Intercomp «Business Practice» conference

Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow
4, Neglinnaya street


Intercomp is pleased to invite you to “Business Practice”, a conference dedicated to practical and challenging management, financial and HR-administration issues in Russia, a place to exchange experience and expand professional networks.

Every year, we gather around 100 leading CEOs, CFOs and HRDs representing small and medium businesses, large Russian and international companies. Top-managers from retail, production, pharmaceuticals, oil&gas and banking industries are among the event participants.

This conference is a great place to find out about the approaches of other market players, as well as challenges they face. Participation is free. Pre-registration is required.


  • 9:00 – 9:30
    Welcome coffee
  • 9:30 – 10:00
    How to structure new businesses in the ever-changing conditions
    Ilya Panteleev, general director, Intercomp
    What tools help being successful in an ever-changing environment? How to stay sharp for a strong company? How to manage a company when development strategies become irrelevant within six months?
  • 10:00 – 10:30
    Master class on how to raise the effectiveness of budgeting
    Stanislav Skakun, Head Finance, Intercomp
    How to speed up budgeting and increase its accuracy without unnecessary labor and financial costs? We will tell you how to do just that in this master class. We will consider staff budgeting as an example.
  • 10:30 – 10:45
    Salary review: Results of the first half of 2017, forecasts and budgeting recommendations for 2018
    Oksana Oleksyuk, Head of Business Development, Intercomp
    Which professions have seen the highest salary increase and why? What trends should be taken into account for staff budgeting in 2018? Food for thoughts, conclusions, and recommendations based a quarterly salary review conducted by Intercomp.
  • 10:45 – 11:15
    Social insurance contributions: additional ways to protect taxpayer rights in case of transfer of false information by the Pension Fund of Russia
    Viktor Kanarev, Legal Director, Intercomp
    Tax authorities have been in charge of the administration of social insurance contributions only since January 01, 2017. Such administration was previously handled by the Pension Fund of Russia which has been transferring inaccurate information about taxpayers who, as a result, have been subject to groundless claims for payment of non-existent arrears and fines. In this presentation, we will describe ways other than those provided by the Russian Tax Code to protect taxpayers’ violated rights.
  • 11:15 – 11:45
    Shaping a Culture of Engagement In Times of Disruption
    Marc Dellaert, Managing Director, CCL Russia
    Engagement has a strong influence on the performance of a company’s operations. How can an organization increase the engagement level and how do leadership strategies assist with that? Strategic presentation by the Managing Director Russia & CIS Region at the Center for Creative Leadership, a top-ranked global provider of executive education.
  • 11:45 – 12:00
    Legal support to employees as part of compensation and benefits
    Dmitriy Petrov, IT Director, Intercomp
    The competition for talent prompts employers to look for new ways to motivate employees. How to stand out on the job market taking into account both costs and high expectations from staff? We propose looking at successful international experience and round-the-clock legal support provided to employees as part of employment benefits.
  • 12:00 – 12:30
    Coffee break, networking
  • 12:30 – 13:00
    Review of amendments to the law
    Elena Rybnikova, Head of Internal Audit, Expertise and Methodology Department
    Key legislative changes is a traditional topic which will be addressed by our experts who will outline the most complex matters and offer recommendations on a number of new amendments.
  • 13:00 – 13:20
    Electronic sick leave notes: Expectations and reality
    Lyudmila Savinkova, Head of HR Outsourcing Department, Intercomp
    Electronic sick leave notes have been introduced in Russia since July 01, 2017. This electronic document flow is intended to make life easier for clinics, patients, the Social Insurance Fund and employers. Although pilot projects have been successful, users of this system still have many questions, so we will answer the most frequently asked questions.
  • 13:20 – 13:45
    Main trends in automation of accounting and HR management
    Dmitriy Petrov, IT Director, Intercomp
    Electronic technology is increasingly becoming an integral part of the daily work of accountants. We will tell you about the most efficient new developments and our own practice of their use.
  • 13:45 – 14:00
    IBM's view on the future of the market of business process outsourcing
    Darya Kobyakova, IBM Enterprise Content Management Solutions Specialist, IBM
    We will review IBM tools and technologies that allow optimizing business processes for management and work with unstructured company data, speeding up work and automating business.
  • 14:00 – 14:30