On December 17, conference on Russia's role in the development of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation took place in Moscow by the Russian national side of the SCO Youth Council.
On December 15-16, in Moscow SCO Migration Experts Meeting titled "Global Challenges of Migration Processes on the Space of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation" was held.
On December 1-2, 2014, the 8th SCO Special Task Force on Transit Potential Meeting was hosted in the President Hotel, Ufa, Republic of Bashkortostan.
II Youth Forum of the Primorsky Region took place on FEFU (Far Eastern Federal University) on November 28-30, 2014. Youth Affairs Department of the region under the auspices of Youth Policy of the Far East Federal University Department performed as the event’s organizer.
Exhibition-conference Football Build Expo is a unique business platform for communication and networking between top officials of Ministries, Departments, Administrations of the regions involved in the preparation and holding of the 2018 World Cup Russia. Proxy Centre was as an exhibitor, introducing presentation materials about the company, its experience, services and end-to-end solutions in the field or organization and supervision of congress and sport events.
The 3rd International Youth Forum “DOBROFORUM 3.0” was held on November 21-22 in the “Corinthia Nevsky Palace”. The St. Petersburg Committee for the Youth Policy and Non-governmental Organizations Interaction was the event’s organizer.
On November, 20 the Annual Forum “Future Petersburg” - a leading communication platform in the sphere of urban development and renovation was held in Saint Petersburg, Astoria hotel. Its key point was: “Specifying coordinates, shaping a course”.
November 20–22, 2014, Gostiny Dvor hosted the 3rd International Forum on Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency (ENES 2014), the main business event in the development, introduction, and implementation of energy conservation and energy efficiency technologies.
The SCO Council of National Coordinators Meeting was held in Moscow on 8-9 November, as part of Russia's SCO Presidency.
The meeting participants discussed preparations for the SCO Heads of Government Council Meeting on 14-15 December 2014, in Astana, Kazakhstan. They also exchanged views on the organization's functioning, enlargement, and enhanced cooperation with the SCO observer states and dialogue partners.
On October 30, 2014 there was a specialized training for Proxy Centre company delegate managers on diplomatic protocol and etiquette. The trainer was “Consul” magazine editor-in-chief, Russian Diplomats Association member – Oleg Sarkisovich Davtyan.
On October 23-24 first business-forum “Multicarta – growth technologies 2014” was held in Saint Petersburg. Proxy Centre company was an official operator of the Forum. Meeting venue was Grand Hotel Emerald, located in the historical city centre. Proxy Centre specialists’ team has made a thorough preparation and realization of the event, during which a wide variety of organizational activities were fulfilled.
On September 18 – 21, 2014 «Proxy Centre» delegation, headed by Director General Sergey Lazutkin took part in the International Investment Forum «Sochi».
Russian short film festival “Koroche” – is an annual meeting, held in Kaliningrad. This festival is a fast track for young enthusiasts and cinema professionals to show their talent and works to leading Russian producing companies.
Festival guests are young film directors, eminent public persons, directors and actors. This year, the meeting took place from 22nd till 24th of August and was visited by Sergey Selyanov, the Festival President, Aleksey Tolstunov, Chairman of Judges, journalist and TV presenter Aleksey Pivovarov with his wife Anna Schneider, film director Petr Buslov, play-writer and director Evgeniy Grishkovets, actor Viktor Sukhorukov, European elite representative – Gloria Princess von Turn und Taxis and many other remarkable persons.
The International Banking Congress (IBC) annually takes place in Saint-Petersburg in summer time. This year the 23rd of the Russian Federation, IBC is attended by senior representatives of both Russian and foreign banking system.
Among the IBC-2014 speakers were: Elvira Nabiullina (Governor, Bank of Russia), Herman Gref (Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Sberbank of Russia), Andrey Kostin (President and Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council, VTB Bank), Jaime Caruana (General Manager, Bank for International Settlements), Miroslav Singer (Governor, Czech
National Bank), Dr. Jacob A. Frenkel (Chairman JPMorgan Chase International) and many others.
Altogether the IBC-2014 business and cultural programme was attended by 392 guests and 142 media representatives. 113 managers, 128 operating personnel and 8 liaison officers took part in the IBC organization.
Proxy Centre was involved in the organizing process from the very beginning.
The team of «Proxy Centre» has started prearrangement process of XXIII International Banking Congress (IBC-2014). Throughout a number of years this event gathers top-management of national and international financial institutions, leading experts, analysts, state government body chiefs and is one of the most relevant event in the life of Russian and world professional banking community. The Congress will take place on 30th of June and will last till 2nd of July 2014 in St.Petersburg.
