The forum, organized by the Association of Russian Banks, is one of the largest and most representative events in the country, it attracts widespread attention from the banking community, financial market regulators, executive and legislative authorities, as well as the media. Every year, the forum brings together over 500 participants.
The heads of the Bank of Russia, federal ministries and agencies, members of the Federation Council and deputies of the State Duma, chief executives of banks and leading financial market companies will traditionally speak at the plenary sessions and round tables of the forum.
Plenary sessions and roundtables on the most burning issues of the financial market development will be held as part of the XIX International Banking Forum in Kazan. Alongside with intensive business program the forum participants will also have a sport, cultural and entertainment program.
Over 600 people took part in the International Banking Forum 2021, which was held in Sochi on September 15-18, both in person and online. Among the speakers at the event were the heads of the Bank of Russia, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Economic Development, the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor), the Federal Financial Monitoring Service, Deposit Insurance Agency, the Federation Council and the State Duma.