INSOR Russia: Institute of Contemporary Development
Updated June 28, 2019

Events

Global Financial Crisis’ Impact on Macroeconomic Situation in Russia

November 21, 2008

The Institute of Contemporary Development has held a round table “Global Crisis’ Impact on Macroeconomic Situation in Russia. Discussion of the World Bank’s Report”. The discussion was led by Nikita Maslennikov, Advisor to INSOR.
 

German-Russian Forum Focuses on Social Policy and Labor Relations

November 18, 2008

November 17-18, a Russian-German expert forum “Creation of Social Policy. Social and Labor Relation” was held at the Institute of Contemporary Development. The forum marked the beginning of a long research project with the participation of INSOR, the Institute of Economy at the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Ebert Foundation (Germany). The project is aimed at defining new components of the ‘social state’ concept, which is fixed in the both of the countries’ constitutions, studying peculiarities of social partnership during globalization, exchanging experience and searching for new solutions in the social sphere and labor relations.

Experts Examine Crisis’ Impact on Real Sector of Economy

November 14, 2008

An expert discussion “The Crisis’ Impact on the Real Sector of Economy” was held in the Institute of Contemporary Development on November 14. The discussion was led by Nikita Maslennikov, Advisor to the Institute of Contemporary Development.
 
The participants in the discussion were: Director of the Expert Club of Industry and Energy Georgy Afanasiev, Director for Strategy and Corporate Development at SUEK Anna Belova, Advisor of the General Director at Rosatom Igor Leshukov, Chief Economist of the Center of Development Valery Mironov and other experts.
 

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Takes Part in EU-Russia Industrialists’ Roundtable

November 13, 2008

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Institute of Contemporary Development, took part in the EU-Russia Industrialists’ Roundtable in Cannes.
 
The meeting’s aim was to support business activity and economic cooperation of Russia and the European Union. The participants of the meeting were representatives of business and industrial circles.
 
Dmitry Medvedev addressed the participants of the round table and answered their questions.
 

State and Religion: Cooperation For the Benefit of Societal Development

November 11, 2008

A round table discussion titled “State and Religion: Cooperation For the Benefit of Societal Development” was held at the Institute of Contemporary Development. The discussion was led by Institute of Contemporary Development chairman Igor Yurgens.

INSOR Experts Discuss Influence of Crisis on Financial Sector

November 7, 2008

An expert discussion on “The Influence of the Crisis on the Financial Sector” took place at the Institute of Contemporary Development. The discussion was lead by Nikita Maslennikov, Advisor to the Institute of Contemporary Development.

Russia: The Values of a Modern Society

November 5, 2008

The Institute of Contemporary Development held a round table discussion titled “Russia: The Values of a Modern Society” led by Dmitry Mezentsev, the Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council. The participants included Metropolitan Kirill, Russia’s chief Rabbi Berl Lazar, Supreme Mufti Talgat Tajuddin, Khambo Lama Damba Ayusheev, the head of the Russian Roman Catholic Church Igor Kovalevsky, established scientists, famous politicians, leading top managers from various economic sectors and public figures.
 

Winners of the Computer Literacy Competition Get $10,000 Each

October 23, 2008

The Institute of Contemporary Development organized a roundtable at which the victory ceremony of the winners of the ‘Computer Literacy - Year of the Family’ Competition took place.
 
The event participants included: Nadezhda Selyakova, President of the New Perspectives Foundation; Inessa Grikurova, Strategic Projects of Microsoft Russia; Olga Reiman, President of the ‘Who if Not Me?’ charity foundation, and the school headmasters and pupils of the schools that won the competition.
 

Information Culture and Development of Mass Communications

October 21, 2008

A roundtable discussion entitled “Information Culture and Development of Mass Communications” was held at the Institute of Contemporary Development.
 
Participants included Ilya Ponomaryov, a State Duma deputy and member of the Information Policy and Information Technologies Committee; Valentin Makarov, President of Russoft Association; Alexander Tikhomirov, President of Rosintranet Consortium, and other experts.