Proxy Centre delegation took part in the exhibition IBTM World - the world's largest business platform for the organizers of forums, congresses, exhibitions and other business events, which was held in Barcelona.
VIII International Forum "Arctic: Today and the Future" was held in St. Petersburg in the largest russian congress and exhibition center "Expoforum" from 5th to 7th December. Proxy Centre completed a complex of works on accreditation of participants of the Forum and access control to the venue.
The 7th St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum (SPICF) welcomed a record number of participants and confirmed its status as Russia's largest annual cultural event. In keeping with tradition, Proxy Centre saw to the accreditation of forum participants while also taking part for the first time in organizing event transportation.
About the main events of the festival program and the work of company "Proxy Centre" at the Forum — in the review "Fontanka"
Proxy Centre provides accreditation of participants of the VII St. Petersburg International Cultural forum. The largest Russian annual event in the sphere of culture will be held on November 15th -17th.
The market for convention and exhibition activities and the organization of business events in Russia is actively evolving, but lags behind the global market in terms of the availability of infrastructure. Proxy Centre Director Sergey Lazutkin told BG correspondent Anastasia Tsybina about the struggle among cities to host major events, industry trends, and issues that are important to customers and the audience.
The company "Proxy Centre" represented by Director Sergey Lazutkin participates in the XI Eurasian Economic Forum, which takes place in Verona on October 25-26. The Forum is the only major business event in the EU, where Russian and European business discuss the problems of Greater Eurasia.
Proxy Centre organized the 70th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), which was held in Sochi on 1–5 October.
The total positive economic effect of the FIFA World Cup on the Russian economy exceeded 950 billion roubles, with an annual increase over the next five years estimated at 150–210 billion roubles, according to the final report of the Russia 2018 Local Organizing Committee.
Proxy Centre General Director Sergey Lazutkin has given an interview about the market for event services in St. Petersburg and Russia.
Proxy Centre Company takes part in the preparation of the VII St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum, which will be held on November 15-17. The company's specialists will provide web-registration and accreditation of all categories of participants of the largest cultural forum in Russia.
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Oleg Garkusha, a famous Russian musician, singer, poet and showman, member of the "Auktzyon" music band and head of Saint-Petersburg public charitable foundation for the youth culture development "Garkundel", has visited the office of The Yalta International Economic Forum (YIEF) Foundation in Yalta.
Top officers of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) said the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaтм was the best of all time. Proxy Centre provided comprehensive transport services for the Cup at all stages.
In the new ranking of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), Russia’s national team jumped from the 70th to the 49th place – up 21 positions. This is FIFA’s first ranking compiled after the World Cup held in Russia.
A series of master classes given by one of the world’s leading choreographers, Oleg Vinogradov, took place in three Italian cities. The choreographer introduced Italian choreographers and dancers to the school of Russian ballet and shared experience staging large and small ballets. He also held a series of round tables for choreographers and teachers from ballet schools, met with leaders from those cities he was visiting, and chaired the panel of judges for the Arenzano in Danza ballet competition. Proxy Centre was involved in organizing the trip.
Director of the Department of competitions and events’ organization of the International Football Federation (FIFA) Colin Smith highly praised organizational level of the World Cup, held in Russia.
Russian National Team has attended FIFA fan festival in Moscow to express personal gratitude to all the fans for their incredible support during the tournament. Thousands of fans came to meet the team.
The gala concert to mark the 25th anniversary of the international private theatre company Stars of the 21st Century was held on 30 June in the world ballet capital of St. Petersburg, on the stage of the Oktyabrsky Grand Concert Hall. The concert was held with the support of the company Proxy Centre. The artistic director of the gala concert was the legendary choreographer Oleg Vinogradov, a People’s Artist of the USSR, academic, and a laureate of the State Prize of Russia and eight international prizes.
Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the football park on Red Square that will remain open throughout the World Cup and inspected a pavilion where the main World Cup 2018 trophy is displayed.
