Traditionally, the Forum annually participate ministers, governors, heads of a variety of ministries and departments, many cultural figures loyal to the authorities.As a guest of the Forum have visited members of the ruling tandem - Vladimir Putin and Dmitry Medvedev.Their numerous portraits used in the design space of the forum.
Change of 2012 promises to be very interesting.After retiring from the leadership "Rosmolodezh" Vasily Yakimenko, socio-political part of the forum was invited to lead a well-known blogger and member of the opposition movement Dmitry Ternovskiy.This was probab
ly a consequence of passing to the end of 2011 protests.There is a need to involve representatives of pro-Kremlin and opposition-minded youth to participate in the debates.Both parties have an opportunity to meet and hold discussions on the sites provided by the forum.The organizers themselves declare their desire to channel the energy of the protest movement to a peaceful course.
on discussion sites this summer will be discussed such vital and interesting questions as "transparent elections", "The Russian Orthodox Church and secular society", "Ethics and Politics", "civil protest: results and future".It was expected that they will be attended by well-known opposition figures.
however, was followed by denials of participation in the forum known opposition lawyer Alexei Navalny and the coordinators and staff of the anti-corruption fund "Painting" and "RosYama."He expressed a desire to participate in the forum and meet with youth only leader of the "Left Front" Sergei Udaltsov.
The official website forum has published a list of its guests, it is not too different from similar lists in the past few years.As part of those declared to the discussion forum was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak, the governor of the Perm region Viktor Basargin, the head of Russian Railways Vladimir Yakunin, a famous film director Timur Bekmambetov.Arrival of musician Vadim Samoilov, bodybuilder Alexander Nevsky, a rap singer Timati and TV presenter Ksenia Borodina.