Before the event remains:




08:30 — 10:00
Forum participants registration
Business breakfast

 10:00 — 11:00
The official opening of the Forum
Welcome speech by Co-chairman of the Forum Committee

 11:30 — 14:30
An enlarged meeting of the interagency task force on innovative legislation under the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation

Speaker/moderator: Ekaterina Vitalievna Popova – Assistant Chief of the Russian Federation Presidential Administration, Head of interagency task force on innovative legislation under the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation

Discussion topics:

Alternative energy sources

  • The role of the law about energy balance in the development of alternative energy in Russia.
  • The development of alternative energy as a way to establishment of energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, socially-oriented economy.
  • Power supply to the Russian regions: whether the revival of small hydropower stations of the USSR is possible by reconstructing and upgrading the existing stock?
  • Photovoltaic/solar energy: the position of big business and government support in the development of the industry and the output of Russian products at the global market
  • Strategy of innovative breakthrough in the field of hydrogen energy and innovative principles of science, education, government and business partnership.
  • Target state funding of basic and applied research and development in the field of alternative energy, as well as small-scale energy projects in Russia.
  • Thermonuclear energy as the energy of future. Russia and ITER.
  • Russian theoretical and experimental research of the cold fusion.
  • Innovative technologies for biofuel raw materials production.

 Energy sector innovations

  • Innovative technologies of advanced oil refining: promising Russian developments. 
  • The State in the promotion of the innovative development of Russian oil refinery: high requirements to the quality of petroleum products, changes in tax policy, the reorganization of the design market and other measures.
  • The road from oil export to the export of petroleum products. Increased refining depth as a key factor of the Russian economy competitiveness.
  • Innovative solutions for monitoring and controlling pipelines.
  • The integration of advanced technologies in the field of transportation of hydrocarbons as a way to increase the efficiency of the energy complex of Russia.
  • The development of pipeline transportation: innovative production technologies and application of pipe products. Underwater pipelines.
  • Production and transportation of liquefied natural gas: prospects of LNG industry in Russia.
  • Energy industry and science: interaction strategy.  

Nuclear technologies

  • The role of nuclear technologies in energy stability and safety.
  • Global cooperation of Russia in the development of nuclear technologies: current situation and prospects.
  • Opportunities for market development of small nuclear power plants in Russia: domestic and export potential.
  • Development of financial and economic mechanisms for promotion of innovation in the field of nuclear energy.
  • Development of the legal framework for structural reform in the nuclear industry: optimization of the management structure in control of nuclear industry and the increase of investment appeal.

11:30 — 14:30
“Energy sector safety” Round Table Conference

Speaker/moderator: Nadezhda Vasilyevna Gerasimova– Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Coordinator of the Working team on the project "Safety procedures during the process of carrying out significant infrastructural and economical projects" led by the All-Russian Political Party "United Russia"

 Discussion topics:

  • Legislative initiatives of United Russia in mine safety, production and transportation of energy, protection of critical infrastructure facilities of energy sector. The role of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the security and management of accidents at energy facilities.  
  • The work of computer-aided National Center for Crisis Management (National Emergency Management Center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation). Software and technical support for monitoring critical energy facilities that are potential sources of accidents and man-made disasters.
  • How to legitimize monitoring data. Development of the legal framework governing the monitoring of critical energy facilities.
  • The assessment system of natural and technological hazards in the design of fuel and energy facilities and in the operation mode thereof. 
  • Development of infrastructure as the foundation for safety of the energy facilities.  
  • Operational safety support during emergency situations response.
  • Power industry of Russia - problems of upgrading hydroelectric and thermal power plants in the absence of a modern technological base. Operational funding for upgrading production facilities.
  • Alternative (small) energy as a way to solve complex power problems of the housing and public utilities. Obstacles standing in the way of its development. Life safety during the construction and operation of energy facilities of the housing and public utilities.
  • Industrial and environmental safety when developing the oil and gas projects, oil chemistry, nuclear projects and mineral mining.  
  • The transportation of hydrocarbons. Security. Development of the global transportation networks. The place and role of Russia in the global transportation network. Logistics and transportation.
  • Integration and operation of the systems for industrial safety of energy facilities. The experience of major energy enterprises.

 14:30 — 16:00
Business lunch

16:00 — 17:30
Plenary session (summary)

Discussion topics:

  • Pricing in the energy industry and liquidity of energy enterprises, prospects for funding its development. Reduction of the debt burden and the tax burden on business.
  • Innovative projects in the energy sector. Access to the latest developments in the field of advanced technologies. Innovation in the production cycle.
  • Energy conservation and energy efficiency. Legislative and technological foundation for the problem solution. Interaction of the state and business in the field of innovative developments.  
  • Private funding of projects in the energy sector. Possibilities of state-private partnership. The ways to attract finance and legal safeguards. The role of the banking sector.
  • Establishment of the complex safety system of the major infrastructure facilities.  
  • The feasibility of the energy balance.  
  • Global energy safety – how the world is solving the problem of protection its interests.  


18:30 — 21:00
Welcome reception for the Forum participants (by invitations only)

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