Official name: The National Congress “Modernization of Russian Industry: Development Priorities”
Receiving country and city: Russia, Moscow
Date: October 10, 2017
Place: Hotel Complex of President-Hotel (24,B.Yakimanka Str.)
Status: International, annual
First holding date: 2006
Official web-site:

Organizers: “Initiative” Business Support and Development Center ANO

Permanent partners of the Congress are:

  • Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
  • Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
  • Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
  • State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
  • Industry Development Fund
  • Russian Technological Agency
  • “Business Russia” All-Russian Public Organization
  • “SUPPORT OF RUSSIA” All-Russian Public Organization for the Support of Small and Medium-Sized Business
  • “ROSTEKH” Public Corporation
  • Vnesheconombank
  • “Russian Railway” OJSC
  • RUSNANO Fund of Infrastructural and Educational Programs
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Small and Medium-Sized Business Support Center
  • Technology Updating and Development Fund
  • Center of Investments, Technology and Trade
  • “Federal Center of Project Funding” OJSC
  • Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR)
  • Russian Agency for the Development of Information Society
  • Russian Union of Builders
  • Union of Oil and Gas Producers of Russia


Key audience: Managers of industrial enterprises of Russia and foreign countries, governors, managers of profiled ministries and agencies, representatives of regional authorities, expert and investment community, academia, largest public organizations of Russia and leading media.

Main advantage: Individual approach to each participant, exclusive support to business community, and provision of all the required conditions for the establishment of new contacts at the Congress and solution of business tasks.

All participants of the National Congress are decision-making senior managers and represented structures are carefully selected in advance by the executive direction of the event with the purpose of getting the maximum result from holding the Congress and the most efficient establishment of new business contacts. Due to this, the number of participants of the National Congress is always strictly limited.

The government is open to a new format of interaction with business with the main priorities being the interests of entrepreneurs, the people creating the basic wealth and prosperity of the country. The interests of all representatives of stakeholders, including domestic producers and result-oriented business practitioners must be taken into account to develop the most promising development strategy of the country. This goal can be achieved only in the direct partnership of the state and business structures.

The National Congress “Modernization of Russian Industry: Development Priorities” is held annually since 2006.
The National Congress is an open international business platform oriented primarily at the establishment of long-term partnership relations between entrepreneurs, state structures and public organizations.

The format of the annual meetings of entrepreneurs from the entire Russia and abroad with the participation of representatives of top officials of the country allows establishment of a site for open dialogue with a possibility of taking reasonable decisions, better understanding of each other’s interests, establishment of long-term partnership relations and scheduling further steps on the efficient development of the industrial policy of the country.



Draft Program
dated 10.07.2017.

Industry Modernization of Russia: Priorities of Development


October, 10th
Moscow, Hotel Complex of President-Hotel
(24,B.Yakimanka Str.)


09:00 – 10:00

Meeting official delegations, Registration of the Congress participants
Welcoming coffee, recent press


10:00 – 12:00

Official opening ceremony of the Congress, Congress Plenary Session


Key issues to discuss at the Plenary Session of the Congress:

  • System approaches to building up personnel, intellectual and technological capabilities of Russia
  • National security and independence of Russia, the position of the country in the world with regard to long-term perspective
  • Competitiveness of national companies
  • The creation of an infrastructure for implementation of innovative solutions
  • The development of new business models based on the mass introduction of advance technologies
  • The instruments for national companies support
  • The formation of a management system able to join efforts of the levels of authority, business, academic and research organizations in the areas of breakthrough industrial technologies.


The following guests are invited as key participants of the session::

Arkady Vladimirovich Dvorkovich, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

Dmitry Olegovich Rogozin, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

Denis Valentinovich Manturov, Minister of Industry of Trade of the Russian Federation

Nikolay Anatolievich Nikiforov, Minister of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation

Sergey Semyonovich Sobyanin, Major of Moscow

Sergey Nikolaevich Katyrin, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Roman Vasilievich Petrutsa, Director of the Industrial Development Fund

Sergey Nikolaevich Gorkov, Chairman of the State Corporation of Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)

Boris Yurievich Titov, Commissioner for the President of the Russian Federation on Protection of Entrepreneurs' Rights

Yury Matevich Urlichich, Deputy Chief of the Analytical Centre attached to the Government of the Russian Federation

