The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation is a body of the federal government. The Ministry’s activities cover numerous areas: from the development of metallurgy, shipbuilding, and aircraft construction to supporting the industry of children’s goods and folk arts and crafts. The Ministry of Industry and Trade implements state support measures at different levels for domestic producers: it provides subsidies, oversees special investment contracts and preferential leasing programmes, supports exports, and much more.
Promsvyazbank PJSC (PSB) is a full-service bank established in 1995. It is among top 10 largest Russian banks and it is included in the list of systemically important credit institutions approved by the Central Bank of Russia. It was designated as the base bank for implementing the state defense order and servicing major government contracts.
PSB provides a wide range of services for retail and corporate customers, including defense industry enterprises, small and medium enterprises. The bank offers cash and settlement services, various lending and savings programs, brokerage and investment services at financial markets, leasing and factoring, payroll programs and remote banking.
The bank’s regional network has more than 300 offices and more than 9 thousand ATMs (including ATMs of partner banks) throughout Russia.
Otkritie Bank is a full-service commercial bank benefiting from a diversified business structure. It is recognized by the CBR as a systemically important financial institution.
Otkritie Bank is among the top 10 largest banks in Russia and is a systemically important credit institution. It has been operating in the financial market since 1993 and currently offers a full range of cutting-edge financial services to its corporate, retail, SME and Private Banking clients. The principal shareholder of Otkritie Bank is the Bank of Russia with 100% of the share capital.
Otkritie Bank operates through more than 524 offices in 227 cities located in 73 regions of the Russian Federation. Today, Otkritie is a large scale financial group with a great potential for further business growth. The group includes companies holding leading positions in the Russian financial market, such as Rosgosstrakh insurance company, Otkritie Non-State Pension Fund, Otkritie asset management company, Otkritie Broker, Baltic Leasing (JSC), and Customs Payment System.
Rosseti PJSC is electrical grid operator of the Russian Federation and one of the biggest grid companies in the world. Its business coverage spans over 80 regions of the country. It manages 2.40 mn km of power transmission lines, 528 thousand substations with transformer capacity over 809 thousand MVA. In 2020, the useful output of power to consumers amounted to 734.1 bn kWh.
The number of employees of the Rosseti Group is 216.5 thousand. The group’s assets include 35 subsidiaries and affiliates, with 15 inter-regional companies and a backbone grid company among them. The controlling shareholder is the government represented by the Federal Agency for State Property Management, who owns 88.04% of the charter capital.
The company’s head is Andrey Ryumin, CEO, Chairman of the Board of Rosseti PJSC.
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Our journey started in 1844, when the idea of opening small temporary ambulances for providing first aid to railway construction workers was conceived. Back then, only ten ambulances were in service. Currently, RZD-Medicine network comprises 248 structural units, 104 inpatient facilities and 144 outpatient clinics. These institutions operate in 75 regions of the Russian Federation.
And we're striving for more! Within national Healthcare and Demography projects, we continuously expand our operations into new territories, rendering timely medical care of highest quality to thousands of people living in remote, hardly accessible and scarcely populated areas in Russia. However, the services in our structural units are offered to both employees of JSCo RZD and the citizens completely unrelated to the railway.
Arconic Corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial, packaging and building and construction markets. In 2020, the businesses of Arconic Corporation reported annual revenue of more than $5,7 billion.
Arconic is committed to building upon our legacy of being a good corporate citizen and living our Values to achieve environmental, social and governance excellence. We are creating a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity and social equity.
Since 2005 the company has operated Samara Metallurgical Plant, Russia’s largest producer of fabricated aluminum. The facility employs 3,000 people and manufactures a wide variety of products serving customers in key end markets, including aerospace, packaging, shipbuilding, building and construction, and transportation.
The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation is the federal executive body responsible for elaboration of state and legal regulatory policies within the national agroindustrial complex, agricultural, raw materials and foodstuffs market, food and processing industries, sustainable development of rural areas, and demesnial relations applicable to agricultural land. The Ministry coordinates and monitors the activities of its subordinates – the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) and the Federal Agency for Fisheries (Rosrybolovstvo).
