14 September 2018
Ukraine should carefully assess future risks and opportunities – Victor Pinchuk
14 September 2018

Ukraine should carefully assess future risks and opportunities – Victor Pinchuk

Ukraine and its partners in the West should carefully assess all the risks and opportunities the future brings, said Victor Pinchuk, the founder of the Yalta European Strategy (YES), the Victor...
Contemporary Art Reflecting the Conference Topics is Presented at the 15th YES Annual Meeting
14 September 2018

Contemporary Art Reflecting the Conference Topics is Presented at the 15th YES Annual Meeting

Yalta European Strategy (YES) and the PinchukArtCentre present contemporary art the 15th Annual Meeting of Yalta European Strategy (YES) – “The Next Generation of Everything”. The world's leading artists Andreas Gursky, Martin Kobe, Raquel Kogan, Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Mariko Mori, Marc Quinn, and Vasyl Tsagolov offer an imagination for the future. Their works at the 15th YES Annual Meeting support debate on what lays ahead.

Discussion about future requires good imagination and inspiration - Victor Pinchuk
13 September 2018

Discussion about future requires good imagination and inspiration - Victor Pinchuk

In addition to expert knowledge, a discussion about the future requires good imagination and great inspiration, said Victor Pinchuk, the founder of the Yalta European Strategy (YES), the Victor Pinchuk Foundation and EastOne Group at the opening of the 15th YES Annual Meeting “The Next Generation of Everything”. The event is organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Changes around us have gained an unprecedented pace and scale – Alexander Kwasniewski
13 September 2018

Changes around us have gained an unprecedented pace and scale – Alexander Kwasniewski

“The changes around us have gained unprecedented pace and scale, and it is important to find time to realize and take note of this”, said Alexander Kwasniewski, President of Poland (1995-2005), Chairman of the Board of YES, at the opening of the 15th Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting (YES), themed “The Next Generation of Everything” and organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Ukraine must stay on European path regardless of 2019 elections - Klitschko
13 September 2018

Ukraine must stay on European path regardless of 2019 elections - Klitschko

“Ukraine needs to continue moving towards its European democratic future regardless of results of the elections due in 2019,” Kyiv mayor, Vitali Klitschko said at the opening of the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting “The Next Generation of Everything”, organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

13 September 2018

Watch the online stream from the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting

On September 14-15, 2018, we invite you to watch the online stream from the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting - The Next Generation of Everything - on the YES website. The video will be available in English and Ukrainian.

13 September 2018

15th Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting to Open Today

The 15th Annual Meeting of Yalta European Strategy (YES) – “The Next Generation of Everything” – will be open today, on September 13, 2018, in Mystetskiy Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine.

12 September 2018

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman’s Speech Will Close the 2nd Plenary Day of the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting

On September 15th, Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman will close the second plenary day of the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting with a speech on reform and economic development challenges for Ukraine. Stephen Sackur, Presenter, HARDtalk, BBC World News, will moderate the discussion with forum participants.  

11 September 2018

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to open the 15th Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting Plenary Sessions with His Speech

The plenary sessions of the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting will start with a speech by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. The discussion between the forum audience and the President will be moderated by Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations.

10 September 2018

15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting Will Discuss the Future and Strategies to Meet the Disruptive Changes to Come

The 15th Annual Meeting of Yalta European Strategy (YES) – “The Next Generation of Everything” – will be held on September 13-15, 2018 in Kyiv. Over 400 leading politicians, diplomats, businessmen, civil activists and experts from 28 countries will take part in the conference organized by the international forum YES in partnership with the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Ray Kurzweil
Ray Kurzweil
Inventor, Author, Futurist, 15th YES Annual Meeting, 2018
«Even though we have the most powerful technology and the most powerful military technology, this is the most peaceful time in human history.»