XVI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE RUSSIAN REGIONS IN THE FOCUS OF CHANGES

When

November 18 – 20, 2021

Where

Hybrid mode (Online +In-person, Yekaterinburg, Russia)

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

Biggest business event in the Ural region dedicated to the issues of regional development in the context of global economic trends

The conference speakers are leading Russian economists, international experts in economics and finance, top managers of middle businesses and big industrial companies, government representatives, academia and young professionals. 

The events of recent years are attended by guests from various cities of the Russian Federation from Moscow to Vladivostok, as well as European countries, Asia and the CIS. Geographical coverage of attendees of the Сonference 2020  includes 15 countries, such as the USA, Italy, the Czech Republic, the Philippines, China, France, Portugal, the Netherlands, India, Germany, the United Kingdom, etc.

16

years

Coverage of topical economic issues in the Urals, Russia and beyond

700+

Participants
Attend the conference annually

45+

Countries

In geographical coverage of attendees in 2020

100+

Speakers

Share key research and cases at the conference events

the CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

The programme includes business and academic days, which will include:

  • Plenary sessions and round tables
  • Open lectures and workshops from invited experts
  • More than 20 research session and for the scientific community
  • Youth Forum
  • Networking events

Special events within the programme:

  • Tools of economic development in the context of a pandemic and the post-crisis period. The consequences of the crisis for enterprises, cities and regions. 
  • Strategy of socio-economic development of the Sverdlovsk region until 2035. Smart specialisation, digital, green economy and ESG as concepts in a single vector of territory development. 
  • Digital transformation of Higher Education: exchange of best international practices between universities, integrators and platforms. 
  • Sports mega-events-2023. Prospects and commitments for the region. 
  • Human well-being in the context of digital transformation of society. 
  • Development of world-class scientific and educational centers: current state, cases and tasks. 
  • Scientific and technological development and the policy of digital transformation: a regional projection. 
  • Climate protection in industrial regions and big cities. Development of strategies to support industry and territories, taking into account the need to reduce the negative impact on the climate.
  • UrFU campus as a center of digital transformation of the region. 
  • Economic growth, the future outlook of oil market and fiscal sustainability. 

The events are planned in hybrid format in accordance with epidemiological guidelines.

For all key events, an online connection will be organized with the main speakers and participants at the conference site in Ekaterinburg.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

ORGANISERS

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