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Gazprom is a global energy company focused on exploration, production, transportation, storage, processing and sales of gas, gas condensate and oil, sales of gas as a vehicle fuel, as well as generation and marketing of heat and electric power.
Gazprom holds the world’s largest natural gas reserves being the global leader in gas production and supply. The Company actively implements large-scale gas development projects including the Yamal Peninsula, Eastern Siberia and the Russian Far East, as well as a number of hydrocarbon exploration and production projects abroad.
Gazprom supplies gas to domestic and foreign consumers. Company is among top Russian oil and gas condensate producers and owns large assets for generation of electricity and heat in Russia.
The State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom is a multi-industry holding company that comprises assets in power engineering, machine building, and construction. Its strategy is to develop low-carbon generation, including wind power. ROSATOM is the national leader in power generation (accounting for about 20% of the country's total output) and ranks first globally in terms of the size of its portfolio of orders for the construction of nuclear power plants: 33 power units in 10 countries are at different stages of implementation. ROSATOM includes over 350 enterprises and organizations employing a total of more than 290,000 people.
The ROSATOM business strategy is guided by the international sustainable development agenda. ROSATOM makes a significant contribution to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals as a low-carbon electricity company, developing nuclear, hydrogen and wind energy. Annually, Russian-designed nuclear power plants prevent more than 210 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions, which is the main cause of climate change.
Established in 2007, Uralchem JSC is one of the world’s largest producers and exporters of nitrogen, complex and phosphate fertilisers. The Company’s production assets are located in Russia’s Kaliningrad Region (GEO NPK LLC), Kirov Region (KCKK branch), Moscow Region (VMF branch) and Perm Region (Azot branch and PMF branch).
Uralchem JSC, together with Uralkali PJSC and TOAZ PJSC, is part of Uralchem Group – a leading producer of mineral fertilisers in Russia.
In total, Uralchem JSC has 10,000 employees.
The product range of the company is based on the latest agrichemical research and was designed to match customer needs for efficient application in the agricultural, chemical, mining, metals, construction and other sectors.
Uralkali PJSC is a leading global producer and exporter of potash, which is an essential element for the growth and development of all living organisms and which does not have any natural or artificial substitutes. The company has an effective value chain, which covers the whole scope of operations, from the mining of potash ore to the supply of finished products to customers across the world.
The production assets of the company are located in the Perm Region of Russia, at the Verkhnekamskoye deposit of potassium and magnesium salts, the world’s second-largest deposit in terms of ore reserves.
Uralkali PJSC, together with Uralchem JSC and TOAZ PJSC, is part of Uralchem Group – a leading producer of mineral fertilisers in Russia.
In total, Uralkali PJSC has 21,000 employees.
The company also owns assets to store, transport and tranship raw materials and finished products. These assets include the Baltic Bulker Terminal in St. Petersburg and a fleet of railway wagons.
Rosseti Group is one of the world's largest power grid holdings and a supplier of electricity to consumers in 78 regions of Russia. Rosseti operates 2.45 mn km of power transmission lines and electrical substations with a total capacity of 826,000 MVA. The grids of Rosseti Group transmit over 77% of all electrical power generated in the country.
The Group has 43 subsidiaries, including 16 distribution network companies. Rosseti headcount is about 230,000 people.
The controlling shareholder of the parent company, Rosseti PJSC, is the Government represented by the Federal Agency for State Property Management.
LUKOIL is one of the largest international private vertically-integrated energy companies, accounting for over 2% of global oil production and about 1% of proved hydrocarbon reserves.
With exploration, production and marketing of oil, gas, petroleum and petrochemical products being LUKOIL Group’s core businesses, the company plays a key role on Russia’s fuel and energy market. One of the largest taxpayers in this country, LUKOIL produces 15% and refines about 17% of oil in Russia.
Operating in six federal districts (64 regions) of the Russian Federation and over thirty countries worldwide, LUKOIL provides jobs for more than 105 thousand employees.
Since its foundation, LUKOIL has been conducting its business in a sustainable way, seeking to strike a balance between environmental sustainability and social and economic development.
NOVATEK is Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer. Founded in 1994, the Company is engaged in exploration, production, processing and marketing of natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons.
The Company is in the top three in terms of proven reserves and top five in terms of gas production among major public companies globally. The Company’s reserve to production ratio (SEC) as of the end of 2022 is 28 years.
Developing competitive natural gas liquefaction facilities is the Company's key strategic focus.
Yamal LNG, the Company's largest LNG project, is located on the Yamal Peninsula. It is an integrated project for production, liquefaction and export of natural gas. In 2019, an integrated facility for LNG production and transshipment commenced its operation in the port of Vysotsk, Leningrad Region.
For its future LNG projects, the Company built an Offshore Superfacility Construction Center in Murmansk Region, which has a vital role to play for the LNG equipment manufacturing industry emerging in Russia. The Center is currently busy with fabricating the first two GBS LNG Trains for the Arctic LNG 2 project. The Arctic LNG 2 project's three trains are expected to commence operation in 2023, 2024 and 2026, respectively.
The Company engages hundreds of Russian companies to develop its projects. Some of the solutions are tailor-made for the Company's projects, making them truly unique.
Sberbank is Russia’s largest bank and a leading global financial institution. Holding almost one-third of aggregate Russian banking sector assets, Sberbank is the key lender to the national economy and one of the biggest deposit takers in Russia. The Government of the Russian Federation represented by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation is the principal shareholder of Sberbank owning 50% plus one voting share of the bank’s authorized capital, with the remaining 50% minus one voting share held by domestic and international investors. The bank has a major distribution network in Russia with about 14,000 branches. It holds general banking license No. 1481 dd. August 11, 2015, from the Bank of Russia.
The Bank of Non-Core Assets TRUST is a majority state-owned Russian financial institution. It was founded in July, 2018 on the basis of the bank TRUST (PJSC) through consolidation of non-core assets of the financial institutions being restored. The Bank TRUST acts to effectively manage the assets for the purpose of their restoration and value appreciation with subsequent sale on the market at the highest possible price. Through sale of assets the state will be able to recover costs for resolution of the largest banks. The strategy of the Bank TRUST is to get 482 billion rubles until the end of 2023. The assets of the Bank TRUST include: Baltic Leasing JSC, Tochka JSC, a leader of innovative car-building within the 1520 gauge railway track zone. The total balance cost of assets of the bank is 233 billion rubles.
