The social and economic forum «Territory of Development» started in Smolensk
31.10.2016 The social and economic forum «Territory of Development» started in Smolensk
Opening of the second Smolensk regional social and economic forum «Territory of Development» held with assistance of Administration of the region has taken place in the cultural and exhibition center of n.a. Tenishevykh.
Representatives of the authorities, the public organizations, the business communities, heads of the enterprises, academic and cultural figures have gathered to discuss problems and topical issues of development of the region. The forum started with a meeting of the thematic platform on the subject «Economy and Investment Development of Smolensk Region».
Addressing attendees, the Deputy Governor Rostislav Rovbel has transferred to the participants of the forum and has wished them success and fruitful work. «This year, proceeding from the directions of Alexey Ostrovskiy, we have changed a format and have decided to organize thematic sessions that during their carrying out to discuss questions of economy, agriculture, youth policy, patriotic education and many other things.
At the plenary session in which the head of the region Alexey Ostrovskiy will participate we will sum up the results and surely we use your ideas, offers, systematically developed decisions, both when forming regional programs, and within daily work of Administration of the region.
The Governor personally controls questions of investment development of the region. We daily discuss with him both new projects, and development of our large, medium-sized and small enterprises which need our assistance and the help. We try to solve problem points at the enterprises, to reanimate their activity, we help to look for co-investors, to cooperate, clean barriers which are at the regional and federal levels», - Rostislav Rovbel has noted.
As the Deputy Governor has told, this year foreign partners with whom it is planned to discuss further interaction and implementation of joint business projects take part in the work of the forum.
During the forum the representatives of business could study investment projects of municipalities of Smolensk region, and also obtain detailed information on providing the state support of investment activity. Businessmen have been told which credits, loans and other forms of support they can receive at the federal and regional level.