Panel discussion "What Will Be the Society of the Future?" List of Speakers

On March 15, 2017, The Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) in cooperation with the Valdai Discussion Club will hold a panel discussion, titled ""What will be the society of the future?", in the framework of the VII Sociological Grushin Conference.


• Valery Fedorov, General Director of VtSIOM
• Igor Zadorin - Director General of ZIRCON Research Group
• Alexey Firsov, Director of Communications, RUSNANO
• Denis Terekhov - Managing Partner of the "Social Networks" Agency 
• Dmitry Ivanov, Doctor of Sociology, Professor at the Department of Theory and History of Sociology, St. Petersburg State University (SPSU)


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

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