Russia: Seizing the Opportunities
Business Roundtable
Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.1

Latin America has traditionally been one of the priority regions for Russia in terms of trade and economic relations as well as technological cooperation. Effective use of Russian and Latin American competitive advantages that draws on the complementarity of their national economies can play a key role in facilitating closer ties. What possibilities are there for expanding the potential for investment and technological collaboration between Russia and Latin America? What opportunities are created through the establishment of partnership relations between the EAEU and Mercosur?

Sergey Brilev , Anchor, Deputy Director, Russia TV Channel; President, The Bering-Bellingshausen Institute for the Americas

Tatiana Valovaya , Member of the Board - Minister in Charge of Integration and Macroeconomics, Eurasian Economic Commission
Miguel Matias Galuccio , President, Chief Executive Officer, YPF S.A.
Boris Ivanov , First Vice-President, Gazprombank; Managing Director, GPB Global Resources
Axel Kicillof , Minister of Economy of Argentina
Alexey Likhachev , Chief Executive Officer, ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation
Laureano Facundo Ortega Murillo , Adviser, Official Investment and Export Promotion Agency of the Government of Nicaragua ProNicaragua
Phillip Paulwell , Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining of Jamaica
Nick Rischbieth Gloe , Executive President, Central American Bank for Economic Integration, Honduras
Felipe Sandoval Precht , President, The Salmon Industry Association SalmonChile

Front row participants
Sergey Goreslavsky , Deputy Director General, Rosoboronexport
Kostas Isychos , Deputy Minister of Defense of Greece; Co-chairman of the Joint Russian-Greek Commission on Economic, Industrial, Scientific and Technical Cooperation
Thomas Keller , Chief Executive Officer, COLBUN
Andres Rebolledo , Vice Minister for Foreign Trade, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Chile


Key moments

Formation of regional economic associations in the world is a way to create a truly global economy.
Tatiana Valovaya