The Holmes Report
Regional Partner

Leadership Dialogue Conference – a meeting point for media and communications experts to share experiences and their vision of leadership as well as building industry future agenda.

This year, the first two days of the conference will be dedicated to public defenсe of Eventiada Awards 2017 finalists represented by youth, school and college students, companies, state organizations and public institutions of the respective region.

Both second and third conference days will include plenary discussions and roundtables aimed at outlining influential trends and disruptive factors transforming media, communications and leadership.

The Conference will be concluded with Eventiada Awards, IPRA GWA Regional Partner in Russia and CIS, Gala ceremony to celebrate best communication projects in 25 categories.

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Programme

16.11.2017

Leadership Dialogue Forum Strategic Sessions

  • 13:00 - 13:30 – Registration of Strategic session participants
  • 13:30 - 14:30 – Ethics in communications in Russia and across the world: before, now and after. Global outlook by The Holmes Report, learnings from Bell Pottinger case. The Russian Academy of Public Relations (RAPR) arbitration. Program of ethical guidelines for young communication professionals.

    Speakers:

    •    Elena Fadeeva, founder and general director of FleishmanHillard Vanguard (moderator)

    •    Paul Holmes, founder and chair, The Holmes Group

    •    Vitaly Rasnitsyn, president, The Russian Academy of Public Relations (RAPR)

    •    Sergey Zverev, president, Association of Consultancies in the field of public relations (AKOS), general director, CROS

    •    Sergey Trofimenko, senior partner and general director, Point Passat  

    •    Daria Topilskaya, Director of communications and information policy department, LocoTech

    •    Maria Vakhmistrova, Press-secretary at Sberbank Leasing
  • 14:30 - 15:30 – Building reputation – integration of tools, channels and audiences. Public and social projects, corporations and brands.

    Speakers:

    •    Vadim Kovalev, first deputy executive director, Russian Managers Association (moderator)

    •    Bart de Vries, president, International public relations association

    •    Svetlana Stavreva, head of external relations, global technology services, IBM Europe

    •    Anne-Gret Iturriaga Abarzua, head of communications, INEOS, Germany

    •    Ilya Politkovsky, head of external relations, YUM! Brands Russia

    •    Anna Kozlovskaya. Vice-President for external relations and communications, High Growth European Markets at Mastercard

    •    Aksinya Nesterova, Press service Head at Fund for new education development forms

    •    Vladimir Rusanov, Press-office Head, DIXY Group

    •    Yulia Ganina, Head of corporate communications and charity at MegaFon

    •    Konstantin Tyurkin, Head of press-service at Rosseti

    •    Alexander Vikhrov, Member of The Board of Directors at Imperial porcelain factory

Leadership Dialogue Forum Panel Sessions

  • 16:00 - 16:05 – Alexey Safronov, president of the Leadership Dialogue Forum, general director of Orta Communications Group Panel session opening. Presenting the results of the Future Outlook Research on leadership and trends in communications in Eastern Europe
  • 16:05 - 16:20 – Paul Holmes, founder and chair of The Holmes Group The future of communications, trends and forecasts
  • 16:20 - 17:00 – Plenary session Post-Language Speakers:

    •    Sergey Skripnikov, deputy director for communications, The Internet Initiatives Development Fund (IIDF) (moderator)

    •    Paul Holmes, founder and chair of The Holmes Group

    •    Anna Kostikova, candidate of Philosophy, scientific director of the Department of Public Relations of the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University

    •    Vladimir Torin, director of public relations and communications department, Eurochem, author of the Russian bestseller Amalgama

    •    Anna Kostikova, сandidate of Philosophy, scientific director of the Department of Public Relations of the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University
  • 17:00 - 18:00 – Plenary session Post-Leadership Speakers:

    •    Alexander Tsypkin, writer (moderator)

    •    Natalya Pochinok, rector, the Russian State Social University (RSSU)

    •    Anton Nazarov, chief press officer – head of department, Inter RAO

    •    Alexey Smertin, representative of the Football Union of Russia

    •    Ani Aslanyan, founder of Telegram channel "All about the blockchain", member of the Expert Council on Economic Development of the New Technological Generation of the State Duma of the Russian Federation

    •    Igor Didenko, deputy chairman of the board of directors, Arguments of the Week Publishing House, Member of the International Union of Economists

    •    Nikita Kolobanov, graduate, Mass Media Institute at Moscow State Art and Cultural University,  advertising and public relations speciality, youtube-producer

Eventiada IPRA GWA Gala ceremony

Speakers

Paul Holmes

Founder and chair of The Holmes Group

Vadim Kovalev

First Deputy Executive Director, Russian Managers Association

Bart de Vries

President of the International Public Relations Association (IPRA)

Natalya Pochinok

Rector of the Russian State Social University (RSSU)

Alexander Tsypkin

Expert in Strategic PR, Writer

Alexander Vikhrov

Executive director of public relations of the financial corporation "Uralsib"

Aksinya Nesterova

Head of press service, Fund for new education development forms

Vladimir Rusanov

Head of PR, Dixy Group

Yulia Ganina

Head of Corporate Communications and Charity, MegaFon

Alexey Safronov

President of Leadership Dialogue Forum

Vitaliy Rasnitsyn

President of RAPR

Sergey Zverev

President of ICCO, President of CROS

Sergey Trofimenko

Senior Partner and CEO, Point Passat

Anna Kostikova

Candidate of Philosophy, scientific director of the Department of Public Relations of the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University

Konstantin Tyurkin

Head of the press service, PJSC Rosseti

Daria Topilskaya

Director of the Department of Communications and Information Policy, LokoTech

Aleksey Smertin

Former player of FC Chelsea and captain of Russian national team, ambassador of FIFA World Cup 2018

Vladimir Torin

Director of public relations and communications department, Eurochem, author of the Russian bestseller Amalgama

Nikita Kolobanov

Graduate of MSIC MCAA on the specialty of Advertising and Public Relations, youtube-producer

Sergey Skripnikov

Deputy Director for Communications of IIDF

Anton Nazarov

Chief Press Officer – Head of Department, Inter RAO, member of the board of directors of PJSC "Mosenergosbyt"

Igor Didenko

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Publishing House "Arguments of the Week", Member of the International Union of Economists

Dr. Anne-Gret Iturriaga Abarzua

Head of communications, INEOS in Cologne, Germany

Svetlana Stavreva

Head of External Relations, Global Technology Services, IBM Europe

Ilya Politkovskiy

External communications Director YUM! Brands Russia