Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Centre was included in the top 25 global event sites in the EventMB version. The catalogue “25 Event Venues and Destinations to Watch in 2018” collects the best global complexes from the United States, Ireland, Canada, UAE and other countries. ExpoForum is the only representative from Russia.
On 24 October, the Russian National Congress of Cardiologists, the country’s largest event, began in St. Petersburg. It has over 5,000 specialists participating from over 150 cities and 32 countries.
On 18 October in Expoforum a specialised exhibition began of advertising technologies “Advertising. Publicity. Information Design.” This year, the event takes place jointly with the International Festival of Publishing and Light Engineering and for the first time, with the Northwest Stationery Forum. The topics were not selected accidently, these spheres could interact effectively and produce fresh solutions because of each other.
The purpose of the Forum is to promote the development of municipal passenger transportation.
Sergey Voronkov elected to the board of directors of the Global association of the exhibition industry
The CEO of ExpoForum-International, operator of Expoforum and Lenexpo was elected to the Board of Directors of UFI (Global Association of the Exhibition Industry).
The Expoforum on 14 October opened the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union with the participation of the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin. Before the Assembly started working, a meeting was held between the head of state and the members of the IPU Executive Committee.
A gala opening ceremony of the anniversary St. Petersburg International Health Forum took place on 11 October. This is the largest healthcare project in Northwest Russia.