Conference program

  • November 18: Day 1

Registration, welcome coffee

15.00 – 17.00

Round table by Skolkovo Moscow School of Management “Financial market of the future: trends and abilities”

  • Financial market atlas: the present and the future of the financial services
  • The background and strategic scenarios for the development of the financial services
  • The role of startups
  • Perspective talents and abilities
  • What and how to learn?

Coffee break


Seminar «I can make you rich!» *. Speaker: Paul McKenna

* admission by ticket only
November 19: Day 2

Registration, welcome coffee

10.00 – 11.00

Key-note speech by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi, CEO Foresight and Economic Advisor Burgan Bank

11.00 – 13.00

Session 1: Global Economy and Russia: Roles, Opportunities, Participants

  • 2015: results, targets, directions. Attitude to Russia and attitudes in Russia: the impact of sanctions and ruble devaluation on the relations of the main financial market participants; members and their main targets; the opportunities of Russian economy and Russian investors in the nearest future
  • Financial market infrastructure: for native people or for all? Suitability of Russian financial market infrastructure for internal investment; the role of foreign investors in building the infrastructure – the third way?
  • Trends of global financial market development. Global deoffshorization, supranational business and control of capital flows; derivative products and web currency; changes of principles for regulation

Moderator - Mikael Gorsky, CEO, Publisher Olympus Business Publishers



Lunch time

14.00 – 16.00

Session 2: New market instruments and technologies

  • Opportunities for investments – how to make a profit. What investments were profitable last year, what were the facts worthy of being noted last year and what needs attention in future;
  • countries of perspective investments;
  • currencies perspective for investment
  • Algofunds
  • Currency instruments
  • Robots
  • Infrastructure investments
  • New countries – new instruments

Moderator – Olga Suslova, Google Russia


16.00 – 17.00

Presentation by Dr Constantin Gurdgiev, Professor of Finance, Trinity College, Dublin, co-Founder and Director of the Irish Mortgage Holders Organization, Ltd


17.30 Coffee break

17.30 – 18.30

Interactive session on relevant topics (two minutes for each topic)


  • The dynamics of oil cost: what awaits us in the next year?
  • Prospects for the ruble in 2016. Dollar against Euro. What is reliable for investing?
  • The question of sanctions: what is the effect? Can they be mitigated or withdrawaled?
  • Geopolitical risks in the economy: where the fire can appear and what can extinguish it.
  • What is the fate of gold? Will it be bought during the currency wars?
  • Blokcheyn, Bitcoin, and the existing financial system: what coexistence is effective?

Moderator – Dzmitry Dryhaila, Vice President of TeleTrade