Rus

The IX International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 05-07, 2019, St.Petersburg

HISTORY: 2016 - VI INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

Public-private projects in the Arctic: partnership and investment

Panel session

Public-private projects in the Arctic: partnership and investment

Draft*

14:30 - 16:00

Hall 7


Section description

Distinguishing feature of the Russian Arctic zone development lies in the fact that, on the hand, it is necessary to implement huge infrastructure projects and to modernize social sphere and, on the other hand, Arctic doesn’t have high capital-raising potential. That is why it is very important to create positive institutional environment for private-public partnership, which is impossible without statutory regulation advancement and implementation state politics aimed at private-public projects support in the Arctic zone.
The Panel session will be dedicates to possibilities of institutional environment development and prospects of usage of PPP mechanisms in the Arctic zone.

Topics for discussion

  • Development of legislation in PPP sphere;
  • Large PPP projects and issues of business and authorities partnership;
  • Investments attraction to the PPP projects.

Moderator

MAKSIM TKACHENKO

Executive Director of PPP Development

Speakers

DMITRII FISHKIN

Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation

SEMEN VUIMENKOV

Minister of economic development of Arkhangelsk region

OLGA KUZNETSOVA

Minister of industry and entrepreneurship of the Murmansk region

ELENA BEZDENEZHNYKH

Vice President - State Secretary, GR, PJSC "MMC "NORILSK NICKEL"

ALEKSEI LOGINOV

Vice-President of Sberbank of Russia

VIKTOR DONIANTS

General Director of JSC "Zond-Holding"

ISKENDER NURBEKOV

Deputy Director on legal issues and initiatives of the Internet Initiatives Development Foundation

ALEKSANDR ERMOLENKO

Partner, FBK Legal

OLGA SMIRNOVA

Head of Department for macroeconomic forecasting, strategic planning and methodology of spatial development, Council for study of productive forces (SOPS)

* subject to change without notice