Date: February 12-13, 2015.
Place: Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, 1 Naberezhno-Khreshchatytska Street, Ukraine, 04070.
Under the patronage of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.
Organizer: A7 CONFERENCES.
General Partner: CASE IH.
Institutional Partner: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Exclusive Legal Partner: Dentons.
Partners: Western NIS Enterprise Fund, Coca-Cola.
The Forum will serve as the platform for representatives of agricultural business, as well as the leading international financial institutions and commercial banks, to communicate their concerns, ideas and solutions and discuss them with the state authorities. The event will allow national agriculture companies to obtain the valuable information on the stories of success of accessing the EU markets by Ukrainian businesses and the experience of other countries in this regard. Financial institutions will have the possibility to share and explain the financial resources for the export support, explore the challenges that are faced by financial products that the banks provide to all kinds of businesses and extend their perspective of collaborating with the agricultural sector.
Among the speakers are:
Oleksiy Pavlenko • Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
Vladyslava Rutytska • Deputy Minister on European Integration, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
Sevki Acuner • EBRD
Dominique Menu • BNP Paribas
Jean-Jacques Herve • Credit Agricole Bank Ukraine
Olena Voloshyna • IFC
Oleksiy Parkhomchuk • Danish International Investment Funds
Sergey Lyamets • Economic Pravda
The workshop session with a prominent expert on export best practices Maximilian Foedinger organized by the EBRD will be focused on the topic «Consulting for Ukrainian exporters of agricultural products». It will provide the top-managers and specialists of the Ukrainian companies with a helicopter view on export strategy and a practical toolkit for accessing the highly competitive markets.
The Forum aims to become a refreshing of effective cooperation between all professionals on the market as well as between the market and the state. We are confident that our event will suggest many professionals of the best ways to accommodate their plans of accessing the EU markets.
Number of participants: 350 persons.
Languages: English and Ukrainian (simultaneous translation).