He will arrive on Tuesday and stay for three days. The EEF’s third edition is scheduled for September 6-7. The governor will call for further climate action at the opening plenary and on a panel titled "The Russia–China–Japan–US Quadrangle: Are There Opportunities for Cooperation?"
Brown has described the Pacific forum as "an opportunity to strengthen our commitment to decarbonizing the economy." It was launched in 2015 as a platform for cooperation between politicians and businesses from Russia and the Asia-Pacific region.
The event is expected to draw some of the world's top officials, most notably Russian President Vladimir Putin, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Mongolian leader Khaltmaa Battulga.