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 01.12.20 - 01.12.20  16:00-17:30   CERBA Eurasia Construction and Infrastructure Webinar 2020 
CERBA is pleased to announce the Online Construction and Infrastructure Webinar 2020 that will be held as part of Construct Canada 2020 on Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 at 12 PM - 2 PM. The webinar will raise discussion on important subjects and issues for construction companies that plan to expand their business to international markets and seek to further cooperate, exchange experiences, and engage in networking. Webinar Agenda: 16:30 - 16:40: Opening Remarks; 16:40 - 17:10: Market Overview: Construction and Infrastructure projects; 17:10 - 17:20: Q&A session. 17:20 - 17:30: Closing Remarks. The following topics will be brought up at the webinar: Market Overview: Eurasia and Canada; Regulatory environment, codes and standards in Eurasian Economic Union, Greater Eurasia; Public-Private Partnerships; Self-regulating organizations; Registration regulations, tax aspects and import processing; Smart urban planning and architecture; Commercial and residential housing; Design-build mid-size industrial construction; Mid-rise wood frame construction; Energy efficiency and green technologies; Who can participate: International and national construction and infrastructure companies; Senior government officials and trade commissioners; Senior directors of state regulatory committees and state-owned construction companies; Construction consultants and engineers; Financial companies and banks; Equity funds and institutional investors; Construction software and equipment producers and distributors, Law firms, accountancy firms, commodity traders, NGOs and trade associations; Construction design bureaus and research institutes. Please click here to register online for this event. We are inviting you to take advantage of the Sponsorship and Media Partnership opportunities available, and obtain additional visibility for your company. Please take a look at Conference Program, Conference Brochure and CERBA Newsletter. Contacts: Vera Dedyulya, Deputy Regional Director, Toronto Chapter, +1 647 822-8149, vera@cerbanet.org, Alex Grichine, Regional Director, Moscow Chapter, +7 495 134-0268, alex@cerbanet.org, Taskyn Koshman, Regional Director, Kazakhstan Chapter, taskyn@cerbanet.org.
CERBA 
 01.12.20 - 01.12.20  10:00-11:30   AEB Webinar: Meeting with Maxim Reshetnikov, Russia's Minister of Economic Development 
The Association of European Businesses is pleased to invite you to a briefing by Maxim Reshetnikov, Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. The event will take place on Tuesday, 01 December 2020, from 10:00 to 11:30 (registration starts at 09:30) at the Hotel Baltschug Kempinski, halls Vladimir 1 & 2, ul.Baltchug, 1. The event will be held offline. However you can certainly participate in the event online. To participate in online mode: please register on the AEB website. All registered participants for the online translation will be sent a link to connect to the webinar and a code. To participate in offline mode: please inform us in writing by email: evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru. Please note that due to restrictive measures, we reserve the right to close registration in case the allowed maximum of participants is reached. We are ready to accept only 1 representative of AEB member company in offline mode. We will also kindly ask you to strictly follow all required safety and social distance measures. The AEB would like to take this opportunity to express its most sincere gratitude to the Minister for this highly valued and fruitful cooperation, which the AEB maintains with the Ministry of Economic Development for many years. The Association is most appreciative of the effort made by Mr. Reshetnikov to find time in his busy schedule to meet with representatives of the European business in Russia. The yearly meetings with one the most important ministers of the Russian government are organized in the frame of Memorandum of Understanding on deeper cooperation (signed for the first time in December 2018) between the RF Ministry of Economic Development and the Association of European Businesses which will be re-signed this year for a period of 5 years. IMPORTANT NOTICE: This event is closed for non-members. For further details, please have a look at the tentative programme of the event. Contact persons: Programme: Svetlana Lomidze, +7 495 234-2764 #122, svetlana.lomidze@aebrus.ru; Registration: Evgeniya Zakharova, +7 495 234-2764 #127, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru.
AEB 
 01.12.20 - 21.12.20  15:00   AmCham Education Committee 
The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia and its Education Committee invite you to participate in an online committee event on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. (MSK). This event will be held in English. "Digital Inclusion - Imperative for a "New Normal" will be performed by Yulia Sarviro, Senior Project Manager, Smart Cities for All Initiative, G3ICT – the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information & Communication Technologies. "Trends in Diversity & Inclusion (D&I), Hiring, Retention, and Innovation" will be performed by Clara Bodin, Global Lead for Diversity & Inclusion, Telia Company. This event is open to AmCham members only. Please click here to register online for this event. AmCham members are welcome to join this event online. In order to participate, it is essential to register below. A link and meeting number will be sent in advance to all registered members only.
