SPIEF 2021 opens registration for the Youth Day
On 5 June 2021, as part of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the International Youth Economic Forum will be held, co-organized by the Roscongress Foundation, Federal Agency for Youth Affairs and Russian Young Professionals Assistance Centre.
The International Youth Economic Forum is a popular platform where young people discuss key economic and social issues with leading Russian and international experts. Every year, the Forum programme includes investment sessions, plenary sessions, panel discussions, lectures and open dialogues with young people, government officials, business leaders, as well as foreign experts. At the Forum, participants can meet potential partners and like-minded people, share experiences and exchange contacts, as well as put business communication skills into practice.
Young people aged 18 to 35 (inclusive) representing the following categories can apply to participate in the event:
– young entrepreneurs;
– young professionals;
– students of higher and secondary education institutions;
– leaders and representatives of nonprofits.
“I am sure that the knowledge, experience and practice that young people will acquire at the International Youth Economic Forum will be fully used in their everyday and professional life. Also, these new connections and contacts will spark useful and effective interaction with like-minded people, mentors and other professionals. For our part, we are ready to offer all tools for their full and successful self-realization in any endeavors. Active participation and initiative are the engine that, like any other, needs high-quality fuel,” notes Head of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs Alexander Bugaev.
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum brings together international business leaders, government officials and representatives of expert and media communities to discuss and jointly search for effective solutions to the most pressing challenges of the Russian and global economies.
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum has been annually organized since 1997; staring 2006 it has been held under the patronage and with the participation of the President of the Russian Federation.
The co-organizers of the International Youth Economic Forum are the Roscongress Foundation, Federal Agency for Youth Affairs and Russian Young Professionals Assistance Centre.
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum will take place on 2–5 June 2021 in St. Petersburg.