19th International Automotive Conference
Please be informed that ASM Holding, Association of Russian Automakers (OAR), Committee for Automotive Businesses at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (CCI RF), Russia’s Industry and Trade Ministry, and Russia’s Economic Development Industry are going to hold, on 16 December 2010, the 19th International Automotive Conference on the subject: Results of the Russian Automotive Industry work in 2010. New development trends.
The Conference will focus on sizing-up of work of automotive companies in Russia through 2009 in conditions of starting post-crisis recovery of the national economy; determination of outlooks for the auto industry development in the near and long-term perspectives; assessment of the impact of international integration on forming the Russian automobile market. Discussions will be held over specific features of interaction between the state and business, as well as challenges of saving the automotive component industry in Russia and creating component manufacturers’ clusters, providing technological independence of the industry, and other issues. It is also intended to discuss proposals on improvement of the customs regulation and taxation system in order to intensify innovative development of manufacturers.
To participate at the conference are invited representatives of federal and regional authorities: A. Dvorkovich, Assistant to President of Russia; I. Sechin, Deputy Prime-Minister of the Russian Federation; E. Nabiullina, Russia’s Economic Development Minister; M. Dobyndo, Chairman, Committee for Automotive Businesses at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation; A. Klepach, Russia’s Economic Development Deputy Minister; M. Medvedkov, Deputy Director, Department of Trade Negotiations, Russia’s Economic Development Ministry; A. Rakhmanov, Director, Department of Automotive Industry and Agricultural Machinery, Russia’s Industry and Trade Ministry; M. Akimov, Vice Governor of Kaluga Region; A. Pinkov, Vice Chairman, Government of Ulyanovsk Region; N. Satayev, Industry and Investment Minister, Nizhny Novgorod Region; major OEMs: I. Komarov, President, AVTOVAZ; Bo Inge Andersson, President, GAZ Group; S. Kogogin, General Director, KAMAZ Inc.; Christian Esteve, Director General for Russia, Renault; Marcus Oziegowicz, Executive Director, Volkswagen Group Rus; Jim Bovenzi, Managing Director, General Motors Russia & CIS; Jeffrey Glover, General Director, GM AVTOVAZ JV; as well as consultancies and automotive businesses.
The Conference languages are Russian and English.
We invite you to take part in the Conference. A participant’s registration form is attached.
Conference venue: Congress Centre, 6 Ilyinka Street, Moscow.
Date: 16 December 2010
Registration of participants: 9:00 – 10:00
Conference duration: 10:00 – 16:00
Vice Chairman, CCI RF Committee for Automotive Businesses
Deputy Managing Director, ASM Holding