I welcome the participants of the XI Moscow International Energy Forum «Russian Fuel and Energy Complex in the XXI century»!
Moscow International Energy Forum «Russian Fuel and Energy Complex in the XXI century» in the course of the last decade remains a one of the largest events, paid the great attention to the regional aspects of the fuel and energy complex development, revealing the peculiarities of the strategic decision of the power sector problems in various regions of Russia. For several years in the framework of the Forum conferences and round tables, dedicated to the strategy of integrated development of the Far East, and this fact distinguishes the Forum among other industry events.
Let me express my confidence that the MIEF-2013 will make a step forward to a more constructive discussion of the issues of Fuel and Energy Complex and outline the ways for cooperation of representatives of business, science, federal, regional and municipal authorities, in order to develop practical recommendations aimed at the growth of the economy in far regions, the developing on the Russian East the economy based on the modern principles of innovative resource development model.
I wish all the participants and guests of the forum fruitful discussions and successful new ventures and well-being!
Minister of the Russian Federation on development of the Far East - Plenipotentiary representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District
Victor I. Ishaev