Rapid growth in the middle class and the provision of everything it needs – infrastructure, energy, transport, water, food – will serve as the locomotive for economic development over the next several decades. Is the global economy ready to support this process? Which regions will find themselves in the epicentre? Which industries will face the greatest burden and how should they prepare for this? What needs to be done to ensure a high level of efficiency in resource management?
Charles Robertson , Global Chief Economist, Renaissance Capital
Dominic Barton , Global Managing Director, McKinsey & Company
Ivan Glasenberg , Chief Executive Officer, Glencore
Dr. Jun Ma , Managing Director, Chief Economist, Deutsche Bank in China
Vladislav Soloviev , Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Board, RUSAL