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Place: Lotte Hotel Conference centre ​
Address: 8 Novinskiy Blvd., Moscow


12.30 Registration of participants, welcome coffee​

14.00 High-level business forum​

Opening words

by moderator Ilkka Salonen, Chairman of the Board of Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Board of Directors East Office of Finnish Industries

Official opening

by Ambassador of Finland in Moscow Mikko Hautala


  • Arkady Dvorkovich, Chairman of the Skolkovo Foundation, Co-chairman of the Skolkovo Foundation Council
  • How to build successful and smart business in Russia
    Heli Pellikka, Associate Partner, Russia desk, EY
  • Investing in Russian digital consumer services – success stories: Avito, Tinkoff, BlaBlaCar, Gett, etc. Björn von Sivers, Investment Manager, Vostok New Ventures

    Ambassadors’ Table, Comments and Notes by Nordic Ambassadors:

    • Ambassador of Finland to Russia Mikko Hautala
    • Ambassador of Sweden to Russia Malena Mård
    • Ambassador of Denmark to Russia Carsten Søndergaard
    • Ambassador of Iceland to Russia Berglind Ásgeirsdóttir


Closing words by Jaana Rekolainen, CEO, Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce​

15.30 Meet & Greet –networking​

17.00 Buffet-dinner​

19.00 Closing

”See you soon in Moscow at Smart Nordic Tech 2019!” says Heli Pellikka from EY Finland.

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