Denis'School is the largest Russian private educational company, specializing in corporate trainings of 11 foreign languages, for Russian business and government organizations. Based on 30 years of experience in Russia and in CIS countries, the company has a team of over 750 certified teachers, including 200 native teachers, and is constantly developing its innovative online platform JetClass (included in the Russian software register of the Ministry of Digital Development of the Russian Federation). Denis'School is the only company that provides its corporate clients with a financial guarantee of the learning results. The company's portfolio of learning solutions is focused on the internationalization of Russian business, advanced trainings of teachers in Russian schools and universities, the development of the hospitality industry in the regions of the Russian Federation, etc. Commissioned by the Federal Agency for Nationalities of the Russian Federation, Denis'School is currently developing the most modern online school of Russian language as a foreign language. Denis'School is the official Educational Partner of the Roscongress Foundation.
Almaz-Antey Corporation is one of the largest integrated associations of the Russian defense industry, which unites more than 70 research institutes, design bureaus, industrial companies and service centers. The Corporation’s products are exported to more than 50 countries. The Corporation cooperates with participants of B2B and B2G markets as a reliable industrial partner with large scientific and production potential and has competencies at all stages of the product life cycle. Priority areas for the development of products are: fuel and energy complex, medical equipment, housing and communal sector, transport, communications, industrial technologies.
Russian Helicopters is a leading player in the global helicopter industry, the sole Russian rotorcraft designer and manufacturer and one of the few companies worldwide with the capability to design, manufacture, service and test modern civilian and military helicopters. Russian Helicopters is part of State Corporation Rostec.
Russian Helicopters’ facilities span the entire country. The Company includes design bureaus, helicopter assembly plants, components production, maintenance and repair enterprises, aircraft repair plants, and helicopter service companies providing after-sales support in Russia and abroad. Russian Helicopters is headquartered in Moscow.
KAMAZ PTC is the leader of the Russian market, one of the top 20 truck manufacturers in the world. KAMAZ trucks are operated in more than 80 countries.
Product range covers vehicles with a gross weight from 9 to 100 tons. More than 30 KAMAZ chassis are used for production of a wide range of special vehicles for various sectors of economy. More than 100 special vehicles manufacturing plants are cooperating with the company.
United Metallurgical Company Joint-Stock Company (AO OMK)
OMK is a Russian industry major. It provides mature and state-of-the-art product and service solutions to the domestic energy industry, construction, machine building, and transportation. The OMK Group includes six metallurgical and engineering facilities, service companies and trading networks.
OMK offers its energy customers steel tubulars of various sizes for various applications, coiled and flat rolled goods, pipeline fittings and valving, automated gate stations, modular gas stripping equipment, and a lot more. The OMK product offering also includes innovative clad pipe products and casing with premium threaded connections.
The Company employs over 32,000 people. OMK was founded in 1992.
ROSOBORONEXPORT is Russia’s sole state agency for export of the full range of defense-related and dual-use products, services and technologies.
It is part of Rostec State Corporation.
Rosoboronexport is among leaders in the global arms market.
Rosoboronexport accounts for over 85% of Russia’s exports of arms and military equipment.
Rosoboronexport cooperates with more than 700 Russian defense industrial enterprises and organizations.
The geographical scope of Russia’s military-technical cooperation encompasses more than 100 countries.
Rostec is the largest State Corporation covering up to 800 industrial, scientific and manufacturing organisations in 60 regions of Russia.
The key operational areas are aircraft engineering, radio electronics, medical technologies, innovative materials, etc.
The Corporation is the supplier to more than 100 countries of the world, with almost one third of the revenue driven by its high-tech products’ export.
Sinara Transport Machines (STM) is one of the biggest divisional mechanical engineering holding in Russia. The company provides life cycle contracts for locomotives and track machines: from creating to servicing.
Russian Railways (RZD) is STM’s strategic partner. However, STM also cooperates with large industrial companies in Russia and beyond. For instance, more than 30% of the produced equipment is being manufactured for foreign customers.
Today STM comprises 22 highly productive plants including some of the most acclaimed Russian enterprises: Lyudinovo Diesel Lovomotive Plant (produces shunting and mainline diesel locomotives), Kalugaputmash and RPM’s Kaluga plant (manufacture of track machines that are used for building and servicing railway tracks), and Ural Locomotives plant (produces modern electric locomotives and electric passenger trains). STM encompasses more than 60 service centers not only in Russia but also overseas. STM’s personnel exceeds 26 thousand of employees.
TMK is a leading supplier of steel piping, piping solutions and supporting services for different sectors of the economy. TMK produces ready-cut piping, including special pipes and other products for the energy, chemical, mechanical engineering, construction and other sectors.
In addition to supplying its products, the company also provides a wide range of services in relation to the selection of piping products and the custom development of new designs, as well as supporting services including warehousing and pipe repair. TMK is constantly uprading its scientific and technological skill base and is implementing advanced solutions with the support of an R&D center in Moscow and the Russian Research Institute of the Pipe Industry (RusNITI) in Chelyabinsk.
The company’s shares are listed on the Moscow Stock Exchange.
PhosAgro Group is among the global leaders in the production of phosphate-based mineral fertilizers and high-grade phosphate rock.
Free of concentrations of cadmium and other toxic substances that are hazardous to human health and soils, PhosAgro’s high-performance fertilizers are used to grow environmentally friendly crops in some 100 countries around the world.
The Company’s strategic priority is the Russian market, where for many years it has been a leader in the supply of all types of fertilizers and has acted as a guarantor of national food security.
In 2022, the Company ramped up its support for social and charitable projects by nearly 150%, to a record RUB 12.9 billion. In addition, PhosAgro’s tax payments increased by 50%, to over RUB 59 billion.
Over the next five years, PhosAgro plans to invest more than RUB 250 billion, including nearly RUB 67 billion in 2023, an increase of 6% over last year’s record capex.
VTB Bank is an international financial group, offering a wide range of financial and banking services and products. In Russia VTB provides a full range of banking services through a wide network of branches. Its subsidiary organisations offer leasing, factoring and other financial services and products.
The Government of the Russian Federation is VTB’s main shareholder and owns 60.9% of the voting shares.
ALROSA is the world’s largest diamond miner in terms of carats produced and diamond reserves explored. The company's mining facilities, which account for 90% of Russian and 29% of global diamond market, are located in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and in the Arkhangelsk Region.