Agency for Strategic Initiatives for Promotion of New Projects Autonomous Non-profit Organization (asi.ru) was founded by a Resolution of the Government of Russia dated 11 August 2011. The ASI supervisory council is headed by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
The Agency supports projects that aim to promote systemic changes in improvement of business environment and support of innovations, education and personnel training, healthcare and social services, regional and urban development.
Among key initiatives of ASI are National Regional Investment Climate Rating, National Social Initiative, Smarteka platform for sharing best practices, a model for improving transparency of large corporations, and National Technological Initiative platform.
Joint Stock Company United Chemical Company Uralchem(Uralchem JSC) is one of the largest companies on the market of mineral fertilizers and raw materials for chemical processing in the Russian Federation, the CIS and Eastern Europe. The company is the Russian leader in the production of ammonium nitrate and one of the top three in ammonia, urea and nitrogen fertilizers production. The company has a differentiated and balanced product portfolio, which includes both standard products and innovative fertilizers, developed with consideration for the needs of modern agricultural production. Uralchem cooperates with research institutes all over Russia and abroad, which makes it possible to improve the efficiency of new fertilizer grades produced by the Group companies. Uralchem’s capacity allows to produce over 3 million tonnes of ammonia, 3 million tonnes of ammonium nitrate, 1.2 million tonnes of urea and 1 million tonnes of phosphate and complex fertilizers a year.
PJSC Uralkali is one of the world's largest producers and exporters of potash, an essential component for the growth and development of all living organisms. The Company effectively manages key processes within the production and logistics infrastructure: from potash ore mining to the supply of potassium chloride to consumers worldwide. Uralkali is developing the Verkhnekamskoye deposit, a multi-layered deposit of potassium and magnesium salts and the world’s second-largest deposit in terms of potash ore reserves. Uralkali’s production assets include 5 mines, 6 potash plants and 1 carnallite plant, all located in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk. Around 12,700 people work at main production unit while the Group employs more than 20,000 people. Uralkali’s sales geography covers over 70 countries. The key sales markets are Brazil, India, China, Southeast Asia, Russia, the USA and European countries. Its products meet both main international and Russian standards as well as the strict requirements of the Company’s customers.
The Cartier Women's Initiative is an annual international entrepreneurship program that aims to drive change by empowering women impact entrepreneurs. Founded in 2006, the program is open to women-run and women-owned businesses from any country and sector that aim to have a strong and sustainable social and/or environmental impact.
For each edition, the program selects 24 fellows from around the world and provide them with financial, social, and human capital support to further develop their businesses and leadership potential. Since 2006, the initiative has supported over 200 women impact entrepreneurs from more than 60 countries.
VK is the largest social network in Russia and the CIS. Our mission is to connect people, services and companies by creating simple and convenient communication tools. The VK Team is based in three cities: Saint Petersburg, Moscow and Sochi. We also have regional representative offices in Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazakhstan, as well as Turkey and Germany.
Our headquarters are located in the Singer House, a historical landmark in the center of Saint Petersburg. Among ourselves, we call the building "Zinger" and "Zee". To let other people know where we are, we say it's the "House of Books". The Singer House is where we meet to make the most important decisions.
Russian Post JSC is the largest federal postal and logistics operator in the country. It is part of the list of strategic enterprises and organizations of the Russian Federation.
Russian Post is the seventh largest company in the world in terms of the number of customer service outlets (over 42 thousand outlets in total, about 70% of which are located in small villages). It is one of the biggest employers in the country: about 330 thousand people work here.
Russian Post is going through digital transformation from a traditional postal operator to a modern postal and logistics company. In 2020 its revenue from digital services increased by 76% to 37 billion rubles.
The mission of Russian Post is to improve people’s lives by providing high-quality and affordable postal, logistics, social and financial services throughout the country. 2,6 million clients visit Russian Post offices every day.
The Foundation of regional social programs “Our Future” (http://nb-fund.ru/) is the first organization to start developing social entrepreneurship in Russia. The Foundation was founded in 2007 on the initiative of a prominent businessman Vagit Alekperov and over the years of its existence has become one of the few organizations in the world that provides comprehensive support to social business - from financial to consulting one.
Within the framework of the Project Competition “Social Entrepreneur” (http://konkurs.nb-fund.ru/), the Foundation supported 312 projects from 59 regions for a total amount of 787 967 833 million rubles.
