XI All-Russian Forum
«Strategic Planning in the Regions and Cities of Russia»

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Karelina Irina,

ICSER Leontief Centre. Director General

Sadovnikova Elena,

Expert. International Cooperation



V Round Table
International Cooperation for Regional Development


V Anniversary International Forum Round Table will traditionally provide a platform for discussion of topical international aspects in regional development. This year, the round table will focus on the analysis for the potential of integration technologies in the development of the internal competitive advantage for regional development. In this respect in the framework of the round table there will be a discussion among the experts and representatives of European, international and national organizations: European Conference of Ministers responsible for Spatial/Regional Planning (CEMAT), the Council of Europe, Association of European Border Regions, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, etc. Among other topics particular attention will be paid to one of the flagship projects of the Russian presidency in VASAB "Regional monitoring in the European macro region - testing for the Baltic Sea".

Concept Recomend

Welcoming Address

Sadovnikova Elena, Expert. International Cooperation

International Cooperation for Regional Development

Tsybyl’skiy Aleksandr, Ministry for Regional Development of Russian Federation. Director of Department on International Relations and Cross-Border Development

Cross Border Cooperation of regions and cities as a key for continental integration: a global perspective

Guillermo Ramirez Martin, Association of European Border Regions (AEBR). Secretary General

The Assembly of European Regions (AER) and EU Regional Policy 2014-2020. How to Improve the Development of AER Regions in Crisis Time ?

Goergen Pascal, Assembly of European Regions. AER Secretary General

Promoting Growth in Lagging Regions: Evidence from International Experience

Tompson William, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Head of Regional and Rural Unit at the Regional Development Policy Division of the Directorate for Public Governance and Territorial Development

Innovation and Economic Modernization of Non-Urban Territories - Key Messages from the OECD Krasnoyarsk Forum

Bryce Betty-Ann, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Administrator, Rural and Regional Programme, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate

Pilot Financial Initiative within the Council of the Baltic Sea States

Galitsyna Ekaterina, KfW Bankengruppe, Representative Office Russian Federation. Senior Project Officer

Baltic Sea Region Programme 2007-2013: transnational cooperation of regions

Kolosova Elena, Joint Technical Secretariat of the Baltic Sea Region Programme 2007-2013. Project Officer

How to develop a Territorial Monitoring System for the Baltic Sea Region?

Damsgaard Ole, Nordregio. Director

Northern Periphery Programme - Expanding our Horizons

Mijnhijmer Kirsti Irene, Northern Periphery Programme 2007-2013 Secretariat. Programme Manager for Information & Communication

The ROADEX Project – Collaborating on Low Volume Roads across the Northern Periphery

Munro Ron, Munroconsult Ltd. Director

World Bank current projects in the regions of Russia

Bunchuk Mikhail, World Bank Institute. Program Officer

Nurgatina Liliya, School of Public Administration of Kazan (Volga region) Federal University. Director

Russian-European Cooperation in the Macroregion of Northern Dimension

Khodko Slava, North-West Development and Investment Promotion Agency. Chairman of the Board