10th Gaidar Forum program outline available online
The preliminary program of the 10th Gaidar Forum, which will be held at RANEPA from January 15 – 17, 2019, is available on the forum website.
This year, the forum program is divided into four major blocks: Global Economic Architecture; Economic Growth; Regional Policy and Governance; and Social Priorities.
Discussions under the Global Economic Architecture block will cover the following topics:
- Society of the future – a new paradigm of the economy;
- Russian-Spanish university cooperation;
- G20 turns 10: Undeniable achievements, persistent challenges, new risks, future priorities;
- Cryptoeconomy and cryptocurrencies, etc.
The Economic Growth block will include the following topics for discussion:
- Russia’s Development Strategy for 2018–2024;
- New prospects for the development of target capital of non-profit organizations;
- Modernization of the Russian electric power industry;
- Government as a platform: people and technology, etc.
Important topics for discussion in the Regional Policy and Governance block:
- Spatial development priorities;
- 1993 Constitution: Was there an alternative?
- Artificial intelligence and the state;
- Russian regions’ financial contributions toward achieving national development goals, etc.
The Social Priorities block will cover the following topics:
- The social triad: Demographics - Employment - Incomes;
- Education and economic growth: A strategy for the future;
- Social lifts for youth: Remembering what matters most
- Agile strategy and others.
The 2019 Gaidar Forum will include a few special events: the awards ceremony for the participants of the Global Champions: Leadership in New Technology Markets contest, the annual meeting of SDSN RUSSIA members, the presentation of the Ranking of Innovative Regions of Russia, the Forbes breakfast and other events.
The Gaidar Forum, the largest international expert forum that annually brings together those whose advanced achievements influence the socio-economic development of regions and states, will be held at RANEPA from January 15 to January 17, 2019.
10th Gaidar Forum Organizers:
- The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA);
- The Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Gaidar Institute);
- The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR).