PROGRAMME OF THE 10TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC SUMMIT

“RUSSIA — ISLAMIC WORLD: KAZANSUMMIT 2017”

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17TH, 2017
10:00 – 22:00
Registration of participants
THURSDAY, MAY 18TH, 2017
07:00

Registration of Participants throughout a day

08:30
“RUSSIA HALAL EXPO”
Opening of the Exhibition


Halal industry is popular among companies that claim to provide high-quality services and desire to satisfy the needs of the most sophisticated audience. The largest Russian goods and services producers one by one enter the Halal market by starting special production lines or by implementing technological enhancements to the production process. The exhibition is the universal platform which helps to reach groundbreaking results, i.e. to push up sales, present new goods and services, improve company image, raise brand awareness and loyalty level, form dealers and distributors system, examine the market or competitors, etc.
09:00
“INVEST EXPO”
Opening of the Exhibition

Presentation of special economic zones possibilities and infrastructure, innovation projects, leading industrial actors and unions, finance institutions and investment potential of Russian regions. This exhibition is universal and effective presentation platform.
Throughout the day
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Work of the Press Center 

Active change in the functional system of modern journalism, the emergence of new media formats allows us to analyze the media space in terms of the category of pluralism. Timeliness of the choice of this phenomenon as an analysis is due to the role that the media plays in shaping the political and public agenda in the world. It is necessary to identify and denote concrete manifestations of media pluralism as a factor of interaction of the political, civil and media structures. On the Summit site, the work of the press center will be organized – as the place for the accumulation of information, which will also include press briefings with the participation of speakers and experts.
09:00 – 12:00
Dostoyevsky
Korston Business Centre
MEDIA ONLINE: “PREVENTION OF EXTREMISM IN SOCIAL NETWORKS”
International conference


The conference will bring together speakers, experts and journalists competent in the context of intelligential counteraction of extremism in social networks. Globally renowned scientists, leaders of the Russian Muslim clergy and politicians together with representatives of the media will gain insight on the topic of the anti-propaganda of extremism and terrorism infrom the Internet. Working languages of the Conference: Tatar, Russian, English, Arabic.

Moderators:
- Radik Amirov, Head of the department of national projects, editor-in-chief of "Russia for All" Internet portal,"Russia Today";
- Anna Belikova, Chief Specialist, Service of External Communications, RT;
- Elena Davydova, Director of directorate of the state online projects, "Russia Today".


Speakers:
- Musa Muradov, journalist Kommersant;
- Said-Emin Bicoev, journalist Novye Izvestia;
- Elena Davydova,  Director of the Directorate of State Internet Projects of MIA "Russia Today";
- Igbal Rustamov, TV of Azerbaijan "Inter-Az".

09:00 – 12:00
Lermontov
Korston Business Centre
OIC YOUNG DIPLOMATS CONFERENCE OPENING

The unique discussion platform for acting young staff of foreign ministers, with the participation of well-known public and political figures, diplomats, representatives of the authorities. The event is based on the principle of network diplomacy.The goal of using the concept of “network” within the framework of Summit is formation and development of close interpersonal contacts among young diplomats, experts on the sphere of international relations, representatives of the elites of the participating countries on the basis of equal, informal and creative communication, strengthening of mutually beneficial cooperation in the strategic perspective the establishment on this foundation of an atmosphere of understanding, trust and community of interests.

Moderator: Konstantin Kolpakov, Сhairman of the board of young diplomats, MFA of Russia.

Speakers:
- Mikhail Bogdanov, Deputy minister of Foreign affairs of the Russian Federation;
- Konstantin Shuvalov, Special envoy of MFA of Russia;
- Sami Dzhubartalla, Second secretary of the Embassy of the Republic of Sudan to the Russian Federation.
09:30 – 10:00
Tolstoy
Korston Business Centre
3rd KAZAN OIC YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM OPENING

The Forum programme is aimed at discovery and support of the most interesting start-up projects by the young entrepreneurs from the OIC member-countries. 150 persons aged between 18 to 35 from 30 Islamic countries and Russian business community representatives are the participants of the Forum, recently passed the competitive selection at the website www.oicyouthforum.tatar. The format of a hackathon enables the young entrepreneurs and developers with different background to work together on the problems to solve.  