The company's portfolio includes 10 primary deposits, which are developed by open-pit and underground mining, as well as placer deposits, including those in the Arctic regions of Yakutia. The company's main divisions are located in the Mirny district of Yakutia, Novosibirsk and Moscow, with sales offices in key global diamond centers.
ALROSA employs over 30,000 people, and ALROSA provides them with decent working conditions and professional growth.
ALROSA is among the industry leaders in terms of social investments and is actively involved in financing social, educational, and cultural and sports projects and infrastructure in the regions of presence.
Overseas Automotive Solutions
Overseas Automotive Solutions (OAS) as an export company is a distributor of light and medium-duty commercial vehicles, buses, powertrains, and over 500 types of specialty vehicles. It supplies integrated solutions for cargo and passenger transportation, various businesses, public utilities, agriculture, healthcare and schools. Vehicles are well fit for operation in various climates, in difficult road conditions and under continuous high loads. Sales geography – Latin America, Africa, Eurasia and Australia.
Metalloinvest is a leading metals and mining company and the global leader in proven iron ore reserves on a JORCequivalent basis (15.4 billion tonnes and about 150 years of reserve life). The company is the world’s largest producer and supplier of merchant hot briquetted iron (HBI) products, a low-carbon raw material used to produce green steel; Metalloinvest holds a leading position in the production of pellets, iron ore concentrate and high quality steel.
Metalloinvest comprises some of Russia’s leading metals and mining enterprises, including Lebedinsky GOK, Andrey Varichev Mikhailovsky GOK, Alexey Ugarov OEMK and the Ural Scrap Company, as well as companies providing maintenance services and supplying raw materials to mining and steel enterprises.
The Company provides stable employment for more than 31,000 employees and strives to maintain a favourable social environment in the regions where it is present and at each of its enterprises.
Positive Technologies is a leading global provider of information security solutions. For 21 years, our mission has been to safeguard businesses and entire industries against the threat of cyberattacks. Over 2,900 organizations worldwide use technologies and services developed by our company. Positive Technologies is the first and only cybersecurity company in Russia to have gone public on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX: POSI).
"Aquagenica" Technology allows extracting water from atmospheric air in extreme climatic conditions and allows obtaining water in conditions of a wide range of temperatures and humidity. By providing consumers with access to fresh water in regions with water deficiency, "Aquagenica" contributes to improving the standard of living of the population.
The equipment for extracting water from atmospheric air "KEV(Water Extraction Facility)-30" will be presented at the mount.
We plan to participate in round table discussion, panel discussions, as well as hold business meetings.
PROTEI is an international telecommunication systems vendor operating in Central Asia, Latin America, the Middle East & North Africa, having extensive know-how and a proven track record in the telecommunication market. PROTEI brought together telecom developers working in the industry since 2002.
Under PROTEI brand we present reliable, cost effective, carrier-class solutions. PROTEI offers comprehensive solutions for building NGN/IMS, 3G, 4G/LTE, MVNO and Private LTE/5G network infrastructure. The product line covers all needs of mobile and fixed operators.
PROTEI serves more than 300 renowned customers in over 40 countries to cater 250 million subscribers worldwide. Moreover, the company has at least 15 years of professional experience in Africa region.
Our products are highly customizable and can be altered according to any requirements. PROTEI works in accordance with the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system and 3GPP standards.
Skolkovo is the biggest innovation center in Russia. It plays a prominent role in strengthening the foundation of the national economy. Skolkovo ecosystem is a suite of specialized customer-centered services and relevant support measures for innovative industries: from acceleration and support programs from private investors and university-based startups, to overseas patenting and customs clearance for export/import operations. Skolkovo Technopark is the largest industrial park in Eastern Europe. Skoltech, Skolkovo’s ‘science core’, in 2021 was among the best young universities worldwide, according to Nature Index, ranking 65th, and for the first time Skoltech took the 35th place in physics.
The car operator Tchnotrans LLC was founded in 2006 and is one of the largest owners of grain cars in Russia. The company provides services for transportation of grain and oil cargoes in all kinds of cargo traffic.
More then 3,000 grain wagons and covered wagons are operated under management of the company.
From May 2018 LLC Tehnotrans is working on the construction and survey work of Grain Marine Terminal in the port of Vysotsk.
The purpose of this project is to create a specialized grain terminal, which provides expansion of the conditions for the development of the export potential of Russia.
The Grain Marine Terminal is intended for transshipment of export grain cargoes from railway transport to sea, and import cargoes from sea transport to railway with short-term storage of cargoes in specialized warehouses. The throughput capacity of the marine grain terminal will be 4.0 million tons per year, including: exports 3.5 million tons per year; imports – 0.5 million tons per year.
The production complex of Vysotsky Grain Terminal provides for the construction of an innovative mill complex.
The Perm Krai is located in the central part of the Russian Federation in the Western Urals, its area is 160 236,5 square kilometers, the population is 2.6 million people.
Among the industries of the Perm krai leading at domestic and global markets are engineering, chemical industry and petrochemical industry, metallurgy, fuel industry, timber, woodworking and pulp and paper industries.
More than 90% of all potash fertilizers produced in Russia fall to the share of the Perm krai. In addition, the chemical companies produce such types of export-oriented and high-tech products as methanol and its derivatives, ammonia and nitrogen fertilizers, etc.
The Perm krai participates in international trade and maintains contacts with 138 countries of the world.
The availability of specialized scientific centers and highly qualified staff ensures the leadership of the region’s engineering in Russian production of aircraft and rocket engines, fuel equipment etc.
The achievements of Perm artistic culture are well known both in Russia and abroad. Those are, in particular, the Permian “animal style”, Perm wooden sculpture and Perm ballet.
The Chelyabinsk region is a large industrial and agricultural region where 40% of the GRP is made by industrial production. More than 3.4 million people live in the territory of the South Urals.
The metallurgical complex is a leading economic sector with more than 60% of a total industrial output.
The Chelyabinsk region provides itself with agricultural products to a great extent. The region is rated among the leaders in Russia in terms of pasta, flour, cereals manufacture.
The region is abundant in natural resources. It is the Russian monopolist in the extraction and processing of graphite, magnesite, furnace dolomite, talc.
The nature and climate of the Chelyabinsk region are unique. This facilitates the development of tourist and recreation facilities. The region locates 3,170 lakes, 12 mountain ski resorts, more than 200 specially protected territories including two reserves, three national parks, 150 natural monuments.
