Please join the Atlantic Council’s GeoEconomics Center and Eurasia Center on Thursday, April 13 at 11:00 am for a panel discussion on the opportunities and challenges for the Ukrainian economy in 2023, including building resilient digital infrastructure for public services like education, healthcare, and payments provision.

This panel will feature Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation Alex Bornyakov of Ukraine alongside CEO of Stellar Development Foundation Denelle Dixon, Founder and President of StrategEast Anatoly Motkin, and Deputy Assistant Administrator at USAID Mark Simakovsky to better understand the role of technology in Ukraine’s rebuilding efforts since Russia’s invasion.

Register here, and you will receive information on how to join the event. You may also watch it at the above YouTube link.

This event is part of the Atlantic Council’s IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings event series that convenes Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors from around the world to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the global economy in 2023. Learn more about our programming during the week here and our Bretton Woods 2.0 Project.


Alex Bornyakov
Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine

Denelle Dixon
Chief Executive Officer
Stellar Development Foundation

Anatoly Motkin
Founder and President

Mark Simakovsky
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Europe and Eurasia
United States Agency for International Development


Ananya Kumar
Associate Director, Digital Currencies
Atlantic Council

At the intersection of economics, finance, and foreign policy, the GeoEconomics Center is a translation hub with the goal of helping shape a better global economic future.

The Eurasia Center’s mission is to enhance transatlantic cooperation in promoting stability, democratic values and prosperity in Eurasia, from Eastern Europe and Turkey in the West to the Caucasus, Russia and Central Asia in the East.