Speakers:
- Elshad Iskandarov, President, Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC);
- Roman Shaikhutdinov, Minister of Information and Communication of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Vladimir Leonov, Minister of Youth Affairs and Sport of the Republic of Tatarstan.
10:00 – 12:00
Tolstoy
Korston Business Centre
3rd KAZAN OIC YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM
Pitching session


The Forum programme is aimed at discovery and support of the most interesting start-up projects by the young entrepreneurs from the OIC member-countries. 150 Forum participants are aged between 18 to 35 from 30 Islamic countries and Russian business community representatives, recently passed the competitive selection at the website www.oicyouthforum.tatar. The format of a hackathon enables the young entrepreneurs and developers with different background to work together on the problems to solve.
10:00 – 12:00
Shostakovich
Korston Business Centre
"EDUCATIONAL NEEDS OF THE ISLAMIC FINANCE SECTOR: RUSSIA, CIS, ISLAMIC WORLD"
International conference


One of the most important requirements of the Russian developing economy is to ensure its stable growth. In recent years, Russia and the CIS countries have paid much attention to the development of Islamic finance. Consequently, the question of the educational needs arises for real sector of Islamic finance in Russia and the CIS, as well as the paths of development.

Moderator: Kamil Iskhakov, Assistant to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan.

Speakers:
- Iskander Iskhakov, Director, Russian center of Islamic economy and finance;
- Aziza Yarlaeva, Head of the department of strategic planning, General council of Islamic banks and financial institutions (CIBAFI);
- Mujtaba Khalid, Head of the Center of Islamic finance of Bahrain institute of banking and finance (BIBF);
- Ilsur Salikhov, Associate professor of civil law, Kazan Federal University.
10:00 – 12:00
Prokofiev
Korston Business Centre
"RUSSIA-EGYPT: CHALLENGES, PROSPECTS, OPPORTUNITIES"
Round table

The establishment of Russia strive for strengthening the diplomatic and economic influence in the Arab world. One of the footholds of the region is Egypt. According to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, this is a very advanced country. Cairo is making serious efforts to expand cooperation with Moscow on a whole range of directions - political, military-technical, energy, trade, investment, etc. What opportunities for the development of Russian-Egyptian cooperation exist?

Moderator: Mikhail Orlov, Chairman, Russian-Egyptian business council.

Speakers:
- Elena Magdi, Head of medicine and pharmacy department, Russian-Egyptian business council;
- Mona Khalil, Executive director, Russian-Egyptian business council.
11:00 – 11:20
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference of the participants of 3rd  Kazan OIC Youth Entrepreneurship forum
12:00-12:20 Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-Conference ""Russia-Egypt: Challenges, Prospects, Opportunities"
The establishment of Russia strive for strengthening the diplomatic and economic influence in the Arab world. One of the footholds of the region is Egypt. According to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, this is a very advanced country. Cairo is making serious efforts to expand cooperation with Moscow on a whole range of directions - political, military-technical, energy, trade, investment, etc. What opportunities for the development of Russian-Egyptian cooperation exist?
12:00 – 13:30
Coffee-break
13:30 – 14:00
Dostoevsky
Korston Business Centre
HALAL INDUSTRY
International conference opening

During the last decades, it has been marked demand growth for Halal goods and services. In particular, in the Russian Federation, the interest to this segment of the market has also grown due to the high quality goods and services. Increasing demand for products also stipulates the importance of strict control over both the production process of Halal goods as well as the market.


Moderator: Anna Belikova, Chief Specialist, Service of External Communications, RT.

Speakers:
- Farid Mukhametshin, Chairman of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Marat Akhmetov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan, Minister of Agriculture and Supply of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Kamil Hazrat Samigullin. Mufti, Chairman of Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Rasheed bin Ahmad bin Fahad, State minister of the United Arab Emirates;
- Ihsan Ovut, Secretary General, Institute of standardization and metrology of the Islamic countries (SMIIC).
14:00 – 14:20
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-briefing " Halal Industry International conference "
14:00 – 15:30
Lermontov
Korston Business Centre
“HALAL TOURISM: STATUS QUO & FUTURE OUTLOOK” 
Thematic session

What role does tourist destination play and how to make tourist business a sustainable development formula under the consumer market turbulence? New attraction and recreation areas competitiveness factors.

Moderator:
- Sergei Ivanov, Chairman, State committee of the Republic of Tatarstan on tourism.

Speakers:
- Ildar Musin, President of "Sputnik sport and business of  travelling";
- Nikolay Korolev, Deputy Head of Federal Tourism Agency;
- Gulnara Safina, President, Hotels association of Kazan and the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Marat Nizamov, Chairman of the Committee on Halal standards of the Centralized religious organization ,Spiritual   management of the Muslims of Tatarstan.

