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 23.04.24  09:30   AmCham ESG Conference 
We are pleased to invite you to participate in the joint conference of the American chamber of commerce in Russia and Pacific-Eurasian Business Alliance “Sustainable Development Future in Russia: challenges and opportunities” on April 23, 2024 at 09:30 a.m. at the Hotel MonArch, Moscow (Leningrad Avenue, 31А, building 1). Registration will start at 09:00 a.m. Plenary session “The critical inventory of the ESG global trends and Russian agenda”. Speakers: Andrey Sharonov, Director General, National ESG Alliance; Elena Konnova, Head of Communications and ESG, Х5 Group; Mikhail Yulkin, Expert, UNESCO International Sustainable Energy Development Center; Director General CarbonLab; Elena Myakotnikova, Sustainable Development Director, Member of Executive Committee Board, RUSAL; Timur Safin, Sustainability reporting and Decarbonization Chief Manager, Leroy Merlin. Expert diallogue “ESG transformation – regulatory risks driven by sustainable development”. Speakers: Roman Ishmukhametov, Senior Associate, Melling, Voitishkin & Partners “ESG in Russia: laws & market practice. Status check”; Olga Ivanova, Sustainability Director, RuBCCA, PepsiCo Russia; Irina Arkhipova, Corporate Affairs and Sustainability Director, KraftHeinz Russia; Ekaterina Kuanetsova, GR and Corporate Affairs Director, JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS RUS; Speaker TBA, En+ Group «En+ sustainable development regional overview». Round table “Global challenges – local solutions: sustainable development case studies”. Speakers: Irina Ashrapova, Safety, Health and Sustainability Head, AstraZeneca, Russia&Eurasia. “Corporate vehicle fleet transfer from combustion engine to EV”; Ramil Zayneev, Director General, ZeBrains. “AI solutions for waste collection and separation”; Speaker TBA, Sibur. NB! Agenda is subject to change. In order to participate, it is essential to register here. At the moment, only two representatives per company can participate in the conference in person. AmCham & PEBA members in Moscow – free. AmCham President's Circle members may register any number of participants. Other companies – 10,000 rub (including VAT)
 24.04.24  10:00-15:00   AmCham Annual HR Conference 
The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia will hold its annual HR Conference on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Safmar Aurora Lux Hotel (ex. Marriott Aurora Hotel), Petrovka St. 11, Moscow. Registration will open at 9:00 a.m. Please note: this year there will be in-person participation only. Topic: Adapting HR to a Changing World. The conference will comprise three sessions: Session 1 - Legal & Admin; Labor issues & court practice; Flexible working models – remote, project-based, part-time; Electronic document flow; Migration issues. Session 2 - Innovation & Strategy: New approaches to strategy & engagement; Talent management & corporate culture; Agility & digital transformation; Data-driven approach to workforce planning; How work models impact performance management. Session 3 - CEO Panel Discussion: The role of the CEO in developing HR strategy and corporate branding; Labor market 2024 – which workers are needed? Internal communications. Confirmed Speakers: Georgy Mzhavanadze, Partner, Melling, Voitishkin & Partners; Nadezhda Ilyushina, Partner, ALUMNI Partners; Konstantin Bryauzov, General Manager, Antal Talent; Lyudmila Kuzina, HR Head Pharma Russia & CIS & R&D, Johnson & Johnson; Irina Baranova, CEO, AO INTRUD; Marina Semenova, Managing Partner, Intermark Relocation; Yulia Shevlyakova, Senior HR Director, Eurasia Hub, Colgate-Palmolive Company; Pavel Yakimchuk, Partner, Head, Department of Construction Projects, Commonwealth Partnership; Natalia Nikitina, International Partner, Head, Department of Office Real Estate, Commonwealth Partnership; Olga Borovkova, Senior HR Director, Dairy Division, PepsiCo Russia; Victoria Shevchenko, Head of Clients Projects on Labor Protection, Manpower; Olga Nezgovorova, Associate Director, HR Services & Talent Development, SCHNEIDER GROUP. This event is open to AmCham members, PEBA members, and non-members. The event is closed to the press. In order to participate, it is essential to register here.
 25.04.24  17:00   AEB Annual General Meeting 2024 
We are glad to inform that the AEB Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2024 will take place on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 5 pm at Soglasie hall (prospekt Mira 36 bld. 1). Main topic: Elections to the AEB Board and Auditing Commission. For registration please fill in the form hereand sent it to To vote please fill in voting ballot (available after login). For all the questions please contact Vera Solovaya, Administrative director, at
 23.05.24  14:00-20:00   AEB Open Event: M&A Deals in Russia in 2024 
The AEB is pleased to invite you to the Finance and Investments Committee’s conference “M&A Deals in Russia in 2024: New Trends in New Realities?”. The event will take place on May 23, 2024, Thursday, from 14:00 to 20:00 in the AEB Conference Center (Butyrsky Val St. 68/70 b.1, 1st floor, office 13). In 2022-2023 we observed a series of M&A transactions with foreign participation, companies have withdrawn from Russia or changed its set-up. The conference will serve as a one-stop event and give the opportunity to receive the most up-to-date information related to M&A deals: Regulatory issues of M&A transactions with participation of foreign companies, M&A market and deals – results and trends for 2024, Key issues in M&A deals: legal, regulatory, financial aspects, New challenges for foreign shareholders and management of foreign companies. The event will be opened by Tadzio Schilling, AEB CEO, and Andrey Zharskiy, AEB Finance and Investments Committee Chair, Partner at ALRUD Law Firm. Event sponsors: ALRUD Law Firm, B1 Group and Melling, Voitishkin & Partners. The working language of the event is Russian. Interpretation into English will be provided upon request. In order to participate, it is essential to register here. Find the programme of the event in English.
AEB Conference Centre 
 29.05.24  09:00-15:30   Annual AEB Conference “Intellectual Property Rights" 
The AEB Intellectual Property Committee is pleased to invite you to its annual open event “Intellectual Property Rights: Recent Trends, Practices, Problems and Solutions”. The event will take place on Wednesday, 29 May 2024 from 9:00 until 15:30 (Moscow time) in the AEB Conference Center (Moscow, 68/70, Butyrsky Val, bld. 1, office 13). For your convenience, registration will start at 08:30. The conference will focus on key issues in the sphere of intellectual property in Russia, including an overview of legislation improvements, established practices in applying regulatory acts, court practices and much more detailed information and analysis provided by high profile speakers from EAEU, IPR Court, Rospatent, EAPO, FAS and international law firms. The working languages of the meeting are Russian and English. Interpretation will be provided upon a request. In order to participate, it is essential to register here. Find the programme of the event in English.
AEB Conference Centre 
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