In 2012, on the initiative of the state Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, supported by the parliaments of the EurAsEC and CIS countries, the international forum "Eurasian Economic Perspective" was created. Moreover it is held annually in St. Petersburg.
The purpose of this international Congress event is the development of parliamentary and other areas of cooperation within the framework of Eurasian economic integration.
On behalf of the state Duma of Russia, the St. Petersburg State Economic University provides organization and scientific support for the preparation and performing of the international forum "Eurasian Economic Perspective".
Five forums and one spring session have been organized and held at the present time. Within the framework of the forum, five offsite events were held in Astana, Bishkek, Yerevan, Kazan and Minsk as well.
The programme of each forum includes a plenary session and five round tables. At the plenary session, the heads and representatives of the parliaments of the EurAsEC and CIS member States, the Eurasian Economic Commission and the rectors of the leading economic universities of the EurAsEC member States speak.
Round tables are held on Economics, Law, the Greater Eurasia Project, humanitarian cooperation and for young scientists, in which the relevant aspects of Eurasian economic integration are discussed.