The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia 
 03.12.20 - 03.12.20  15:00-16:30   AEB Webinar: How to Strengthen the Employer's Brand in New Reality 
The AEB Recruitment Sub-Committee is pleased to invite you to participate in the open event titled “How to strengthen the employer's brand in new reality". The event will be held on December 3, 2020, from 15:00 to 16:30 via Zoom video conference. Please click here to register online for this event. Attraction of the best candidates for the opened positions is possible only in case of building the successful positioning of the company’s brand. Retention of the key employees is a top priority for any organization in the new reality. The speakers will share their lifehacks of successful internal and external communication with the participants of the event in such a difficult period for any organization. For more details, please have a look at the programme of the event in English. Contact persons: Programme: Svetlana Nechaeva, svetlana.nechaeva@aebrus.ru, +7 495 234-2764 #154; Registration online: Evgeniya Zakharova, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru or +7 495 234-2764 #127.
AEB 
 04.12.20 - 04.12.20  09:30-11:00   AEB Webinar: Personal Data: What's New 
The AEB IT-Telecom and AEB Compliance and Ethics Committees are pleased to invite you to their joint open event “PERSONAL DATA: WHAT'S NEW”. The Personal Data was and remain a must in the IT-Telecom Committee work, being a very important issue, always very high on the AEB companies’ agenda. This time we have decided to join the efforts of two Committees and bring to your attention a wide range of different questions and problems related to personal data. The meeting will take place on Friday, December 4, 2020 from 09:30 till 11:00 via zoom. Please click here to register online for this event. Among speakers – Maria Ostashenko (ALRUD Law Firm), Vadim Perevalov (Baker McKenzie), Andrey Slepov (BEITEN BURKHARDT), Alexey Muntyan (Johnson & Johnson, Co-Founder at Russian Privacy Professionals Association), Elena Agaeva (EPAM) and Tatiana Vukolova (Roedl & Partner). The event will be chaired by Edgars Puzo, the AEB IT-Telecom Committee Chairman, Atos. For further details, please have a look at the tentative programme of the event. Contact persons: Programme: Svetlana Lomidze,+7 495 234-2764 #122, svetlana.lomidze@aebrus.ru; Programme: Svetlana Nechaeva, svetlana.nechaeva@aebrus.ru, +7 495 234-2764 #154; Registration: Evgeniya Zakharova, AEB Events Coordinator, +7 495 234-2764 #127, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru.
AEB 
 09.12.20 - 09.12.20  15:00   AmCham Briefing with the Governor of Udmurtia 
As part of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia's drive to intensify its regional business advocacy and cooperation with regional Governments, the Chamber will hold an online briefing "Investment Potential of the Udmurt Republic" with the Governor of Udmurtia Alexander Brechalov on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. (MSK). An investment audit sets out a range of advantages of investing in Udmurtia: The regional administration is highly accessible for everyday work with investors and has implemented special measures to support social and economic development; The consumer market in and around Udmurtia is worth over 2 trillion rubles; Udmurtia has a highly-education population and excellent transport infrastructure; The region helps investors to establish their businesses quickly at launch-ready sites; The Udmurt Republic offers a wide range of tax benefits to investors, including tax incentives in the Glazov and Sarapul priority social and economic development areas (PSEDAs); In the last three years, investment projects have received over 2.5 billion rubles from federal development institutes and over 2 billion from regional & municipal development institutes. AmCham members with specific questions to Udmurtia officials and business leaders should contact AmCham Regional Government Relations Manager Polina Chausova as soon as possible at pchausova@amcham.ru or +7-495-961-2141. The event is open to AmCham members only. In order to participate, it is essential to register via the AmCham website. A link and meeting number will be sent in advance to all registered members only.
The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia 
 11.12.20 - 11.12.20  10:00-12:00   AEB Event: Protectionism and Localization Requirements in Russia 
AEB is pleased to invite you to take part in the webinar “PROTECTIONISM AND LOCALIZATION REQUIREMENTS IN RUSSIA”, co-organized jointly by Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce, the AEB North-Western Regional Committee and the AEB Southern regional Committee. The webinar will be held on December 11, 2020 from 10:00 to 12:00 (Moscow time) on MS Teams online platform. All registered participants will receive the link to connect the webinar on the eve of the event. Many foreign manufacturing companies entering the Russian market start facing issues of localization and protectionism measures. The online webinar is devoted to providing guidelines for the foreign companies on localization and participation in state projects, main steps, milestones and decisions the manufacturing companies may face though the localization process in Russia, outlining issues of customs control in the context of government implementation of import substitution policy. Distinguished consultants are invited to lighten the mentioned issues. Also, several European companies that have already localized their production in Russia will share their practical experience. Please click here to register online for this event. For further details, please have a look at the tentative programme of the event. The program is liable to changes upon receipt of final confirmations from the speakers. Contact persons: Programme: Alla Oganesian, alla.oganesian@aebrus.ru, +7 812 458-5800; Programme: Juliana Perederiy, Juliana.Perederiy@aebrus.ru or +7 861 267-3413; Programme: Irina Krasnova, irina.krasnova@spb.svkk.ru or +7 921 796-0338; Registration: Evgeniya Zakharova, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru or +7 495 234-2764 #127.
