The USRCC invites you to attend the
 8th Invest in Russia Regions Business Conference: 
The Republic of Tatarstan with 
the President of the Republic of Tatarstan
Hon. Rustam Minnikhanov and the Tatarstan Business Delegation
When: Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: St. Regis Hotel, Astor Ballroom,
1919 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, TX 77027
*Tatarstan Business Delegation is available for the B2B meetings in the following industries: 
Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Technology, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Bio and Nanotechnologies, IT, Aviation and Machinery/Aerospace, Municipal Government Operation, Small and Medium Enterprises.
*Please contact the USRCC for more information.
Tatarstan is one of the most dynamically developing regions of Russia. Tatarstan ranked number 1 in Russia’s national rating for doing business in 2015, 2016 and 2017, it is on the 7th place within Russian regions in GDP, on the 4th place in Investments, on the 5th place in Industrial production, on the 6th place in Construction and on the 3rd place in Agriculture. More than 36 million metric tonnes of crude oil was produced in 2018.
Tatarstan is the only one region of Russia which has two Special Economic Zones with the numbers of federal and regional incentives: the biggest and most efficient SEZ in Russia «Alabuga» for industrial production and SEZ «Innopolis» for high technology. The establishment of the third Federal SEZ «Sviyaga» for transportation and logistics is under consideration.
Such US-based industrial companies as Ford, 3M, General Electric, Cummins, Medtronic, Federal Mogul, Armstrong, Univation Technologies, East Balt, Cisco, Ecolab, EControls and number of companies operating in advisory service, hospitality sector, in education and IT sector successfully doing business in Tatarstan. Since 2015 another two companies from the US have become the industrial residents of Tatarstan – Allied Mineral Products (Ohio) and Advenira Enterprises (California).
Tatarstan is the only region of Russia which has a permanently acting Trade representation in the USA, based in Washington, DC. 
Rustam Minnikhanov graduated from Kazan Agricultural Institute in 1978 as mechanical engineer and from Correspondence Institute of Soviet Trade (Moscow) as a commodity expert in 1986. He is a doctor of economic sciences. Full bio is available here.
USRCC Members – $25/Non-Members – $50
*Please note: Refunds will not be issued after May 12, 2019
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
The U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce
2900 Wilcrest Drive, Suite 133, Houston, TX 77042
Phone: 713.429.4680