Under the auspices of Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation initiated by the member of this organization K.F. Zatulin it was offered to hold public discussion of integration processes within the frame of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and challenges facing the organization, according dynamics of its development in turbulence conditions on the regional and global levels. The involvement of SCO countries-members expert community (observers, dialog partners) will allow informing wide public about the development conditions and perspectives of this leading international organization.

The goal of holding Forum is exchanging of views of expert and scientific communities in Russia, China, India, Pakistan, countries of Central Asia and many other countries concerning the development paths of Shanghai Cooperation Organization for the purpose of regional security strengthening and solution of the hardest social and economic problems.