III German – Ukrainian Economic Forum
Event time: 09:00 to 19:00
NOVEMBER 29TH, BERLIN, GERMANY
The beginning of the forum feature opening speeches by the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Dr. Angela Merkel, and Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman.
Germany and Ukraine already enjoy a long history of partnership and cooperation. And German business representatives have shown their readiness to strengthen cooperation with Ukraine and invest directly. During the first six months of 2018 German investment in Ukraine’s economy surged to $1.7-billion. Discerning business leaders requires stability and protection of their rights. Ukraine is well positioned as one of the most exciting destinations for business in the region.
Such topics as innovation & opportunities, digitalisation & Industry 4.0, food processing & agricultural industry, infrastructure & transport as well as energy & municipal infrastructure will be high on forum agenda.
Among the high-profile attendees of the forum are: Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier, Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister – Regional Development Minister Hennadiy Zubko( Геннадій Зубко), Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleksandr Saenko and Finance Minister Оксана Маркарова (Oksana Markarova), Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan, Acting Minister of Agrarian Policy Maksym Martynyuk and UkraineInvest Chairman Daniel Bilak.