The “Avangard” Training and Methodological Center for Military and Patriotic Education of Youth was established by the Governments of Moscow City and the Moscow Region with the support of the Ministry of Defenсe of the Russian Federation. The idea of its creation was supported by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin.
The center is designed for simultaneous education and round-the-clock accommodation of 900 schoolchildren and 1800 college graduate students from Moscow and the Moscow region. Military training for each category of students lasts 5 days, during which high school students and students of general educational organizations study 6 military specialties under the guidance of 110 professional instructors, teachers and counselors. The center receives over 80,000 cadets per year.
Rostselmash Group of Companies, with almost a century of history, is one of the largest global designers and manufacturers of agricultural machinery. The product portfolio of Rostselmash comprises grain and forage harvesters, tractors, sprayers – total of 150 models and modifications of machinery and equipment for agricultural operations – from soil preparation to primary grain processing; E-solutions to boost the efficiency of agricultural operations and businesses.
Rostselmash has deployed a wide dealer network within its operational reach to sale its products and provide pre-sale preparation and maintenance services. As of today, over 40 countries around the world purchase agricultural machinery of Rostselmash.
Goznak in this day and age is one of the leading companies in the world in the field of high technologies in security papers and banknotes production, as well as ID documents, digital technologies and digital media documents production.
The company actively co-operates with all regions of the planet including African countries.
Goznak offers its traditional high technology products competitive in the world market: products for cash circulation – banknotes and coins, equipment for banknotes counting and sorting, ID documents with electronic chips, products in digital area, state information systems and documents circulation systems.
The enterprise also offers the unique technologies unmatched in the world and being in a modern trend of metal replacement with the composite material.
The Astrakhan Region is located in the Caspian Sea Region at the crossroads of the “North—South” and “West—East” international transport corridors. Today, the Caspian Sea Region is gaining a strategic geopolitical role in both the Russian Federation and throughout Eurasia. The Astrakhan Region has a key role here as the shortest route for the “North—South” international transport corridor to India and Southeast Asia. Acting on instructions from Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, the Astrakhan Region has established a special economic port zone intended to become Russia’s port hub on the “North—South” ITC. This hub will provide access to the markets of both Asian and African countries. Consequently, the Astrakhan Region’s stand will emphasize development of new logistics routes and bolstering trade and economic relations with the countries of the Caspian Sea Region and with their neighbouring states, India, Southeast Asian states, and Africa, the potential to implement joint projects, including those in the port SEZ and industrial SEZ in the Astrakhan Region (both SEZ are combined as the Caspian cluster).
The Volgograd Region is a region in Russia in the south-east of the East European Plain, and a constituent entity of the Russian Federation.
Its administrative centre is the Hero City of Volgograd. The Volgograd Region borders the Saratov, Rostov, Astrakhan and Voronezh Regions, the Republic of Kalmykia and Kazakhstan (West Kazakhstan Region). It is part of the Russian Federation’s Southern Federal District.
The Volgograd Region is one of Russia’s most economically developed regions and has a balanced economic structure. Its diversified agriculture is coupled with a wide range of different industries, and oil and gas reserves. Two of Russia’s largest navigable rivers flow through the region, connected by the Volga–Don Canal. The Volga Hydroelectric Station is also situated in the region.
The Volgograd Region has an advantageous geographical position as the main gateway to the south of Russia, with access to Iran, the Caucasus and Kazakhstan, and in the opposite direction to Central Russia and the Volga Region. Two of the most important rivers in European Russia, the Volga and the Don, also connect in the region through the Volga–Don Canal, which provides access to the Caspian Sea, the White Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
INNTECH-IRBIS LLC specializes in designing and manufacturing various types of hi-tech equipment for condensing water from the air and multi-purpose mobile air buggies.
The exhibition will present cutting-edge equipment that efficiently condenses drinking water from the air. The equipment has a high energy efficiency of only 3 kW/h, which significantly reduces both the power grid load and the cost of water logistics.
We also present our unique, off-road Irbis buggies. These vehicles are designed for a range of military purposes and can be additionally modified to suit a variety of needs. Possible modifications include amphibians, medical vehicles, and ones for mounting various types of weapons. Our team of experts will be happy to provide additional information, answer your questions and help you make your choice.
The Forum will feature the following presentations: “Engineering Training for Africa: St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University’s Project supported by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation”. In 2022, 698 citizens of 20 African states participated in the project.
The Forum will also feature a presentation of the “Russian Week of Maths, Physics and Computer Science” project constituting part of the Russian Federation’s “Education Development” state project.
Events to be held include an open dialogue called “Women in STEM” held at St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University with support from the “Association of Women in the Nuclear Sector” foundation for supporting and promoting women’s initiatives. The dialogue will focus on: “The role of women in major historic discoveries and today’s trends for the growing popularity of STEM among women” and “Women leaders in high-tech sectors.”
The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation develops state policy and legal regulations in relation to agriculture and the AIC. Agroexport FSBI subordinated to the Ministry of Agriculture develops and promotes Russian food exports, researches prospective markets and provides advisory support to agricultural product exporters.
The stand will bring together leaders on the Russian AIC market from the key agricultural sectors and they will present the most promising products for African states.
The Summit business programme features a panel discussion “Effective AIC cooperation strategy” for public officials, representatives of financial institutions and business communities. The panel will focus on strategic vectors for developing Russia—Africa trade partnership, investment cooperation, financial support for transactions, logistics and delivery insurance.
The exhibition stand of the Russian Geographic Society (the RGO) is dedicated to the RGO’s activities in Africa, particularly to Nikolay Vavilov’s expedition to Ethiopia (1927), Ivan Sokolov’s expedition to Kenya (1914), and Alexander Chikin’s journey from Mombasa to Kilimanjaro (1888).
The exhibition will feature artifacts from these expeditions, such as Sokolov and Chikin’s diaries, lantern slides from Vavilov’s expeditions and other items from RGO collections.
A film called “Russia, A Virtual Journey”, including VR technologies, will be screened to present the RGO’s current activities.
As part of its collective exhibition, the exposition of the Republic of Tatarstan will present the first largest international forum “Russia—China: Mutually Advantageous Cooperation”, which will be held on 7–8 September 2023 in Tatarstan’s capital Kazan.
