On June 1, 2017, the Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club and the Roscongress Foundation signed a memorandum of cooperation. The ceremony took place at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
The memorandum was signed by Andrey Bystritskiy, Chairman of the Board of the Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club, and Alexander Stuglev, Director of the Roscognress Foundation.
According to the memorandum, one of the most important objectives of cooperation is mutual consulting, information and expert support on topical issues of the economic and social agenda.
The parties plan to exchange experience, conduct joint projects in Russian regions and foreign countries, and provide analytical information about social and other processes in Russia and the world.