Pavilion 8, Conference Hall 8.3

With the Euro and US dollar facing long-term structural debt issues and potential inflationary pressures, the impetus to create alternative reserve currencies is increasing. But new reserve systems are just one of several major policy initiatives under development from major emerging economic players.

1) What are the primary steps that must be taken to establish viable alternatives to US dollar, Yen and Euro currency reserves?
2) What other key economic policy objectives are being discussed by BRIC economies?
3) What policies and financial tools can be applied to further enhance the trade potential amongst BRIC economies?

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala , Managing Director, World Bank Group

Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Vladimir Dmitriev , Vice President, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
Kairat Kelimbetov , Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Luciano Coutinho , President, Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES)
Peter Mandelson , Chairman, Global Counsel; Senior Adviser, Lazard Ltd; Member of the House of Lords, European Commissioner for Trade (2004-2008)
Vladislav Soloviev , Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Board, RUSAL
Alexey Uljukaev , Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Norman T.L. Chan , Chief Executive, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)