The international conference “The Arctic 2017” will take place in Moscow
16:03 14 февраля 2017
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The second international conference “The Arctic: Shelf Projects and Sustainable Development of the Regions (The Arctic-2017) will take place in Moscow on the 16th and 17th of February. It is being organized by the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas together with the company “System Consulting” and the magazine “Regional energy and energy efficiency” at support of specialized ministries and departments, scientific organizations, branch and public associations.
Also as last year the conference will be dedicated to key issues of socioeconomic development of regions of the Arctic and the Far East; development of the Russian continental shelf; legislative support of fulfillment of projects on the shelf. Besides, the participants will discuss the world experience of geological-prospecting and drilling kinds of work in conditions of the Arctic, creation of favorable investment climate and international cooperation. The agenda includes issues of import substitution, prevention and liquidation of oil spills.
Beside the prospects of fulfillment of oil and gas projects and vectors of development of arctic regions, the participants of the conference will pay attention to environmental security in the Arctic, innovative technological and engineering solutions for arctic projects, education of personnel and youth cooperation in the Arctic and other important issues. The event will include the exhibition for demonstration of high-effective innovative technologies and elaborations, also round tables and sessions. The participants will be suggested to discuss development of energy and housing-communal services in Polar regions, development of telecommunication structure in the Arctic and issues of transport logistics in high latitudes.
Representatives of federal and regional authorities, top managers of large Russian and international oil and gas, energy, machine-building, shipbuilding, transport, servicing and financial companies, experts from leading scientific and research centers, public organizations and branch associations will be among speakers and moderators.