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Russian Mayors’ Delegation Visit to the United States
Program on July 11-12, 2006
in New York, New York and in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


July 11, 2006 New York City - Philadelphia

9:00 am
Meeting with a representative from the Mid-Atlantic – Russia Business Council
Sightseeing excursion in New York

Meeting with the Permanent Mission of Russia to the United Nations in New York

6:00 pm
Delegation travels to Philadelphia

9:00 pm
MARBC dinner meeting in Philadelphia

July 12, 2006 Philadelphia

8:30 am
Breakfast at the Union League
Meeting with the President of the Mid-Atlantic – Russia Business Council

9:00 am
Excursion in Philadelphia

11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch at the Pyramid Club with the Chairman of the United States Industry Coalition

1:00 - 3:30 pm
Welcoming reception at Philadelphia City Hall
Roundtable discussion with officials from the City of Philadelphia and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, representatives from businesses and educational establishments, and members of the Russian delegation

3:30 - 4:30 pm
Tour of Philadelphia City Hall

5:00 - 6:00 pm
Visit to the “Princess and the Patriot” exhibit dedicated to Benjamin Franklin, the first American member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and to Ekaterina Dashkova, a Russian Princess who became the first female and first Russian member of the American Philosophical Society, being held at the Museum of the American Philosophical Society

6:00 - 8:00 pm
Closing MARBC dinner meeting at the City Tavern Restaurant in Philadelphia

8:00 pm
Delegation travels to Washington, DC





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