Contractors’ networking platform for small businesses
A subcontractors’ networking platform has been organised for the first time as part of the X ‘Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises’ Forum.
Representatives of small and medium-sized enterprises will be able to establish productive cooperative relationships with the city’s large businesses at Lenexpo on 12 December. Such companies as Severnaya Verf Shipyard, GM Auto, and other major companies will present their existing requirements, main areas of activity, requirements for vendors, and primary contacts. The subcontractors’ networking platform was organised by the Business Development and Support Centre with the support of the Committee for Economic Development, Industrial Policy, and Trade of the Government of St Petersburg.
On 20 February 2013 ExpoForum will launch a new project for exhibitors: special educational seminars which will help exhibition participants to intelligently prepare for events and assess their impact.
The company opens an office in the Pacific Rim
The Governor of St. Petersburg, Georgy Poltavchenko, told the 10th Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Forum that the city would support businesses that produced high-tech goods and created ultra-modern jobs with decent salaries.
Young entrepreneurs, artists, volunteers, athletes, and academics met at this major youth forum.
The new-format ExpoPetersburg exhibition and convention was a resounding success: participants expressed their appreciation for the project, which enabled them to communicate in a common language, and without intermediaries.
On 5 December, the Russian exposition at the international exhibition of production equipment and materials, Manufacturing Indonesia, was officially opened at the Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran.
On 12 December 2012, a roundtable on the subject of New Opportunities for Developing Small Business Through Clustering. Co-operation in Manufacturing, will be held at the Lenexpo exhibition complex (pavilion 7, hall 7.2), as part of the Forum for Small and Medium Enterprises.
Representatives of industry, higher education, and research institutions are to meet at Lenexpo Exhibition Complex to discuss cross-border partnership opportunities with EU countries.