St. Petersburg International Economic Forum: UNECON participation

XXIII SPIEF opened June 6. It is one of the largest global cooperation platforms in economics, science, technology, ecology and digitalization spheres.

The Core event of the Forum was plenary session «Shaping the agenda of Sustainable Development» with speeches from:

- The President of Russian Federation - Vladimir Putin,
- General Secretary of the Communist Party of China - Xi Jinping,
- The President of Bulgaria Rumen Georgiev Radev,
- Prime Minister of Armenia - Nikol Pashinyan and
- Prime Minister of Slovakia Peter Pellegrini
- Secretary-General of the United Nations. – António Guterres.

Traditionally Forum includes business discussion and meetings between country leaders, Headquarters of global companies and influencer investors with participation of recognized experts.  All in all, it is 17 thousand participants from almost 2 thousands companies. 

UNECON is an active member of the Forum. Rector of UNECON Igor Maksimtsev had been an expert in dialogs «Russia- the Baltic states: on the way to efficient partnership» and и « Dialogue de Trianon: Education».

Our University signed a number of strategically important agreements.

UNECON signed an agreement with Autonomous Nonprofit Organization “UEFA EURO 2020» on Volonteer Centre Creation, and made a contract for science&research cooperation with the Mayor of the Vologda region.

During the event UNECON representors had numerous of meetings such as with UNECON alumni, CEO, Chairman of the Board of OJSC «Russian Railways» Oleg Belozerov.

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