30 November – The Russian-British Business Forum
Venue: The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE
The Russian Trade Delegation together with partners in the UK and Russia organizes the second Russian-British Business Forum 2016 «Partnerships for growth. New Strategies». The Forum will be held on November 29-30 in London to discuss challenges and opportunities for bilateral trade and economic cooperation between the two countries.
The Forum 2016 brings together key segments of the UK and Russia economy for productive dialogue on future growth. The co-organizers are the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the partners: The Embassy of Russia in the UK, Russo-British Chamber of Commerce, Agency for Strategic Initiatives (Russia), Skolkovo Foundation (Russia).
200 attendees and 50 spokespeople from the UK and Russia will attend, representing a wide range of industries and interests at governmental and corporate level. The participants are organizations from the financial services, IT Sector, 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, Professional Services, Energy, Oil and Gas, Mining and Natural Resources, Life Sciences and the Health Sector, Food and FMCG, Retail.
The Forum is focused on prospects for cooperation between Russian and British companies and trends in support of businesses and provides the following benefits for attendees:
- Opportunity to hear about the latest business opportunities in Russia, challenges and success stories;
- Meeting high level government officials and representatives of financial institutions, Russian regions and companies from Russia and the UK;
- Networking opportunity – including pre-arranged Government-to-Business and Business-to-Business meetings during a dedicated One-on-one networking event;
- Advice from UK International Trade Advisers and Business Specialists on export-import operations and doing business with Russia.
29 November – Evening reception at the Trade Delegation of the Russian Federation in the United Kingdom (Russian Trade Delegation in the United Kingdom, 32-33 Highgate West Hill, London, N6 6NL);
30 November – The Russian-British Business Forum, Panel Discussions and B2B/B2G session meetings (Business meetings and negotiations between Russian and British companies for discussion of business opportunities, deals and projects (booked in advance)) (The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE)