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Chairmen of all Ukrainian Regional Councils will participate in IFIK-2009

пятница, 23 октября 2009

Chairmen of all Ukrainian Regional Councils will participate in the major International Investing Forum IFIK-2009, which will be held on December 8-9, 2009 in Kharkiv.

Chairmen of the Regional Councils, coming to Kharkiv, are interested in the city experience of investments attraction and preparation for Euro-2012.

On the first day of Forum, which is dedicated to presentation of Kharkiv region’s potential and discussion of its most promising investment projects, the Chairmen will take part in the plenary meeting. Besides, they will attend the special section in order to consider the peculiarities of local budgeting for next year and issues of investments’ attraction into the regions.

The IFIK program currently assumes holding of two plenary meetings per day, and several thematic sections. These sections will focus on issues of investments into the real economy, natural resource potential of the region, science and IT-technology (first day), as well as issues related to preparation for Euro 2012: the development of hotels, tourism and medicine, transport and sports infrastructure (second day).

IFIK (International Forum Invest in Kharkiv) is designed as an annual event and to be held in 2009 for the first time.The Forum is organized with the support of DCH Group and Melon Investment Group, and its key point is to position Kharkiv as a city with high investing potential, and to assist regional business in capital raising. Participants of IFIK-2009 are representatives of international financial institutes (EBRD, IFC and others), transnational companies (PricewaterhouseCoopers, DLA Piper and others), large-scale Russian business (Sberbank Rossii, Alfa Capital Partners, Beta Capital Management, IG «Aton» and others). Sponsors and partners of the forum are the leading IT-companies: Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Datagroup, Freshtel. Direct Organizer of the Forum is the consulting company  “Invest in Kharkiv” LLC.

Press service of the Forum

Olga Korol, +38 067 540-37-38, olga@ifik.com.ua