News in 2017

11.03.2017

SPRING PET EXPO OPENS IN LENEXPO

On March 11, the largest pet exhibition in the Russian northwest "Zooshow" welcomed its guests on the grounds of the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex. Pet lovers are offered an extensive programme featuring thrilling pet competitions, galas, contests and shows. They will also have an opportunity to receive advice of veterinary doctors and breeders.

The big ring is reserved for the Flyball Gala and the dog dance competition "ZOOSHOW, Spring 2017". Champions will secure a berth to the upcoming world and European competitions.

The conformation shows "Vesennyaya Kapel 2017" (The Spring Drip Drop 2017), "Zori Nevy 2017" (The Neva Daybreak 2017), the Moscow CAC and the Russian CACIB-WCHSA Championships where judges select Pit Bull Terriers, Labradors, Huskies, Beagles, Leonbergers, Shih Tzus, Biewer A' La Pom Pons best conforming to the established breed type will be staged on the small rings.

The feline clubs Bastet (FIFE) and Varieta (WACC) have organized shows of purebred cats. Visitors of the Zooshow will see more than 20 breeds of cats, including Maine Coon, Savannah, Birman, British Shorthair, Devon Rex and many others. Come to the Expo to see tamed raccoons Mitya and Timofey, fox Pablo and a variety of reptiles.

This year, a large part of the display will be taken up by rodents. Pet clubs will be holding shows of guinea pigs, fancy rats, rabbits and gerbils. Rabbit breeding experts will participate in a roundtable where they will discuss existing European standards, current Russian rabbit breeding trends and share their tips for arranging a rabbit farm and avoiding typical errors of amateur rabbit breeders. The guests will also see the "Rodent Festival" show with an extensive programme featuring rat agility races, the "Rats – Rope-Walkers" contest, a pet fashion show and "The Best Cage Decor" contest.

The clubs of fancy ferrets "Melian" and "Russkiy Khoryek" (The Russian Ferret) have prepared an eye-catching display and a rich entertainment programme. Guests touring the display will be able to ask experts questions about the specifics of ferret care.

This year the Zooshow is introducing a new theme, "Ornithology", and will be hosting a bird veterinary workshop and a separate display where breeders and veterinarian physicians specializing in birds will answer questions concerning bird care.

A fair of pet supplies will be running on the sidelines of the Pet Expo. Here, pet lovers will be able to purchase pet food and accessories for their companions or treat them to delicacies at a pet restaurant.

31.03.2017

PETERSBURGERS CHOOSE THEIR OWN HOMES

ExpoForums pavilion G launched the Real Estate Fair exhibition. The exposition consists of three sections, devoted to urban, suburban, foreign and resort properties over 300 market players are on hand to showcase their offers.

30.03.2017

EXPOFORUM THROWS OPEN ITS DOORS TO LITTLE GUESTS ONCE AGAIN

Planet Childhood, a specialised exhibition devoted to childrens goods and services, has opened in St. Petersburg. The opening ceremony featured performances by young dancers from the production centre National Musical Corporation, and a participant in the Voice: Kids show the Junior Eurovision semifinalist Sveta Bedyukh.

29.03.2017

HEILONGJIANG EXHIBITION COMPANY VISITS EXPOFORUM AND LENEXPO

On March 29, a meeting took place between representatives of ExpoForum International and Heilongjiang Far East Conference & Exhibition Service Co., Ltd.

27.03.2017

HILTON SAINT PETERSBURG EXPOFORUM WELCOMES ITS FIRST GUESTS

March 27 saw the opening of the Hilton Saint Petersburg ExpoForum, becoming the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in the Russian Northwest. The hotel is part of the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre, site of the annual holding of more than 200 different events forums, conventions, exhibitions and sporting events.

27.03.2017

EXPOFORUM HOSTS RUSSIAS LARGEST DANCE TOURNAMENT

More than 3,000 dancers aged 4 to 65 converged on St. Petersburg from 60 Russian cities to take part in the 16th Russian Championship Competition in Modern Dance, held under the auspices of the All-Russian Dance Organisation (ORTO).

20.03.2017

SERGEI VORONKOV IS APPOINTED SPEAKER OF THE LARGEST ST. PETERSBURG BUSINESS FESTIVAL

Sergei Voronkov, CEO, ExpoForum International, will take part in the Big Business Fun Festival, where he will explain how participation in exhibitions boosts sales and creates a positive company image.

15.03.2017

"HUMAN RESOURCES. MANAGEMENT. SECURITY" EXHIBITION: STAKING ON SAFETY

Participants of the "Human Resources. Management. Security 2017" Exhibition, which had perfectly aligned with the programme of St. Petersburg International Labour Forum, presented their latest breakthroughs in the area of labour safety.

15.03.2017

PEACE. LABOUR. MARCH. PETERSBURG

The First International Labour Forum, a largest exhibition and workshop focusing on human capital, commenced its operation on the grounds of the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre.

14.03.2017

150 EMPLOYERS PARTICIPATE IN A JOB FAIR

A citywide Job and Apprentice Position Fair was held on March 14 in Pavilion 7 of Lenexpo. The Fair operated not just as a venue where applicants met their potential employers, but also served as a training ground. Experts of the city Unemployment Centre held a score of events, including trainings, seminars and workshops, where they covered such issues as legal aspects of employment, social adaptation and provided on-spot career counseling.

14.03.2017

ST. PETERSBURG'S PARTNER REGIONS MEET IN EXPOFORUM

The 11th St. Petersburg Partneriat for Small and Medium Business "St. Petersburg. Russian and Foreign Regions", an annual event promoting the development of economic cooperation and facilitating international and regional bonding has welcomed its guests in the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre on Pulkovo Heights.

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