Intercomp «Business Practice» conference

Lotte Hotel Moscow
8 bld.2, Novinskiy Blvd


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
    Russian business environment: trends and recommendations
    Dr Daniel Thorniley, CEEMEA Group
    Will business in Russia be better in 2017 than in 2016? Why is the rouble doing quite so well? What will be the rate in 2017-2020? What are the factors and risk that could undermine the 2017 budget and in what will companies in Russia invest? Observations and conclusions about the economy and business in Russia from a European consultant, businessman and founder of CEEMEA Business Group.
  • 10:00 – 10:30
    What do CFOs focus on when preparing M&A?
    Stanislav Skakun, Head of Finance, Intercomp
    Finance directors play a major role in the preparation of M&A transactions, and their contribution is therefore very important especially for buyers. What aspects should be taken into account before initiating this crucial process, and what can go wrong even with the most comprehensive model.
  • 10:30 – 11:15
    Review of amendments to the law: tax audits, insurance contributions, transfer pricing
    Elena Rybnikova, Head of Internal Audit, Expertise and Methodology Department, Intercomp
    Ivan Katyshev, Head of legal, Intercomp
    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.
  • 11:15 – 12:00
    Coffee break, networking
  • 12:00 – 12:30
    HR in Digital. Digital in HR
    Leonid Val, QED managing partner, methodologist at Microsoft Partner Readiness, b2b marketing expert at IIDF
    What is today changing the take on HR processes - training, recruitment, involvement of people from leading companies, and what digital technologies are used in HR processes? Leonid will talk about the new approaches to recruitment, motivation and commitment and give an account of true stories, cases from 1С, Microsoft and Yandex, as well as address questions that might perhaps make you see your corporate goals and objectives differently.
  • 12:30 – 13:00
    Intercomp salary survey: results of 2016 and predictions for 2017
    Oksana Oleksyuk, Head of Business Development, Intercomp
    Who received the highest salary in 2016? Who can expect to be promoted in 2017? Which professions are in steady demand and why? Food for thought, conclusions and recommendations will be offered drawing from Intercomp Quarterly Salary Survey.
  • 13:00 – 13:40
    Outsourcing at MyIntercomp portal: new work and control tools
    Lyubov Krishtopenko, Head of automation department, Intercomp
    Maria Zaleskaya, Head of integrated solutions, Intercomp
    Yuriy Kolerov, Head of strategic projects, Intercomp
    How to outsource tasks and be sure that they will be done properly? Based on our client portal My Intercomp, our experts will show simple and transparent ways to interact with an outsourcing provider.
  • 13:40 – 14:00