14:00 – 15:30
Tolstoy
Korston Business Centre
3rd KAZAN OIC YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM: IT START-PROJECTS
Inspiration Speech

The Forum programme is aimed at discovery of and support for the most interesting start-up projects by the young entrepreneurs from the OIC member-countries. from 30 Islamic countries and Russian business community representatives who have passed the competitive selection at the website www.oicyouthforum.tatar. The format of a hackathon enables the young entrepreneurs and developers with different background to work together on the problems to solve. At the end of the hackathon the 15 best start-up creators get the opportunity to present their projects during the investment session of the KazanSummit.

Speakers:
- Ahmed Shiraz, Managing partner of the Unitas Communications company, Great Britain;
- Mehmet Ozkan, Dean of the Bosphorus university;
- Haluk Bairaktar, CEO, Baykar;
- Fatih Kagir, Chairman, Turkish technology development fund;
- Andrey Sharonov, President, Skolkovo management school.
14:00 – 15:30
Shostakovich
Korston Business Centre
REGULATORY ISSUES IN THE FIELD OF ISLAMIC FINANCE IN RUSSIA AND CIS COUNTRIES
International conference

Over the past few years, the significant interest in Islamic finance, including regulation, has been gaining momentum in Russia and the CIS. The CIS countries have great potential for the development of the Islamic finance industry. The leading regions continue to seek great strides in attracting foreign investors and developing banking that conforms to the principles of Islamic finance, continuously working to strengthen the legal framework. The wide attention of the world market to this industry is conditioned by the desire of investors to diversify their activities and enter new markets. What tools for the development of Islamic financing mechanisms should be used to ensure equal conditions for the functioning of Islamic and traditional financial instruments?

Moderator: Iskander Iskhakov, Director of the Russian center of Islamic economy and finance.

Speakers:
- Abdurrahman bin Salih Al-Atram, Secretary general of the World Islamic fund for economy and finance, member of Sharia board, Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions(AAOIFI);
- Sayasat Nurbek, Managing director of the international financial center Astana;
- Dr. Hamed Hassan Merah, Secretary general, Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI);
- Alexey Simanovskiy, Adviser to the Governor of the Bank of Russia.
14:00 – 15:30
Dostoyevsky
Korston Business Centre
UNIFIED HALAL STANDARDS WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF OIC MEMBERS COOPERATION
International conference

In recent decades there has been growing demand for Halal goods and services. In Russia, interest in this segment of the market has also grown due to the high quality of products and services. Growing demand for goods also stipulates the importance of strict control over both the production process of Halal goods and the sales market. The conference will allow to discuss important aspects of the development of Halal goods and services, the possibility of developing medical tourism in accordance with Halal standards, as a new direction of this industry; role and impact of information technology on the Halal sector, the features of certification and international standards. The format of the discussion will attract international experts, representatives of financial institutions, business and investment companies. Participants will form an understanding the practical application of Halal standards.

Moderators:
- Ihsan Ovut, Secretary general of SMIIC – Institute of standards and metrology of OIC, Turkey;
- Anna Belikova, Chief Specialist, Service of External Communications, RT.

Speakers:
- Anton Shalaev, Deputy head of Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology;
- Khalil-ur-Rehman Khan, Director of the Halal industry development agency of the State of Punjab, Pakistan;
- Elmostafa Aitamor, Senior Cooperation Specialist, Cooperation & Resources Mobilization Department, IDB;
- Valery Gogin, PhD in Technological Sciences, CEO of the Center of Examination and Accreditation;
- Marat Nizamov, Chairman of the Committee on Halal standards of Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of the Republic of Tatarstan.
14:00 – 15:30
Prokofiev
Korston Business Centre
IMPROVING CULTURAL AND RELIGIOUS COMPETENCE RUSSIA-ARAB WORLD
Presentation of innovative programs

In increasingly globalized world, communication with representatives of diverse cultures, nationalities and religions becomes an important component of politics and economy. However, the lack of knowledge of cultural and confessional features often leads to misunderstanding, intolerance, and conflicts. While intercultural competence is an indispensable tool for the successful and effective interaction of different cultures. In Russia, as well as in the Arab world, interest in intercultural communication and its practical application is just beginning to awaken. Courses, seminars and trainings aimed at increasing cross-cultural competence have long become an integral part of both political literacy and the business process in Western countries. The current situation changes the requirements for specialists engaged in international activities, whose professionalism depends on the mastery of the intercultural communication skills to a great extent.

