Valdai Club Session at the 18th Doha Forum. Speakers
Doha, Qatar

This year, the Valdai Discussion Club will for the first time take part in the business programme of the 18th Doha Forum. On December 16, at 10:45, the Club will hold its own session, titled “Russia's Evolving Global Role.”


Vitaly Naumkin, Scientific Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Andrey Kortunov, Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC)

Fahd bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar to the Russian Federation.


Timofei Bordachev, Programme director of the Valdai Discussion Club, Director of the Centre for Comprehensive European and International Studies (CCEIS) at the Moscow-based Higher School of Economics.