Largest business event of the year in the South of Ukraine

III Investment Promotion Forum ODESA 5T

Odesa. Ukraine. World: Innovations and vision of the Future

October 4-5
700 participants

Odesa 5T is a platform for:

  • Exchange of experience with key players in the investment market.
  • Attracting private and municipal investment.
  • Increasing the innovative and technological potential of the city.
  • Business and urban infrastructure development.
  • Perfoming of urban projects in the sphere of 5T.
  • Innovations and the most daring plans for the future.


  • City marketing
  • Energy & Efficiency. Innovations
  • Prioroty municipal investment projects
  • The future of Odessa in the world

A place to be for:

Owners of large businesses and start-ups

Possibility of presentation of own business, participation in the expo-zone, perfoming on discussion panels, searching for new partners and investors.

Investment companies and investors, business angels

Searching for prospective investment projects, acquaintance with the potential of Odessa and its market.

Representatives of municipalities of cities

Opportunity of interaction with new partners and exchange of experience, presentation of successful cases, new projects, searching for investors.

Foreign guests

Acquaintance with representatives of the business community of Odessa, Ukraine and the world

  • 170 transportation companies

  • Ships from 600+ ports come to the port of Odessa

  • The largest trading port of the Black Sea-Azov basin

  • 120 000+ companies

  • Partnerships with counterparties from 158 countries

  • 3 million tourists

  • 365 days of touristic season

  • 200+ hotels

  • 150+ IT companies

  • R&D offices of world companies Snap, Comodo

  • World startups, Kwambio, Clickky

  • «InvA +» - high investment rating. IBI-Rating Agency, 2017-2018

  • "B-" a stable credit rating. FITCH Rating agency, 2017-2018

What is Investment Promotion Forum ODESA 5T

Two days for business communication, panel discussions about market tendencies, future projects in Odessa. Innovative ideas, inspiration, city development plans. Presentations of state development strategies and best world practices. Negotiations and conclusion of contracts, new business contacts and meetings with leaders of investment and development companies and opinion leaders.

Promote your business in the Odesa 5T 2018 exhibition area.

Place the stand in the exhibition space and present your business to the forum participants. The best Odessa companies and products.

Our forum is a platform for active communication, acquaintances, exchange of knowledge and experience, conducting business negotiations with future Ukrainian and international partners. New business acquaintances and meetings with old friends, pleasant and useful communication - thats all in the very main networking-center of Ukraine, in Odessa.

Awards for the main investors in the successful future of Odessa.

Meet our


Julio Faerman

Developer Relations Amazon Web Services. Craftware, Software Engineer

Maria Barabash

Investment Banker, public figure, founder and president of A7 GROUP, co-founder of the Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs

Peter Hvidberg

Global Business Manager for Travel and Hospitality of SGS

Dmytro Kazavchinsky

CEO в GST - Global Security Technologies, Odessa Business Club

Alexander Varvarenko


Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze

Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine

Tatyana Goncharenko

Founder "Social Consulting" Paragraph "

Olena Yershova

Created company “Tato film”. Member of Producers Network at Cannes IFF (2009 -2013), Member of Asian Pacific Screen Academy, European Film Academy, European Producer’s club

Alexandra Oleinykova

Director of the Agency for Development Programs of Odessa

Rudradeb Mitra

Entrepreneur and an AI expert. A product mentor of Google Launchpad

Gennadiy Trukhanov

Odessa City Mayor

Galina Sulima

Head of the Odessa Film Commission, Actress

Sergey Mirankov

Head of the Kiev Film Commission

Pavel Vugelman

Deputy Mayor. Odesa

Andrey Dligach

General Director of the group of companies "Advanter Group"

Ivan Liptuga

President of the National Tourism Organization of Ukraine. Advisor to the First Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine

Sergei Petrenko

Founder Terminal 42

Tatiana Zhdanova

Founder of the corporate branding agency "Brandhouse", a member of the WikiCityNomica team. Speaker of conferences on branding and entrepreneurship

Mihail Krikunov

Research Fellow, IEDC (USA). Member of the International Association of Leadership of the USA, Member of the British Society for Marketing Research.

