Pre-conference workshops

 

Building on the New Rural Paradigm

 

Chair: Richard Wakeford, Chair, Working Party on Territorial Policy in Rural Areas, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Speakers



OECD Territorial Review: Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Chairs:

  • Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Head of Division, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD
  • Anatoly Tzykalov, Minister of Economics and Regional Development of Krasnoyarsk Krai

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 Dealing with persistent fiscal constraint: the policy challenges in rural areas

 

 Chair: Betty-Ann Bryce, Administrator, Rural and Regional Programme, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Speakers:

Discussant:

  • Gillian Skinner, Director, Regional Development, Department of Innovation, Business and Rural Development, Newfoundland, Canada

  

The Arctic Circle: exploring the economic opportunities and service delivery challenges

 

Chair: Rolf Alter, Director, Public Governance & Territorial Development Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Speakers:

  • Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Senior Research Fellow, NORDREGIO - Nordic Centre for Spatial Development Stockholm, SwedenJohn Bryden, President, International Rural Network, Research Professor, Norwegian Agricultural Economics Research Institute (NILF), Norway - Megatrends in Arctic Development (PDF)
  • Marianne Neraal, Senior Advisor. Office of the Secretary General, Nordic Council of Ministers Copenhagen, Denmark - Nordic Council of Ministers: Arctic issues (PDF)
  • Aleksey Kantorovich, Director of Institute of Geology, Gas and Oil of RAS, Academician of RAS, Doctor of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences, Professor, Novosibirsk , Russia
  • Valeriy Kryukov, Deputy Director of the Institute of Institute of Economics and Industrial Engineering, Editor in Chief of Russian economic magazine ECO, Corresponding Member of RAS, Doctor of Economics - Can Siberia Overcome Resources Curse Syndrome (PDF)
  • Vladimir Pavlenko, Chairman of the Presidium  of Arkhangelsk Scientific Centre of RAS, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Russia
  • William Tompson, Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD