Vladimir KnyagininCentre for Strategic Research “North-West” FoundationDirector
Law department, Leningrad State University (LSU), Candidate of Juridical Sciences.
After graduation from university, he began proactively performing the research and teaching work.
State Commission for the Matters of Social-Economic Development of the Far East, Republic of Buryatia, Zabaykalye Krai, and Irkutsk Region;
Expert Council of the State Duma’s Committee on the Federation Affairs and National Policy;
Free Economic Society.
From 1989 to 2002 – Krasnoyarsk State University and Krasnoyarsk State Agrarian University.
In 2002 at the invitation of the Strategic Developments Centre of the Krasnoyarsk Territory headed the Political and Legal Research Laboratory in the Centre. He collaborated as expert and adviser with a number of regional Russian and foreign strategic Centres, including the Centre for Strategic Research “North-West” Foundation. He was engaged in some regional development and national industrial policy projects.
From 2004 to 2006 – Scientific Supervisor, Centre for Strategic Research “North-West” Foundation.
From 2006 to date – Director, Centre for Strategic Research “North-West” Foundation.
Since 6 August 2012 – Member, Expert Council under the RF Government.
Since 26 September 2012 – Chairman, Public Council under the Federal Tariff Service of Russia.
He also takes part in the activities of:
Vladimir Knyaginin is Member of the Expert Committee under the RF Government;
Member of the Collegium at the Ministry of Regional Development of Russia; Member of the Engineering and Industrial Design Board under the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia; Chairman of the Public Council under the Federal Tariff Service of Russia; Member of the State Commission for the Matters of Social-Economic Development of the Far East, Republic of Buryatia, Zabaykalye Territory, and Irkutsk Region; Member of the Economic Council under the Governor of St. Petersburg; Member of the Commission for Strategic Planning and Management Efficiency Improvement in the Leningrad Region; Member of the Council for the Matters of Town-Planning Activities in the Leningrad Region under the Government of St. Petersburg; Member of the Investment Council under the Governor of St. Petersburg; Member of the Supervisory Council of the special technology development economic area in the territory of St. Petersburg; Member of the Board of the Free Economic Society of Russia; Member of the Council of Non-profit partnership National Urban planners' Guild; Secretary of the Council of the Innovative Technology Cluster in the Closed Administrative-Territorial Entity town of Zheleznogorsk.
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