Programme

RUSSIA – NORTH AMERICA: NEW CHALLENGES AND STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS COOPERATION

Russia: Seizing the Opportunities
Business Roundtable
Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3

Moderators
Alexis Rodzianko , President, American Chamber of Commerce in Russia
David Iakobachvili , Vice President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP); President, Orion Heritage

Panellists
Matthias Berninger , Global Head of Public Policy, Mars Incorporated
John Wories , President, Amsted Rail
Valeriy Draganov , Chairman of the Board of Directors, Coalco Development
Anatoly Karachinsky , President, IBS Group
Sergey Kravchenko , President, Boeing Russia/CIS
Daniel Russell , President, Chief Executive Officer, US–Russia Business Council (USRBC)
Paul Rollinson , President, Chief Executive Officer, Kinross Gold Corporation
Zakhar Smushkin , Chairman of the Board of Directors, Ilim Group
Clyde C. Tuggle , Senior Vice-President, Chief Public Affairs and Communications Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
Robin Wittering , Partner, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
Oleg Fomichev , State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
William Shor , Managing Director, Caspian VC Partners Ltd

Front row participants
Pavel Betsis , President, Microsoft Russia
Michael Blair , Presiding Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Yury Gavrilov , Director of Strategy and Development, Management Company METALLOINVEST LLC
Sergey Grigoriev , Deputy General Director, SUEK
Irackly Mtibelishvily , Managing Director, Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking, Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine, Citi

Broadcast

Key moments

A world with closed borders between countries is not a world that provides the conditions for prosperity.
Matthias Berninger
We believe that, in every country where we operate, giving back to the local community is the only way to do business.
Paul Rollinson