U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) Webinar "MOVING UKRAINE’S ECONOMY FORWARD THROUGH THIS DIFFICULT TIME," with Anders Aslund Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at 10 a.m. EST USA - 5 p.m. Kyiv Ukraine Time. The USUBC webinar will be held via Zoom online conference service.

Anders is the longest serving Senior Advisor to the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), www.USUBC.org.  He has been a USUBC Senior Advisor for over 20 years. U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) has been privileged to regularly have meetings with commentary and analysis by Dr. Anders Aslund, Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council for its members. You will not want to miss this live online meeting with Anders about how to move Ukrainian economy forward through this difficult time. 

Mr. Aslund’s presentation will be following by responses and short reports by well-known expert Timothy Ash, Economist, BlueBay Asset Management Company, London, UK; Irina Paliashvili, President & Senior Counsel, RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group; Chair, USUBC Legal Committee; Alexander McWhorter, Country Officer, Corporate Banking Head, Citi, Ukraine;

The U.S.-Ukraine Business Council President & CEO Morgan Williams will moderate the webinar.


Anders Åslund, one of the world's leading economists and experts on Ukraine, specializes in economic transition of Russia, Ukraine and Eastern Europe. Dr. Åslund is a Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council, an adjunct professor at Georgetown University and a Chairman of the International Advisory Council at the Center for Social and Economic Research (CASE). He was a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics from 2006 to 2015.

Dr. Åslund is author or co-author of 14 books. He followed the Ukrainian economy closely since 1985, and served as an economic advisor to the Ukrainian government from 1994 to 1997. Dr. Åslund made an invaluable contribution to the founding of the Kyiv School of Economics and continues as Senior Advisor to the KSE Board of Directors.

The link to join the online meeting will be sent to you in the confirmation e-mail after you register. If you are not able to use Zoom via download, additional options will be provided in the confirmation e-mail. The webinar meeting will also be broadcast on USUBC YouTube channel and on USUBC Facebook page. If you have any questions about connecting to the USUBC webinar please contact Denys Jatsyshyn, USUBC Director, Corporate Relations in Kyiv at DJatsyshyn@usubc.org

NOTE: Please submit your questions to USUBC President Morgan Williams to mwilliams@USUBC.org, at least one hour prior to the event.