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Mongolia Economic Forum

    Organizing the Economic Forum in Mongolia is important for both foreign and domestic entrepreneurs. It has a special significance to organize discussions and make a policy recommendation among policy makers, entrepreneurs and scientists on development issues. The Forum will include representatives from National policy makers which include the Government Cabinet, State Parliament, Presidential Office, Governors of Provinces as well as representatives from the business sector, academics, civil society and the media. This forum will highly focus on conducting open and transparent sessions and disseminating information about the forum by broadcasting on public television, the internet and the mass media. It also organizes press conferences, which include reputable guests, as well as convey information about the Conference on major international and Mongolian media.

100+
Specialists
1000+
Participants
50+
Media
Speakers

Guest of Honor



Battulga Kh.

President of Mongolia

Khurelsukh U.

Prime Minister of Mongolia

Arnaud Soirat

Chief executive, Copper & Diamonds
Rio Tinto

Christine Zhenwei Qiang

Manager, Investment Climate Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice, World Bank Group (Washington DC)

Batbayar B.

Writer, Politician

Curator of forum



Lkhagva E.
Curator of forum

Investigative journalist and head of news and current issue department at MongolTV

Plenary session

1. Mongolia’s Integrated Policy on Investment and Programs to be Implemented



Ganzorig Vanchig
Moderator

Chairman of the board at Bat Solution Partners

Bulgantuya Khurelbaatar

Deputy Finance Minister of Mongolia

Christine Zhenwei Qiang

Manager, Investment Climate Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice, World Bank Group (Washington DC)

Beate Trankmann

United Nations Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme Resident Representative, Mongolia

Bayarsaikahan B.

Chairman of the National Development Agency

Batbayar B.

CEO of Development bank

Yolanda Fernandez Lommen

Asian Development Bank Resident Representative in Mongolia

Erdenebat Tseveendorj

Economic And Industrial Policy Advisor to President

2. Development Model of Mongolia



Amarjargal Rinchinnyam
Moderator

General Director of “Global” Research Institution of University of Finance and Economy of Mongolia

Enkhtaivan L.

Head of the Science Council at the National Development Agency of Mongolia

Terbishdagva Dendev

Parliament member of Mongolia

Bakei Agipar

Member of the Science Council of the National Development Agency of Mongolia

Dorj Tuvd

Member of the National Development Agency of Mongolia

Enkh-Amgalan Luvsantseren

Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of Mongolia

Demberel Sambuu

Director of the Economic research and training institute at the Mongolbank

Tsogtgerel B.

Vice minister of the Road and Transport Development of Mongolia

Open Discussion

1. Dialogue and Cooperation between the Public and Private Sector



Munkhsoyol Baatarjav
Moderator

CEO, Institute for National Strategy

Gombojav Zandanshatar

Chief Cabinet Secretary

Bold Luvsanvandan

Member of Parliament, DP, the Former Defense and Foreign Minister of Mongolia

Xavier Forneris

Senior Investment Policy Officer, Investment Climate Unit of the Macro economics, Trade and Investment Global Practice of the World Bank Group

Lkhagvajav Baatarjav

President and Chairman of the Board of Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry Brief

Armando Torres

Chief Executive Officer
Oyu Tolgoi LLC

Steve Potter

Chairman of Amcham

2. The Fourth Industrial Revolution



Uuganbayar Badamsuren
Moderator

General Director of Interactive LLC

Enkhbayar Jadamba

Parliament member

Enkhbat D.

Unitel LLC, CEO

Calvin Cheng

Founder and CEO, ABCC Crypto Exchange

Rishi Madhok

CEO, Co-Founder, BitMED

Chinbat Baatarjav

Chairman of Communications and Information Technology Authority of Mongolia

Sub-sessions

1. The Present and Future of the Financial and Capital Market



Bilguun Ankhbayar
Moderator

Chairman of the board for Mongolian National Mining Association

Bulgantuya Khurelbaatar

Deputy Finance Minister of Mongolia

Davaasuren Sodnomdarjaa

Chairman at the Financial Regulatory Commission of Mongolia

Altai Khangai

Mongolian Stock Exchange (MSE) CEO

Ajay Roa

Project Finance Specialist at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Neil Saker

IMF Resident Representative in Mongolia

Javkhlan Bold

Parliament member

2. Responsible Mining and Accessible Growth



Munkhdul B.
Moderator

Founder of the Cover Mongolia Company

Sumiyabazar Dolgorsuren

Member of Mongolian Parliament, Cabinet member and Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry

Badamsuren Khookhor

Honored worker of industry of Mongolia Doctor of Technical Science

Munkhbat Chuluun

President And Executive Director, Southgobi Sands LLC

Gankhuu Purevjav

CEO, Erdene Mongol LLC

Tulgat M.