The exhibition will also include a presentation of Games of the Future, an international tournament in 16 innovative tech disciplines supporting the phygital concept, i.e., combining classical sports, cybersports and technologies. To make the new competition format more immersive and to present the main events of the Games, special Air Hockey with robotic equipment will be installed in the interactive presentation zone. The Universal Robots UR10 robotic manipulator uses sensors to design a game strategy in response to the moves made by the air hockey player, thus promoting immersion in the phygital format (cybersport + sport).
The exhibition will also feature KAMAZ vehicles: a KAMAZ-54901 flagship rig, a city bus, and a KAMAZ-43118 stake-bed 6?6 wheeler that delivers humanitarian cargo to African countries; a Mi-8MTv-1 model — Mi-8 family multi-purpose helicopter. Its excellent performance data, multiple uses and efficiency have made it the world’s most popular helicopter.
The stand will hold educational events featuring famous speakers, whose talks will be broadcast on the Russian society “Znanie” resources.
Additionally, the Society will present podcasts on cooperation and on famous Africans in Russia and/or on Russians of African origin.
The Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervisory Service (Rosselkhoznadzor) is Russia’s federal executive authority engaged in supervising and monitoring veterinary, quarantine and plant protection, in ensuring soil fertility, the quality and safety of grain, cereals, combined animal feeds and components for their manufacturing, byproducts of grain processing. The Agency’s functions also include protecting the public against zoonotic diseases.
Rosselkhoznadzor has the following subordinate institutions: Federal Centre for Animal Health; All-Russia State Centre for Quality and Standardization of Animal Medications and Feeds; All-Russia Centre for Plant Quarantine; Republican Fumigation Group Federal State Enterprise; National Centre for Fishing and Aquaculture Product Safety FSBI, Federal Centre for Assessing Safety and Quality of Grain and Grain Products FSBI.
The Rostov Region stand is a point for meetings and business contacts with the Region’s African partners in economic, scientific, educational and humanitarian cooperation. Visitors to the talk point will see a video presentation of the Region’s commercial, economic, investment, agricultural and tourist potential. Several documents on cooperation between the Region’s universities and business associations, and their African partners are also slated for the Summit.
The stand visualizes Rosfinmonitoring’s efforts to counteract shadow financial flows and to involve the younger generation in the World Financial Security Olympiad.
The stand will show video clips and offer printed material such as booklets and the agency’s magazine.
The stand will feature regional products currently exported or to be exported to African countries.
Preliminary product list:
Construction materials, plastic and metal fans, roof maintenance funnels, pipe casing, greenhouse glass panes, shingle and coated abrasives for metal and wood processing.
Equipment: equipment for processing spent lube oil and reed switches.
Medicine: consumables for cosmetic medicine and hygiene and cosmetic medicine sets;
Almag+ magnetic therapy devices and medications.
Agriculture: greenhouse insulation-based mats, humic agents, professional growth substrates and organic fertilizers for growing button mushrooms.
Consumer goods: home care products.
The Samara Region’s stand will present innovative products and educational opportunities offered by Samara universities to applicants from Africa.
The stand will feature innovative tech designs from the Region’s higher educational institutions and industrial enterprises, including exhibits from Samara State Medical University:
- a VR station, a telehealth suitcase and an AUTOPLAN surgical navigation system;
- models of innovative agricultural equipment from Pegasus Agro;
- a model of the TM Samara Belokamenka substation of Electroshield SC JSC;
- exhibits from Progress RSC JSC: a model of the Amur carrier rocket (on a 1:20 scale), a model of the 1B stage Soyuz-2 carrier rocket (on a 1:20 scale), and a model of the Soyuz-5 carrier rocket (on a 1:20 scale);
- the Metacampus project by Engineering of the Future research and education centre.
The Saratov Region, an Area of Assured Growth.
The Region’s exhibition stand will serve as a venue for presenting investment collaboration with African countries.
Developing Russia’s forward-looking cooperation with Africa with a view to implementing joint projects in business and education.
A separate section will present the Region’s tourist potential: historical estates and monuments, springs and cliffs, dense forests, chalk mountains, fast-flowing rivers and waterfalls.
The Forum’s guests and participants may visit our stand to learn about business support measures and potential investment sites, to consult with relevant professionals and taste world-class foods from local manufacturers.
The Segezha Group is Russia’s unique vertically integrated timber industry holding company. It is one of the world’s biggest timber companies with a total of 15.7 million hectares of leased forests and an annual allowable cut of 22.7 million cubic metres.
The Segezha Group manufactures top-quality birch plywood from 100% birch veneer sheets, used widely in construction, transportation, furniture manufacturing and other sectors.
The Segezha Group is Russia’s biggest kraft paper manufacturer for industrial-strength paper bags and retail paper bags.
It also manufactures top-quality sawn conifer wood products from common spruce, Siberian pine and Siberian larch.
From northern conifers, Segezha Group manufactures laminated beams and CLT panels, which are the only construction materials that can be used to build multi-storey buildings entirely out of wood.
The stand will feature information about the University in promotional booklets, materials and R&D project catalogues. Additionally, it will carry the logo, souvenirs and promotional materials of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and the Russian-African Network University of which the Polytech is coordinator.
The stand will serve as a venue for several business programme events, including working meetings and talks between the Polytech’s Rector Andrey Rudskoy, guests of and participants in the Russia—Africa Economic and Humanitarian Forum, among them heads of state.
The stand’s concept is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the composer, pianist and conductor Sergey Rachmaninoff, who lived and worked for a long time on his family’s estate Ivanovka in the Tambov Region. Since Rachmaninoff is a world-famous figure, the stand’s leitmotif is to present and promote the Tambov Region’s educational, cultural and tourism potential.
Since the Region has considerable AIC export potential and is interested in developing foreign trade cooperation with African states, the stand will smoothly integrate information on the Region’s socioeconomic potential.
The stand will hold official events, such as business meetings, agreement signings and talks.
The Tver Region’s stand will focus on the Region’s investment, tourism and export potential. Guests will be introduced to the Region’s rich history and tourism potential.
The stand, designed as a Tver Teahouse featuring a traditional regional tea party, will offer Forum guests traditional, locally made beverages and refreshments, and new brands.
Established on 29th December 2021, the Patriarchal Exarchate of Africa of the Russian Orthodox Church is now present in 54 countries on the continent.
