THE 4TH RUSSIA-CHINA FORUM!
INVESTING IN INNOVATION
THE 4TH Russia-China Forum
Guangzhou, China
June 17-18, 2019
Phone for information +7 (495) 777-01-04
THE 4TH RUSSIA-CHINA FORUM
Guangzhou, China
June 17-18, 2019
Speakers
Key speakers 2018
Russia, Speakers
Alexander
Povalko
CEO of RVC
CHINA, SPEAKERS
LI
HUI
The incumbent Chinese Ambassador to Russia
China, Speakers
Xiu Xiaoping
Secretary-General of the Venture Capital Profession Commission of the Science and Technology Financial Promotion Association of China, Chairperson of the China High-tech Industry Development and Eurasian Market Strategic Association
Russia, Speakers
Sergei
Gorkov
Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
CHINA, SPEAKERS
ZHANG
Jianguo
Deputy Minister of the Ministry of science and technology of the People's Republic of China
Russia, Speakers
Alexey
Basov
Deputy General Director – Investment Director, RVC
Russia, Speakers
Oleg
Remyga
Representative of SKOLKOVO Business School in China
Russia, Speakers
Alexander
Lupachev
Director for Information Technology Investment, Russia Partners
Russia, Speakers
VASILY
BELOV
CEO, SKOLKOVO VENTURES
Russia, Speakers
Sergey
Kerber
Managing Director, Leader Management Company
China, Speakers
SHENG BO
General Manager of International Business Department, Shenzhen Capital Group
Russia, Speakers
Oleg
Chizh
Deputy Co-Director of the Russia-China Investment Fund (RCIF)
China, Speakers
Sonya
(Chun) Miao
Deputy General Manager/Director of Technical Center, Tus-S&T Service Co., Ltd.
Russia, Speakers
Oleg
Teplov
CEO of the VEB Innovations
China, Speakers
Anthony
Yang
China Merchant Capital (CMC)
China, Speakers
Peng
Ming
Executive Vice President, Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Russia, Speakers
Evgeny
Kosolapov
Representative of Skolkovo in the PRC
Russia, Speakers
Alexander
Loktionov
СEO and founder of LOGA Group.
HONG KONG, SPEAKERS
REBECCA
FANNIN
FOUNDER AND EDITOR, SILICON DRAGON
Russia, speakers
VLADIMIR
SAKOVICH
MANAGING DIRECTOR, HEAD OF INVESTMENT TEAM AT SKOLKOVO VENTURES
CHINA, SPEAKERS
Su
Jing
Director of Shanghai Office of SPbPU, Deputy Director of business incubator "PuE" (Shanghai)
Russia, speakers
Sergey
Abdykerov
Director for Development of NTI
Russia, speakers
KONSTANTIN
NADENENKO
Head of Venture Capital Division, Leader AM
China, Speakers
KANG HANQING
VICE-MAYOR OF HARBIN MUNICIPAL PEOPLE'S GOVERNMENT
Russia, Speakers
Andrey Zharskiy
Partner at ALRUD Law Firm
China, Speakers
Liu Yang
Executive Director, CreditEase Wealth & Investment Management Company Beijing
China, Speakers
LIU BO
VICE PRESIDENT AT SHENZHEN CAPITAL GROUP
China, Speakers
Qing Xuehui
General Manager of Tencent Cloud Strategic Alliance&Partnership
China, Speakers
Guan Yu
Vice-President, CreditEase Wealth & Investment Management Company Beijing
CHINA, SPEAKERS
Yu Qindong
Director of Fintech Department, Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd.
Russia, speakers
Mikhail
Fedotov
Advisor to the General Director, a member of the Management Board of RVC, a member of Russian-Belarusian Venture Investment Fund’s Investment Committee
About forum
Mission

Creating a platform for an open dialogue and cooperation between Russian and Chinese professional investors

Key objectives
  • to discuss key trends on VC markets and innovation ecosystems of Russia and China
  • to provide relevant data disclosing tendencies in the development of Chinese and Russian VC/PE investments
  • to spark the interest among professional Russian and Chinese investors in mutual cooperation showcasing successful Russian-Chinese deals
  • to study opportunities for joint investments
  • to discuss features of institutional and technological environment to establish mutually beneficial financial partnerships
Greetings

To Participants

In September 2016, in accordance with the memorandum on cooperation in the field of innovations signed between the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, the First China-Russia Forum «Investing in Innovations» was held in Moscow.

At the Forum, the experts of the two countries thoroughly discussed the creation of Russian-Chinese investment funds to finance innovation in terms of relevance, opportunities and future models of cooperation.

