Over 500 participants from Ukraine, other Eastern partnership countries, Europe Union and United States will take part in the two-day event, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
The focus of this year’s edition will be on economic modernization and reforms of Ukraine.
“The modernization and development of Ukraine's potential, as well as directions and pace of reforms will become the most important topics of the current Europe-Ukraine forum,” according to organizers from the Institute for Eastern Studies.
The program of the forum envisages over 40 panel discussions about economy, politics and society, the main report presentation, 10 regional and sectoral presentations etc.
Among main events of the forum will be the second international exhibition Eastern Fair, in which over 70 participants from the EU countries will take part.
The organizer of the forum is the Foundation of the Institute for Eastern Studies, co-organizer – the Podkarpackie Voivodeship. Marshal of the Polish Sejm Marek Kuchciński confirmed his honorary patronage of the Europe – Ukraine Forum.