As a follow-up to a meeting between the Patriarchal Exarch of Africa, Metropolitan Leonid of Klin, and the President of Uganda, Mr Yoweri Museveni, in May 2022, an agreement was reached with the direct assistance of the Autonomous Noncommercial Organization “East African Continental Council” (ANO EACC) on providing a plot of land in Kampala to the Russian Church with the view of building there a religious and educational centre. The complex will include an Orthodox church, a building of the Russian Centre for Science and Culture, a hospital, a college, an apartment hotel and an office centre. The East African Continental Council provides full support in designing and developing the complex.
During the Summit, the heads of the Exarchate and the ANO EACC are planning to sign an agreement on partnership and cooperation.
The Autonomous Noncommercial Organization “East African Continental Council” was set up to develop religious, cultural and business relations between the Russian Federation and African countries.
General information about the university will be available at the Adyghe State University presentation area, as well as information on its educational programmes and innovative projects (Mathematics: A New Perspective, Apple Valley IT-project, Adygea – the Region of Health, Plant Genetics, Experimental Linguistics), which are being implemented under the Priority 2030 programme and the programme of Caucasian Mathematical Centre of the Adyghe State University with the involvement of schoolchildren and students from 16 countries.
St. Petersburg Tractor Plant will showcase three premium-class mass-produced Kirovets from its newest product range: The K-742M and K-525 tractors, and the K-708 UDM which combines the functions of a loader and bulldozer.
The K-7M range includes four 300 to 420 hp agricultural tractor models (6 to 8 drawbar category).
The 250 hp KIROVETS K-525 is a multi-use farm tractor ideal for farms with arable land from 500 ha to 2,000 ha.
The K-525 can also be used by large land users and agricultural holdings, primarily for:
- the frequent transport of machinery to remote fields on public roads.
- work on shallow fields.
The KIROVETS K-708 UDM loader is designed for a wide range of road construction work in climatic conditions close to extreme.
LTD Concern AXION is a modern multi-profile enterprise with high scientific and technical potential and a strong production and technological base. The company specializes in the production and sale of various civilian products: medical equipment, household appliances and automotive components.
The production of medical equipment and equipment has a rich history and is currently being carried out on a wide range of products for various fields of medicine: cardiology, neonatology, intensive care, surgery and physiotherapy.
The company includes design and technology departments that ensure the development of all products mastered in mass production. The technological and production base make it possible to master various medical products in mass production.
AMEDART is a modern, dynamically developing pharmaceutical production facility certified according to the EAEU GMP standards.
AMEDART is a resident of the Technopolis Moscow special economic zone and specializes in research, development and production of anticancer drugs, anticoagulants, chelators, immunosuppressants, calcium mimetic, and genetically engineered human insulins and insulin analogues, as well as medicines for the treatment of HIV infection, renal failure and multiple sclerosis.
The company’s portfolio includes more than 80 developed medicines included in the List of VED (vital and essential drugs) and EDC (essential drug coverage) drugs. The company’s production facilities allow it to produce more than 10 million packages per year.
Today, AMEDART employs more than 150 highly qualified specialists, including 9 PhDs, who have experience of working in large international companies and laboratories and publish the results of their research in specialized literature, including the journal Science.
Bright Way Group is a pharmaceutical holding whose development strategy is to create a modern business ecosystem for the full-cycle production of medicinal products.
Bright Way Group consists of several companies, the activity of each is aimed at implementing the overall strategy of the Holding, including 3 production sites:
Velpharm – a pharmaceutical plant for the production of finished drugs in a full cycle:
- production of finished drugs (Kurgan)
- production of pharmaceutical substances (Kurgan, Dolgoprudny)
Velpharm-M – a new research and production complex for the development and production of medicines, which owns its own R&D center (Moscow).
Today, Bright Way produces more than 200 socially significant drugs of various dosage forms and different therapeutic categories, more than 100 drugs are at different stages of development and registration.
Mission: working to preserve health and quality of people`s lives by creating modern, effective, safe and affordable medicines.
The Foundation “Circle of Kindness” was created by President Putin in 2021.
The Foundation’s source of funding derives from a 2% surtax on Russian citizens with incomes of more than 5 million rub. a year.
The Foundation provides a reliable mechanism for assistance to children with severe and rare illnesses.
“Circle of Kindness” is a practical answer to society’s call for social equity. Since 2021, we have:
- offered assistance to over 22,000 children
- treated 85 different rare diseases
- supplied 99 different medications and medical devices
- spent more than 205 billion rubles for the purchase of medicines and medical devices and for other equipment necessary to modern medical care
The Results of the Foundation’s Work:
- A qualitative improvement in the level of medical care for seriously ill children in Russia
- The stimulation of new growth and development in Russian science and the pharmaceutical industry
- Russia’s entry as a global leader in the level and scope of medical care for children
Neurosoft develops and manufactures medical equipment for electrodiagnostics, neurophysiology, audiology and rehabilitation. The company was founded in 1992.
Neurosoft operates in more than 100 countries through a well-coordinated network of distributers and provides total support and service including lifetime updates of the software. Our quality management system is certified in compliance with ISO 13485 requirements and our devices are approved for sale in EU, the USA, UAE, Canada, South Korea, Brazil, China, Japan, Australia, and many other countries.
Neurosoft presents the latest developments in the field of neurophysiology, functional diagnostics, audiology and rehabilitation:
- EEG and LTM systems
- EMG, NCS and EP systems
- ECG systems
- Auditory EP, OAE, ASSR systems & screeners
- Gait and motion analysis systems
- Transcranial magnetic stimulators for diagnostic, therapeutic and research purpose
- Systems for intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University is the leading medical university of the Russian Federation that trains physicians, pharmacists, clinical psychologists, social workers, and scientists. The foundation date is 1906.
The scientific and practical base of the University allows to carry out the whole complex of researches in the field of pedagogy, medicine and biomedicine, including implementation of fundamental and applied projects, experimental and clinical approbation of new developments, implementation of the results of scientific activity into medical practice and educational process.
Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University was included in the group of leaders of the federal program “Priority 2030” within the basic and special part “Research Leadership”.
Raymed Trading Group was founded in 2000 by CEO Rajeev Kumar with four employees and is now the leading distributor among the top 5 for cardiac devices in Russia.
Raymed Trading Group started the development of endovascular surgery sector in Russia as a distributor and now expanded to its own production.
LLC “RK Group” is the first Russian broadscale project aimed at replacing imported medical products by domestically manufactured ones and implemented in the territory of the Chechen Republic. The factory is equipped with high-end quality control systems.
