EVENTS CALENDAR

MARCH
3-5 Russian PPP Week 2015
Moscow
11-12 Energy Trading Regulations and Compliance
London,
United Kingdom
17-19 MINEX Central Asia
Astana, Kazakhstan
The 4th Mining and Exploration Forum and Expo “MINEX Central Asia 2015”  aims to unlock immense mineral potential of Kazakhstan and Central Asian region and enhance professional dialogue in technical, regulatory, education and investment aspects of mining and mineral exploration.

With over 450 delegates from 200 local and international companies, over 60 speakers as well as 25 company exhibitors, MINEX Central Asia forum is one of the largest international Mining and Mineral Exploration events organised in Central Asia. The forum’s three day multi-flow program of conference presentations, business networking events and exhibition offers excellent platform for international companies and individuals seeking business, partnership and investment opportunities in Kazakhstan and Central Asia.
23-27 Mines and Money Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Mines and Money Hong Kong is where mining companies from around the world come to raise capital in Asia and meet with investors from Hong Kong and mainland China. With more mines on display and more investors taking part than ever before, Mines and Money Hong Kong 2015 will bring together over 2500 institutional investors, mining entrepreneurs, brokers and investment analysts for five days of high-value networking, investment analysis and deal-making.

To join Asia’s biggest and fastest growing capital raising and investment forum for the mining sector click here and register today.
APRIL
17-19 Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Group
Washington DC,
United States of America
Each Spring, thousands of government officials, the private sector, journalists, civil society representatives, and other interested observers gather in Washington DC for the Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank. At the heart of the gathering are meetings of the IMF's International Monetary and Financial Committee and the joint World Bank-IMF Development Committee, which discuss progress on the work of the IMF and World Bank. Also featured are seminars, regional briefings, press conferences, and many other events focused on the global economy, international development, and the world's financial markets.
18-20 Ukrainian Investment Summit
London,
United Kingdom
As the largest investment gathering for Ukraine worldwide, over eight years the event has been bringing together the elite of Ukrainian business and key government officials to meet with their international counterparts. The Summit provides a truly independent and objective platform for discussing Ukraine’s macroeconomic outlook and for identifying means to improve the investment climate of this major emerging European economy.
21-23 MiningWorld Russia
Moscow, Russia
MININGWORLD RUSSIA, the international exhibition for Mining and Processing of Metals and Minerals, over the last 17 years has gathered together experts from the leading domestic and foreign companies to discover the latest equipment, technologies, achievements and projects.

The exhibition was identified as an "UFI approved event", which is a proof of high quality.
MAY
14-15 EBRD Annual Meeting and Business Forum
Tbilisi,
Georgia
As the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) brings the 2015 Annual Meeting and Business Forum to Georgia, its central theme “Managing in Turbulent Times” is an apt focus in these fast-paced, yet uncertain times. We’ll look at the issues facing the current EBRD countries of operations and cast an eye at the challenges facing our new region; the countries of the southern and eastern Mediterranean.
21-23 VIII Astana Economic Forum
Astana, Kazakhstan
The Seventh Astana Economic Forum (AEF) will be dedicated to the challenges and prospects of world economic development in terms of global transformation. One of the exclusive events of the Forum will be “The Dialogue of Leaders: New financial and economic policy”, where in interactive debates the most prominent figures from economy, business, politics and media will discuss the issues of global development. Among the important events there are also a permanent Conference of Finance Ministers of the CIS countries, as well as the Conference “Existential Crisis of the international financial architecture”, which will focus on countering the regional recessions, as well as development of new mechanisms of financial and economic stability. In total, the agenda of the Forum consists of 35 sessions of different formats with the participation of more than 5000 delegates from 80 countries.
JUNE
18-20 St Petersburg International Economic Forum
St. Petersburg, Russia
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum will once again provide a unique platform to gain a first-hand insight and engage in discussions and debates on issues affecting the global economy, in particular the increasing role that emerging economic powers are playing in shaping regional and global agendas.