Speaker: Mona Khalil, Executive director of the Russian-Egyptian business council.
14:00 – 15:30
Lermontov
Korston Business Centre
OIC YOUNG DIPLOMATS NETWORKING-SESSION

The unique discussion platform for young active employees of foreign-policy states departments, with the participation of well-known public and political figures, diplomats, representatives of the elites of the participating countries on the basis of equal, informal and creative communication, strengthening of mutually beneficial cooperation in the strategic perspective the establishment on this foundation of an atmosphere of understanding, trust and community of interests of the authorities. The event is based on the principle of network diplomacy. The term "network" should be viewed as equal elements of the relationship, to build horizontally. The concept of 'networks' is actively integrated into the theory and practice of contemporary international relations.

Moderator: Konstantin Kolpakov, Сhairman of the board of young diplomats, MFA of Russia.

Speakers:
- Mikhail Bogdanov, Deputy minister of Foreign affairs of the Russian Federation;
- Konstantin Shuvalov, Special envoy of MFA of Russia;
- Sami Dzhubartalla, Second secretary of the Embassy of the Republic of Sudan.
15:00 – 15:20
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
"AGRICULTURAL POLICY OF THE STATE IN THE SPHERE OF IMPORTS PHASE-OUT AND PROMOTION OF FOOD SECURITY: ECONOMICAL AND LEGAL ASPECT" 
Book presentation
15:30 – 15:50
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference according to the results of "Regulatory issues in the field of  islamic finance in Russia and CIS countries" networking-session"
15:30 – 16:00
Coffee-break
16:00 – 18:00
Tolstoy
Korston Business Centre
THE 3rd KAZAN OIC YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM
Technical workshop

The Forum programme is aimed at discovery of and support for the most interesting start-up projects by the young entrepreneurs from the OIC member-countries. 18 to 35 from 30 Islamic countries and Russian business community representatives who have passed the competitive selection at the website www.oicyouthforum.tatar. The format of a hackathon enables the young entrepreneurs and developers with different background to work together on the problems to solve. At the end of the hackathon the 15 best start-up creators get the opportunity to present their projects during the investment session of the KazanSummit.

16:00 – 18:00
Dostoyevsky
Korston Business Centre
HALAL. MADE IN RUSSIA – INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED!
International conference

In recent decades, there has been a demand growth for Halal products and services. In particular, in the Russian Federation, interest in this market segment has also grown due to the highly provided quality of products and services.

The demand growth for products also stipulates the importance of strict control over both the production process of Halal products and the sales market. The conference will allow to discuss important aspects of the development of Halal goods and services, the possibility of developing medical tourism in accordance with Halal standards, as a new direction of this industry; Role and impact of information technology on the "Halal" sector, the features of certification and international standards. The format of the discussion will attract international experts, representatives of financial institutions, business and investment companies to the discussion. Participants will form an understanding of the practical application of Halal standards.

Moderators:
- Anna Belikova, Chief Specialist, Service of External Communications, RT;
- Asad Sajjad, CEO of International Halal center.

Speakers:
- Dmitry Makeev, Director, Inter-regional communications, AO “Russian Export center”;
- Ulyana Anufrieva, Head of Export development Centre of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Denis Valeev, Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Tatarsatn;
- Abdullah al-Maeni, CEO of ESMA, United Arab Emirates;
- Bostan Betul, Assistant to the President, World Halal Summit;
- Ayrat Nazmeev, CEO, Export corporation of the Republic of Tatarstan.
16:00 – 18:00
Prokofiev
Korston Business Centre
“CROWDFUNDING: ECONOMICS OF CONSCIENCE AS AN ANSWER TO FUTURE CHALLENGES”
Business-discussion

Crowdfunding has rapidly become a popular way to start an interesting project. More and more enterprises, start-ups in particular, appeal to this kind of funding to make their ideas come true, and the countries of Islamic word are not an exception. Moreover, the idea of “conscience economics” gets a substantial boost in OIC member countries, as it is deeply supported by real grassroot initiative. What are the motives of islamic and capitalistic financial systems representatives, since they have different guidelines to follow? What valuable experience and stimulation mechanisms can we derive? What do we want the economy future to become and what can we do in order to make the conscience rule upon the economic process and not the other way round?

Moderator: Anton Burilichev, Manager on cooperation with public authorities, Planeta.ru.

