ExpoForum - RSS feedPress centre - newshttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/EXPOFORUM PRESS SERVICE LAUNCHES TELEGRAM BOT FOR PRESShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/10/1871The first media bot for press in Russia started working at the Gas Forum. The bot works using the Telegram app - a messenger developed by Pavel Durov, the founder of VKontakte social network.2016-10-05The International Gas Forum started in St. Petersburghttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/10/1872The 6th St. Petersburg International Gas Forum started with the Plenary Session on the subject Gas Industry as the Energy Pillar of the Global Economy.2016-10-04Cooperation in the gas sector is unavoidablehttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/10/1873The first and the key event of the first day of the 6th St. Petersburg International Gas Forum was the Plenary Session on the subject Gas Industry as the Energy Pillar of the Global Economy. The leaders of the largest oil and gas companies of the world assessed condition and capacity of the natural gas market in their countries and in the world in general.2016-10-04CHILDREN AND ADULTS ARE REMINDED ABOUT ROAD SAFETY AT LENEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1870Innovative systems, equipment and projects presented at Road Safety for the Life Safety Forum will help reduce the number of traffic accidents, which is a key problem on the agenda today.2016-09-29ST. PETERSBURG HOSTS WORLDCHEFS CONGRESShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1869The fact that the 2020 Convention will be held in St. Petersburg was announced during the Worldchefs Congress in Thessaloniki.2016-09-28EXPERTS DISCUSS COMPREHENSIVE DEVELOPMENT OF SOUTH OF ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1868The Annual International Forum of Spatial Development, also known as "Extreme urbanism" or X-URBAN, opened in St. Petersburg today. One of the key events of the Forum’s first day is the 3rd Annual Conference of "Global South. From Strategic Solutions to Tactical Actions", where representatives of government, business, transport and higher education institutions analyze points of growth which may become vehicles for development of southern districts and suburbs of St. Petersburg.2016-09-26LENEXPO HOSTS ROYAL AUTO SHOW CAR AND MOTORCYCLE EXHIBITIONhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1867On September 21-23, St. Petersburg hosted the annual festival of cars and motorcycles.LenExpo Exhibition Complex showcased the best tuning projects from all over the country, rare hand-built motorcycles, racing cars, muscle cars, an exclusive collection of hypercars and new products of various automotive concerns.2016-09-25JOB SHOW HELD IN NORTHERN CAPITALhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1866For three days, one of the ExpoForum pavilions turned into a plant shop, a confectionery company, a beauty salon, a primary school, a woodworking shop and a computer studio. There are four competitions for professional school and high school students: “Step Into Profession,” “Young Professionals,” and “JuniorSkills” within the WorldSkills Russia program in St. Petersburg, as well as “Abilimpics” = am olympiad of professional skills for people with disabilities.2016-09-23EXPOFORUM-INTERNATIONAL IS AMONG SOUVENIR AWARD WINNERShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1865On September 22, ExpoForum International Company received an award of the 3rd PPIA "Craftsmen Nation 2016" Prize in the nomination for the best "New Year Business Souvenir".2016-09-2245,000 VACANCIES ARE OFFERED TO PETERSBURGERShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1862On September 21, the 34th Citywide Job and Training Fair opened in St. Petersburg. The Employment Service of St. Petersburg celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and the event is presented for the first time at ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center.2016-09-21EXPOFORUM BECOMES AN INNOVATION CENTERhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1863The 11th Saint Petersburg International Innovation Forum (PIIF) of this year takes place in conjunction with the 12th International "Russian Industrialist" Forum: the two events have an extensive joint business program, and exhibitions logically complement each other.2016-09-21"RUSSIAN INDUSTRIALIST" OPENS IN ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1864ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center presents innovations today. There are several activities important for the innovation development of St. Petersburg taking place simultaneously, including 20th Anniversary "Russian Industrialist" Forum, St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum, the final leg of "Step into profession" and "Young Professionals" professional skill competitions within the WorldSkills Russia program, as well as the citywide fair of vacancies and training jobs.2016-09-21MOVIES FOR PROFESSIONALS: KINO EXPO FORUM STARTS IN ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1861On September 19, ExpoForum Convention Center hosted the opening of the 18th Kino Expo International Forum and Exhibition. This is an annual event for professionals in the entertainment and cinema industry, including movie-making, television, cinema and new digital media. Kino Expo, which is attended by over 2,500 