In 2018 the International Economic Summit “Russia-Islamic world: KazanSummit 2018” will be held for the tenth time.
Annually Kazan has been gathering together the representatives of international organisations, financial institutions, embassies, parliaments, as well as governmental authorities, leading investors and businessmen, top-level managers of Russian and foreign companies over the last ten years.
Kazan Summit is the unique business platform for establishing new contacts and finfing expert answers on pressing issues.
The President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov has been appointed to the post of Сhairman of the Strategic Vision Group “Russia – Islamic World” by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. In the framework of the Group activity Tatarstan Investment Development Agency works on KazanSummit 2018.
The main topic of KazanSummit 2018 is Islamic investments within the context of international economic relations.
New thematic sessions besides traditional panels such as Kazan OIC Youth Entrepreneurship Forum, OIC Young Diplomats Conference and Sberbank business breakfast, will be held during the Summit.
In the modern reality and dynamically changing international processes the countries are forced to search the reliable economic partners. The cooperation with Islamic countries becomes more perspective in view of changing Russian political course.
Summit is the unique platform for surching new clients and business partners, as well as demonstration of investment potential and economic opportunities of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Background information: KazanSummit 2017 brought together 2641 participants from 53 countries. Among the honorable officials were the ambassadors from 12 states, the Chairman of the Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology Rashid Ahmad Muhammad Bin-Fahad, Deputy Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates Abdullah Al Saleh, the King of Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Chairman of the Committee on Legislation and Norms of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, CEO of World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies Bostian Skalar, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Bogdanov, the Chairman of the state-owned Vnesheconombank (VEB) Sergey Gorkov, Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank Oleg Ganeev.
Registration of participants will be started on 1st December 2017 at the official website www.kazansummit.com.