Vsevolod Kovalchuk

CEO "NPC Ukrenergo"

Tatyana Markova

Director of the Department of Culture and Tourism. Odesa

Andriy Konechenkov

Vice President in World Wind Energy Association

Svetlana Potapenko

Chief of the Department of Communal Energy of the Ministry of Regional Development

Volodymyr Maistryshyn

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine

Evgeny Maglivanny

Member of the National Commission for the State Regulation of Energy and Utilities

Vitaliy Savych

Head of the Odessa Municipal Energy Agency

Vladimir Peregudov

Coordinator of the GIZ project "Energy Efficiency in Communities II"

Sergey Leivikov

Advisor to the Chairman of the State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation of Ukraine

Kevin Reddy

Founder and Global Managing Partner @Reddy & Co (Los Angeles & Silicon Valley). High-Tech Startup Advisor/Investor (AI/ML | Blockchain | CyberSecurity | IoT | Smart City)


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    Sady Pobedy

    Welcome coffee and chek-in

    Coffee time

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    Sady Pobedy

    Official opening of the Forum


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    Sady Pobedy

    Presentation of municipal investment potential

    Odessa the best city for business in Ukraine.

    • Pavel Vugelman

    • Alexandra Oleinykova

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    Sady Pobedy

    The State Strategy of Ukraine in 5T Issues

    Panel discussion.

    Presentation of the transport strategy of Ukraine and the place of Odessa in its implementation.

    Promotion of export and office achievement, opportunities for the regions and Odessa.

    Cooperation with the EU.

    Investment Strategy of Ukraine.

    • Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze

    • Sergiy Savchuk

    • Andrey Dligach

    • Pavel Vugelman

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    Coffee time

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    Sady Pobedy

    Track "Innovations in Investments"


    • Maria Barabash

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    Sady Pobedy

    Presentation of the project Odessa Film Commission and Special Guest Star


    • Galina Sulima

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    Coffee time

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    Sady Pobedy


    Panel discussion

    • Sergei Petrenko

    • Rudradeb Mitra

    • Dmytro Kazavchinsky

    • Kevin Reddy

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    Sady Pobedy



    • Peter Hvidberg

    • Tatyana Markova

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    Coffee time

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    Sady Pobedy

    Transport and Trade


    • Alexander Varvarenko

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    Sady Pobedy

    Results of the Day

    gifts from partners

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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa



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    Coffee time

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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa

    Track "Film commision"


    • Olena Yershova

    • Galina Sulima

    • Sergey Mirankov

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    Coffee time

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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa

    Marketing and promotion of cities


    • Maxim Bakhmatov

    • Valery Pekar

    • Andrey Dligach

    • Mihail Krikunov

    • Tatiana Zhdanova

    • Ivan Liptuga

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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa

    Церемонія відкриття найбільшого в світі барометра Фіцроя «Storm Glass»


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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa

    Panel discussion "Energy Efficiency"


    • Evgeny Maglivanny

    • Volodymyr Maistryshyn

    • Svetlana Potapenko

    • Vsevolod Kovalchuk

    • Andriy Konechenkov

    • Vladimir Peregudov

    • Sergey Leivikov

    • Vitaliy Savych

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    Terminal 42


    Seedstars World is coming back to Odessa!
    The 10 best startups from Odessa will be invited to pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be shortlisted for the Ukraine Finals. The selected 3 startups will present their projects at the Ukraine Finals during the Seedstars CEE Summit, the winner of which will join the global Seedstars Family and take part in the global Seedstars Summit that include our tried and tested bootcamp and investor forum. It's a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.

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    15:00 - 15:30 Arrival & Networking

    15:30 - 15:45 Opening & Welcome speeches

    15:45 - 16:45 1st Pitching Session

    16:45 - 17:15 Networking break

    17:15 - 18:15 2nd Pitching Session

    18:15 - 18:45 Networking break / Jury deliberation

    18:45 - 19:00 Announcement of the winners

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    Impact HUB

    Presentation "Grant office"


    • Tatyana Goncharenko

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    Il Decameron Clubhouse Odessa


    *Invitation Only

Invitation only

Invest Awards

Awards for the main investors in the successful future of Odessa.
Business Evening.

Restaurant REEF
Invitation only

Networking - Cocktail


Il Decameron Hotel

Одеса, вул. Леха Качинського, 10

+38 048 239-00-99


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Out team



Head of the Organizing Committee



Co-orhanizer of the Forum



Digital communication



Guests registration. Speakers.



Progect manager



Investment projects



Progect manager



Expo-zone. Partners. Press



Project manager



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