The 68th Congress of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) was held in Moscow on 13 June, the eve of the start of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Delegates from all 211 national football associations and six continental confederations assembled in Moscow for the Congress. Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the event’s participants. Proxy Centre provided transport services for the Congress.
Today, 14 June, Russia–Saudi Arabia match at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow launches the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The 2018 World Cup will be the 21st in the history of the Championship and Russia’s first, spanning 11 cities and 12 stadiums (Luzhniki and Otkrytie Arena will both host matches in Moscow) – from Kaliningrad in the west to Yekaterinburg in the east, from St. Petersburg in the north to Sochi in the south. The other host cities are Nizhny Novgorod, Volgograd, Samara, Kazan, Saransk and Rostov-on-Don.
Proxy Centre is continuing to provide transport services for the preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaтм. All the World Cup host cities have held test matches and Proxy Centre tested motorcade entrances to stadiums and protocol routes.
The 22nd St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) was the largest in the history of the event. A record number of participants visited the forum with more than 17,000 repre-sentatives of the business and political community from 143 countries coming to take it in. Five hundred and ninety-three agreements were signed at SPIEF 2018, reaching a total of 2.625 tril-lion roubles.
Russia’s biggest business event, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), opened on 24 May at ExpoForum Congress and Exhibition Centre. Proxy Centre operates SPIEF’s official cars used to provide transport services to the event’s speakers and participants.
The International Russian Nights Festival was held in the Italian city of Modena from 28 April to 2 May. Proxy Centre took active participation in organizing and holding festival events.
St. Petersburg was the capital city of the 7th International Jazz Day celebrated on 30 April under UNESCO auspices. Proxy Centre handled accreditation of participants and guests of the musical event.
Preparations for the 2018 World Cup are basically complete, “Russia is ready for the tournament”, said Russian President Vladimir Putin at the meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee.
Proxy Centre has been granted the status of official partner of the European Wrestling Championships (Freestyle, Greco-Roman and Women’s Wrestling) on 30 April – 6 May in Kaspiysk (Republic of Dagestan, Russia).
Russia’s biggest business event, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), will be held at the EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre on 24–26 May. Since 2012, Proxy Centre has participated in organizing the Forum. This year, the company will be operating SPIEF’s official cars for event speakers and participants.
In February, Proxy Centre took part in providing transport services for a seminar for teams playing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaтм. The seminar was held in Sochi on 26–28 February and was attended by representatives of all the 32 national teams playing in the World Cup finals.
The list of international political events serviced by Proxy Center keeps expanding. In January this year, the company provided accreditation services to participants in the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi.
The Russian Investment Forum in Sochi assembled members of federal and regional authorities, leading economists and entrepreneurs, heads of major Russian and foreign companies. Proxy Centre successfully performed accreditation of the participants, providing high-quality services and meeting all customers’ requests.
Proxy Centre started working on its part of the preparations for the Russian Investment Forum (RIF) to be held in Sochi on 15–16 February. The company’s employees began accrediting technical personnel working on preparing and holding the Forum; an accreditation point has been opened at the Tulip Inn hotel. Proxy Centre is training temporary workers to accredit Forum participants. Before the Forum opens, specialized briefings and training sessions are held for the temporary personnel.
In January-March 2018, FIFA representatives are making inspection visits to all the host cities of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaтм. Proxy Centre is providing transport services for the inspection visits in eight host cities: St Petersburg, Moscow, Sochi, Rostov-on-Don, Saransk, Nizhny Novgorod, Volgograd and Kaliningrad.
From 14 June to 15 July 2018, Russia will play host to the main sporting event of the world – 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Matches will be held in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Sochi, Yekaterinburg, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Saransk, and Volgograd.
OOO "Proxy Centre" took part in preparation and holding of the solemn ceremony of closing the thermal envelope (Topping Out) of the new terminal building of the airport "Simferopol". The event, which completed assembly of the main terminal building, was held with the participation of the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation Maxim Sokolov, the head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov and Chairman of the Council of State of Crimea Vladimir Konstantinov.