USRBC is pleased to announce that Alexey L. Kudrin, Chairman of the Committee for Citizens' Initiatives and former RF Minister of Finance and Deputy Prime Minister, will deliver the keynote address at the USRBC's Gala Dinner on October 14, 2014 at Gotham Hall in New York. The Gala Dinner is the kick-off event for the USRBC's 2014 Annual Meeting "The New Economic Reality of Today's Russia," which will take place at the Grand Hyatt New York on October 15.
Alexey L. Kudrin helped to found the Committee for Citizens' Initiatives and has served as its Chairman since 2012. Among his various posts, he is a member of the Presidium of the Presidential Economic Council, Deputy Chairman of Sberbank's Supervisory Council and Chairman of the Moscow Exchange. Prior to his private sector work, Mr. Kudrin served as Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation from 2000 to 2011 and as Deputy Prime Minister from 2000 to 2004 and 2007 to 2011. He was widely regarded as one of the premier finance ministers in Europe during his time in office. Mr. Kudrin briefly served as First Deputy Minister of Finance in 1999 before his appointment as Minister in 2000. He worked as First Deputy General Director of RAO UES in 1999 after having served for the first time as First Deputy Minister of Finance from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Kudrin holds a degree in Economics from Leningrad State University and a graduate degree from the USSR Institute of Economics.
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The business sessions of the Annual Meeting will take place at the Grand Hyatt New York. The Council has reserved a room block for Annual Meeting registrants, with rooms starting at $389 per night (plus tax). To reserve a room in the USRBC room block, call the hotel at 1-888-421-1442 and refer to the group meeting name, "U.S.-Russia Business Council Annual Meeting." Please note that the room block expires September 15, 2014.
GALA DINNER VENUE
Gotham Hall's Grand Ballroom
New York, NY
ANNUAL MEETING VENUE
Grand Hyatt New York
109 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017
Annual Meeting and Gala Dinner: $1495
Gala Dinner Only: $500
Annual Meeting and Gala Dinner: $1995
Gala Dinner Only: $800
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