Khishig Arvin Industrial LLC, COO

3. Tourism and Air Transportation



Bolortuya Chuluunbaatar
Moderator

Editor-in-Chief iKon.mn

Bat-Erdene Jadamba

Member of Parliament, Minister of Road and Transport development

Tserenbat Namsrai

Member of Parliament, Minister of Environment and Tourism

Battur Davaakhuu

President and CEO of “MIAT Mongolian Airlines”

Б.Индра

Head of National Tourism Organization

Batbold Otgonbayar

Deputy Head of Program, Senior Advisor on Sustainable Development, GIZ Integrated Mineral Resource Initiative

4. Mega Projects and State Owned Companies: Good Governance and Privatization Policy



Ulziibayar Bold
Moderator

Mongolian Securities Dealers Association

Gantulga T.

Deputy Energy Minister

Nyam-Osor Ts.

Head of State Property Policy and Coordination Department

Odbayar Odonchimed

Chief Business Development Officer, Erdenes Mongol LLC

Ankhbaatar B.

CEO of Mongol Post JSC

Naranbaatar L.

Mining engineer and economist, member of australian institute of mining and metallurgy

5. Our Values, Ethics and Social Consensus



Ganzorig Vanchig
Moderator

Chairman of the board at Bat Solution Partners

Gavju Nyamsambuu Dendev

Buddhist philosopher

Oyunchimeg Munkhoo

Parliament member, Chair of Standing Committee

Batsugar Ts.

CEO of Research Institute of IRIM

Bat-Erdene B.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet Secretariat

Zorigt M.

Head of Munkhchuluun Foundation

Ulambayar D.

Mongolian best cultural worker

6. Ulaanbaatar City Economy and Investment



Batjav Batkhuyag
Moderator

President of the Union of Mongolian Architects Board Member of Green Building Council

Bayarkhuu Purvee

Deputy Governor of Capital City in charge of Insfrastructure and Ger district development

Ankhmaa Shijirbaatar

Representative of Ulaanbaatar City Council, Head of social development project-Deputy Governor of Capital city.

Onchinsuren Dendevsambuu

CEO of the Ulaanbaatar Chamber of Commerce

Sod-Erdene Servuud

CEO of Ulaanbaatar development corporation JSC

Odsuren Badarch

General Director “Time construction”, General Director Metro Development Group

Gunbold B.

Director of Urban development and Land affairs department of Ministry of Construction and Urban development

Zolboo B.

Chief Investment Officer of Ard Holdings

7. Regional Economic Development and Decentralization Policy



Jargalsaikhan Dambadarjaa
Moderator

Publisher, economist and executive director of the De facto Institute

Togtokhsuren Dulamdorj

Parliament member

Erdenebat Dondogdorj

Parliament member

Batjargal Jigjid

Governor of the Central province

Tudev Enebish

Deputy Head of Regional Development Support Center of Mongolia, Regional Reseacher

Battuvshin Gurbazar

MUST Professor of Business School, Phd

8. Human Development: From Welfare to Productivity



Bolor-Erdene Bazarsuren
Moderator

Founder of Trends.mn, journalist

Chinzorig Sodnom

Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, Minister

Ganhuyag Chuluun

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ard Financial Group

James Anderson

World Bank, Country Manager for Mongolia

Altantsetseg Batchuluun

Assistant professor, Department of Economics, National University of Mongolia

Ganbaatar Khuyag

Mongolian Employers’ Federation (MONEF) Vice president/Executive director

9. Branding of Mongolia



Bayarkhuu Ganjav
Moderator

CEO, Bat Solution Partners LLC

Battsetseg Batmunkh

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia

Demberel Ninj

Chairman of the Secretariat, National Brand Policy Council, Chairman of the Political Policy Department, Mongolian People's Party

Batgerel B.

Bum-Erdene Dulam

“MMCG” national research company, Founder&CEO

Erdenebileg Tseveenjav

CEO, APU Joint Stock Company

Altanbagana Shiituu

Mongolian Marketing Association CEO

10. Agricultural Development and Investment



Tsend Tsend-Ayush
Moderator

General producer of Mongolian news channel at Mongolian National Public Television

Battulga Kh.

President of Mongolia

Saule Janimkhan

Vice Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry

Bayarsukh Noov

Director of Plant and crop farming institutes in Darkhan–Uul Province

Dan Nicholls

Investment Promotion and Policy Consultant, World Bank Group

Gantulga Bulgan

Chief Executive Officer of “SUU” LLC

Enkhjargal Danzanbaljir

International Financial Consultant

11. Digital Transformation and Blockchain



Enkhbolor Gantulga
Moderator

Advisor to the World Bank

Uchral Nyam-Osor

Parliament member

Tumennast Erdenebold

Post-Doctoral researcher of KAIST

Bilegdemberel Badamdorj

Director of Information technology policy planning department of Communications and Information Technology Authority (CITA), Government of Mongolia

Chris Sheldrick

What3words co-founder

Calvin Cheng

Founder and CEO, ABCC Crypto Exchange

Battamir Adilbish

Chairman of the board, iTools JSC | CTO, ICT Group| Vice president, Mongolian Software Industry Association (MOSA)

