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November 8 November 9

Welcome reception. Registration of participants

Opening of the Forum. Plenary Session: Dairy industry: contemporary challenges and development trends

10:30-12:30 Plenary Hall
Key topics The global situation in the dairy market: what should we expect? Three years of sanctions: the dairy industry in past and present. The interaction between producers and distribution networks: what does a consumer pay for? The decrease in demand for dairy products: is it possible to overcome this negative trend? Fight against counterfeiting: who is responsible and where is the solution? Cluster solutions in the dairy industry. Cooperation in dairy cattle production: is it possible to apply foreign practices in Russia?Moderator:Ekaterina Gracheva, Leading Presenter of Russia-24 TV ChanelInvited speakers:
Alexander Tkachev, Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation
Konstantin Savenkov, Deputy of the Head of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance
Andrey Vorobiev, Governor of the Moscow Region
Denis Butsayev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Moscow region; Minister of Investments and Innovations of Moscow Region
Stefan Duerr, President of EkoNiva Group 
Vladimir Sorokin, General Director of the Trade Network “Perekrestok”
Ofier Langer, Managing Director of Israeli Dairy School
Gilad Eliraz, International Trade Director at the Ministry of Agriculture of Israel
Emmanuel Mingasson, Director for International Cooperation, Auvergne- Rhône-Alpes Regional Chamber of Agriculture

Break.Coffee break

“What do we drink and can we export it?”

13:30-15:00 Hall 1
Key topics How much does milk cost? Factors of pricing and the real cost of the product. How can we produce a competitive product and how much should it cost? Overproduction of milk: should we prioritize exports in a situation of imbalance in consumption and production? Proper marketing or quality improvement: how to overcome the negative trend of reducing milk consumption? Electronic veterinary certification: a tool to create an honest market.Moderator:Vitaly Sheremet, Head of KPMG Team Specializing in Working with Agriculture CompaniesInvited speakers:
Vladimir Kazeko, Head of IT department of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of the Russian Federation 
Artem Belov, Executive Director of the National Union of Milk Producers “Soyuzmoloko”
Lyudmila Manitskaya, Executive Director of the Russian Union of Dairy Industry Enterprises 
Vladislav Cheburashkin, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Cheburashkini Brothers Company
Mikhail Mishchenko, Director of the dairy market research center, founder of the portal "Dairy News"
Denis Zaveriaev, Director of Valio plant in Ershov
Stanislav Naumov, X5 Retail Group


Bank's hour

13:30-14:30 Hall 2

Representatives of the banking community will talk about the most beneficial opportunities for obtaining investments, as well as answer questions from entrepreneurs.

Key topics Types of credit products: what should you choose for your business? Opportunities for obtaining investments for small and medium-sized agribusiness Features of project investments in the dairy industry Major mistakes in filing applications for investmentsModerator:Dmitry kuznetcov - Head of project management in “Real Work Management”Invited speakers:
Egor Diashov, Deputy Director of Rosselkhozbank JSC in Moscow Region
Elena Birina, Head of Sales department of Sberbank of Russia PJSC
Nikolay Brezhnev, Territory manager of Sberbank of Russia PJSC

Break. Coffee break

Round Table: Role of Small Business in the Dairy Industry Structure

15:30-17:00 Hall 1
Key topics What proportion do small and medium-sized enterprises have in the production and processing of milk? Cooperation as an opportunity for small producers to enter the market. Structure of support of small business forms in the dairy industry: financial and non-financial instruments. The best regional practices. Farm products: a fashionable trend or the promising sector of the dairy industry?Moderator:Dmitry Valigursky, Director of Agricultural Enterprise “Dans”Invited speakers:
Tatiana Lazutina, Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation
Olga Bashmachnikova, Vice-president of AKKOR
Nikolai Kharitonov, Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics of M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
Ivan Taraskin, Manager of KPMG KPMG Team Specializing in Working with Agriculture Companies of Russian and CIS countries 
Sergei Skomorokhov, Chairman of the Cooperative Union “SelKoop
Tatiana Boldoreva, Head of the Animal farming Centre of Russian State Agrarian University - Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy


Strategic Session: “International Genetics of Modern Dairy Cattle Production”

15:30-17:00 Hall 2
Key topics Competitiveness factors in the market of breeding cattle. Improving the genetic potential of animals: new technologies and modern trends. Selective genetic centers: work results and opportunities for effective use. Is it possible to make a profit on working with domestic cattle?Moderator:Kharon Amerkhanov, Director of the Livestock and Breeding Department of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian FederationInvited speakers:
Ivan Yanchukov, General Director of OAO «Moskovskoe»
Igor Zharov, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Moscow Region
Igor Skryabin, General Director of MOZHAYSKY JSC
Dmitry Demchenko, General Director of Kodzhent Rus LLC
Nikolai Strekozov, Deputy Director of L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry
Alexander Sermyagin, Expert of L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry 
Ilya Rukin, Research Assistant of My Gene LLC
Dr. Gabi Adin, Head of the Animal Production Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, State of Israel
Olga Solovieva, Head of Development animal agriculture center Russian State Agrarian University Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy


Government of Moscow Region

with support of

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation

General partners