The first meeting of the Russian-Chinese Coordination Commission for Innovative Cooperation was held on June 13-14, 2017in Beijing. As part of the IV Russian-Chinese Expo, Russian and Chinese innovation market players met at the Second China-Russia Forum «Investing in Innovations»  on June 16-17 in Harbin to continue the innovative dialogue guided by the key ideas of the first Forum: «venture investments stimulate the commercialization of technologies, technical innovations promote bilateral cooperation».

The Third Russia-China Forum «Investing in Innovations» will be hosted by Open Innovations Forum 2018 on October, 16 in Moscow, Russia. Since its launch in 2012, Open Innovations Forum has established itself as Russia’s leading international platform for entrepreneurs, corporations, scientists, and government officials.

In 2014 China was a Partner Country and the Open Innovations Forum was personally attended by Li Keqiang, the Premier of the state council of the People's Republic of China. In 2016 Jack Ma, Executive Chairman of the world's largest e-commerce company Alibaba Group, was one of the headliners of the Forum.

The Third Russia-China Forum «Investing in Innovations» is devoted to further develop of a Chinese-Russian platform for an open dialogue and cooperation between Russian and Chinese professional investors and to facilitate the transfer of technology and the commercialization of scientific and technological achievements of the two countries, taking into account the Chinese-Russian potential for innovative and economic cooperation.

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Program
15 June 2019 Saturday
14:00 - 16:00
Meeting of the Russia-China Coordination Commission for Innovative Cooperation (Harbin)
17 June 2019 Monday
09:00 - 09:30
Opening ceremony. Welcome address
09:30 - 11:00
Panel discussion
«Opportunities of Russia investment landscape for Chinese investors, practical cases of cooperation»     +

Questions to be discussed:
— Russia-China investment collaboration. Analytics
— Russian VC market. Trends
— Russia-China practical cases

11:00 - 11:15
Agreements signing ceremony. Group photo
11:20 - 13:00
Session
«Global tech barriers. AI and Smart cities technologies»     +
Questions to be discussed:
— AI trends in China and Russia
— Current level of tech and ways to break technological barriers
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 15:30
Session
«Global tech barriers. AI and Smart cities technologies»     +
Questions to be discussed:
— AI trends in China and Russia
— Current level of tech and ways to break technological barriers
15:30 - 16:00
Keynote on Chinese market (IP and legal issues)
16:00 - 18:00
Pitch-session of Russian high-tech companies with the focus on Chinese market
18:00 - 18:10
Closing Remarks
18 June 2019 Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00
Visits to businesses in Guangzhou and Shenzhen
Organizer
Russian Venture Company (RVC)
RVC JSC — a government fund of funds and the Institute of the Russian Federation, one of the key tools in building its own national innovation system.
The main purpose of the activity of RVC JSC — stimulating the creation of Russia's venture capital industry and the significant increase in the financial resources of venture capital funds.
EURASIAN UNION OF THE TORCH CENTER
Torch High Technology Industry Development Center (Torch Center) was founded in October 1989, as an independent legal entity, subsidiary to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST). Under the guidance of the Ministry, and devoted to the mission of “Developing High Technology & Realizing Industrialization”, Torch Center has been making daring explorations and constant innovations to promote the advancement of high-tech industries in China.
THE VENTURE CAPITAL PROFESSIONAL COMMISSION (VCPC) OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FINANCIAL PROMOTION ASSOCIATION OF CHINA
Venture Capital Professional Commission (VCPC) of Science and Technology Financial Promotion Association of China is a non-profit organization and the only national committee for venture capital profession, permitted by the Ministry of Civil Affairs. Its goal is to unite the venture capital organizations all over the country, to boost communications among venture capitals, to provide its members with access to all interested entities, to promote the venture capital business to progress in a standard and healthy way, and to contribute to the development of high-technology industries.
Partners
MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
The Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation (Ministry of Economic Development of Russia) is the federal ministry that manages the development and implementation of the economic policy of the Russian Government in the following areas: macroeconomics, financial markets and the international financial centre, support and development of small and medium-sized enterprises, foreign economic policy, investment policy, innovation, energy efficiency, competition development and others.
MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA
The ministry coordinates science and technology activities in the country.
Pressroom
For media communication, please contact:

Dmitry Bezrukov:
Tel.: +7 (495) 777-01-04
E-mail: Bezrukov.DG@rvc.ru
Contacts
Location
GUANGZHOU, CHINA


Contact info for Russian participants:
E-mail: forum@invest-to-innovation.com
Phone: +7 (495) 777-01-04 ext. 177
Contact person: Eugenia Larina