Where the Talk Ends and Assistance to Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Begins

January 13, 2017, 15:00 – 17:00, Building 5, 5th Floor, Assembly Hall

Today, state and society in Russia support expansion of the entrepreneurial class, the further development of which will stimulate economic growth. 

Issues for Discussion

  • What do small- and medium-sized companies think about their development opportunities? 
  • How do they overcome economic challenges and administrative barriers? 
  • What assistance do they need? 
  • How do small- and medium-sized companies select niches for their businesses? 
  • Do their products meet the needs of the largest customers? 
  • What hinders small- and medium-sized companies? 


  • Alexander Braverman
    Alexander Braverman

    General Director, Chairman, Board, Federal Corporation for Small- and Medium-Sized Entrepreneurship Development


  • Dmitriy Tulin
    Dmitriy Tulin

    First Deputy Chairman, Central Bank of the Russian Federation


Representatives of small and medium businesses

Sergei Yudin, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Green Valley Group (Belgorod Region)

Vladimir Bozov, General Director, Furs Plc (Tver Region)

Boris Gorkunov, Founder, Yaroslavskiy Plc

Vladimir Statsenko, General Director, EPIEL Plc (Moscow, Zelenograd)

Anastasia Gotsulyak, General Director, Lightness Plc (Ryazan Region)

Denis Shilihin, General Director, Itgaz Plc (Volgograd Region)

Alexei Mitrofanov, Student, Bauman MSTU; start-up participant

Lev Kiselevskiy, Student, Bauman MSTU; start-up participant