representatives of the cinema and media business from 40 countries, is among the three most ambitious global conventions of the cinema industry and is the main industry event in Russia, CIS and Baltic countries.2016-09-19START OF ACTIVE DEVELOPMENT OF POLYMER INDUSTRY IN RUSSIA IS ANNOUNCEDhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1860The 6th press tour at the Plastics Processing Plant named after "Komsomolskaya Pravda" took place on September 15, finalizing a series of events dedicated to the anniversary project of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of St. Petersburg, celebrating the Union’s 20th anniversary.2016-09-16LARGEST UFI EXHIBITION CONVENTION TO BE HELD AT EXPOFORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1859In 2018, ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center will become a site for the main event in the convention and exhibition industry — the International Congress of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI). Every year the project brings together more than 600 representatives of companies — organizers of exhibitions and forums, as well as convention and exhibition companies from all over the world.2016-09-15EXPOFORUM PRESENTS NEW INTERIORS OF 2016/2017 SEASONhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1856On September 14, pavilion H of the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center hosted the opening of the 4th International Interior and Decor Exhibition "Design & Decor St. Petersburg", organized by Primexpo Company.2016-09-14EXPOFORUM TO HOST A SERIES OF EVENTS OF OIL AND GAS INDUSTRYhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1857On October 4–7, ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center will bring together major international projects specializing in oil and gas industry.2016-09-14SYNERGY WITH "RUSSIAN INDUSTRIALIST" BRINGS ST. PETERSBURG INNOVATION FORUM TO THE NEXT LEVELhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1858On September 14 TASS held a press conference dedicated to the opening of the 9th St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum and "Russian Industrialist" 20th International Forum. This ambitious project bringing together two major industry events will be held at ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center on September 21-23.2016-09-14EXPOFORUM BECOMES LARGE-SCALE FILMING SITE AGAINhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1855On September 12, SWAT men in masks ran around the territory of the Convention and Exhibition Complex and wrung the hands of respectable men in suits, and a police car was on duty at the parking lot for the whole day. However, those were not real SWAT teams, and the rest of the scenery was made of film props.2016-09-12EXPOFORUM OPTS FOR SPORThttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1853On September 10-11, all St. Petersburg pupils and their parents meet at ExpoForum to choose their path in sport at at the traditional Opt for Sport event. Every year the project brings together tens of thousands of people.2016-09-10ST. PETERSBURG HOSTS INTERNATIONAL WHEELCHAIR DANCE SPORT COMPETITIONhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1854On September 9 - 11 the sports centre of ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre hosts the biggest international competition in Wheelchair Dance Sport - 2016 World Cup/Continents Cup.2016-09-10Expoforum app available for Android and IOShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1740The Expoforum has launched a mobile app under the same name which integrates all events taking place in the Convention and Exhibition Center at Pulkovo Heights.2016-09-09EXPOFORUM BECOMES SPORT ACTIVITY CENTERhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1852Major sporting events will be held at ExpoForum on September 9-11: the Wheelchair Dance Sport 2016 World Cup/Continents Cup, as well as the Opt for Sport public event.2016-09-06HOW TO SAVE ENERGY RESOURCES WAS DISCUSSSED AT THE FESTIVAL #VMESTEYARCHEhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1815On September 4, educational workshops, quizes and interactive games devoted to energy saving on were held at Lenexpo’s Red Square. The main surprise for St. Petersburg residents was a concert by the popular singer Yulianna Karaulova and a flash mob with participation of tens of volunteers with balloons.2016-09-04GARDENERS ARE CELEBRATED AT THE EXHIBITION AND TRADE FAIR “AGRORUS”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/9/1814September 2 is the city Gardener’s Day within the Exhibition and Trade Fair “Agrorus”. Visitors can buy flowers, garden plants, vegetables, fruits, berries, honey and other food products. Concert and entertainment shows are prepared for guest: dancing and vocal groups perform, quizes are held, the Farm of Rural Animals is open.2016-09-02ALXANDER DROZDENKO THANKED EXPOFORUM-INTERNATIONAL FOR “AGRORUS”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1812The Governor of the Leningrad Region Alexander Drozdenko noted the great contribution of ExpoForum-International in developing the exhibition, business and other cultural events, and thanked it for organising and holding the International Agroindustrial Exhibition and Trade Fair “Agrorus”. This is the exhibition’s 25th year.2016-08-31ST. PETERSBURG AND THE LENINGRAD REGION CELEBRATED THEIR DAY AT “AGRORUS”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1813As a part of the Day of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region, products of more than 350 enterprises of the Leningrad Region were presented, a broad business programme was organised, and a Centre for Business Purchases was in operation. In the open exhibition space one could buy vegetables, fish, various sorts of cheese, bread and sausages, and visit the Farm of Rural Animals.2016-08-31ANNIVERSARY “AGRORUS” GREETS GUESTS IN EXPOFORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1811On August 30, the XXV International Agroindustrial Exhibition and Trade Fair “Agrorus” started its work in the EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre. In its anniversary year, the legendary Russian exhibition represents over 700 companies from six global countries on a new site. Leningrad, Penza, Vologda, Samara, Pskov and other regions present collective booths.2016-08-30ST. PETERSBURG RESIDENTS WILL BE TAUGHT TO SAVE ENERGY AT THE FESTIVAL #VMESTEYARCHEhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1810On 4 September, the All-Russian Energy Saving Festival #VmesteYarche will take place in Lenexpo, targeted at promoting the idea of energy saving. The project is organised with support of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs2016-08-29EXPOFORUM PREPARED FOR “DAY OF KNOWLEDGE”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1809The traditional August regional teachers’ council united teachers, nursery school teachers, leaders, methods instructors, representatives of legislative and executive authorities of the Leningrad Region, etc. Total number of participants – 1,200 people.2016-08-23LENEXPO HOSTS A LARGE TRADE FAIRhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1808On August 20-28, about 800 manufacturers and suppliers of agricultural products from Russia, Mongolia, China, Georgia, Belarus, Moldova, Uzbekistan and other countries present a wide range of consumer goods, farm products and honey.2016-08-20THE FIFTH CONFERENCE TRANSTEK-2016 TAKES PLACE IN LENEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1806The programme of the conference is the most ambitious one for last 12 years - it includes a plenary session and about 10 roundtable discussions, breakout sessions, conferences, public expert discussions and topical public lectures.2016-08-19PETERSBURG BUSINESS GETS STATE SUPPORT FOR PARTICIPATION IN EXHIBITIONShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1807Starting August 16, the St. Petersburg Centre for Business Development and Support renewed receipt of applications for subsidies to support small and medium business in 2016, and a special programme “Exhibition and Trade Fair Activities” started working.2016-08-19FESTIVE DIVINE SERVICE WAS HELD IN THE CHURCH OF THE SMOLENSK ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GODhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/8/1805On 10 August, in the Church of the Smolensk Icon of the Mother of God, the Orthodox Church held a divine service on the occasion of celebrations in honour of the Day of the Smolensk Icon of the Mother of God situated on the territory of EXPOROFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre.2016-08-10“SMART DISTRICT” PRESENTED TO JOURNALISTShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/7/1687On 22 July, the fifth press tour was held of the anniversary project implemented by the St. Petersburg Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs dedicated to the 20th Anniversary Year of the International Forum “Russian Industrialist” to Kozitskiy Plant CJSC with a visit of the pilot IMS district.2016-07-22STARCON, A MAJOR EVENT FOR SCI-FI FANS, STARTED IN ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/7/1688From 8 July through 10, more than 2,000 cosplayers, dressed up as movie, cartoon, comics and game characters, take part in StarCon, the 17th annual international festival of science fiction, cinema and science. This year the event is being held for the first time at EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre, occupying a record-setting area of 36,000 sq. metres.2016-07-08RUSSIAN INDUSTRIALIST FLEW TO JUPITERhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1689On 29 June, the fourth press tour dedicated to the 20-Anniversary Year of the International Forum “Russian Industrialist” was held in St. Petersburg. For the first time ever, the journalists visited the Jupiter innovation and production company, a small industrial enterprise.2016-06-29AMBASSADOR OF THE REPUBLIC OF HONDURAS: “WHEN SPIEF IS HELD AT EXPOFORUM, IT FEELS LIKE HOME”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1692Eleanora Ortez Williams, Ambassador of the Republic of Honduras, congratulated participants and organisers upon holding SPIEF-2016 at the new venue, EXPOFORUM2016-06-22VLADIMIR SOFYIN: “EXPOFORUM PROVIDES NEW UNIQUE POSSIBLITIES FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1693Vladimir Sofyin, Head of the Department for Technological Development and Innovation of Rossetti PJSC, shared his impressions on SPIEF at a new place.2016-06-22PHILIP ANTHONY ESPOSITO ON EXPOFORUM: “LET’S LAY ICE HERE AND PLAY HOCKEY”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1694Philip Anthony Esposito, the legendary Canadian hockey player and member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, shared his impressions