The USRBC 2018 Annual Meeting "Commercial Priorities in a Time of Complex Bilateral Relations" opens in just a few days, but there is still time to register! This year's agenda will explore the business community's priorities for investment in Russia in an era of uncertainty and political tensions, the economic agenda for the next six years and how digitalization could become a catalyst for innovative growth, among other topics.
Similar to the 2017 Annual Meeting, the program will start at noon on Thursday, November 15, with an Opening Keynote Luncheon and conclude mid-afternoon on Friday, November 16, after a Closing Luncheon. The Gala Dinner will take place on November 15 at Prince George’s Ballroom (15 East 27th Street, between 5th and Madison Avenues.)
Confirmed Annual Meeting speakers include:
• Anatoly Aksakov, Chairman, RF State Duma Committee on Financial Markets; Chairman, Association of Banks of Russia • Anatoly Antonov, RF Ambassador to the United States • John Beyrle, Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia • Peter Charow, Vice President, BP Russia • Ian Colebourne, CEO, Deloitte CIS • Frances Devlin, Director, Global Policy & International Public Affairs , Pfizer Inc. • Oleg Goshchansky, Chairman and Managing Partner, KPMG in Russia and the CIS • Thomas E. Graham, Managing Director, Kissinger Associates • Drew Guff, Managing Director and Founding Partner, Siguler Guff & Company, LP • Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations • Alexander Ivlev, CIS Managing Partner , EY • Selina Jackson, Vice President, Global Government Relations & Public Policy, Procter & Gamble • Sean Kane, Counsel, Dechert LLP, Former Deputy Assistant Director for Policy, OFAC,U.S. Department of the Treasury • Vladimir Kolychev, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation • Yuri Korsun, Deputy Chairman, Vnesheconombank • Igor Kustarin, Director of Regional Development, Agency for Strategic Initiatives • Randi B. Levinas, Executive Vice President and COO, USRBC • Alexander Malakh, Deputy CEO, Russian Direct Investment Fund • David Mortlock, Partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, Former Director for International Economic Affairs, White House National Security Council / Former Deputy Coordinator for Sanctions Policy, U.S. Department of State • Timothy Murphy, General Counsel and Chief Franchise Officer, Mastercard • Natalia Porokhova, Senior Director, Head of Sovereign Rating and Forecasting Group, Analytical Credit Rating Agency • Alexis Rodzianko, President & CEO, American Chamber of Commerce in Russia • Matthew Rojansky, Director, Kennan Institute • Dan Russell, President & CEO, USRBC • Charles Ryan, Chairman, UFG Asset Management • Matthew Sagers, Executive Director, Oil and Gas, IHS Markit • William M. Sheedy, Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy, M&A, and Government Relations, Visa Inc. • Mark Sutton, Chairman & CEO, International Paper; Chairman, U.S.-Russia Business Council • Helen Teplitskaia, Advisor to the Chairman and CEO , Sberbank • Mark Von Pentz, President, Agriculture and Turf Division, Europe, CIS, Asia, Africa and Global Tractor Platform, Deere & Company • Stanislav Voskresensky, Governor, Ivanovo Region
VENUES Annual Meeting - November 15-16 Kimpton Hotel Eventi 851 6th Ave, New York, NY
Gala Dinner - November 15 Prince George Ballroom 15 East 27th St, New York, NY
REGISTRATION USRBC Members Annual Meeting and Gala Dinner: US$1,495 Gala Dinner Only: US$500 Non-Members Annual Meeting and Gala Dinner: US$1,995 Gala Dinner Only: US$800
Registration fees are non-refundable after Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Registration is transferable with notification.
THIS EVENT IS CLOSED TO THE PRESS
HOTEL The USRBC reduced-rate room block at the Kimpton Hotel Eventi has expired. To book a room at the Kimpton Hotel Eventi, please contact Stephanie Lopez, Eventi Conference Service Manager, at 646-794-6835.