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2020 Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum

Krasnoyarsk will host the 17th Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum in the first quarter of 2020. The Forum will take place in Siberia International Exhibition and Business Centre and the campus of the Siberian Federal University.

The main topic of the upcoming forum will be ensuring advanced development of Siberia and Angara-Yenisei macro region, implementation of relevant policy documents prepared by the Government of the Russian Federation for implementation of the directions of the president of the Russian Federation of 28 May 2019 and the list of instructions of the president of the Russian Federation based on the results of 2019 Petersburg International Economic Forum.

The advanced development of Angara-Yenisei macro region involves not only creation of unique mechanisms for stimulation of the investment activity in Eastern Siberia, but also new development of Central Russia territory, fundamental improvement in the quality of life of the population, particularly in health care and ecology, general and professional education, science, and environmental conditions. The development of Angara-Yenisei macro region will be a pilot project in the system of state administration of territories, successful implementation of which can be replicated for other regions of so called Great Siberia — territory spreading from the Ural Mountains to the Pacific Ocean.

The second main topic of the upcoming forum will be the implementation of the Yenisei Siberia Comprehensive Investment Project, the first portfolio of which includes 32 investment projects with a total declared value of more than 1.9 trillion roubles, while the second advanced portfolio includes more than 120 investment projects worth more than 4.8 trillion roubles.

Senior figures of Russian business, federal authorities, development institutions and public associations will be engaged in the Forum. The Krasnoyarsk format of the discussion will be established; another important topic of the Forum will be the promotion of initiatives for the advanced development of Siberia regions, interregional investment projects of Angara-Yenisei macro region, Yenisei Siberia Comprehensive Investment Projects and formulation of proposals on state support measures, particularly in terms of legislation improvement.

Forum program will comprise business, communication, presentation, youth, educational, cultural and sports programs.