Speakers:
- Fedor Murachkovsky, CEO, Planeta.ru;
- Konstantin Shabalin, CEO, StartTrack.ru investment company;
- Alexey Chesnokov, Deputy CEO for the legal questions, Planeta.ru;
- Yury Bozhor, Head of the department on consumer protection and ensuring availability of financial services, Bank of Russia;
- Alexey Sakharov, Head of the department of working with the social Planeta.ru projects.

Experts:
- Nadezhda Prasolova, Deputy chief of the department on consumer protection and ensuring availability of financial services, Bank of Russia;
- Adelina Mingazova, Director, “For kids” Charity organization of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Tatyana Nelson, Copywriter, Evolution creative agency.
16:00 – 18:00
Shostakovich
Korston Business Centre
"OPPORTUNITIES AND PROSPECTS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ISLAMIC FINANCE IN RUSSIA"
Business-discussion

The implementation of mechanisms and instruments of Islamic finance and banking is impossible without knowledge of the Islamic financial performance features and the civil-legal foundation forms of investment activity. What are the advantages of the Islamic banking system, and what difficulties can a banker and a depositor face? What are the laws and regulations that underlie the Islamic banking system? How are they regulated by national legislation and normative legal acts?

Moderator: Ilsur Salikhov, Associate professor of civil law, Kazan Federal university.

Speakers:
- Iskander Iskhakov, Director of the Russian center of Islamic economy and finances;
- Renat Edikhanov, Financial director of Amal Financial house, Chairman of the branch office on Islamic finance, All-Russian public organization "Delovaya Rossiya";
- Alexey Kuznetsov, Partner of practicing services in the field of the taxation, Head of the department of services in the field of corporate taxation, Ernst and Young;
- Aydar Mukhametzyanov, Director of the department of investment business, Ak bars Bank;
- Dmitry Kunitsa, Partner, Morgan Lewis.

17:00 – 17:20
Press-conference of OIC YOUNG DIPLOMATS
Throughout the day
B2B MEETINGS
19:00
Transfer to the Official Reception hosted by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov (VIP invitations only)
20:00 — 22:00
Official Reception hosted by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov (VIP invitations only)
FRIDAY, MAY 19TH, 2017
07:00
Registration of participants throughout the day
Throughout the day
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
WORK OF THE PRESS CENTER

Active change in the functional system of modern journalism, the emergence of new media formats allows us to analyze the media space in terms of the category of pluralism. Timeliness of the choice of this phenomenon as an analysis is due to the role that the media play in shaping the political and public agenda in the world. It is necessary to identify and identify concrete manifestations of media pluralism as a factor in the interaction of political, civil and media structures. On the Summit site, the press center will be organized - a place for the accumulation of information, which will also include press briefings with speakers and experts.
8:00 – 9:30
Pushkin
Korston Business Centre
“PARTNERSHIP FINANCE #NEWREALITY” with the participation of KMPG
Sberbank business breakfast

Banking sector in a context of volatility and turbulence of international relations has to adjust to the new market conjuncture.  Being a rapidly growing segment of finance market, nowadays partnership finances are attractive to the whole word and to Russia as the key stakeholder. However, under the current legislation islamic banking cannot fully develop. What changes the traditional Russian banking system is to come? What difficulties can arise in the way for the introduction of islamic banking? What are the conditions and the possibilities the Russian side have to offer for the islamic business now?

Moderators:
- Vugar Aliyev, Head of practicing work with financial institutions, KPMG in Russia and the CIS, the Managing partner of KPMG in Azerbaijan;
- Bekhnam Gurban-Zade, Adviser to the vice-chairman of the board, Sberbank.

Speakers:
- Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Oleg Ganeev, Vice -chairman of the board of directors, Sberbank;
- Khalid Al Janahi, Advisor, Dubai Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre;   
- Marat Kabayev, President, International Association of Islamic business;
- Alexey Simanovsky, Advisor to the Chairman; 
- Dmitry Savelyev, Deputy of the State Duma of the 6th, 7th convocations. First deputy chairman of the State Duma Committee on Security and Anti-Corruption Activity;
- Dr. Hamed Hassan Merah, Secretary general, Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI).
8:00 – 9:30
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Online transmission of  Sberbank business breakfast "Islamic banking in the globalized world".