SPIEF 2015 will also be of particular interest to global business, government, and media leaders who are concerned with Russian political and economic affairs, with the Forum coming shortly after the newly elected Presidential administration takes office. SPIEF 2015 will provide a unique opportunity to engage with the incoming government as the country takes steps to reinforce its reform agenda in the post-election period.
SEPTEMBER
5-8 XI International Banking Forum Russian Banks - XXII Century
Sochi, Russia
 
17-19 MiningWorld Cenral Asia
Almaty, Kazakhstan
MiningWorld Central Asia Exhibition (UFI Approved Event) is the largest international specialised exhibition for mining and processing of metals and minerals in Kazakhstan and Central Asia, annually uniting leading experts of a mining industry and representing a full spectrum of the equipment, technologies and services for a mining industry.
18-21 XIV International Investment Forum "Sochi-2015"
Sochi, Russia
 
22-26 Mines&Money Australia
Sydney, Australia
Mines and Money Australia returns to the Sydney Conference and Exhibition Centre on 22-26 September 2015, with an enlarged exhibition and a conference agenda featuring more international investment expertise and investment opportunities than any other conference on the East Coast of Australia.
OCTOBER
2-3 KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum
Astana, Kazakhstan
The KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum is the main annual international event of Kazakhstan’s energy sector. Over the course of two days, the heads of government agencies from various countries and the world’s largest multi-national energy corporations, along with world-renowned industry experts share their vision and experience on the key industry issues for Eurasia and the world at large. The KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum – prestigious dialogue platform which unites the energy industry and companies involved.
2-5 KIOGE 2014
Almaty, Kazakhstan
KIOGE is the major exhibition and conference oil and gas event in Kazakhstan and the countries of the Caspian Region. Every year, KIOGE brings together around 600 exhibiting companies from 30 countries of the world and a few thousands of scientists, technologists and managers representing all branches of oil; oil refining; petrochemical; gas industries; oil and petroleum products transportation; as well as ecologists; representatives of humanitarian and social spheres; and governmental agencies.
2-4 MINEX Russia 2014
Moscow, Russia
MINEX Russia Forum is the largest and most prominent Mining and Mineral Exploration event in Russia. It annually brings together over 500 mining professionals, investors and service companies from across Russia, CIS, Europe, Australia, Africa, America and Asia.  Over the years the forum has been visited by more than 3000 mining professionals and investors and created vast knowledge base on “Doing Business in Russian Mining sector” containing over 500 business to business presentations and studies.
NOVEMBER
6-8 Mangystau Oil & Gas
Aktau, Kazakhstan
8th Mangystau Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Exhibition is held in the oil and gas-bearing region of Kazakhstan – the city of Aktau. Around 100 oil producing, service, mechanical engineering and freight companies and equipment suppliers participate in Mangystau Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Exhibition. Regional infrastructure is represented by construction, power and telecommunication companies. 

OilTech Mangystau Conference will be held alongside the Exhibition. Representatives of the leading oil and gas companies and business associations will discuss the problems of development of the offshore oil and gas fields in the Caspian Sea, oil and gas transportation, and new technologies for offshore oil field development. The dynamic development of oil and gas industry of Kazakhstan, ever-increasing interest of investors in Western Kazakhstan, and wide-range development and utilisation of innovative technologies offer new co-operation horizons for local and foreign oil and gas companies.
6-9 WorldFood Kazakhstan 2014
Almaty, Kazakhstan
16th Central-Asian International Exhibition for Food Industry WorldFood Kazakhstan 2014
DECEMBER
1-5 Mines&Money London
London,
United Kingdom
Mines and Money London 2014 will bring together over 3500 investors, financiers, brokers and senior mining executives for Europe’s leading mining investment and capital raising event.

Mines and Money London 2014 will offer delegates an exhibition of 260 globally sourced mining investment opportunities and a conference programme featuring an fascinating selection of leading mining entrepreneurs, fund managers and market analysts. Attracting some of the world’s largest natural resources fund managers, Mines and Money London 2014 offered a deal-making forum few events can match.

Now in its 9th year, Mines and Money London is Europe’s best forum for networking with senior investors, bankers, analysts and mining executives.
3-5 Russian Banking Forum

London,
United Kingdom

Adam Smith Conferences would like to invite you to the 20th anniversary of the Russian Banking Forum. The event will take place on 3-5 December 2014 in London. Join the leading event for Russian and international bankers.

3 DAY STRATEGIC
and concise programme of the 20th anniversary Forum will focus on: Day One: Russia 2014 Report: macroeconomic and banking sector overview (3rd December); Day Two: Banks’ strategies, funding, growth: what, where, how? (4th December); Day Three: Understanding risks in your bank and external business environment (5th December)

View the conference programme here: http://www.adamsmithconferences.com/AS223XPRFWRp