The business program of the fourth international forum The Arctic — Territory of Dialogue, to be held in Arkhangelsk on March 29-30, 2017, has been released, according to the Roscongress Foundation.
The program of the forum, whose theme is ‘Man in the Arctic,' features over 40 events, including 32 themed sessions and discussions, two plenary meetings and an expanded meeting of the State Commission on Arctic Development.
The forum will open with a plenary session, ‘The Arctic — Territory of Life,' devoted to constructive cooperation between Arctic nations. The plenary session, ‘Man in the Arctic,' to be held on March 30 will be attended by President Vladimir Putin and highlight Russia's priorities in implementing Arctic projects.
The themed section, ‘Human Capital,' will include discussions on projects to provide the region with human resources, developing comprehensive healthcare and using cutting-edge medical technologies in the Arctic, as well as developing its tourism potential.