9:30 – 10:00
VIP guests’ visit to the exhibition
10:00 – 12:00
Ballroom
Korston Business Centre

PLENARY SESSION “STRENGTH LIES IN COOPERATION. PARTNERSHIP FINANCES AS RUSSIA AND OIC MEMBER COUNTRIES COOPERATION POTENTIAL IN THE CONTEXT OF THE TURBULENT INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC RELATIONS”

Today the international community is in front of the question of further development and definition of the main vectors of the global economy. Accelerating the pace of economic, technological and management changes save chances for development and success only for quickly adaptable economies, which are able to respond quickly to the challenges, implement innovative technologies, and reorient in a changing global environment. Now these are the objectives sets itself by the Russian economy, which causes the search of perspective partners and potential investments.

One of the key directions of the foreign policy of the Russian Federation is to build long-term and multilateral relations with the countries of the Islamic world in the political, economic and humanitarian spheres. OIC countries are opening new opportunities for Russia, for investment development in the commercial and industrial sector. Therefore, the study and implementation of the foundations of Islamic finance is a special interest.

In turn, new opportunities for growth and establish long-term business relationship with Russian partners appears in front of the Islamic countries, new markets and projects for the implementation of the Islamic financial system opens up.

Moderator: Ashruff Jamall, Partner of PwC, Global Islamic finance.

Speakers:
- Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Mikhail Bogdanov, Deputy minister of foreign affairs of the Russian Federation;
- El Hassane Hzaine, Director General of the Islamic Center for Development of Trade, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation;
- Abdelilah Belatik, Secretary general of the General council of Islamic banks and financial institutions (CIBAFI) ;
- Mishal Hamed Kanoo,Chairman of The Kanoo Group;
- Bostjan Skalar, CEO, World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA);
- Sergey Gorkov, Chairman of Vnesheconombank;
- Abdulla Al Saleh, Undersecretary, Ministry of Economy, UAE;
- Serdar Berdimuhamedov, Chairman of Law-making committee of Turkmenistan.
12:00
Transfer to Qolşärif Mosque
12:00 – 13:00
Friday prayer, Jumu’ah. Qolşärif Mosque visit, one of the most beautiful symbols of Kazan.
12:00 – 12:15
Press-scrum of the President of The Republic of Tatarstan R.Minnikhanov and the key speakers.
12:15 – 12:30
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference of  Sberbank Business Breakfast speakers.
13:00 – 13:30
Lunch-break
13:30 – 14:30
Ballroom 1
Korston Business Centre

MISHAL KANOO KEYNOTE SPEECH "MULTICULTURAL COOPERATION"

In the context of modern multicultural society, there was an urgent need to maintain equilibrium and prevent manifestations of ultra nationalism. Multicultural cooperation is the only way for stable development. The absolute majority of the world are multi-confessional countries where representatives of different nationalities live. Therefore, humanitarian cooperation, mutual understanding between representatives of different ethnic groups is an important aspect for each country, for interethnic harmony, and for cooperation in general.

Speaker: Mishal Hamed Kanoo, Chairman of The Kanoo Group.

13:30 – 16:00
Tolstoy
Korston Business Centre
3rd KAZAN OIC YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM  
Invest-session

The key growth driver is the youth. Islamic countries and the Russian Federation are trying to develop the the rising generation by giving back to them as in our future. During the Summit the number of events such as Summer international youth camp, 3rd OIC member-countries youth entrepreneurs Kazan Forum, OIC Youth forum government meeting, OIC member-countries youth entrepreneurs association Council and Social entrepreneurship International OIC youth award will take place. 30 Islamic countries and Russian business community representatives will be the participants of the Forum. The 15 best start-up creators will get the opportunity to present their projects in order to find investors and get some practical recommendations.

Speakers:
- Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Elshad Iskandarov, President, Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation (ICYF-DC).
14:00 – 14:20
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference of the "Export to the East" round table speakers
14:30 – 14:50
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press briefing of Mishal Kanoo
14:30 – 16:00
Shostakovich
Korston Business Centre
“PROSPECTS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ISLAMIC FINANCE IN THE CIS COUNTRIES”
CIBAFI InFocus session

As Islamic finance continues to expand and strengthen its position, internationalization and the amplification of global linkages are seen as increasingly important issues. The CIS region, in which the development of Islamic finance is quite active, is seen as a potential market for investors' search, as well as for the needs of their own market. This InFocus session, led by the General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI) will bring together an international panel of distinguished Islamic finance industry stakeholders to discuss emerging opportunities, prospects and challenges for Islamic finance institution in the region.

Moderator: Abdelilah Belatik, Secretary general of the General council of Islamic banks and financial institutions (CIBAFI).