on the new SPIEF venue, EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre.2016-06-22ALEXEI MALINOVSKIY ON EXPOFORUM: “A LOT OF AIR, SPACE AND INTERESTING MEETINGS”http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1695Alexei Malinovskiy, Head of MasterCard representative office in Russia, Armenia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, shared his impressions on the new SPIEF venue.2016-06-22VLADIMIR PUTIN SPOKE AT THE OPENING SESSION OF SPIEF IN EXPOFORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1666Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke in the EXPOFORUM Hall of Congresses on the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum2016-06-17THE ST. PETERSBURG INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OPENED IN EXPOFORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1664Russia’s leading economic forum opened on 16 June in the most modern convention and exhibition centre in Eastern Europe. Delegations, international companies, businessmen, politicians and public figures from 130 countries, a total of about 12,000 people, participated in the event.2016-06-16EXPOFORUM PRESENTED IN CHUVASHIAhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1674On 15–16 June, the employees of ExpoForum International took part in the Open Volga International Creative Festival for Territorial Marketing and Advertising held in Cheboksary, the capital of Chuvashia.2016-06-16THE FIRST RUSSIAN-CHINESE BUSINESS FORUM OPENED IN ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1665The first Russian-Chinese business forum was held on 15 June in the St. Petersburg Centre for Import Substitution and Localisation. The event was organised on day one of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum with the support of the St. Petersburg government and the Chinese Consulate General in St. Petersburg.2016-06-15EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL ON ITS WAY TO PERFECTION IN EVENT ORGANISATIONhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1673The St. Petersburg branch of the Russian Creative Union of Culture Workers, the organiser of the XIV Smelt Festival held at the Lenexpo exhibition complex on 14–15 May, confirmed the professionalism of the ExpoForum International team in event organisation.2016-06-15GLOBAL EXHIBITIONS DAY CELEBRATED IN RUSSIAhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1672Today, on 8 June, we celebrate the first-ever Global Exhibitions Day. Sergey Alekseev, the first Russian President of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry and the Vice President of ExpoForum International, was the holiday initiator. The event was supported by 28 national exhibition associations of America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.2016-06-08CHINA BUSINESS CENTRE REPRESENTED AT CHINA COMMODITY FAIRhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1670From 6 to 8 June, representatives of the China Business Centre took part in the China Commodity Fair, the national exhibition of high-quality consumer goods from China, which was held at Expocentre, Moscow.2016-06-07SPORTS EVENT AS THE NEW DIRECTION OF EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONALhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1671On 7 June, Maria Tubianskaya, Project Manager for Sports Events of the Hosted & Customised Events and Venue Services Division, presented ExpoForum as a multifunctional arena for sports competitions and events at the 5pEXPO International Forum of the Exhibition Industry.2016-06-07EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL PRESENTS PROJECTS AT 5PEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1669At the 5pEXPO International Forum of the Exhibition Industry held from 6 to 8 June in Moscow, representatives of ExpoForum International spoke about the market trends, problems and prospects, and also presented innovative projects of the company.2016-06-06THE CITY AS A TOURISM PRODUCT: WAYS TO INCREASE TOURIST INFLUX INTO ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/6/1668On 2 June, Sergey P. Alexeev, Vice President of ExpoForum International, participated in a roundtable discussion of the forum “Future St. Petersburg” dedicated to the possibilities of increasing tourist influx into St. Petersburg. Representatives of the city authorities, travel agencies, hotel and restaurant industry, companies and organisers of cultural events, etc. shared their opinion about the prospects for the tourism industry in the Northern capital.2016-06-02A PASSENGER BOAT SAVED FROM TERRORISTS AT LENEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/5/1640Training manoeuvres of EMERCOM of Russia ended on the water surface of the Gulf of Finland close to Lenexpo during the Baltic Sea Festival. The task to conduct an inspection parade of resources, men and equipment of ensuring safety at St. Petersburg water facilities was carried out excellently!2016-05-26LENEXPO HOSTING A HOLIDAY FOR SEA LOVERShttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/5/1641On 26 May, the Baltic Sea Festival, the largest boat show in the Northwest, opened at Lenexpo. The festival brought together more than 50 manufacturers of small boats, special materials and equipment, as well as all lovers of water sports and recreation.2016-05-26INTERNATIONAL INNOVATIVE FORUM OF PUBLIC TRANSPORT STARTED IN ST. PETERSBURGhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/5/1642More