Last Saturday was a final day of 18th St.Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). The meeting resulted in a wide range of undertook agreements, which have great significance for economic development of the Russian Federation and strengthening of international cooperation. «Proxy Centre» Co.Ltd. are proud of participating in the preparation process of such a paramount event.
18th annual St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) has started today – one of the biggest event in Russian and international economic life. Every year forum gathers more than 5000 leading representatives of political, business and scientific spheres from all over the world, bringing up most burning issues with international community.
Motto of this year is «Sustaining confidence in a world undergoing transformation». Planned amount of participants is 6,5 thousands, including heads of 146 biggest world and 450 Russian companies. President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is also expected to participate in the Forum, whose speech will open Plenary Session on Friday, 23rd of May.
In the frame of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum’s preparation, «Proxy Centre» Co. Ltd. has recruited and trained 23 employees to the position of Senior Administrator of congress halls on SPIEF 2014 venue.
The work of administrators regards to the «congress management» line and is closely connected with providing efficient and smooth functioning of all Forum’s business zones: congress halls, business meeting rooms, individual meeting areas, and common Forum’s areas.
Technical management of «Proxy Centre» Co.Ltd. has been working as a Technical Support service for St. Petersburg International Economic Forum already for several years by now.
«This year more than 429 companies are involved in organizing the Forum, it is more than 12 646 people, who are doing their best for prearrangement of the project, - imparts Sergey Ivanov, head of maintenance support department of «Proxy Centre» Co.Ltd.
On 12th of May specialists of «Proxy Centre» Co. Ltd. began participant accreditation for SPIEF. For now, already two accreditation points successfully operate: in Moscow - Ministry of Economic Development, in St.Petersburg – on Opochinin Street. By the beginning of the Forum, Central Accreditation Point in 4th pavilion of «Lenexpo» and 11 points will be operating to make accreditation process of the guests as smooth and flawless as possible. These additional points will be located in the places of arrival and accommodation of the SPIEF participants.
From 23rd till 25th of April in the Moscow World Trade Center hosted one of the most important financial events – 37th annual meeting of the Association of Development Financing Institutions in the Asia-Pacific region (ADFIAP), gathering more than 200 participants. «Proxy Centre» company took an active part in the carrying out the event, undertaking huge complex of organizational tasks.
Winter Olympic Games in Sochi became a critical examination for the largest Russian companies, which were involved into preparation process of one of the most important sport events of the planet. Business standing of the contractors and whole image of Russia in the world community opinion depended on the level of carrying out the Games. Enthusiastic reaction of the world press and high appreciation of the International Olympic Committee President, Thomas Bach, showed that this examination was passed with an excellent mark.
On February 12 the first G8 Accountability Working Group (AWG) Meeting took place in Moscow. The main task for the AWG is the preparation of the annual accountability report on the G8 development commitments for the annual G8 Leaders' Summit which will be held this year in Sochi on June 4-5. During the first meeting experts discussed a range of commitments to be included in the report.
On February 13-14, Moscow will host the first G8 Health Experts Group Meeting.
«Proxy Centre» LLC also took part in preparation and organization process. IT-specialists rendered full range of services during online registration and accreditation of the participants and personnel. We worked up special portals for delegates’ registration. For each country and international organization there was a personal account.
On February 6-7, Moscow hosted the first G8 Sherpas' Meeting in a series of inaugural events of Russia's G8 Presidency.
On 28th of January, open meeting of suppliers and contractors of petroleum company Rosneft in the sphere of informational technologies was organized by IT-service along with Custom Organization Department.
«Proxy Centre» LLC also joined this event. Our IT-specialists provided full range of services on preparation and realization of participants’ accreditation. Following services were rendered.
On 7th of January 2014, within the framework of agreement with XXII Winter Olympic Games and XI Winter Paralympic Games Organizing Committee, «Proxy Centre» LLC launched organization of Transport Information Desks on competition and non-competition objects of forthcoming Games. We also began organization of mobile ticket officers’ work. They offer services for passengers on the transport hubs in Adler, Krasnaya Polyana, Khosta, Matsesta, Esto-Sadok and Olympic Park.
The year 2014 «Proxy Centre» LLC has celebrated in a new office, at the business centre «Zvenigorodskiy», located in the heart of Saint Petersburg, close to «Zvenigorodskaya» metro station.
More than 60 employees of such departments as transport logistics and maintenance, IT department, economic department of international relations, accounts department, administration have occupied second and third floors of a renovated building with an area of about 500 square meters.