Natalia Ivanovna Zolotykh, Vice President of All-Russia Non-Governmental Organization of Small and Medium Business of OPORA ROSSII

Sergey Viktorovich Chemezov, General Director of Rostech State Corporation

Igor Rubenovich Agamirzyan, Vice President of Higher School of Economy National Research University

Alexander Arnoldovich Braverman, Member of the Board of Directors, General Director - Chairman of the Board for Federal Corporation on Development of Small and Medium Entrepreneurship JSC


12:00 – 15:00

Work of Business Development Territory

This is dialogue platform for cooperation of the business community, search of new business partners and reception of professional consulting on the issues of business support and development, as well as opportunities of an access for the entities of small and medium entrepreneurship to procurements and tenders in the State Companies and corporations.

Business Development Territory is:

  • Exposition of an Exhibition of the Congress Partners and Sponsors
  • Business Contacts Area - series of meetings and negotiations planned in advance
  • Workshops and business seminars
  • Professional consulting on legal, juridical and financial issues
  • Opportunity for presenting own projects and ideas
  • Business lunch with the representatives from Development Institutions, State Companies and State Corporations.


The purpose of negotiations: to discuss opportunities of cooperation with potential partners
Negotiating parties are conventionally divided into two main categories: Residents and Applicants.

The Residents are state companies, state corporations, funds, development institutions, non-commercial partnerships, representatives of big business, investment, financial and bank organizations.
The Residents carry out individual professional consulting on the available instruments for entrepreneurship support or the services on business development, as well as they tell about opportunities of an access of small and medium entrepreneurship entities to procurements and tenders in State Companies and corporations.

The Applicants are the Summit participants declared their interest in negotiation with the residents. Also, all the Summit participants can arrange and hold negotiations and business meetings with each other, i.e. other participants of business community Summit.


The RESIDENTS of the Business Development Territory

  • United Shipbuilding Corporation JSC (USC)
  • Russian Agricultural Bank JSC
  • Russian Export Centre JSC (REC)
  • Federal Corporation on Development of Small and Medium Entrepreneurship JSC (SME Corporation)
  • SME Bank JSC
  • Arktichesky Fond Perspektivnykh Proektov i Issledovaniy (AFPPI)
  • VEB (Vnesheconombank, Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs)
  • Federal Centre for Project Finance of VEB Group
  • State-Financed Entity of Maly Biznes Moskvy
  • Russian Highways State Company (Avtodor SC)
  • RUSNANO State Corporation
  • Rostech State Corporation
  • Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation
  • Non-Profit Organization of Centre for Support of Small and Medium Business
  • Russian Railways OJSC ( RR OJSC)
  • Gazprom PJSC
  • United Aircraft Corporation PJSC (UAC)
  • Rosseti PJSC
  • Rostelecom PJSC
  • RusHydro PJSC
  • Union of Oil and Gas Producers of Russia
  • Soyuz Stroiteley Rossii
  • Fund the Modernization and Development of Technologies
  • Industrial Development Fund (IDF)


15:00 – 18:00

Work of industrial and thematic Sections of Congress

  • Section of Innovations and Investment Promotion to the Russian Industry
  • Section of Education, Human Resources, Industry - Ways of Interaction
  • Section of Assurance of Food Supply Security and Development of the Agrarian Industry
  • Section of State Policy in Development of the Pharmaceutical Industry and Medical Equipment
  • Section of Industrial and Civil Construction in Russia. New Construction Materials
  • Section of Assistance to Defence Contractors in Development and Manufacturing of High-Technology Industrial Products
  • Section of Development of Aviation and Astronautic Industry - Priority of Industrial Policy of Russia
  • Section of Mining Industries. Environmental Management. Industrial Security
  • Section of Machine Building - the Most Important Driver of Economic Growth
  • Section of Condition and Development Tends of Electrical Sector in Russia
  • Section of Development of Digital Technologies As a Strategic Area of Economic Modernization
  • Section of Development of Oil and Gas Complex is a Basis for Geopolitical Consistency of Russi


19:00 – 21:00

Gala-dinner (under special invitations)


Please, pay attention that you may participate in the National Congress only under an individual invitation and
strictly under recommendation of Congress Partners or permanent participants of previous years.

Executive Directorate of the Congress:
Tel./Fax: +7(495) 283-00-43,
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