In November the Childhood Planet Exhibition, the largest exhibition in the field of goods and services for children and future mums in the North-West of Russia, received a label from the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry.
On October 31 – November 3, 2018, for the first time in history, St. Petersburg hosted the 85th Global Congress of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI). The congress brought together more than 450 industry professionals from 54 countries of the world. The event was held at ExpoForum.
On November 2, the double anniversary “New Horizons: Lenexpo Is 50 – ExpoForum Is 10- Years-Old” was celebrated in EXPOFORUM. The leading players in the Russian and global exhibition industry, representatives of convention and exhibition venues, professional event organizers, strategic partners of ExpoForum-International assembled for the festival – a total of more than 250 people.
On November 2 the RUEF session took place in St. Petersburg where industry representatives discussed the potential of development of the congress and exhibition cluster in Russia.
On November 2 experts discussed prospects of development of the congress and exhibition industry in Russia at the business program of the UFI Global Congress.
From October 31 to November 2 the 85th Congress of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) took place in EXPOFORUM, after St. Petersburg won the right to hold it in 2016. About 500 major players of the industry from 54 countries met in the city on the banks of the Neva to sum up the results of 2018 and discuss the plans of the association for 2019.
The Real Estate Fair was opened in the G Pavilion of EXPOFORUM. The exposition consists of three sections dedicated to urban, country, international and resort real estate – in total more than 300 players of the market presented their options.