A newly opened facility in the Chechen Republic launched the process of replacing foreign medical products for endovascular surgery and minimally invasive surgical interventions with goods of the Russian origin. This has a positive impact on the economy and enhances the quality and efficiency in providing high-tech medical care.
RK GROUP protects the patients from possible damage caused in the result of poor-quality goods with general liability insurance.
RK GROUP team led by Mr. Rajeev Kumar is focused on increasing production and developing new business streams.
R-Pharm offers comprehensive solutions for the healthcare system, specializing in research, development and production of medicinal products, laboratory equipment and medical technology.
The R-Pharm structure includes a number of high-tech production and research sites and each of them meets international quality standards.
Our mission is to provide patients with access to the most innovative methods, technologies and medicines used for treatment of high burden diseases.
The company’s portfolio is represented by medical products used in hospital and special care, including those applied for treatment of cancer, microbial and viral infections, autoimmune, pulmonary, nephric and orphan diseases, in improvement of women’s health and in diagnostics.
Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Sechenov University) today is the leading medical university in Russia with more than 4 500 foreign students from 87 CIS, Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East countries!
Sechenov University is:
- one of the best universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education 2023;
- 230 + educational programs for international students;
- a unique teaching staff;
- an opportunity to study on an individual trajectory in a master’s degree, residency or postgraduate course;
- an opportunity to take the internship in University and Moscow clinical centers.
In 2023, Sechenov University became the only Russian medical university included in Global Ranking of Academic Subjects!
We create a scientific environment and support students on their way to their own research projects!
Pharmasyntez Group is the largest Russian manufacturer of drugs for treatment of tuberculosis, HIV, oncology, diabetes mellitus, hepatitis and orphan diseases, COVID-19, as well as hospital antibiotics, diabetes drugs, hormonal drugs and x-ray contrast agents.
The company’s product portfolio comprises over 300 items of the drugs in various dosage forms: capsules, tablets, granules, infusion solutions, dry sterile powders and lyophilizates, as well as solutions for injection; over 60 API. More than 80% of the drugs produced are included in the list of vital and essential drugs.
Pharmasyntez was established in 1997. The production facilities are represented by five modern high-tech plants in the following cities: Ussuriysk, Irkutsk, Bratsk, Tyumen, and Saint Petersburg.
Pharmeco Group is a vertically integrated holding company operating in all segments of the pharmaceutical market: research and development, production and distribution of drugs, medical equipment and other medicinal products. The first Group company was founded in 2001.
Pharmeco Group includes pharmaceutical plants Zio-Zdorovie (Podolsk), Dobrolek (Moscow) and BioJet (Moscow). The companies comply with all modern production and quality control requirements (GMP).
The Group’s distribution segment is represented by IRWIN, one of the top three suppliers in the public procurement market (according to IQVIA). IRWIN supplies pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and medical devices throughout the Russian Federation. The company’s 10,500 sq m warehouse is located in Podolsk (Moscow region).
Pharmeco Group is the initiator and partner of a number of charitable and social projects aimed at supporting the physical health of the nation.
ChemRar Group unites R&D service and investment companies in the field of innovative pharmaceuticals for the development and commercialization of innovative medicines, diagnostics, preventive care and new treatments of life-threatening diseases in Russia and abroad.
Mission of ChemRar Group:
Improve the quality of life by creating novel medicines.
We develop and manufacture effective, safe and affordable medicines for the treatment of socially significant diseases and improvement of the quality of life:
- Using experience and global standards at all stages of creation of a novel medicine;
- Contributing to the development of the scientific and technological potential of the pharmaceutical industry in Russia;
- Applying our knowledge to search for optimal solutions for our partners.
The ELTA company is a Russian developer and manufacturer of medical equipment, advanced integrated circuits, new composite materials and equipment.
The company has developed the first Russian Satellite glucose meter and continues to develop a line of express glucose meters.
University is the flagship of medical education in Russia. The high scientific and managerial potential and leadership positions of the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry allow the university to set itself the task of participating in ensuring the competitiveness of the Russian Federation in the national market of dental materials and the development of innovative medical products.
The presence of a laboratory network, research institutes, clinical centers and a simulation-accreditation center allows the university to develop a unique practice-oriented education model and expand the choice of professional specialization. Its own network of high-tech clinical centers is the basis for creating a unique multi-profile university complex of international level. The university is actively developing new directions in IT and robotics in medicine. All these factors allow the university to occupy leading positions in healthcare.
N. N. Blokhin National Cancer Research Center is the largest in Russia and all over the world. More than 213,000 patients of all ages from all over the world visit the Cancer Center every year.
Blokhin Center is:
Cancer treatment for adults and children in accordance with international standards
Comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to each patient
This is the strongest cancer school
all types of modern operations
Own scientific developments
All types of drug treatment, radionuclide therapy, tele- and intra-organ radiation therapy, intervention radiology
The endoscopic centre
Endoscopic diagnosis and surgery, including cryobiopsia and tumor cryodeficiency
all types of bone marrow transplantation
Comprehensive rehabilitation of oncological patients
Availability of all modern diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation procedures in one facility
The largest educational center for oncologists
Polymed prof is a medical company established jointly with FGBU “NMIC TPM”, engaged in the development of an innovative approach in the field of mobile medical examination, supply of hardware and software complex and implementation of new methods in widespread practice.
The hardware and software complex, which includes: portable X-ray, ultrasound, mammograph, electrocardiograph and other devices, is a complete solution for providing mobile medical care in any conditions.
Functional and instrumental diagnostics is complemented by a set of rapid tests for common diseases. As well as an IT platform with consultations and support from expert doctors.
We don’t chase change – we create it!
Privolzhsky Research Medical University, PRMU, was established in 1920 to have evolved into one of the top medical universities in Russia by now.
With a diverse cohort of 7 147 students from 47 countries, PRMU is committed to training health professionals for a robust society within the country and beyond.
We are happy to offer the following full-degree specialist programmes taught either in Russian or in English: General Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry.
As well as undergraduate degrees, a plethora of postgraduate courses are available.
PRMU is associated with many teaching hospitals throughout the city, such as Nizhny Novgorod Regional Clinical Hospital. The students learn many basic clinical skills in practice since the 1st year.
We have modern hostels where the students get spacious rooms on a sharing basis.
The university also provides its students with an opportunity to participate in international exchange programmes.
The SamSMU MOH Russia is one of the leading medical universities in Russia with a century-old history.
