Belt and Road Initiative: A New Pillar in the Russia-China Partnership. Speakers


On September 18, the Valdai Discussion Club and China Public Diplomacy Association (CPDA) will hold a joint conference, titled "Belt and Road Initiative: A New Pillar in Russia-China Partnership.”

  • BYSTRITSKIY Andrey, Chairman of the Board, Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club

  • HU Zhengyue, Vice President, CPDA

  • BORDACHEV Timofey, Programme Director, Valdai Club Foundation

  • AFONTSEV Sergey, Head of the Economic Theory Department at the Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations

  • ZHANG Xiyun, Former Chinese Ambassador to Ukraine

  • RUAN Zongze, Executive Vice President of China Institute of International Studies (CIIS)

  • VOLIN Alexey, Vice Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation

  • ZHOU Mingwei, Former Director-General of China Foreign Languages Publishing Administration

  • SHI Ding, Executive Chief Editor of 

  • BOVT Georgiy, Editor-in-chief, Russkiy magazine

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