Eurasian Forum for the Innovation and Internationalization – Verona (Italy), October 18-19, 2012

Since 2008, the topics of innovation and internationalization in political and economic spheres as well as new business opportunities are the focus of the Italian-Russian Forum: the bilateral meeting in Verona has been a platform for the development of institutional and commercial relations between Italy and Russian Federation for already 5 years.

Organized by the Association Conoscere Eurasia, and this year also by Intesa Sanpaolo and Gazprombank, the Forum has steadily increased its accreditation by the institutions and economic players and obtained the recognition of public, becoming an indispensable driver for the promotion and implementation of the international competitiveness of Italian-Russian companies. In fact, only in 2011 the trade exchange between the two countries has increased by 23%.

The transformation of global and globalized markets along the change of economic scenes is the base for the program of the meeting this year. On 18th and 19th October in Verona the Italian-Russian Forum will make its debut as the Eurasian Forum with the participation of politicians, organizations and financial institutions of Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and China, in addition to the established presence of the Russian Federation.

To participate this year in Eurasian Forum means to realize the imperatives of development and growth opportunities, which are primary in this particular historical moment.