "Nakhodka Plant of Mineral Fertilizers"

06.09.2017
15:30—16:50

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Investment Projects in Extraction and Processing of Minerals

Mineral extraction remains the most important specialization of the Far East with immense reserves of gold, diamonds, ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Today, the value of the solid minerals reserves in the Far East amounts to USD 1.9 trillion. The work is already in hand on each of the directions, which will soon make it possible to significantly strengthen the position of the mining industry in the Far East and in Russia as a whole. A number of presentations focuses on unique, strategically important projects related to the production of high-quality coking coal, the development of deposits of non-ferrous and precious metals, as well as the construction of a mining and processing plant and a jewelry and lapidary cluster.

Moderator:
Andrey Zhurankov — Head of the Analytical Group of the Press Center, News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Anton Fefelov — Deputy General Director, Director for Economics and Finance, Zoloto Kamchatki
Georgy Kolpachev — Deputy General Director, Far East Investment and Export Agency
Artem Levin — Deputy General Director – Production Director, Management Company Kolmar
Alesya Malykhina — Chief Expert and Analyst, Noncommercial Organization Development Fund for Chukotka Autonomous District
Petr Migalchan — Founder, Khakandzhinskoe
Olga Plotnikova — Director, Economic and Direct Investments Development Fund of the Chukotka Autonomous region
Alexander Polonyankin — Deputy General Director for Strategy and Development, Russian Platinum
Ivan Stepanov — General Director, SAYBM
Yury Tyamushkin — General Director, VaninoTransUgol JSC

07.09.2017
10:30—11:00

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Projects of Social Development of the Far East: investment in human

The successful economic development of the region and its investment attractiveness largely depend on the well-being of the residents. Within the framework of the block, will be presented projects aimed at improving the social climate of the Far East and creating conditions for improving the quality of life of the population. To analysing the current changes and assessing, the level of social sentiment will allow the presentation of the Human Capital Development Index in the subjects of the Far Eastern Federal District. What is the potential for investment in human in the region? In addition, which tools will help to open it?

Moderator:
Irina Afonichkina — Мoderator of the Press Center, Russian News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Yuliana Diryakhova — Acting General Director, State-Financed Institution Agency for Investment Development of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
Valentin Timakov — Director General, Agency for the Development of Human Capital in the Far Eastern Federal District
Alexey Tyupanov — Chairman of the Management Board, Chief Executive Officer, EXIAR

07.09.2017
11:10—12:20

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Presentation of Ideas

In modern society, human capital is a key productive factor of development, a generator of proposals and opportunities. In order to identify and replicate the best ideas for the development of "Far-Eastern hectares", the Agency for Human Capital Development in the Far East initiated a special competition. Within the framework of the block, the winners will be presented in the nominations "Agriculture", "Tourism and recreation", "Innovative and technological solutions", "Settlements", "Low-rise housing construction" and "Environmental and socially-oriented activities".

Moderator:
Andrey Zhurankov — Head of the Analytical Group of the Press Center, News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Dmitry Fedchun — Author of the Project "Quick Plan of the Site"
Sergey Gabestro — Chairman of the Public Council under the Ministry of the Development of the Russian Far East; General Director, Fabrikant.ru LLC
Sergei Kachaev — Deputy Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East
Evgenia Kulish — Author of the Project "Island of Misunderation"
Irina Labzina — Author of the Project "SMART-Teplica"
Leonid Sungorkin — Author of the Project "Ecological-Ethnic Park of the Indigenous of the Large Peoples of the Primary "Nanay Boani"
Alexander Tatarinov — Author of the Project "Integrated Service Center"
Valentin Timakov — Director General, Agency for the Development of Human Capital in the Far Eastern Federal District
Yana Tsimbalova — Author of the Project "Smart-Greenhouse Project”

07.09.2017
12:30—13:30

Building A, level 6, ‘Far East Development’ exhibition. Investment projects presentation area

Presentation of investment projects

Investment Projects in the Production of Building Materials

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the share of production of building materials in the Far East is only 0.76% of the total Russian output. The investment projects within this panel are significant both for the region's economy and for local construction companies. The production capacities can totally meet the need of construction companies in heat-insulating materials, ceramic facing bricks, OSB boards and construction ceramics. The session will also present an electronic platform, created specifically for the convenience of communication between investors and project initiators. It will provide you with complete information on all investment projects in the Far East and enter into a dialogue with a potential partner.

Moderator:
Irina Afonichkina — Мoderator of the Press Center, Russian News Agency TASS

Panellists:
Ekaterina Lyukshinova — Deputy Director for Development and Investments, RFP Group
Alexander Pavlov — Director of the Project Management Department, Far East Investment and Export Agency
Dmitry Ramenov — Deputy General Director, Ussuriysky Industrial Park
Nikita Timokhodtsev — Director, DNS-les
Dmitriy Tsarenko — General Director, Khabarovsk Building Ceramics Plant
Gennady Udalov — General Director, Smidovichsky Brickyard