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Krasnodar

Krasnodar is the administrative centre of the Krasnodar Region and sits approximately 100km from the Black Sea . As of 1 January , 2021 , the population of the Region was 5,683,947 , including 948,827 people in the city itself .
Krasnodar & Krasnoyarsk
Local expertise The economy of the Krasnodar Region is based on fuel and energy complexes , communication and IT technologies , the agro-industrial and resort and tourism sectors . More than a third of the regional industrial potential concentrated in Krasnodar .
Main specialised venues The Expograd YUG Exhibition and Congress Complex offers four indoor exhibition pavilions with a total area of 51,100sqm and an 11,000sqm entrance unit building . There are two outdoor areas covering 20,800sqm and which offer parking space for 2,400 cars . The congress facilities include several halls with seating capacities ranging from 55 to 382 . There are seven additional meeting rooms and a food court .
WTC-Krasnodar WTC-Krasnodar houses well equipped conference halls with capacities for 40 , 80 , 150 people .
Congress and chain hotels There are 17 congress hotels in Krasnodar and the following chain brand hotels :
• Crowne Plaza Krasnodar
• Four Points by Sheraton Krasnodar
• Krasnodar Marriott Hotel and others
Major exhibitions held in the region
• YUGAGRO – Hyve Group
• UMIDS - MVK
• YugBuild – MVK
Exhibition companies in the region
• Expograd EEC
• MVK ( Krasnodar Office )
Krasnodar ’ s international airport connects it with the largest cities of Russia and there are 26 direct scheduled flight services to foreign cities .

Krasnoyarsk

Krasnoyarsk is the administrative center of both the Siberian Federal District and the Krasnoyarsk Region . The Region ’ s population is 2,855,899 , including 1,093,628 in the city itself .
Krasnoyarsk Region covers 2,366,797 square kilometres which makes it the second largest constituent entity of Russia by area .
Local expertise Krasnoyarsk Region ’ s most important industries are metallurgy , mining , forestry and woodworking , agriculture and the fuel and energy complex .
Major events
• Winter Universiade , 2019 .
• Junior Curling World Cup , 2020 . The Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum is also a major annual event .
The leading exhibition companies and projects in the Siberian Federal District Kuzbass Fair , exhibition venue and organiser , Novokuznetsk . Indoor exhibition space : 22,390 sqm , outdoor space : 47,610sqm . Key projects : Ugol Rossii and Mining Siberian Science and Education Forum .
Above : Vinogradovskiy bridge in Krasnoyarsk
Sibexpocentre , exhibition venue and organiser , Irkutsk . Indoor exhibition space : 4,500sqm , outdoor space : 3,400sqm . Major projects : Transport and Roads of Siberia Sibwoodexpo Agricultural Week .
Novosibirsk Expocenter , Novosibirsk , 38,500sqm of total space , 14,200sqm – indoor exhibition space and 12,600sqm outdoors . Exhibitions held in the city include : NDT Novosibirsk – MVK Technoprom – Business Dialogue .
I congratulate RUEF on its 30th anniversary . RUEF has played a pivotal role in the development of the Russian exhibition industry through market research , education and provision of networking opportunities . I had the pleasure of working many years in Russia and providing advisory to Russian companies ; during these times the connection with RUEF has always been extremely positive and professional . I look forward to many more years of successful co-operation . Jochen Witt , president & CEO , jwc consultancy and Events .
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