To help social businesses enter the wider market, the Foundation, together with “LUKOIL”, launched the project “More than a Purchase” in 2013 (http://nepokupka.ru/).
Since 2014, the Social Entrepreneurship Laboratory (http://lab-sp.ru/) has been operating on the basis of the Foundation, which conducts webinars and thematic courses.
For its contribution to the development and promotion of social entrepreneurship, the Foundation presents the Award “Impulse of Good” (http://impulsdobra.ru/).
The Foundation also publishes its own and translated literature, maintains an information and analytical portal “New Business: Social Entrepreneurship” (http://nb-forum.ru/).
Gazprombank is one of the top three banks in Russia and one of the biggest financial institutions in Central and Eastern Europe. The Bank offers an extensive range of services to corporate and private customers, serving the key sectors of the Russian economy, as well as provides modern, high-tech retail products and services. Gazprombank holds Russian leadership in arranging and underwriting corporate bond issues, asset management, private banking, corporate financing, and other areas of investment banking.
It currently participates in the equity of banks located in Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Switzerland and Luxembourg, runs financial companies in Cyprus and Hong Kong, and has offices in Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and India.
The concept of sustainable development underpins the bank’s values and business processes. Its customers number about 5 mln individuals and about 45,000 legal entities.
The Filatov Fund has been engaged for a long time in the evaluation and promotion of biomedical technologies, development of international cooperation in the field of best clinical practices, active longevity, improving human protective functions, as well as the preservation and development of the scientific heritage of Academician Vladimir Filatov.
The Fund provides an opportunity not only to establish effective scientific contact with advanced technologies, but also the possibility of their practical clinical testing.
One of the primary missions of the Fund is educational activities. "Today it is important to provide medical community with a high expert opinion of biomedicine and reliable information about promising medical technologies of the present and future of biomedicine," says Ekaterina Dibrova, President of the Filatov Fund.
At the III Eurasian Women's Forum, within the framework of the Russian-Japanese Business Breakfast, business agreements will be signed between the Filatov International Fund for Biomedical Technologies Development and the Japanese Society for Clinical Placental Medicine (JSCPM), as well as with the Japanese Anti-Aging Research Center (Kyoto). The agreements open up new opportunities for in-depth scientific exchange, training in modern biomedicine technologies, and allow expanding opportunities in the areas of anti-aging therapy, rehabilitation, and clinical solutions.
NAFI is a multidisciplinary analytical center that has been on the market for over 15 years. We conduct market and public opinion research for commercial companies and government agencies. NAFI data is regularly used by government agencies, public organizations, commercial companies and federal media. Based on our data, strategic decisions are made to improve the quality of products and services, optimize costs, attract customers and increase customer loyalty. NAFI is a certified member of international (ESOMAR) and Russian (OIROM) organizations. We follow international quality standards ISO 9001 and ISO 20252.
We offer specific products and solutions for a wide range of tasks. We conduct research in the following areas:
The Union of Women in Nuclear Russia is a foundation for support and development of women’s initiatives that was created in order to unite the women in the nuclear industry and create a venue for professional networking and business cooperation in carrying out objectives for the benefit of the public and the nuclear industry.
The community unites over 700 women, specialists in nuclear energy use, who live where the Rosatom State Corporation is located in 21 regions of the Russian Federation and a number of foreign countries.
Mission: We, the Union of Women in Nuclear Russia, make our contribution to the development of nuclear technologies that serve the purpose of stable growth through a wide involvement of professional women.
The activities of the Union of Women in Nuclear Russia is aimed at development of international cooperation among professional women in peaceful use of nuclear power, creation of tools for stimulating women’s professional growth, wide involvement of the young generation in STEM, and promotion of scientific and technical occupations among women for the purpose of increasing their representation in the nuclear sector.
The Interregional Contact Centre is an effective tool allowing companies to organize information support for their clients and event participants and promote new products and services.
In addition to business events, the ICC is also involved in commercial, socially significant and creative projects across a number of areas.
The company’s services include classic products and technological solutions for setting up call centres and communicating with customers, working with event participants and providing information support, and introducing augmented reality technologies with its MARMA mobile application.
