Speak Business project participants visited International Conference “Priorities for Global Economic Governance in the Post-Covid-19 Digital World”
The fifth annual RANEPA conference on the future of global governance was held by the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) on October 7, 2020. It was organized by the by the Center for International Institutions Research (CIIR) with expert support of the G20 Research Group of the University of Toronto, Italian Institute for International Political Studies and BRICS Research Group. The Conference brought together representatives of academic community, think tanks and government structures of the G20 and the BRICS member countries.
The participants discussed the impact of COVID-19 and dramatic digitalization on international cooperation, emerging trends and approaches to digital economy regulation, key global governance institutions’ role in shaping the rules of the game for a new era, as well as the outlook of global governance in the digital world.
In conclusion they put forward several concrete proposals for global digital governance and the G20 cooperation agenda.