Organisation of exhibitions and forums
ExpoForum International is one of the congress and exhibition market leaders of Russia. The company operates two specialized venues: the newly built ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center, and Lenexpo Exhibition Complex, both hosting variation of over 200 events every year – congresses and exhibitions, forums and conventions, interactive and multimedia performances, shows, corporate and sport events. There are over 40 various own projects in its portfolio. 78 events (19 own and 59 guest) were held on the premises of ExpoForum International (Expoforum and Lenexpo) during the first part of 2017. Both areas were attended by over 722 250 visitors, about 6000 exhibitors took part in the events, with 7% growth of international participants’ rate as compared to previous years.
ExpoForum International has a market share of 6% in monetary terms and over 11% in terms of area rented among event platform operators. The company covers 5% in volume terms (rented area) in the segment of venue organizers of Russia and controls a market share of over 50% in the North-Western Federal District.
Among its top priority projects are: St. Petersburg International Gas Forum, Russian International Energy Forum, Russian Industrialist, Agrorus Exhibition and Trade Fair, ZooShow Exhibition, the Russia’s only horse show HippoSphere, Municipal housing complex of Russia Exhibition and Conference, Ecology of Big City Forum, Labor Forum, Smart Transport and others.
In 2015, ExpoForum International launched several strategic projects on the basis of Lenexpo – Chinese Business Center, Import substitution and localization Center, Export Support Center, Latin American Business Center.
The company successfully organizes Russian exhibits and business programs at foreign specialized exhibitions and international forums, among which are: Expo-2012 (Korea), IMEX (Germany), Manufacturing Indonesia (Indonesia). The company operated major world event such as the International Convention SportAccord, ASEAN-Russia business forum, St. Petersburg stage of Hockey World championship – 2016.
The Company’s partners include international exhibition organizers: ITE Group, Reed Exhibitions, Messe Düsseldorf, Messe Essen, Dolphin Exhibitions, as well as Russian leaders of exhibition business: RESTEC, Farexpo, Kinoexpo, CCC Imperia and others.
The quality of company’s services is confirmed by its membership within prestigious international associations – ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association), AIPC (International Association of convention centers) and UFI (Global Association of the Exhibition industry).
ExpoForum International provides a full range of related services, including exhibition and exhibition displays construction, catering, transportation and touristic services.