The International Economic Summit is an annual event that brings together representatives of international organizations, financial institutions, embassies, parliaments, as well as governmental agencies, leading investors and businessmen, top-level managers of Russian and foreign companies.
 
Kazan Summit is a unique business platform to establish new contacts and find solutions to pressing issues. 
 
The President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov has been appointed as Сhairman of the Russia – Islamic World strategic vision group by the Decree of Russian President Vladimir Putin. As part of the Group’s activities, Tatarstan’s Investment Development Agency will be present at KazanSummit 2018.
 
The main topic of KazanSummit 2018 is Islamic investments as part of international economic relations.
 
The Summit will also add new sessions besides traditional panels such as the Kazan OIC Youth Entrepreneurship Forum, the OIC Young Diplomats Conference and the Sberbank business breakfast.
 
Amid fast-paced changes worldwide, the countries are forced to look for reliable economic partners. Cooperation with Islamic countries becomes more promising due to Russia’s shift in policy.
 
The Summit is a unique platform to find new clients and business partners as well as to demonstrate the investment potential and economic opportunities of the Republic of Tatarstan.
 
Background information: 
KazanSummit 2017 brought together 2,641 participants from 53 countries. Among honorable officials were ambassadors from 12 states, Chairman of the Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology Rashid Ahmad Muhammad Bin-Fahad, Deputy Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates Abdullah Al Saleh, King of Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Committee on Legislation and Norms of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, CEO of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies Bostian Skalar, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Bogdanov, Chairman of the state-owned Vnesheconombank (VEB) Sergey Gorkov, Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank Oleg Ganeyev.
Registration will start on December 1, 2017 at the official website www.kazansummit.com.