09:50 – 10:00 Opening of the 20th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club (LIVE)
10:00 – 11:00 Presentation of the Valdai Discussion Club’s Annual Report (LIVE)
11:30 – 13:30 Session 1. A World Beyond Hegemony: BRICS as a Prototype of a New International Architecture (LIVE)
14:30 – 16:00 Session 2. The Role of Nuclear Weapons and the Danger of Nuclear War
16:30 – 18:00 Meeting with top members of the executive and legislative authorities of the Russian Federation
19:30 – 21:00 Session 3. Food Security: What Russia Can and Is Ready to Give the World
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The 20th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club, titled “Fair Multipolarity: How to Ensure Security and Development for Everyone” will be held in Sochi on October 2–5, 2023. The meeting will be attended by 140 experts, politicians and diplomats from 42 countries throughout Eurasia, Africa, North and South America. Over the four days of the Valdai Club Annual Meeting, 17 sessions will be held, and some of them will be broadcast live on our website.