The conference will gather representatives of APEC member economies – ministers, high-level diplomats, university presidents, experts and scholars. The APEC CCHE'18 is held in frames of the Fourth Eastern Economic Forum and co-organized by the Far Eastern Federal University and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. The Forum is regularly attended by the President of the Russian Federation, Federal Ministers, heads of governmental agencies, and executives of businesses and enterprises. The Third Forum was attended by 5000 participants from 26 states, including Prime-Minister of Japan Mr. Shinzo Abe, President of Republic of Korea Mr. Moon Jae-In and President of Mongolia Mr. Khaltmaagiin Battulga.