Source Pravda.Ru

Nizhny Novgorod to become center of international attention

September for the Nizhny Novgorod region will be marked with an event of global significance. On September 11 and 12, the region will hold the second International Business Summit called "Investing in the Future: Russia." The business platform will bring together the best of science, economics and business.

Representatives from more than 20 countries of the world will gather to discuss the investment attractiveness of the country as a whole and the Nizhny Novgorod region in particular. The list of participants of the Business Summit includes the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Czech Republic, China, South Korea, UAE, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and other countries. 

The International Business Summit is of great importance for the Volga region. Its primary goal is to exchange experience in the investment, research and innovation fields between Nizhny Novgorod-based companies, foreign and international companies.

Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev noted that the structure of the Business Summit 2013 would be more representative than last year. "We offer  Russia and the world to discuss the investment climate in the country, the cluster policy in the implementation of our strategic objectives and the program of preparations for the 2018 World Cup," said Valery Shantsev.

The summit will work on four main directions, including the cluster approach to the development of the region, education and personnel for the new industrial economy, preparations for the 2018 World Cup, youth and investment potential of the Russian media forum in 2013 ...

The congress part of the forum will consist of activities covering a full range of innovative economy.

"It's hard to imagine a better platform for meetings of entrepreneurs, experts and scientists, which combines economic theory with business practice. Creating a favorable business climate and attracting investment in the industrial sector of the Russian innovation industry - these are the key topics to be addressed by experts within the framework of the International Business Summit in 2013," said Valery Shantsev.