The event was held in the North-West branch of the Russian-German chamber of Commerce. It was attended by the Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Sergey Movchan, as well as representatives of the Committee on industrial policy and innovation of St. Petersburg, the investment Committee of St. Petersburg, the Committee on external relations of St. Petersburg. On the German side, the meeting was attended by Christian Altmann, Director of the Russian-German chamber of Commerce of the North-West branch, Ute Katch-Egli, Deputy Consul General, and representatives of German companies operating in St. Petersburg. Opening the meeting, Christian Altmann is invited to speak on the subject of investments. He drew attention to the fact that this issue – investments, their safety, is of most concern to German companies operating in Russia.
Representatives of the German business, who participated in the meeting, were interested in issues related to the development of Pulkovo airport, the functioning of the Special economic zone of St. Petersburg, support of investment projects, the Fund to support the industry of St. Petersburg. Sergey Movchan invited German companies to take part in the St. Petersburg international innovation forum, which will be held in November. He also invited the participants of the Russian-German chamber of Commerce to visit the Technopark of St. Petersburg and the Special economic zone of St. Petersburg, to get acquainted with the activities of the companies working there