november 2024
World of opportunities
3rd international business forum
Business Forum: «World of Opportunities»
The largest annual business event bringing together leaders of Russian and international business to foster collaboration amid new global conditions.
A leading platform promoting the interests of Russian business abroad.
The number one event for companies and investors looking to develop business in the Middle East, Africa, and Asian countries.
2-day program with exclusive business, cultural, and sporting events.
About the forum
New Opportunities for a New World
The forum will bring together representatives from various industries promoting development of international relations and the exchange of experience between Russia and the MENA countries.
three-day event
Members Offline
Networking, Business, Culture, Sport
Event Formats
300 000
Audience reach through social media
10 000
venues in Dubai
Establishing a global platform in the UAE for collaboration among members of the business community, government officials, and international organizations.
Exploring new opportunities for business expansion and entering new markets by leveraging the shared resources and expertise of Middle Eastern and Russian companies.
Promoting advanced practices in the economy, IT, and financial services.
The forum is an opportunity to share best practices and experience
Culture and Art
Investment and Export
Information Technology
artificial intelligence
Collaboration in a new world of opportunities
Tourism as a tool for the development of BRICS regions
Strengthening collaboration on excellence in global healthcare
Window to the East: opportunities for trade and business in the UAE
Women in economics: a key force for sustainable development of international relations
Changing the economic landscape: artificial intelligence as a driver of global change
Practical implementation of the latest IT developments in regions of the world
BRICS cooperation in creative industries
UAE development industry trends in 2024
Heads of companies, business owners, top management
Heads of development institutions, support and service organizations
International, Arab and Russian organizations
Representatives of associations, industrial and the scientific community
Representatives of public organizations
Representatives of international and Russian media
Federal ministers of the Russian Federation
CEOs of transport departments and companies
CEOs of largest energy companies and leading market experts
Heads of regions
CEOs of largest IT companies
CEOs of state corporations
CEOs of leading Russian banks
Heads of companies, business owners, top management
International, Arab and Russian organizations
Representatives of associations, industrial and the scientific community
Heads of development institutions, support and service organizations
Representatives of public organizations
Representatives of international and Russian media
Federal ministers of the Russian Federation
CEOs of leading Russian banks
CEOs of transport departments and companies
CEOs of state corporations
Heads of regions
CEOs of largest IT companies
CEOs of largest energy companies and leading market experts
Deputy Minister of State for Foreign Trade, UAE Ministry of Economy
Abdullah Al Saleh
Member of the Royal Family of the Emirate of Sharjah in the UAE
Her Excellency Sheikha Dr. Hind bint Abdulaziz Al Qassimi
CEO of Wildberries
Tatiana Bakalchuk
Chairperson Sharjah Business Women Council
H.E. Sheikha Hind bint Majid Al Qasimi
of 2nd international business forum “World of Opportunities”
Chairman of the Russian-Emirates Business Council of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Sergey Gorkov
Director General of Gazprom-Media Holding JSC
Alexander Zharov
Managing Director of GenerationS (UK RVC LLC), Director for Innovation and Technological Development at RVC
Ekaterina Petrova
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates to the Russian Federation
Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Al Jaber
President of "RUSSOFT"
Valentin Makarov
President, All-Russian public organization of small and medium-sized businesses “OPORA RUSSIA”
Alexander Kalinin
Director General of the Russian Znanie Society
Maxim Dreva
Deputy Minister of Education of the Russian Federation
Denis Gribov
Director of the IT Competence Center of Russia
Ilya Massukh
Foreign participants coordinator, Co-chairman of the Executive Committee of the Advisory Council on Foreign Investment in Russia
Alexander Ivlev
Professor, Chancellor of Abu Dhabi University
Ghassan Aouad
President of the National Coordination Center for International Business Cooperation, Director of the Institute of China and Modern Asia of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Kirill Babaev
Director of the Creative Economy Development Center ASI
Ekaterina Cherkes-zade
Russian entrepreneur and businessman, co-founder of the restaurant holding Vasilchuki Restaurant Group
Alexey Vasilchuk
President of the International Organization of Eurasian Cooperation
Dmitry Stasyullis
Founder of Lunasole Hospitality
Olivier Harnisch
Trade Representative of the Russian Federation in the United Arab Emirates
Andrey Terekhin
Vice-President, All-Russian public organization of small and medium-sized businesses “OPORA RUSSIA”
Nadiya Cherkasova
Provost of RANEPA, President of Russian Association of Business Education
Sergey Myasoedov
Head, Republic of Bashkortostan
Radiy Khabirov
Vice President of KEZAD Group
Khalid Al Marzouki
Founder of the “Inweasta” investment company
Andrey Elinson
Deputy General Director of "Komsomolskaya Pravda" Media Group
Anzhelika Sulkhaeva
General Director of ANO "Platform for working with entrepreneurs' appeals"
Elina Sidorenko
Chairman of the Board of the Russian Lawyers Association
Vladimir Gruzdev
Organization of video game industry development
Vasily Ovchinnikov
General partner of Marshel Development
Vasily Fetisov
Head of the project office "Energotechnohub St. Petersburg"
Andrey Vlasov
Deputy General Director - Director of the Northern Sea Route Directorate of the State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom
Vyacheslav Ruksha
A spokesman for the office of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum, a member of Dubai's ruling family
Naala Oleynikova
Chief Executive Officer of "InnoHub Ltd"
Stanislav Krechetov
Deputy President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Director of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation, Academician
Taliya Khabrieva
Deputy Director of the Roscongress Foundation, Director of the Russian Design Industry Forum
Ekaterina Ivanova
Director of the Research Institute of Healthcare Organisation and Medical Management of the Moscow City Health Department
Elena Aksenova
Pro-Rector for Educational Activities at Senezh Management Workshop, ANO "Russia - Land of Opportunities", Head of the "Woman Leader" programme
Maria Afonina
Head of the Health and Wellbeing Committee, member of the Board of Trustees of the Bahrain Business Organisation
Lamia Mahmood
General Director of JSC Russian Railways-Medicine
Elena Zhidkova
Representative of the developer Binghatti
Margarita Kulipanova
Co-founder of the Foundation "Association of Women in the Nuclear Industry", Co-Chair of the All-Russian Ecological Movement "Ecosystem"
Alexandra Ryabykh
First Deputy Director for Development, Head of the Healthcare Directorate of the Roscongress Foundation
Anastasia Stolkova
Managing Partner of Vitte Capital, founder of MediSpa-hotel MAYRVEDA, member of the General Council of Business Russia
Roman Chichkanov
Managing Partner, Development Director of MediSpa-hotel MAYRVEDA
Elena Chichkanova
Co-founder, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Velpharm LLC
Lyudmila Scherbakova
Vice President for Implementation of New Medical Technologies at Generium JSC
Dmitry Kudlai
Director of Artificial Intelligence Tinkoff
Victor Tarnavsky
Director of Programs for the development of technologies and artificial Intelligence Tools at Gazpromneft
Alexey Shpilman
Expert partner Yakov and Partners. Director of the Business Center Education and Analytics of the Central University
Ilya Ivaninsky
CEO the National Federation of the Music Industry
Nikita Danilov
Founder & CEO, architectural bureau IND
Amir Idiatulin
Managing Partner of Segrex Development LLC
Alexander Kiriyatskikh