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Events

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.
 

Financial and Economic Basis for Local Self-Government: Methods for Strengthening the Resource Base of Municipal Bodies

October 16, 2008

The Institute of Contemporary Development organized a roundtable discussion, which completed the series of debates about local self-government.
 

Legal Regulation of Local Self-Administration in Russia: Status, Problems, and Areas for Development

October 14, 2008

At the Institute of Contemporary Development was held a roundtable meeting on “Legal Regulation of Local Self-Administration in Russia: Status, Problems, and Areas for Development”.
 

The Global Financial Crisis and its Influence on Russian Economic Development

October 13, 2008

A roundtable discussion entitled “The Global Financial Crisis and Its Influence on Russian Economic Development” was held at the Institute of Contemporary Development. The academician Ivan Ivanov led the discussion.
 

Innovative Development is the Basis for Russia’s Economic Modernization

October 9, 2008

A roundtable discussion entitled “Innovative Development: the Basis of Russia’s Economic Modernization” was held at the Institute of Contemporary Development.
 
Participants included Igor Yurgens, Chairman of the Institute of Contemporary Development; Dmitry Milovantsev, Vice Chairman of the Institute of Contemporary Development; Alexander Putilov, General Director of the All-Russia Scientific and Research Institute for Inorganic Materials; as well as other experts, including representatives of scientific circles and businesses.