Annual Report 2013

Economic Forums, Conferences and Exhibitions

In 2013, the most outstanding international events arranged and held with participation of Vnesheconombank included the World Economic Forum in Davos (Switzerland), St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Sochi-2013 International Investment Forum, X Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum and Far-Eastern Investment Congress.

In the reporting year, within the framework of the International Conference “Sustainable Growth through Long-Term Investments”, the first meeting of the informal club for CEOs of the G20 state financial development institutions (D 20) was held. Vnesheconombank’s partners in the BRICS Interbank Cooperation Mechanism became members of the club.

The Moscow International Forum for Innovative Development “Open Innovations” was another prominent event of the year where the Bank acted as a co-organizer and one of the major sponsors.

Vnesheconombank also participated as a sponsor in such major exhibitions as the International Aviation and Space Salon “MAKS-2013”, INNOPROM-2013, International Maritime Defence Show and Transport Week 2013.

In 2013, the Bank was further involved in supporting the non-profit organizations aiming to identify problems related to the development of regions (Autonomous Non-Profit Organization “Institute of Demography, Migration and Regional Development”, “The Institute for Urban Economics” Foundation, “Center for Political Technologies” Foundation), develop the entrepreneurial initiatives and settle other issues of public importance (Autonomous Non-Profit Organization “Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects”, “Forum Analytical Centre” Non-Profit Fund).