Amway is the direct sales company with the main office, located in Eida, Michigan, USA. In 2019 Amway was included in the top-50 America's Largest Private Companies according to the Forbes magazine. The global sales at the end of 2019 amounted to $ 8.4 billion. The bestsellers of Amway are the Nutrilite™ vitamins, minerals and dietary supplements, the Artistry™ skin care products and decorative cosmetics and the eSpring™ systems of water purification. The world sales in 2017 made Amway the No. 1 direct sales company in the world according to the Global TOP 100 list by the Direct Selling News magazine. The company's annual sales amount includes direct sales revenue and other business holdings. All the company's news are on the globalnews.amway.com website (12 +).
LLC Amway is the Russian company and a part of the international Amway group of companies. The company started operations in March 2005. Total sales in 2019 in Russia amounted to 13.4 billion rubles. The number of Amway employees in Russia is more than 500 people. The company cooperates with a million independent entrepreneurs and loyal buyers. For more information, visit https://www.amway.ru/(12 +).
At Janssen, we’re creating a future where disease is a thing of the past. We’re the Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, working tirelessly to make that future a reality for patients everywhere by fighting sickness with science, improving access with ingenuity, and healing hopelessness with heart.
We focus on areas of medicine where we can make the biggest difference: Cardiovascular & Metabolism, Immunology, Infectious Diseases & Vaccines, Neuroscience, Oncology, and Pulmonary Hypertension.
Learn more at janssen.com. Join us on twitter.com/JanssenGlobal and facebook.com/JanssenRU. Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies, Johnson & Johnson.
Mars, Incorporated is a family-owned company with a rich history that spans over a century of creating various products and services for people and their pets with more than 133,000 Associates being part of it.
A global business with sales of $40 billion, Mars manufactures such world-renowned brands as M&M’s®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, and BEN’S ORIGINALТМ.
In Russia and CIS countries, Mars is one of the leading manufacturers of food products and pet foods. The company has invested over $2 billion in the Russian economy since 1991.
In particular, it has built and renovated 10 factories producing pet foods, confectionary, chewing gum, and sauces. In 2018, the company opened the Pet Nutrition Center in Ulyanovsk Region. In 2020, Mars entered the Russian veterinary services market with a pet clinic network AniCura. Over 7,000 Mars Associates work in Russia and the CIS.
The Innosocium Foundation, the social platform of the Roscongress Foundation, was established to create conditions for a constructive dialogue between business, the government, and civil society.
The Innosocium Foundation prioritizes the development of culture, creative industries, education, youth initiatives, women’s leadership, and social communications.
The Foundation’s main objectives are to provide practical support for priority areas of social development, generate and promote social issues using the communication platforms of the Roscongress Foundation, implement charitable initiatives, enhance the efficiency of NPOs and CSR, and develop international cooperation as part of the sustainable development agenda.
The ‘Women for a Healthy Society’ project was established to bring together women leaders who work in the social sector throughout Russia to develop initiatives that contribute to the creation of a healthy society in the country. The project aims to create conditions and opportunities for all women who are ready to develop and support social initiatives, exchange information and experience, support each other in developing their projects, and receive professional expertise. The project’s activities should result in the creation of a digital platform with an interactive map of projects as well as the formation of the national public movement ‘Women for a Healthy Society’.
The project is being organized based on the ‘Woman Leader’ educational programme of the Senezh Management Workshop with the support of the Federation Council, ‘Russia – the Country of Opportunities’ Autonomous Nonprofit Organization, the Roscongress Foundation, and the National Priorities Autonomous Nonprofit Organization.
Roche (Basel, Switzerland) is a global pharmaceutical and diagnostic innovator that uses cutting-edge science to improve people’s lives. The consolidation of its pharmaceutical and diagnostic divisions in addition to growing expertise in health data analysis help Roche create personalized healthcare solutions. The company invested CHF 12.2 billion francs in research and development in 2020.
Roche is one of the largest developers and manufacturers of biotechnological medicines for the treatment of oncological, autoimmune, infectious, ophthalmic, and neurological diseases. The company is also one of the leaders in vitro diagnostics and histological diagnostics of oncological diseases as well as a pioneer in diabetes self-management. In recent years, Roche has invested in the development of genomic profiling and real-life clinical data.
JSC Roche-Moscow represents the company’s pharmaceutical division in Russia. Working with all stakeholders, we are committed to improving Russian patients’ access to innovative technologies in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and making a long-term contribution to the development of medicine, science, public health, and the pharmaceutical industry in Russia.
Baskin-Robbins is a legendary brand of world-famous premium ice-cream and an acknowledged leader of flavor variety, its history spanning over 7 decades and its international network exceeding 8000 stores in 50 countries with more than 1500 flavours available. In Russia company runs more than 300 stores and 5000 outlets in 100 cities nationwide.
Launched in 1996, Moscow-based Baskin-Robbins factory produces over 16,5 tons of ice-cream annuaully, including more than 200 flavours of classic ice-cream, frozen desserts, sherbets, sorbets, ices, as well as hand-made ice-cream cakes, sugar-free ice-cream, protein- and vitamin C -enriched flavours and unique VEGAN frozen desserts.
Baskin-Robbins ice-cream is made only from top qualitynatural ingredients to meet the highest international product standards. The company is a permanent participant of local and international industry exhibitions and contests, its production quality and innovations marked by multiple awards. Since 2009, Baskin-Robbins has been the Official Purveyor To The Moscow Kremlin.
Russian Export Center JSC (REC) is a State-owned development institute established by the Government to support the development of the non-commodity exports industry/sector. REC offers a wide range of financial and non-financial support tools to benefit the Russian exporters explore the foreign markets and build capacity in the global trade.
KFC, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM.), is a global chicken restaurant brand with a rich, decades-long history of success and innovation. It all started with one cook, Colonel Harland Sanders, who created a finger lickin’ good recipe 80 years ago, a list of secret herbs and spices scratched out on the back of the door to his kitchen. Today we still follow his formula for success, with real cooks breading and freshly preparing our delicious chicken by hand in more than 24,000 restaurants in 145 countries and territories around the world. For more information, visit www.kfc.ru
PJSC “Rostelecom” is Russia’s largest integrated provider of digital services and solutions, with presence in all market segments and covering millions of households, governmental and private organizations.
The Company maintains leading positions in the market of high-speed Internet access and PayTV services with over 13.5 million broadband Internet subscribers and some 10.8 million Rostelecom PayTV subscribers of which over 6.3 million subscribers are connected to the Interactive TV services. Rostelecom’s wholly owned subsidiary Tele2 Russia is now a major player on the mobile communications market with over 46.6 million subscribers,
Rostelecom is an unquestionable leader on the market of telecommunications services for Russian public authorities and corporate users of all levels.
The Company is a widely recognized technology leader in offering innovative solutions for electronic government, cybersecurity, data center and cloud-based services, biometrics, healthcare, education, house maintenance and utility services.
Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO is one of the leading private business schools in Russia and CIS founded in 2006 under the initiative of business community. The founding partners include Russian and international companies and private leaders of Russian business. SKOLKOVO Business School education programme includes programmes for businesses at all growth stages, from startup to a large corporation to international business. Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO holds EQUIS EFMD accreditations and is a member of GNAM, which brings together 30 top business schools worldwide, and GBSN. In 2020, SKOLKOVO Business School was the only Eastern European school included in Financial Times Executive Education 2020: top 50 schools based on its custom programme and won EFMD Excellence in Practice 2020 Gold Award.
S. GROUP Corporate Communications specializes in consulting and organizing congresses and exhibitions. The strategic areas are healthcare, pharmaceutical & medical industries, rehabilitation & cosmetics as well as creative industries. To give support to the pharmaceutical & medical industry, S-GROUP maintains the information portal pharmmedprom.ru
The S. GROUP team has organized the participation of Russian manufacturers in more than 350 business events since its establishment.
MAER was founded in 2003 as an advertising agency specialized in image promotion and customized format of outdoor advertising. 18 years later the company has grown into a high-tech media holding with headquarters in Moscow and representative offices in 11 regions of Russia. Today MAER provides brand building services on the large-format digital media, such as media facades and supersites, for medium to large businesses, corporate entities and public institutions.
According to AdMetrix MAER is ranked as the largest company in Russia in terms of the square area of media facades. In 2020 MAER has also become #1 outdoor advertising operator in accordance with the Real Estate Market Records awards. MAER has developed O2O (offline-to-online) technology, which allows retarget advertising campaigns online. MAER’s advertising constructures are connected to programmatic platforms for the self-placement of outdoor advertising campaigns by companies and agencies.