Gene T. Kim

Chief Investment Officer of G0DZI11A Capital Partners, Chief Executive Officer of Bamboo Technologies

12. Responsible and Responsive Leadership



Undral Amarsaikhan
Moderator

FOUNDER OF UNREAD.TODAY

Oyun-Erdene Luvsannamsrai

Parliament member

Undraa Agvaanluvsan

Parliament member

Altanbagana Shiituu

President of Mongolian Marketing Association

Gantumur Lingov

Chief Executive Officer of MCS Holding LLC

Tsolmon Bayaraa

Executive Director of the Zorig Foundation







More speakers will be involved.
Agenda
Mongolia Economic Forum 2018



DAY – 1, MAY 21st, 2018
08:00 - 09:00
Registration
09:00 - 09:10
Opening remarks: HE Khurelsukh.U, Prime Minister of Mongolia
09:10 - 09:25
Greetings from HE Enkhbold.M, Chairman of the Parliament of Mongolia
09:25 - 09:40
Guest of Honor Speech: Investment Policy: Global Trends and a New Path for Mongolia (Christine Qiang, Manager of Investment Climate, Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice, World Bank Group)
09:40 - 11:10
Plenary session Topic: Mongolia’s Integrated Policy on Investment and Programs to be Implemented
11:10 - 11:25
Coffee Break
11:25 - 12:30
Open DiscussionTopic: Dialogue and Cooperation between the Public and Private Sector
12:00 - 13:30
Lunch break(Closed meeting between the Prime Minister of Mongolia and representatives of supporters of the forum and foreign investors)
13:30 - 15:00
Sub-sessions
  • SS 1: The Present and Future of the Financial and Capital Market (A Hall)
  • SS 2: Responsible Mining and Accessible Growth (Grand Hall)
  • SS 3: Tourism and Air Transportation (B Hall)
15:00 - 15:15
Coffee Break
15:15 - 16:45
Sub-sessions
  • SS 4: Mega Projects and State Owned Companies: Good Governance and Privatization Policy (Grand Hall)
  • SS 5: Our Values, Ethics and Social Consensus (A Hall)
  • SS 6: Ulaanbaatar City Economy and Investment (B Hall)
16:45 - 17:30
Plenary Session Topic: Overview of the Day
18:00 - 21:00
Reception hosted by
HE Khurelsukh.U, Prime Minister
of Mongolia
DAY – 2, MAY 22nd, 2018
08:00 - 09:00
Registration
09:00 - 09:15
Opening Remarks: HE Battulga.Kh, President of Mongolia
09:15 - 09:40
Guest of Honor Lecture: Partnering for Success (Arnaud Soirat, Rio Tinto)
09:40 - 10:00
Lecture by Baabar
10:00 - 11:30
Plenary Session Topic: Development Model of Mongolia
11:30 - 11:45
Coffee Break
11:45 - 13:15
Sub-sessions
  • SS 7: Regional Economic Development and Decentralization Policy (A Hall)
  • SS 8: Human Development: From Welfare to Productivity (Grand Hall)
  • SS 9: Branding of Mongolia (B Hall)
13:15 - 14:00
Lunch Break Closed meeting between the Chief Cabinet Secretary, province governors and representatives of the private sector
14:00 - 15:00
Open Discussion Topic: The Fourth Industrial Revolution
15:00 - 15:15
Coffee Break
15:15 - 16:45
Sub-sessions
  • SS 10: Agricultural Development and Investment (A Hall)
  • SS 11: Digital Transformation and Blockchain (Grand Hall)
  • SS 12: Responsible and Responsive Leadership (B Hall)
16:45 - 17:30
Plenary Session: Topic: Overview of the Day
17:30 - 17:45
Signing Ceremony of Investment and Cooperation Agreement and Memorandum of Understanding
17:45 - 18:15
Concluding Remarks: HE Khurelsukh.U, Prime Minister of Mongolia
18:30 - 21:00
Reception hosted by
HE Battulga.Kh, the President
of Mongolia

REGISTRATION

The registration will close on May 18 6pm

Entrance Fee - Per Person 300.000 MNT

May 21st – 22nd, 2018

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Entrance Fee - 2 Person 500.000 MNT

May 21st – 22nd, 2018

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Invited
Participants

May 21st – 22nd, 2018


Member Organizations

May 21st – 22nd, 2018

  • CEO Club, UBCC, Amcham, BCM, Mongolian Mining association, AustChaum
About Us
 The conference will be held in a variety of ways, including plenary session, sub sessions, company presentations, company consultation meetings, investor project presentations, a working group meeting and bilateral meetings. The forum will include a consolidated summary of policy recommendations and key policy recommendations. Moving forward, the Mongolia Economic Forum NGO will organize this event on every month of February every year.

Mongolia Economic Forum NGO will be a non-governmental organization independent from any political force which fulfills the multi-stakeholder participation mandate as well as organizing annual forums and open discussions at all levels.
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