Speakers:
- Ahсene Lahsasna, Deputy Director, Research Management Centre, International Center for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF);
- Hamed Hassan Merah, Secretary general, Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI).
14:30 – 16:00
Napoleon
Korston Business Centre
“EXPORT TO THE EAST: NEW POSSIBILITIES”
Round table

The development of the national economy cannot be imagined without foreign economic relations. The highest rates of economic development are typical for those countries where foreign trade expands rapidly, especially exports. The carrying-out of the international economic and regional connections is critical for the right functioning of the industry and economic development. The export topic is complex but relevant issue nowadays and means big risk. How can one become a leader in the big export role-playing game?

Moderator: Ekaterina Dyachenko, CEO, B2B Export.

Speakers:
- Kirill Kirilin, Head of the development department of export , "Fund of business support of the Republic of Tatarstan" Center of Export Support of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Ibrahim Caglar, President of the Chamber and Commerce of Istanbul;
- Ayrat Nazmeev, CEO, Export corporation of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Artur Nikolaev, Deputy Chairman, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Salih Uksel, Head of system accreditation department, Turkey Agency of accreditation;
- Alexey Ternavsky, Head of export loans department, Vneschekonombank.
14:30 – 16:00
Chekhov
Korston Business Centre
“JOINT ENVIRONMENT-ORIENTED PROJECTS REALIZATION PERSPECTIVES ON RUSSIAN CROSS-BORDER AND NEIGHBORING STATES TERRITORIES”
Panel session

The question of need of preservation and recruitment of biodiversity is urgent not only in Russia, but also in other countries. The number of some animal species and birds on the planet has been reduced, so that they are under the threat of total extinction. One of the rare and endangered feline animal species is a snow leopard. How we can repopulate and increase the snow leopards population? The participation in the session will enable to discuss the problem of snow leopards population revival.

Speakers:
- Murad Kerimov, Deputy Minister of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation;
- Farid Abdulganiev, Mibister of ecology and natural resources of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Vyacheslav Rojnov, Director, Institute of ecology and evolution problems, Russian Academy of Science;
- Leila Alieva, CEO, IDEA organization, Azerbaijan;
- Aleksandr Malev, Deputy director of “Kazan Zoo”;
- Rustam Rabadanov, Deputy director, Department of state politics and management in the sphere of environment control, Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation;
- Renata Shyushaite, Director, ANO “Centre of preservation and defense of the North Caucasus.
14:30 – 16:00
Lermontov
Korston Business Centre
OIC YOUNG DIPLOMATS NETWORKING-SESSION

The unique discussion platform for young employees acting foreign ministers, with the participation of well-known public and political figures, diplomats, representatives of the authorities. The event is based on the principle of network diplomacy. The term "network" should be viewed as equal elements of the relationship, to build horizontally. The concept of "networks" is actively integrated into the theory and practice of contemporary international relations.

The purpose of the concept of "network diplomacy" can be defined as the formation and development of close interpersonal contacts among the young diplomats and experts in international affairs, and representatives of member countries of the elites on the basis of equal, non-formal and creative communication. As a result — the establishment on this basis of understanding the atmosphere of trust and common interests, as well as the strengthening of mutually beneficial cooperation in the long term.

Moderator: Konstantin Kolpakov, Chairman of the board of young diplomats, MFA of Russia.

Speakers:
- Mikhail Bogdanov, Deputy minister of foreign affairs of the Russian Federation;
- Konstantin Shuvalov, Special envoy of MFA of the Russian Federation;
- Sami Dzhubartalla, Second secretary of the Embassy of the Republic of Sudan.
14:30 – 16:00
Prokofiev
Korston Business Centre
“HAND-MADE WORLD: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR HUMAN WELLBEING AS THE DRIVER OF WORLD GROWTH”
Think Tank 

Country economics directly depends on human beings and everyone can contribute to the creation of the sustainable economic development. In the Islamic world countries businessmen and investors pay great attention to the human wellbeing as a key success factor. What can every one and each do for the economic development? Do we have to “become responsible, forever, for what we have tamed”?
16:00 – 16:30
Coffee-break
16:30 – 16:50
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference CIBAFI InFocus session
16:30 – 18:00
Dostoyevsky
Korston Business Centre

“RUSSIAN FALCON BREEDING TRADITIONS REVIVAL”

Panel session

The history of falconry has roots stretching back into antiquity. The traditions of falcon breeding are famous in many countries, including Russia and the countries of Middle East. That is why falconry was included in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists in 2016. In order to save ancient traditions and prevent poaching the cooperation of states is needed. How to preserve the heritage of the past? What is needed for falconry revival?

