“ExpoForum-International” awarded by “The Industry Meeting Oscar”
On January 28, the winners for EFEA Awards - the international annual independent award amongst the event organizers has been announced. The nomination of “The Organizer of Year for The Russian Federation region” The judges named “Expo Forum-International” and “Roskongress” to be the winner, and have been recognized as The Best “Organization of The Year” nomination.
RIEF 2020 Takes Place in a Hybrid Format
The 8th Russian International Energy Forum (RIEF, Forum) will take place on December 1–3, 2020, in a hybrid format: some events will be held online, and the others – on a venue of the EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Center.
3,000 Users Joined the Work of the BRICS Forum
On November 5–6, the Second International Municipal BRICS Forum was held in an online format in St. Petersburg under the aegis of Russian Federation's chairmanship. In the framework of the Business Program 20 video conferences took place, including 18 specialized sessions, a plenary session and a ceremony of signing agreements.
Want to Get a Visa? EXPOFORUM Will Help!
Since January 2021 residents of 52 countries will be able to get special unified electronic visas to entry Russia. We’ll tell about this list, what is special about it, and what can be done if your state is not there...
Forums, conventions and exhibitions are back at Expoforum!
Governor Alexander Beglov introduced changes to the resolution of the Government of St. Petersburg dated 13 March 2020 No. 121 “On measures to counteract the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in St. Petersburg”.
New dates will be announced later
Ecological, housing and industrial projects unite at Expoforum
This year, specialists in the fields of industry, ecology and housing can expect a large-scale event: the “Ecology of a Big City” forum and the International Exhibition and Convention “Housing and Communal Services of Russia” will be held jointly with the St. Petersburg Technical Fair (SPTF) and the HI-TECH innovations exhibition in the Expoforum convention and exhibition centre from 18 to 20 March.
8 March is about more than just tulips
On 7 March, the annual furry spring event, the ‘Zooshow’ pet exhibition, was opened in Expoforum.
St. Petersburg: the Labour Capital of Russia!
On 27 February, the official opening of the fourth specialised workplace safety and staff development exhibition, CUBE EXPO 2020, was held at Expoforum as part of the fourth St. Petersburg International Labour Forum.
Expoforum nominated for the British Exhibition News Awards
Конгрессно-выставочный центр «Экспофорум» в третий раз номинирован на британскую премию Exhibition News Awards в категории Best International Venue (Лучшая международная площадка).
Veterinary Practitioners, Unite!
The Vet.Camp 2020 conference opened on February 18 at Expoforum to include 4 days of intensive training for physicians in all areas of today’s veterinary practice, presenting up-to-date information in a new format.
The best artists have arrived at Expoforum from every corner of Russia
Last Friday, 14 February, the flashy and flamboyant opening ceremony of the ‘Ponaehali!’ international graphic art fair was held at the Expoforum convention and exhibition centre.
Sergey Voronkov appointed Chairman of the Commission on Exhibition Activities of the RUIE
Sergey Voronkov, the President of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs (RUEF) and CEO of ExpoForum International, was appointed chairman of the Commission on Exhibition Activities of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RUIE).
Nevskiy Larets 2020: a celebration for creators and craftspeople
On 7 February, the opening ceremony of the third Nevskiy Larets International Trade Fair of Folk Arts and Crafts was held in the Expoforum convention and exhibition centre.
Pope Francis Blesses Exhibitions Industry
On February 6, the participants of UFI Global CEO Summit 2020 met with Pope Francis in the Vatican.
A new development stage in Russian-Mexican cooperation
From 22 to 25 January, Expoforum International’s department of strategic communication, with support from the Convention Bureau and the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry, organised a visit by the leaders of Mexico’s MICE industry to St. Petersburg. During the visit, the delegation visited the Expoforum convention and exhibition centre, met with representatives of St. Petersburg’s business community and discussed the trajectory of cooperation as part of the ninth Eurasian Event Forum.
Let the Youth Days Begin!
On Russian Students Day, 25 January, a meeting was held at Lenexpo between St. Petersburg’s students and the city’s vice governors, Irina Potekhina, Yevgeny Yelin, Vladimir Knyaginin and Yulia Ablets, chairlady of the Committee for Youth Politics and Cooperation with Social Organisations.
Expoforum International Employees as EFEA Speakers
From 22–24 January, the annual Eurasian Event Forum (EFEA), a communication platform for event industry professionals, was held in St. Petersburg. The overall theme of the Forum was the issue of sustainable development and the UN’s 17 goals. A wide-ranging business programme was carried out over three days, where the key speakers included employees of Expoforum International.
Third Nevskiy Larets International Trade Fair of Folk Arts and Crafts 2020.
The Third Nevskiy Larets International Trade Fair of Folk Arts and Crafts, with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Government of St. Petersburg and the Government of Leningrad Oblast, the association ‘Folk Arts and Crafts and Trades of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Oblast’ and field-related regional associations, will be held from 7 to 9 February 2020 in the Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Centre.
We All Have a Bit of Magi in Us at Christmas...
The New Year celebrations and holidays are coming to an end. It is always a delight to spend them with our loved ones, granting their wishes and bringing them joy.