The Forum has brought together more than 600 delegates from Austria, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belgium, Belarus, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, China, Malta, Mongolia, Russia, Slovakia, France and Switzerland. Among the participants there were representatives of the business community, political and public circles, diplomats, experts and journalists.
The delegates have discussed new projects, models of interstate interaction and economic cooperation in the modern context; they deliberated over the development aspects of the innovative infrastructure of the Greater Eurasia, as well as cooperation in energy, industry, technology, transport, agriculture and agroindustry. The participants have also touched upon the development of the geopolitical environment in Eurasia and the prospects of interregional cooperation between different countries.
It was stressed in the course of the discussions that innovations are the key leverage for the long-term growth and changes in the whole global economy. “The Art of Innovations” was the motto of the V Eurasian Forum.
During the Forum the importance of an improved political and economic dialogue with the European Union and the European Economic Union was especially pointed out.
The annual Eurasian Forum in Verona is organized by the Association Conoscere Eurasia, the Roscongress Foundation and the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
The VI Eurasian Forum in Verona will take place on October 19-20, 2017.