Speakers:
- Sergey Fokin, Director, Ecology All-Russian Scientific and Research Centre;
- Aleksandr Sorokin, Director, “Bioraznoobrazie’ scientific-methodological centre;
- Ildar Enaleev, President, NKO “Russian Falcon”;
- Oleg Svetlitsky, Director, “Holzan” birds of prey revival and monitor centre;
- Ilgizar Rakhimov, Head of Institute of the fundamental medicine and biology, Kazan Federal University.
16:30 – 18:00
Napoleon
Korston Business Centre
RUSSIAN-TUNISIAN BUSINESS COUNCIL MEETING

The meeting will be held with the assistance of the Russian Federation Embassy in the Republic of Tunisia, the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. Tunisian delegation will be headed by His Excellency Mr. MA Сhihi, Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia in the Russian Federation. The delegation will compose of representatives of tunisian companies.

16:30 – 18:00
Shostakovich
Korston Business Centre
SHARIA GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK - GLOBAL MODELS AND BEST PRACTICES
Educative Seminar
16:30 – 18:00
Prokofiev
Korston Business Centre
“MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION WORKGROUP MEETING ON REGIONAL INVESTMENT AGENCIES’ EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENT”
Workgroup meeting

The workgroup is created within the framework of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. It was created in order to facilitate collaboration processes in the field of private-public partnership. Development corporations and agencies from every corner of Russia, key international and federal development institutions, federal and regional authorities’ representatives will participate in this meeting.

Speakers:
- Vladislav Barmichev, Director of the department of investment policy and development of public and private partnership of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation;
- Bostjan Skalar, CEO, World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA);
- Sergey Belyakov, Chairman of the board , "National Association of the agencies of investments and development"
- Taliya Minullina, Chief Executive, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency;
- Andrey Novikov, General Director, OAO “Development corporation of Samara region”.
16:30 – 18:00
SHARIA GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK - GLOBAL MODELS AND BEST PRACTICES
Educative Seminar
16:30 – 18:00
Chekhov
Korston Business Centre
“SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS A DRIVER OF POSITIVE CHANGES”
Panel discussion

Entrepreneur business long ago stopped being associated only with profit-making. In contemporary world, businessman is a strategist and has to focus on socially important problems of modern society. Which conditions can be created today to force the social entrepreneurship? What is the role of government in this process?

Moderator: Galina Izotova, Member of the General council, Chairman of the committee on financial services of the All-Russian public organization "Delovaya Rossiya".

Speakers:
- Sergey Orlov, Member of the presidium of general council of "Delovaya Rossiya", chairman of the committee on social responsibility of business, charity and patronage;
- Alexey Chesnokov, Deputy director on legal matters;
- Natalia Zvereva, Director, Director “Nashe budushee”, regional social programmes fund;
- Andrey Artemyev, Member, State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan;
- Anton Dyganov, Head of innovation development department, Kazan Federal University;
- Anton Baklashov, Director, Innovations in social sphere centre;
- Vadim Yangirov, Vice-president of the "Federation of thriathlon of the Republic of Tatarstan".
17:30 – 17:50
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference according to the results of the “Russian falcon breeding traditions revival” panel session.
18:00 – 18:20
Tchaikovsky
Korston Business Centre
Press-conference according to the results of the “Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation workgroup meeting on regional investment agencies’ efficiency improvement" meeting.
Throughout the day
B2B MEETINGS
18:00 – 21:00
30th International classic ballet festival named after Rudolf Nureyev.
Dona Nobis Pacem ballet (VIP invitations only)
19:00 – 22:00
А) Kazan historic and cultural sightseeing tour
B) “Russia – Islamic world” cuisine festival

SATURDAY, MAY 20TH, 2017
5:00 – 9:00
Transfer to the traditional congress of Muslims to Bolgar
10:00 – 15:00
TRADITIONAL CONGRESS OF MUSLIMS “IZGE ZHYENY BULGARIANS”
The festival event

Cultural program including a demonstration of handicrafts, Muslim commodities and Islamic literature.

14:00 – 20:00
Gorky Park
“Russia – Islamic world” cuisine festival
SUNDAY, MAY 21ST, 2017
09:00
KAZAN MARATHON 2017 “TEST YOURSELF”

Apart from marathon distance run for 42.2 kilometers, there will be half-marathon distance run (21.1km), 10K run and business-run for 3km distance.
12:00 – 20:00
Gorky Park
“Russia – Islamic world” cuisine festival"