Kaluga companies took part in Saint-Petersburg International Forum
On the initiative of Center for Export Development of Kaluga Region, seven Kaluga companies took part in the XIX International Forum and Exhibition Russian Industrialist, which took place on October
Simultaneously with Russian Industrialist, the VIII Saint-Petersburg International Innovation Forum 2015, Gas Forum, and a number of specialised exhibitions took place in the same pavilion.
Energomash CJSC, ERGA LLC, Scientific and Production Association Geoenergetika LLC, Zavod NIBORIT LLC, and Svyaz-Inform-P LLC presented their innovative projects at the exhibition:
- Low voltage solutions for automobile industry, machine tool building, and security systems
- Permanent magnets and resin-bonded magnets, magnet separators, and iron separators
- Wear-resistant nanocomposite mineral coatings for friction couple surfaces
- Diamond tools for construction and stone working
- Mobile video transmission complex for provision of security in the service sector
Russian Industrialist Forum is a large-scale convention and exhibition event joining specialists from Russia and other countries of the world. Conduction of the Forum promotes the formation of state industrial policy of Russia, development of specific proposals for target-oriented federal and regional programs, encourages engineering, innovative, investment, power, and transport reequipment of enterprises, contributes to further specialisation of industrial enterprises, organisation of subcontracting system in the industrial sector, enhancement of quality and competitiveness of products, demonstration of best samples for their promotion to international and regional sales markets.
The Governor of Saint-Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko, who visited the exhibition on the first day of its work, gave a high rating to the Forum.
The business program included more than 40 events, which took place in the conference halls and open areas — Business Activity Zones. The specialists discussed the issues of investment and innovative policy, the ways for organisation of import substitution, and a number of other questions.
More than 300 Russian industrial companies participated in the exhibition as well as the companies from Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Taiwan, China, Moldavia, Republic of Macedonia, Finland, and Estonia. They presented their achievements and innovative solutions in machine tool building, metal working, laser equipment, robotic engineering, lighting engineering, and other sectors of industry.
More than 10 000 thousand specialists valued the new products by Russian and foreign manufacturers. Tatiana Schwarzkopf, Head of Representative Office NRW.INVEST Russia/St.Petersburg, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, visited the collective stand of Kaluga Region, showed interest in the developments presented by Kaluga companies, and discussed the potential cooperation in detail.
The Kaluga companies were able to meet and conduct business negotiations with the representative offices of foreign companies in Saint-Petersburg, prepared in advance by Center of Marketing Research and Subcontracting LLC of Kaluga City, which was in charge of that event.
The Kaluga participants of the Forum and exhibition had an opportunity to find new partners and conclude agreements with Russian production enterprises and foreign companies.
The results of participation of each company in the exhibition are still summarised and analysed; however, all the participants considered their participation in Russian Industrialist 2015 Forum as positive and useful.
The event was financed at the cost of the program for support of small and medium business.