The second day of the International economic forum in St. Petersburg began with a race of 5 km has proceeded with the work. Have already made several important statements, and ends with a round table Russia-Italy.
Today forum is very diverse, and it began very early. At 6 a.m. at St. Isaac's Cathedral it was possible to observe a surprising picture: the press Secretary of the President, the head of Sberbank and other famous persons warming up in tracksuits in front of the race in the center of the city.
The organizers are not without reason, decided that sports load will help the participants of the forum to cheer up to inform the discussions and enjoy the atmosphere of St. Petersburg: the race took place on a stunningly beautiful route.
From St. Isaac's square and Nevsky, past the Kazan Cathedral and continue along the Griboyedov canal, past the Savior on spilled Blood, field of Mars, Palace embankment by the Hermitage and Palace square.
German Gref was replaced by a sports suit to a business and held a business Breakfast Sberbank - event, unlike race, for the traditional forum. Theme was formulated as "Life after oil". Oil supercycle, thanks to which the countries-exporters of raw materials were able to accumulate reserves over. An important aspect of alternative sources, "green" energy.
Breakfast was still going on, when in the pavilion of Italy began round table "Made with Italy". This country is a honorary guest of the forum. Despite the sanctions, the business was able to build a new model of partnership. For example, in Kemerovo will soon have a joint plant for the production of fertilizers. Today the forum will be Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi, he will hold talks with Vladimir Putin.
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