The New Development Bank’s Third Annual Meeting will be held in Shanghai, China on 28-29 May 2018.


The theme of the Meeting is “Innovative Approaches for Development Financing.”


The Third Annual Meeting will bring together Finance Ministers from BRICS Member Countries as well as other national and local government representatives, leaders of multilateral and national development institutions, distinguished scholars, prominent commercial bankers, business leaders and representatives of civil society organizations.

programme Outline

May 27, 2018 19:00 – 21:00 NDB President’s Cocktail Reception (Open event)
May 28, 2018 08:00 – 10:00 ARC/BHRC Meeting (Closed meeting)
10:00 – 12:30 NDB Board of Directors Meeting (Closed meeting)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch for the NDB Board of Governors and Board of Directors (Closed event)
14:00 – 15:00 Group Photo(Closed event)
Opening Ceremony (Open event)
Signing Ceremony (Open event)
15:00 – 16:30 NDB Third Annual Board of Governors meeting (Closed event)
16:30 – 18:15 Seminar: Development Financing in a Changing Global Environment (Open event)
18:15 – 18:45 Press Conference (Media are invited)
19:00 – 21:00 Host Country Dinner & Cultural Programme
May 29, 2018 9:00 – 10:30 Working Breakfast with BRICS Member Countries Business Council and other Business leaders (Closed event)
10:30 – 12:00 Seminar: Innovative Approaches for Mobilising Finance for Sustainable Infrastructure Development (Open event)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch for Seminar Participants (Open event)
13:30 – 15:30 Seminar: Social Aspects of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and Digital Economy (Open event)


Annual Meeting Coordination Office

Registration(Technical Inquiries)

Media Requests