News conference on 2018 Gaidar Forum, Russia and the World: Values and Virtues

1:00 pm, Monday, January 15
TASS Press Center at 2 Tverskoi Boulevard

A news conference on the 2018 Gaidar Forum, "Russia and the World: Values and Virtues."

Participants: Rector of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) Vladimir Mau; political analyst Ivan Krastev; and Director of the Gaidar Forum, director of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia Ivan Fedotov.

The participants will talk about the agenda, experts and guests of the 2018 Gaidar Forum, its major events, and new discussion issues.

Contact: Dmitry Sokolov, Head of RANEPA Press Service

Phone: +7 (499) 956-9969

Mobile: +7 (903) 788-3802


The organizers include the Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Gaidar Institute) and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR).

The program outline is available at the forum website.

Participation is free; preliminary registration is required.

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The general partners of the Gaidar Forum are Gazprom and Gazprombank; strategic partners include Novartis, Johnson&Johnson, RZD, MSD, AstraZeneca, the ACIG Group of Companies, Mastercard, Coca-Cola, Russian Agricultural Bank, Pharmstandard JSC, Microsoft; O1 Group, Unilever, EY, Russian Brewers’ Union, Russian Direct Investment Fund are partners and RVC.

The general information partners include the Rossiya 24 TV channel, RBC and TASS news agencies. The official information agency is Rossiya Segodnya. The general online media partner is Gazeta.RU. The general radio partner is Business FM. The strategic information partners are Kommersant Publishers, the RT TV channel and Interfax. The main information partners are Rossiyskaya Gazeta and Federal press news agency. Other media partners include, PRIME news agency, EFE,, Expert RA, Radio Ekho Moskvy, Parlamentskaya Gazeta, BRICS, National Banking Journal, Banking Review, Financial One, Standards and Quality news agency, AK&M, Ekonomika i Zhizn weekly, Invest Foresight online magazine, Strategia magazine, Naans Media, the Public Administration scientific political journal, the PRO BUSINESS TV channel, the Indicator online science journal, the Bankovskoye Delo (Banking Business) magazine, RNS news agency, Business Excellence magazine, Cision, the Budget magazine, Information platform “Russian planet – Smart Russia”.