The representatives of Leningrad region participated in the 14th Partneriat of small and medium-sized business “Saint Petersburg – Russian and foreign regions”.
Director of Economic Development Agency of Leningrad Region, representative of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives in the sphere of “Entrepreneurship and technologies” Anastasia Mikhalchenko told about investors support in Leningrad region during the strategic session “Pandemic year: development of the regions and investment policy”.
In the most difficult moments of 2020 the Administration of the region, the representatives of support institutions stayed in touch with investors 24/7. As the result, the dialogue was transformed into the business club of Leningrad region. Anastasia Mikhalchenko announced its further development and expansion with the inclusion of the business from other regions. Besides, she told about new measures of support for stimulation of investment activity in Leningrad region.
Anastasia Mikhalchenko, as the ASI representative, invited businessmen to suggest initiatives within the forum “Strong Ideas for New Times” and to use such a tool for the exchange of the best practices as Smarteka.
CEO of Industry Development Centre of Leningrad Region Vera Shtokaylo presented the achievements of the regional Export Support Centre which occupied the third place among other regions in the efficiency ranking in 2021.
The programme of the Partneriat, one of the largest economic events in Saint Petersburg, has an applicable nature. The event was carried out online for the viewers, and the participants of the discussion met in a special studio.