V Eurasian Forum

The fifth Eurasian Forum in Verona (Italy) drew to a close on 21 October 2016. The event was organized by the Roscongress Foundation, the Conoscere Eurasia Association, and the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Over the two days of the Forum, participants discussed a number of issues. These included building new projects and models for government interaction and economic cooperation in the current environment, developing the innovative infrastructure of Greater Eurasia, and cooperation in energy, manufacturing, technology, transport, and agriculture.

In particular, innovation was viewed as the main driver of long-term growth and global economic change.

This year, a total of 600 organizations and 60 speakers took part in the Eurasian Forum. They included government officials, business people, political and public figures, diplomats, experts, and journalists.

Further information is available on the official Forum website: http://www.forumverona.com/en/

Antonio Fallico, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca Intesa, President of the Association Conoscere Eurasia

Sergey Razov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Italian Republic and the Republic of San Marino

Forum Opening, Businesses and Greater Eurasia, Geopolitical processes in Greater Eurasia

Session I: The geopolitical map of Greater Eurasia in movement

Session II: Economics and finance and the global crisis

Session III: The energy market – outlook for 2020

Sizing up the first day of the Forum

Session IV: New models of economic cooperation in the context of global crisis

Session V: Innovation infrastructure in Greater Eurasia

Session VI: Agriculture and agribusiness – new frontiers

Session VII: Interregional cooperation as an engine of development

Session VIII: Strengthening dialogue

Forum closing