In the 1st Expo - Congress “BUSINESS FOR SMART CITIES” took part 140 speakers from 30 countries, including:
  • 26 representatives of international organizations (EBRD, IFC,  Global Infrastructure Hub, UNECE, HABITAT, UN Global Compact),
  • 49 representatives of public authorities,
  • 65 representatives of private business.
Detailed information about the speakers of the 1st  Expo - Congress could  be found using the link.
In the framework of the 2nd Expo - Congress “BUSINESS FOR SMART CITIES” is is planned to invite international experts, regional leaders and heads of start-ups and multinational companies, the most successful projects and solutions for Smart Cities.

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Ivan Plachkov
Co-owner of the Colonist Winery, Chairman of All-Ukrainian Energy Assembly

Born on November 23, 1957 in the village Krynychne (Odessa region).

In 1980 he graduated from the Odessa Polytechnic Institute with a specialization of heat engineer. Candidate of Technical Sciences.

He was the Minister of Energy of Ukraine (February 24, 1999 - December 30, 1999), the Minister of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine (February 4, 2005 - August 4, 2006), and the Head of Odessa Regional State Administration.

In 2005 he founded the Colonist winery (Krynychne village, Odesa region). He also now heads the All-Ukrainian Energy Assembly.

Honored Energy Engineer of Ukraine (1996), laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and technology (1999), cavalier of the Order of Merit of the 3rd garde (2004), Cavalier of the Order of Grand Duke Vladimir IV., Cavalier of the Order of Madara Horseman (Bulgaria). He was elected a deputy of the Kyiv City Council of three convocations. Married, has three children.

April 22-24, 2020
Venue & contact
Congress and Exhibition Center "PARKOVY"
Park Road 16a, Kyiv,
Ukraine, 02000 
Ukrainian Division of BSC
+380 44 286 36 63
+380 44 286 34 63

International Division of BSC
+34 93 506 69 63