Info

Date
28-29 September, 2017
Venue
Minsk, Marriott Hotel
Speakers
more than 50 professional speakers

Broadening the Horizons

Belarus Forum is:

    • the first forum in Belarus to bring together representatives of state authorities, local business, foreign investors, international institutions and world-known experts in investments and economy;
    • access to the firsthand information on trends of the Belarusian economy, investment and funding opportunities, and expert proposals to improve the institutional environment, as timely and detailed as it can be;
    • real success stories shared by the companies, which had their businesses launched in Belarus with the support of international financial institutions;
    • all-country event, which is set to gather opportunities from across many different sectors and industries and to strike the balance of interests, as being organized under collaboration of the governmental agency on investments, the leading private investment company in Belarus, and the country’s main independent think-tank with the financial support of the European Union

Objective of the Forum is:

To invigorate cooperation between the Republic of Belarus and the international financial community through:
  • creation of a platform for an open dialogue to develop prospective areas of investment cooperation and initiate particular investment projects
  • elaboration of a road-map of coordinated efforts to improve the institutional capacity for attraction of investments and funds,
which will contribute to the development of both public and private sectors of the Belarusian economy.

Organization Team

Local development fund "New economic strategy"

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REGISTRATION AND VISA

To participate in the forum, please fill in your contact details in the registration form below. You will be contacted by the Organization Team shortly after registration. Thank you for your interest!

For foreign participants of Forum, short-term (type C) single-entry visas will be issued free of charge either upon your arrival at Minsk airport or at your local Belarus’ embassy, pending on your preference. The visa procedures will be  launched automatically upon the confirmation of registration.

Go to the Registration form

RECENT NEWS 

Belarus Forum “Broadening the horizons: investment, finance, development” results On 29-30 September, Belarus Forum " Broadening the horizons: investment, finance, development " took place in Minsk – one of the most important events in the economic life of the country. At one site we brought together representatives of government agencies, private Read more
Kazakhstan eager to cooperate with Belarus in information technologies Kazakhstan is interested in advancing cooperation with Belarus in information technologies, BelTA learned from Galymbek Mamrayev, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Kazakhstan Public Private Partnership Center. The official took part in the Broadening the Horizons: Investment, Finance, Development forum in Minsk Read more
EU welcomes Belarus’ steps to improve investment climate   The European Union welcomes the measures taken by the Belarusian government to improve the investment climate. This was announced on September 29 in Minsk by Head of Unit at the Directorate-General for Neighborhood and Enlargement Negotiations of the European Commission Vassilis Read more

Marriott hotel

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20 Pobediteley Avenue, Minsk

Registration

      1. Admission to all events of the Belarus Forum is only granted by participant badges, which are issued during registration on September 29 upon presentation of written invitations issued by the Organization Team.
      2. To participate in the forum, please fill in your contact details in the registration form below. Every submitted application is registered and reviewed by the Organization Team. The invitation shall be issued shortly after approval.
      3. The participation fee does not include hotel accommodation, individual transportation services and optional individual cultural programme activities.
      4. The following categories of participants:
        • representatives of national and local government bodies;
        • representatives of non-profit organizations, academic, scientific and expert community;
        • representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited to the Republic of Belarus.

        To register for the event, please email us at: orgteam@belarusforum.by

Accreditation for media

Visas to enter the Republic of Belarus can be issued at any Embassy of the Republic of Belarus prior to the travel, or at the «National Airport Minsk» upon arrival. Please, specify the country, in which you will be applying for visa, or state “Airport”, if you are going to apply for your visa at the «National Airport Minsk».

AGENDA Belarus Forum Broadening the Horizons: Investment, Finance, Development (Minsk, 28-29 September, 2017)

Panel discussion

Business Opportunities Throughout Belar’s Membership in the EAEU Speakers:
11.00-12.30 Financing of PPP Projects: Opportunities, Best Practices and Case-Studies
Speakers:
  • PWC (Polish office)
  • World Bank(Laurence, Head of PPP Infrastructure, TBC) - Director for Caucasus, Moldova and Belarus at European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • EBRD (Matthew Jordan-Tank, Head of Infrastructure Policy and Project Preparation, TBC) - Deputy Chairman of the Board at National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
  • IFC

Panel discussion

Belarus and the International Financial Institutions. How to Improve the Effectiveness of Cooperation?
IPO for Belarusian Enterprises. How to Mobilize the Reserves?

Panel discussion

Chinese Investment in Belarus. How to Improve the Efficiency
and Broaden the Horizons of Cooperation?
Speakers:
How to Improve the Efficiency of Public Enterprise Management?
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. Improving the Rules of the Game for Business?
Speakers:  
Panel B. IT-Strategy
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. How to Attract Tourists to Belarus?
Speakers:
Panel B. Real Estate and Development - Opportunities for Efficient Investments
Speakers:
Panel C. Venture Capitalism in Belarus?
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. Green economy: Realities and Prospects in Belarus
Speakers:
Panel B. Art market: Attraction of Investments and Tourists to Belarus (Zubr capital)
Speakers:
Panel C. Development of Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Research and Production in the CEI region?
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Human Capital: how to turn Belarus Into an Educational Hub for the Region?
Speakers:
Transport and Logistics Potential of Belarus (TBC)
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. Improving the Rules of the Game for Business?
Speakers:  
Panel B. IT-Strategy
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. How to Attract Tourists to Belarus?
Speakers:
Panel B. Real Estate and Development - Opportunities for Efficient Investments
Speakers:
Panel C. Venture Capitalism in Belarus?
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Panel A. Green economy: Realities and Prospects in Belarus
Speakers:
Panel B. Art market: Attraction of Investments and Tourists to Belarus (Zubr capital)
Speakers:
Panel C. Development of Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Research and Production in the CEI region?
Speakers:

Panel discussion

Human Capital: how to turn Belarus Into an Educational Hub for the Region?
Speakers:
Transport and Logistics Potential of Belarus (TBC)
Speakers:

Please note accreditation quotas for media representatives:

  • TV channels ― 3 people (1 camera operator, 1 reporter, 1 sound engineer)
  • News agencies – 2 people
  • Theme periodicals – 2 people (1 reporter, 1 photographer)
  • Other – 1 person