News in 2012


Over 20 government delegations have confirmed their participation in the Ecology of Big City

A new format of the International Forum "Ecology of Big City" attracted special attention of regions of Russia. To date, participation in the forum has been confirmed by over 20 government delegations from Russian cities. It is less than a week before the opening, XII International Forum will be held in St. Petersburg at Lenexpo Exhibition Complex on March 20-23, 2012.

Today the Ecology of Big City Forum is the second largest congress and exhibition project in this area in Russia. In 2012, the leading role at the Forum will have representatives of the environmental authorities of the RF constituent entities, who will attend the Forum to declare needs of the state in environmental protection. To date, participation in the Forum has been confirmed by government delegation of the Russian cities, including: Arkhangelsk, Kazan, Kaluga, Kirov, Magadan, Moscow, Murmansk, Novosibirsk, Oryol, Rostov-on-Don, Salekhard, Samara, Tver, Tyumen, Khabarovsk, Yaroslavl and others. The list of registered delegations is updated daily.

Exhibiting Companies, in turn, are able to present to potential governmental customers their technology and design, which include numerous novelties in the area of environmental protection.

In particular, Autosistems will present at this exhibition AS-4 multiloader with Mitsubishi Fuso Canter chassis, intended for collection and disposal of bulky household and construction debris.

In early 2012 the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation included the Forum in the list of priority activities supported by the Ministry. The Ministry will present at the Forum a joint stand of the Russian Academy of Sciences, which will display the latest developments of six academic institutions of the Central Branch: RAS Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Rare Elements and Raw Minerals named after I.V. Tananaev of Kola Scientific Center, RAS Institute of Silicate Chemistry of the St. Petersburg Scientific Center, RAS Institute of Solution Chemistry, RAS Institute of Crystallography, RAS Mining Institute of Kola Scientific Center, RAS Institute of Chemical Physics Issues.

The Department of Trade and Investment Promotion of the Consulate General of Poland in St. Petersburg will provide information on Polish companies engaged in innovative environmental technologies, manufacturing of equipment, components, etc.

General business partner, St. Petersburg Vodokanal, implementing large-scale projects that affect directly ecological situation in the city, will present at the exhibition results of the wastewater treatment program - one of the best in Russia in management of water supply system, construction of main sewer, organisation of Water Museum exposition, arrangement of snow melting points, etc.

Czech Trade Development Agency will present Czech Water Alliance (CWA), which unites 17 business partners specialising in construction and design of water pumping projects, hydropower plants, dams, maintenance of systems associated with environmental protection and implementation of other environmental projects.

Safe Technology industrial group will present a complex for thermal waste disposal with the capacity of 50 kg/h, as well as fully automatic loading device - own development of the company.


Delegates of European Cities Marketing Association visited Lenexpo

On March 30 ExpoForum received delegation of the International Association "European Cities Marketing" (ECM) at Lenexpo Exhibition Complex.


Renewed exhibition Automechanika. St. Petersburg will present novelties for the automotive industr

On April 12-14 Lenexpo will host exhibition "Automechanika. St. Petersburg "- the oldest international project in the Northwest region in the area of vehicle components, spare parts and equipment for garage and car service centers. A new stage of the exhibition development - focus on the market professionals - is a result of the first joint effort of ExpoForum and Messe Frankfurt RUS alliance.


Forum Ecology of Big City-2012" has begun its work

The first business event of the Forum was seminar Geological Risks in Urban Areas whereat geological problems of St. Petersburg and ways of their solution were discussed.


Sergey Voronkov told about congress and exhibition future of St. Petersburg at the Echo of Moscow

On March 16, 2012 the Executive Director of ExpoForum CJSC, General Director of Lenexpo JSC Sergey Voronkov, was a guest of the live radio station "Echo of Moscow in St. Petersburg". The topic of live broadcast was "Future of St. Petersburg: exhibition capital or exhibition province?"


ExpoForum discussed possibilities of cooperation with PennWell Corporation

Representatives of ExpoForum visited Russia's largest electric power exhibition and conference Russia Power 2012 and hydropower exhibition HydroVision Russia 2012 held simultaneously and met with their organiser - PennWell Corporation.


Sergey Voronkov to Talk on Air at the Echo of Moscow in Saint Petersburg Radio Station

On March 16th at 18:20, Sergey Voronkov, Chief Executive Officer of ExpoForum JSC and General Director of LenExpo JSC, will become a guest of Echo of Moscow in Saint Petersburg radio station. The topic of live programme is The Future of Saint Petersburg: Exhibition Capital or Exhibition Province?


Zoosphere exhibition will be presented in Germany

ExpoForum JSC will take part in Interzoo, the largest international trade fair for pet supplies to be held in Nuremberg, Germany, on May 17 20, 2012.


ExpoForum and Messe D?sseldorf discussed cooperation

Executive Director of ExpoForum JSC Sergey Voronkov, Head of the New Projects Directorate Olga Shishenina and coordinator of the St. Petersburg International Gas Forum project Alexandra Fartusova met with management of Messe D?sseldorf in Germany.


The Childhood Planet opened in Lenexpo

XI International exhibition of educational programs, goods and services The Childhood Planet opened on February 29 to make the largest pavilion of the exhibition complex a real holiday for kids and their parents.