5th Russia–China Media Forum to Be Held at EEF 2019
The 5th Russia–China Media Forum will be held on 3 September on the side-lines of the Eastern Economic Forum 2019. Representatives from the two countries’ leading media outlets and companies, Internet platforms, and other industry-related organizations will be participating in the Media Forum. The Russian delegation will be headed by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Chief of the Government Staff Konstantin Chuychenko.
Forum participants will discuss issues surrounding media interaction, such as media collaboration in the digital environment, content sharing, the creation of joint information products, professional standards, and the protection of personal data in the new media era.
Russian-Chinese media forums are traditionally held on the side-lines of major international events. In 2017, the 3rd Russia–China Media Forum was held in Moscow as part of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the Russian Federation. In 2018, the 4th Media Forum was held in Shanghai as part of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s visit to China.
The 5th Anniversary Eastern Economic Forum will be taking place on 4–6 September in Vladivostok.
The Eastern Economic Forum
The Eastern Economic Forum is held annually with the objective of facilitating the accelerated development of the Russian Far East’s economy and expanding international cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region in accordance with the Executive order of the President of the Russian Federation No. 250 of 19 May 2015.
The 2019 Eastern Economic Forum will be held in Vladivostok from 4–6 September. Far Eastern Federal University’s (FEFU) campus on Russkiy Ostrov will serve as the forum’s venue.
The Official EEF Site: www.forumvostok.ru/en
The Roscongress Foundation is a socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of international conventions, exhibitions, and public events.
The Roscongress Foundation was founded in 2007 with the aim of facilitating the development of Russia’s economic potential, promoting its national interests, and strengthening the country’s image. One of the roles of the
Foundation is to comprehensively evaluate, analyse, and cover issues on the Russian and global economic agendas. It also offers administrative services, provides promotional support for business projects and attracting investment, and helps foster social entrepreneurship and charitable initiatives.
The Foundation’s events draw more than 80,000 participants each year from 206 countries, with more than 10,000 media representatives working on-site at Roscongress’ various venues. The Foundation benefits from analytical and professional expertise provided by 2,500 people working in Russia and abroad. In addition, it works in close cooperation with economic partners from 93 countries worldwide.