AEB 
 11.12.20 - 11.12.20  09:30-11:00   AEB Event: Foreign Investors and the COVID-19 Pandemic in Russia 
The AEB is pleased to invite you to an event “THINK GLOBAL, ACT LOCAL. FOREIGN INVESTORS AND THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC IN RUSSIA”. The meeting will take place on Friday, December 11-th, 2020 from 09:30 till 11:00 via zoom. Please click here to register online for this event. For more details, please have a look at the programme of the event in English. This year, the world has faced the terrible coronavirus pandemic, showing both our fragility and the fact that all countries, faced with this dreadful enemy, must constantly deepen cooperation and develop mutual assistance. The fight against COVID-19 is not only the work of doctors, it is our joint effort. The event to which we invite you is intended to show how the AEB member companies, each in their own field of activity, have contributed to this struggle. Among speakers – Marina Zhunich (Google), Patrik Antoni (Ingka Group), Nadezhda Togacheva (Atos Russia), Ekaterina Tchepurina (L’Oreal), Elena Kustova (Michelin) The event will be moderated by Tadzio Schilling, the AEB CEO. Contact persons: Programme: Svetlana Lomidze, Programme,+7 495 234-2764 #122, svetlana.lomidze@aebrus.ru; Registration: Evgeniya Zakharova, AEB Events Coordinator, +7 495 234-2764 #127, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru.
AEB 
 15.12.20 - 15.12.20  10:00-12:00   AEB Webinar: Business Dialogue: Digital Construction in Russia - Results of 2020 
AEB is pleased to invite you to take part in the webinar “Business dialogue: digital construction in Russia - results of 2020”, co-organized by the AEB Real Estate Committee, the Construction and Real Estate Subcommittee of the AEB North-Western Regional Committee and AEB Construction Industry and Building Material Suppliers Committee. The webinar will be held on December 15, 2020 from 10:00 to 12:00. Construction is an impactful industry and like everything impactful, it has to evolve with the needs and demands of the modern-day consumers. The online webinar is devoted to the analysis of the current state and prospects of the development of digital technologies in construction. The distinguished experts from the construction industry will introduce and discuss such fundamental concepts of digital economy, digital production and digital technologies as: BIM and other instruments of the digital construction in Russia. Results of 2020; Application of digital technologies in the management of large-scale construction projects; Construction information classifier of Minstroy of Russia. Application experience; Digital passport of the object: new reality. What is important to know? Please click here to register online for this event. For more details, please have a look at the programme of the event in English. The programme is liable to changes upon receipt of final confirmations from the speakers. Contact persons: Programme: Saida Makhmudova, saida.makhmudova@aebrus.ru, +7 495 234-2764 #151; Programme: Alla Oganesian, alla.oganesian@aebrus.ru, +7 812 458-5800; Registration: Evgeniya Zakharova, evgeniya.zakharova@aebrus.ru or +7 495 234-2764 #127.
AEB 
 15.12.20 - 15.12.20  10:00   AmCham High-Level Speaker Event with the Eurasian Economic Commission 
The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia invites you to participate in an online high-level speaker event "The Protection of Competition in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)" on Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. (MSK). Speaker: Arman Shakkaliyev, Member of the Board – Minister in charge of Competition and Antitrust regulation, Eurasian Economic Commission. [biography]. The following EEC department heads will also participate in the discussion: Aliya Jumabayeva, Director of the Department for Competition and Public Procurement Policy, Eurasian Economic Commission. [biography]. Aleksey Sushkevich, Director of the Department for Antitrust Regulation, Eurasian Economic Commission. [biography]. This event is open to AmCham members only. If you have specific questions for the EEC officials, please send them in advance to AmCham Government Relations Director Igor Sorokin at isorokin@amcham.ru. AmCham members are welcome to join this event online. In order to participate, it is essential to register via the AmCham website. A link and meeting number will be sent in advance to all registered members only.
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