On September 12, the first day of IV Moscow Financial Forum, 16 business sessions will be held. 

Representatives of expert community, business and government will discuss the development of Russian economy in the coming years, paying particular attention to the implementation of national projects. Namely, the issues of currency regulation, entrepreneurial activity, digitalization of social sphere, labor productivity will be touched upon.

Issues of comprehensive reform and optimization of the public procurement system will be discussed at the session “Optimization of public procurement mechanisms”. You can find out what is required to improve the business environment and investment activity in the city by visiting the session “Impact of the investment climate on the finance and economy of the city”. Options for improving the quality of managerial decisions in the provision of state support will be considered in the framework of discussion "Concept of transparency to receive state support measures: mechanisms for implementation and effectiveness of attracting private investments in projects involving state".

One of the Forum sessions - “Prospects for Russian economy and financial markets” - will be held for the first time in the format of business breakfast under Bloomberg support. 

In addition, at the Mosfinforum discussion platforms, the intermediate results and future prospects of innovations in the field of insurance will be studied, tools to increase the availability and quality of budget services, issues of financial support for development plans for territories and development of a system of supranational budget rules in the EAEU member states, as well as improving of customs administration will be discussed.

For the first time in the framework of the Forum, a session will be held on the transformation of business media and new formats for reporting information. Discussion "Business journalism against news aggregators: who will win?” will be held in the press room.

First day business program of the Forum will end with the plenary session “Russian Economy: opportunities for rapid development”.

To recap, this year everyone will be able to visit the Forum. To do this, you can apply for participation on its official website. Detailed instructions can be found in the "Participants" section. Registration will last until August 23.

General sponsor of the Moscow Financial Forum is VTB Group. Major sponsors are Alrosa PJSC, Sberbank PJSC and Gazprombank PJSC. Forum is supported by Rostech State Corporation.