V Murmansk International Business Week (MIBW) to be held on November 14-18, 2016

The Government of the Murmansk region invites partners to the V Murmansk International Business Week (MIBW). The event will be held on November 14-18, 2016. It is a part of the calendar of the Russian Chairmanship in the Barents Euro-Arctic Council in 2015-2017. The V MIBW program includes a number of activities aimed at the development of interregional and international cooperation, business and entrepreneurship, support for science and education.

The central event will be the V MIBW plenary session "Arctic course". The prospects of development of international and cross-border cooperation in the Arctic, the draft federal law "On the development of the Arctic area of the Russian Federation" will be discussed within the plenary session.

The participants are representatives of the Arctic Council countries, the regions of Arctic area of the Russian Federation, the federal bodies of executive power of the Russian Federation and foreign partners interested in project development in the Arctic region.

The structure of the V MIBW program and additional information is available on the web-site https://minec.gov-murman.ru/activities/week/info_foreign_participants/.

Contact persons:

Zoya Efimova, Ministry of economic development of the Murmansk region

+7 8152 486 419, e-mail: efimova@gov-murman.ru;

Anna Lokteva, Ministry of economic development of the Murmansk region

+7 8152 486 440, e-mail: lokteva@gov-murman.ru;

Ulyana Puchkova, Ministry of economic development of the Murmansk region

+7 8152 486 281, e-mail: puchkova@gov-murman.ru.

Contact persons in the Embassy:

Andrey Kolesnikov, Maxim Gurov, +47 22 55 32 78, 22 44 06 08, e-mail: rembassy@online.no.

You are welcome to send information about possible participation to the organizers and in copy to the Embassy.