Mikhail Khodorkovsky to Hold Press Conference at Lisbon Web Summit

November 1, 2017

On Wednesday 08 November Mikhail Khodorkovsky will hold a press conference between 13:00 and 13:30 local time at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal.

Mikhail Khodorkovsky will be available to take questions from journalists and we invite all media confirmed to the Web Summit to attend. We also encourage you to reach out to your contacts and spread the word. The press conference area is located in the Media Village area of the Summit.

Mikhail Khodorkovsky will be speaking at the Web Summit alongside Michael Isikoff, Chief Investigative Correspondent at Yahoo News. The topic of the discussion will be what to expect from a post-Putin Russia. The discussion will take place on November 08 at 10:35 at Forum South.

As the former CEO of the YUKOS oil company, Mikhail Khodorkovsky was officially made an Amnesty International Prisoner of Conscience after he was put in prison by Vladimir Putin for his political activity, while his company was stripped of its assets. Khodorkovsky is also the founder of pro-democracy movement Open Russia.

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