News in 2017

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.

“We’re pleased to welcome guests to our new hotel,” says Francois Morvan, General Manager of the hotel cluster Hilton and Hampton by Hilton St.Petersburg ExpoForum. “Business tourists and vacationers alike will be able to enjoy the incredible beauty of the city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with its outstanding architecture and long summer White Nights, while at the same time taking full advantage of the property’s convenient access to one of the best exhibition complexes in the world.”

The hotel offers 234 modern rooms, including 169 standards and 65 executive/luxury suites, where guests can visit the executive lounge and enjoy its wide selection of snacks and meals.

Hilton Saint Petersburg ExpoForum is well-equipped for holding business meetings and events of varying size – to this end, the hotel has eight multipurpose conference rooms and a pillarless hall for special functions with a capacity of up to 550 guests. In addition, there’s a spacious lobby with natural lighting, which can be used for guest registration, coffee breaks and networking between sessions.

The Hilton Saint Petersburg ExpoForum features two restaurants and a bar, where guests can sample dishes from international cuisine.

In late summer, the hotel will open its two-storey spa complex, including roughly 10 treatment rooms, a large indoor pool, a massage room, saunas and a Turkish bath, as well as a fitness centre that will operate around-the-clock.

Hotel guests will be able to use the free shuttlebuses running between the ExpoForum and local metro stations.

The Hilton Saint Petersburg ExpoForum is part of the Hilton Honors loyalty programme, which covers 14 individual chain brands. When making direct bookings, members of the Hilton Honors programme will be able to get various perks, including a flexible payment system, exclusive member discounts, and the standard access to free Wi-Fi. What’s more, members can take advantage of the popular digital tools in the Hilton Honor mobile app, which they can use to register at the hotel and choose their room.

In its nearly century-long history, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand has opened more than 570 hotels on six continents. As the flagship brand in the Hilton chain, Hilton Hotels & Resorts continues to set new hospitality standards and develop breakthrough product innovations and services capable of meeting the expectations of the most demanding world travelers.

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

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.

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.

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