25th of June Khreshchatyk, 7/11

Forum 2019

Representatives of business associations, the public and government
agencies together accept Joint Manifesto for the New Ukrainian Industry

About Forum

The first meeting of representatives of industrial business associations and clusters is intended to harmonize and adopt the Industry4Ukraine platform Manifesto. Detailing and discussing the provisions of the document in the context of the requirements to all branches of government – the focus of the forum participants.

The Organizing Committee of the Forum includes the Association of Industrial Automation of Ukraine, the Council of Entrepreneurs at the Cabinet of Ministers, the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ukraine, the Office of Reforms at the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the European Innovation Agency, and the «Ukrpromzovneshekspertiza».

The Forum will be held on June 25, 2019, from 9:30 to 14:00 in the premises of the Business Center СООР-Ukraine (6th floor, hall «Eleven Hall»), Kyiv, Khreshchatyk, 7/11.





Introductory word (Denis Bazylevych, Ivan Kulchytsky)


Panel discussion «How to use the opportunity window of a new political cycle to radically improve the conditions of industrial development in the country?»

The main topics are the results of the 5-year period of work of the government and parliament in creating the proper conditions for doing business and developing the industry; modern challenges of the revival of the manufacturing industry and the growth of exports of industrial goods; how to make industrial policy a top priority of the political agenda; priority strategic and institutional tasks for industrial development for the government and the new parliament.

  • Volodymyr Vlasyuk (Ukrpromzovneshekspertiza)
  • Olena Chipizhko (Federation of Automotive Industry Employers)
  • Igor Burakovsky (Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting)
  • Andrew Zagorodniuk (Discovery Drilling Equipment)
  • Moderator – Ruslan Korzh (Upromex)
  • 11:30

    Coffee break


    Panel discussion «How to ensure the rapid growth of Ukrainian industry through innovation and digital transformation?»

    The main topics are how to accelerate the implementation of the Digital Agenda of Ukraine and the Strategy of Industry 4.0; Prospects of Ukraine in the Global Industry World 4.0; what are the main challenges of digitalization of industrial enterprises; how the innovative ecosystems in Ukraine in the industry are developing – examples of Success Stories.

  • Alexander Yurchak (APAAU)
  • Andriy Biryukov (High Tech Office Ukraine)
  • Andriy Fialkovsky (Progressive-Ukraine)
  • Mykola Veliky (Metinvest Digital)
  • Oleg Shcherbatenko (IT-Enterprise)
  • Ivan Kulchytsky (European Innovation Agency)
  • Moderator – Alexander Yurchak (APAAU)
  • 13:30

    Summing up. The final provisions of the Manifesto.


    Networking. End of the Forum.

    Participation by invitation is free.
    Registration of invited persons: