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.
Today Messe Düsseldorf Group is one of the largest exhibition organizers in the world. This company has subsidiaries in the Czech Republic (Veletrhy Brno a.s.), Russia (Messe Düsseldorf Moscow LLC), Singapore (Messe Düsseldorf Asia), China (Messe Düsseldorf China), India (Messe Düsseldorf India), Japan (Messe Düsseldorf Japan), USA (Messe Düsseldorf North America), and also 66 foreign representative offices in 109 countries around the world.
The meeting held on February 24 in Duesseldorf was attended by the President of Messe Düsseldorf Werner Dornsheidt, Director of Messe Düsseldorf Joachim Schafer, Head of Foreign Exhibitions of Messe Düsseldorf Erhard Vinkapm, Director of Medica Horst Giesen Exhibition, Head of the International Exhibition Management York Dubelt, General Director of Messe Düsseldorf Moscow Thomas Stenzel and other representatives of the company.
Members of ExpoForum delegation held presentations of ExpoForum strategy, St. Petersburg International Gas Forum project and new St. Petersburg International Health Forum project, and discussed with German colleagues possibility of joint gas and medical events and involving of German companies in participation therein.
Following the meeting, the President of Messe Düsseldorf Werner Dornsheidt thanked Sergey Voronkov for fruitful and constructive negotiations and expressed readiness to develop Messe Düsseldorf exhibition projects exclusively for St. Petersburg.
On March 30 ExpoForum received delegation of the International Association "European Cities Marketing" (ECM) at Lenexpo Exhibition Complex.
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.
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.
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?"
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.