July 18 Shchusev (Plenary Hall) 13:00 - 15:30
Plenary Session: "Сity of the Future. Responding to Human Requests"
Cities are drivers for the development of any modern economy. Human capital is concentrated in cities, where the most intellectual and knowledge-intensive sectors are to be found. Cities are fundamental points for international trade and knowledge sharing.
- What role do cities play in the Russian economy?
- To what extent are Russian cities achieving their potential and serving as drivers of economic and territorial development?
- How do Russian politics and city regulations compare to experiences around the world?
The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is the keynote speaker at the Moscow Urban Forum.