International Conference «Third Russia-Singapore Business Dialogue» is held in the frames of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia (as the successor of the USSR) and Singapore. The Forum is aimed at further extension of social and economic cooperation between our countries, development of business partnership between companies and organizations. The Forum traditionally gathers up to 300 interested participants from Russia, Singapore and other countries representing the spheres of state and municipal administration, business, non-profit organizations and mass media.
Forum is supported by the High-level Russia-Singapore Inter-Governmental Commission joint statement co-signed by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Chairman of the Singapore Party of the Commission, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies of the Republic of Singapore, and Mr Igor Shuvalov, Chairman of the Russian Party of the Commission, First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation.
The main themes on the agenda of the forthcoming Forum are the representation of the competencies of Russia and Singapore high technology companies and startups, issues of international production cooperation and contract manufacturing, digital technologies and innovations in healthcare, measures to support small and medium-sized businesses. Within the framework of the Forum, a cross-presentation of investment projects of Russian regions and Asian specialized funds, technology fair and youth panel also will be held. English is the language of the event (simultaneous translation is provided).
Registration. Welcome Coffee
On the site of the Forum, the Exhibition of innovative companies will be held (exhibiting of stands in the hall of the event - discussed with organizers).
Russia-Singapore Business Dialogue.
Agenda: International сooperation of high-tech companies. Contract manufacturing. Support programs for SME innovative business
During the Forum days a business program for the Russian delegation members will be organized, including visits to Singapore innovative companies and negotiations with potential partners and investors from Singapore. An open offsite session of the members of the Russia-Singapore Business Council will be held separately.
Welcome remarks of the heads of Russian delegation and the official representatives of the top-management of relevant national agencies and authorities of Singapore.
Main part of the Forum for Russian and Asian high-tech companies and startups. Speeches of the heads of state corporations, national agencies and specialized funds of Russia and Singapore on the support measures of high-tech startups and the development of key competencies. Q&A and discussion involving the audience.
Standing dinner, business communication between panels
14:00–16:00 Russia-Singapore Investment Session
Cross presentations of investment potential of Russian regions and financial opportunities of Singapore;
Roadshow of Russian investment projects in the sphere of public infrastructure and innovative production.
Partners of the panel: Russian National Cancer Research Centre, Telemedicine Company JSC “YSAR+” (Russia) and United Crest Healthcare (Singapore).
Parties agreed to hold Youth panel of the Forum on the site of one of the Singapore universities, supported by the Embassy of Singapore in Moscow. Presentation of the Russia-Singapore Youth Council.
The overall theme of the forum: Technology of sustainable development. Developing during the shift of economic and technological paradigms young professionals better than anyone can perceive the future. They are the creative force of the new economy. Most of them want to make the world a better place by participating in social projects and exploiting technological advance in favour of sustainable development and economic growth of the countries represented. Promoting the participation of youth in the Russian-Singapore Business Council with assistance of the top universities of both countries will make it possible to expand the areas of cooperation between Russia and Singapore, will give a new impetus to interaction based on the potential of the new generation.
Goal 1: To develop a dialogue and establish a system of cooperation between young professionals of Russia and Singapore
Goal 2: To participate in development and launching of joint projects in the sphere of Russian-Singapore economic cooperation
Goal 3: To bring together the efforts of Russian and Singaporean youth in pursuit of accomplishing the goals of sustainable development of the UN
Goal 4: To delve into studying the experience of other countries in the area of socio-economic development, elaboration and implementation of national strategies
Organizers: Russian-Singapore Business Council, MGIMO, Singapore Management University.
The agenda of the forum
Talks Young leaders and leading experts from Russia and Singapore present their projects and ideas in the context of the global development agenda 2030.
2. Business game #SUSTAINTECH Evaluation of the current situation and prospects for the implementation by Russia and Singapore of the following sustainable development Goals (Case-solving and SWOT analysis):
Goal 5: Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning
Goal 6: Ensure access to water and sanitation for all
Goal 7: Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all
Goal 8: Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
Goal 9: Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
3. Panel Discussion «Russian-Singapore relations in the digital age: the viewpoint of the young»
Wrap-up and closing remarks
The issuing of joint communiqué of Russian and Singaporean youth participants on promising areas of cooperation between the two countries
To coincide with the 50th Anniversary of Russia-Singapore Diplomatic Relations.
Contact Organizing Committee of the Forum
Russia-Singapore Business Council Experts:
Mr. KIRILL SOLNTSEV
WhatsApp: +7 916 934 2824
Ms. ANNA SMIRNOVA
WhatsApp: +7 903 769 7453
Official Site: www.rstrade.org
Date and Address
Date: 17th April 2018
Address: Republic of Singapore, Grand Hyatt Singapore, Gallery 1&2
10 Scotts Rd, Singapore 228211