On November 8-9, the Kyiv International Economic Forum (the KIEF) was held at the Congress and Exhibition center Parkovy, bringing together representatives of the Ukrainian government and business, international organizations, investors, and economic analysts. The KIEF is the largest communication platform of that kind in Ukraine, functioning since 2014 to shape an optimal strategy for the long-term development of the Ukrainian economy. The initiator of the Forum is businessman Vasyl Khmelnitsky, founder of the holding company UFuture.
The KIEF 2019 media partners include: News One, Nash (Maxxi TV), TRK Ukraina, UA TV, 8 channel, radio Holos Stolytsi, news agency «Interfax-Ukraine», Focus, Vesti, Economichna Pravda, Delo.ua, Apostrof, Business, The Ukrainian Week, Strategic Business Review, InVenture, KyivPost, LIGA.net, Bukvy, Destinations.ua, Business Ukraine magazine, Sehodnya, LB.ua, Jetsetter.ua, MMR, Huxleў.
Rating magazine was the analytical partner.
Also, information support was provided by: European Business Association, Ukrainian Association of Venture and Private Capital, American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, Edinburgh Business School, International Institute of Business, Kharkiv IT Cluster, open innovation platform «REACTOR», MIM Business School, Union of Industrialists and Businessmen of Ukraine and Turkey “TUSIB”, educational company «Prizma», international headhunting company «Boyden», national advertising operator «RTM-Ukraine», Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs (SUP), consulting companies SMART, Visotsky Consulting, Apple Consulting, European-Ukrainian Energy Agency.
The wide media coverage of the KIEF 2019 contributes to the growth of the investment attractiveness of Ukraine and increases the country's image in the international arena. The KIEF organizers express their gratitude to the journalists who covered the event and look forward to continued cooperation on the sidelines of the KIEF 2020.