Ukrainian Agri & Food Strategy Forum ’15
Date: June 3-4, 2015.
Place: Expocenter Ukraine.
Organizer: Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.
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
Nicolas Verlet • Team Leader for Agriculture and SPS issues, SGUA, European Comission
Heinz Olbers • Director of the Eastern Neighbors and Central Asia Department, European Investment Bank
John Shmorgun • President, AgroGeneration
Vitaliy Bigdai • Coordinator, Export Promotion Policy Program, Western NIS Enterprise Fund
Number of participants: 300 persons.
Languages: English and Ukrainian (simultaneous translation).