than 60 companies from 53 regions of Russia, as well as from the Republic of Belarus, Italy, Germany and Sweden presented the latest transport industry technological solutions at the SmartTRANSPORT International Innovative Forum of Public Transport from 25 to 28 May at the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre.2016-05-25Butterflies, cake and Global Exhibitions Dayhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/5/1612Global Exhibitions Day is a gift to the world's MICE industry. ExpoForum International decided to hold the best workshop in Russia on effective participation in exhibitions by Nikolay Karasev as a gift to the convention and the exhibition community as a whole.2016-05-20St. Petersburg hosts the Solids Russia 2016http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/5/1596Solids Russia is a major event in this business sector and will be attended by more than 40 companies from 10 countries. Current issues concerning the processing, storage and transportation of bulk materials will be discussed at the event.2016-05-18Liquefied Natural Gas International Conference & Exhibition to Be Held at Expoforumhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/4/1562The largest event in the field of liquefied natural gas production and use comparable in scale to the World Gas Conference plans attendance by about 3,000 delegates from all over the world.2016-04-14RUSSIA’S BEST JEWELLERS UNVEIL THEIR LATEST COLLECTIONS AT EXPOFORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/2/1427On 3 February, Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Centre hosted the opening of the first – and still one of buyers’ most-beloved – projects under the Russian Jewellery project: Junwex St. Petersburg. More than 600 participants were on-hand to dazzle St. Petersburg residents and visitors with roughly 1 mln pieces of Russian-made jewellery.2016-02-03NEVSKY DISTRICT WEEK OPENS AT LENEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/2/1426On 2 February, the Import-Substitution and Localisation Centre was the scene of the official opening of Nevsky District Week, devoted to the city’s largest transportation hub and leading industrial centre. The exhibition space was packed with displays by roughly 20 local industrial enterprises both large and small: producers of diesel engines, shipboard machinery, construction-industry wares, porcelain, household detergents, flour, baked goods, clothing and other products.2016-02-02VICE PRESIDENT OF EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVISOR IN SHANGHAIhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1425As of January 2016, Sergey Alexeev, Vice President of ExpoForum International, President of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs, President of UFI, is Special Advisor on the Convention-and-Exhibition Industry in the City of Shanghai.2016-01-27TOURISM IMPORT-SUBSTITUTION WEEK OPENS AT LENEXPOhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1424On-hand to present their stands were 110 companies from Pskov, Arkhangelsk, Saratov and Tyumen Regions and another 20 regions from around Russia, as well as St. Petersburg museums, tour operators and hotels. What’s more, Leningrad Region unveiled a new tourism project based in the Northwestern Federal District – the “Silver Ring.”2016-01-26CHINESE DELEGATION VISITS THE IMPORT-SUBSTITUTION AND LOCALISATION CENTREhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1423On 25 January, representatives of the People's Government of the Municipality of Beijing (PRC) took part in the inaugural session of the bilateral working group on cooperation between St. Petersburg and Beijing, which took place at the Import-Substitution and Localisation Centre, Lenexpo.2016-01-25EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL NAMED THE BEST EVENT ORGANISER OF 2015http://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1422ExpoForum International emerged victorious in the “Organiser” nominating category at the Annual Professional Awards of the Event Industry – the 2015 EFEA Awards in Russia. The presentation ceremony took place within the scope of the 5th Eurasian Event Forum.2016-01-22ELENA UBLIEVA DISCUSSES RAPID-GROWTH STRATEGYhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1420At the panel discussion “The Art of the Sale: How to Win Clients on the Venue Market,” which took place at the 5th Eurasian Event Forum, ExpoForum International’s Deputy General Director for Commercial Affairs Elena Ublieva delivered a speech entitled “Rapid-Growth Strategy: Secrets to Success.”2016-01-21EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL PRESENTS ITS STRATEGIC PROJECTS AT THE 5th EURASIAN EVENT FORUMhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1421The panel discussion “Organiser, Industry Partner, Exhibitor and Visitor: Closed Circuit or Mutually-Advantageous Partnership?,” which took place on the first day of the Eurasian Event Forum, featured remarks by Sergey Voronkov, General Director of ExpoForum International.2016-01-21EXPOFORUM INTERNATIONAL THANKED FOR PROVIDING ASSISTANCE TO CHILDREN IN NEEDhttp://www.expoforum.ru/en/presscentre/2016/1/1405The administration of St. Petersburg Residential Home for Children with Developmental Delays ¹ 4 sent the company a letter of appreciation for the assistance it rendered to the institution’s young wards.2016-01-12