The structure of the SamSMU includes research institutes and international scientific and educational centers, the Federal Accreditation Center, the Institute of Innovative Development, which includes a Center for Breakthrough Research, an Engineering Center and a Center for serial production, modern Clinics with medical care about more than 30 specialist areas. The University trains highly qualified personnel for healthcare, creates and implements its own products based on the “from idea to mass production” principle. Products created at the SamSMU are used in practical healthcare in Russia and in 9 countries around the world.
The University is the participant of “Priority 2030” Federal Program.
The SamSMU is accredited based on international standards of the World Association of Medical Education, it is among the top 200 best medical universities in the world based on the THE ratings.
Kulakov Center is the leading scientific, medical and academic institution in Russia in the field of obstetrics, gynecology, perinatology and reproductology.
In 1986, the first child in the USSR was born here as a result of the ART. Between 1986 and 2023, more than 75 000 children were born at the Center.
The Center has modern clinical and research units, laboratories, simulation and training centre. It also has a biobank with more than 500,000 samples of patient biomaterials are stored.
More than 220 000 patients are treated here annually, with more than 9 000 deliveries and more than 25 000 surgeries performed. There is a telemedicine center providing expert teleconsultations.
A large number of foreign students are annually trained at the Center, including special educational projects on the basis of the simulation-training centre.
The Center also maintains extensive international cooperation, including with WHO, national and international professional societies.
H. Turner National Medical Research Center for Children’s Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery is one of the largest state clinical institutions in Russia, a treatment, diagnostic and research center capable of solving any problem in the field of children’s orthopedics and trauma surgery.
The Center develops innovative technologies of diagnostics, surgical treatment and rehabilitation of children with musculoskeletal injuries, orthopedic disorders, sequelae of traumas and burns.
Every year the Center provides consultative outpatient care to more than 50,000 patients and over 8,000 children undergo treatment.
We give children the joy of movement!
FSBI NMRRC of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation today is one of the largest oncological and radiological clusters in Russia, the leading institution in radiology, a reference center in the field of pathomorphological research and radiation diagnostics and therapy. Since 2020 it is also the base organization of the CIS member states in the field of oncology.
Two national registers operate on the basis of National Medical Research Center of Radiology of the Ministry of Health of Russia: Cancer – register and the National Radiation – Epidemiological Register.
The Center has a full range of modern diagnostics and complex and combined methods of treatment of cancer patients. The center has in its arsenal all types of modern beam installations, including Gamma and Cyber knives, the first Russian made proton accelerator “Prometheus”. Center implements such innovative technologies such as HIPEC and PIPAC, X-ray surgical methods of treatment, radionuclide and brachytherapy.
The Center has patented and is actively applying a method for preserving the reproductive functions of cancer patients using cryopreservation of genetic material.
A unique for Russia department of reconstructive plastic surgery of radiation injuries has been created.
The Center provides medical rehabilitation and spa treatment services for various disease profiles. The examination and treatment of patients is based on evidence-based medicine, national and international clinical recommendations and is carried out in close contact with the Center’s scientific staff. The Center’s experienced doctors combine in their practice high qualification, the use of modern equipment and 100-year traditions of the spa treatment field in Russia.
The Center is represented by the Scientific-Clinical Center (Moscow) and 7 branches: health resort organizations (Stavropol region, Krasnodar region) and rehabilitation center (Moscow region).
In addition, the Center:
- is a leading organization in Russia in improving medical rehabilitation and health resort management;
- provides education of medical personnel in the relevant profiles, and develops professional standards;
- conducts scientific and practical activities in the field of medical rehabilitation and health resort treatment.
OZON Pharmaceuticals Group is one of the leading companies of Russia in the production of generics and branded generics. It includes Ozon LLC, Ozon Pharm LLC, Ozon Medika LLC, Mabscale LLC. OZON Pharmaceuticals manufacturing sites have EU GMP certificates (Good Manufacturing Practice). High-quality products which are produced there comply with EU standards. The production volume of OZON is about 800 million packs per year, and its product portfolio includes 421 finished pharmaceutical products of various dosage forms (22 forms in total) which cover more than 45 therapeutic segments. OZON generic products are not inferior to the original drugs in quality and efficiency. Their quality is constantly monitored both during production process and during independent studies. Every year the number of manufactured drugs is growing, and production volume is increasing. The company undertakes research activities and develops new drugs.
Bashkir State Medical University is the leader of medical and pharmaceutical science and education of the Republic of Bashkortostan and occupies a top position in many criteria in the country. To date, more than fourteen thousand students study at the university, more than four thousand of which are foreign students, about two thousand residents from all over Russia, near and far abroad. The uniqueness of Bashkir State Medical University lies in the presence of its own clinic and ophthalmological cluster on the basis of which the medical, educational and scientific processes are carried out in an inseparable unity.
Thanks to the SCO and BRICS international summits held in the capital of the Republic of Bashkortostan, Ufa has become a new congress center in Russia. Today we are at the center of Russian and international medical events. The summits gave impetus to the development of cooperation with China, the United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, strengthening cooperation with leading universities in Asia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Today, our students, doctors and teachers are integrated into international practice, our scientists conduct joint research on topical issues in medicine around the world.
Partner of the Healthy Life project within the framework of the Russia-Africa Economic and Humanitarian Forum.
BIOCAD is one of the largest innovative biotech companies in Russia. It brought together world-class R&D centers, modern pharmaceutical and biotechnological production, and preclinical and clinical trials, compliant with international standards.
BIOCAD is a full-cycle drug development company, from molecule search to mass production and patient support. The drugs are intended for the treatment of oncological, autoimmune and other socially significant diseases. Present product portfolio includes 62 medical products, 9 of them are original, 22 – biological. Over 40 products are now in different development stages.
There are more then 3000 people working in BIOCAD, 1/3 of them are researchers and scientists. International offices of the company are located in Brazil, China, Vietnam, India and UAE.
A Russian cybersecurity company focused on threat detection, prevention and response technologies under the brand name Dr.Web. The company’s founding was based on the efforts of a team of developers who have been working on Dr.Web products since 1992. It is one of the key players on the market. Doctor Web meets the basic need of both businesses and government agencies, as well as home users—the need for information security. Dr.Web solutions make it possible to counter cyberattacks and to detect and neutralise infections and potential threats and eliminate their consequences.
Doctor Web has its own anti-virus laboratory, global virus-monitoring service, and 24/7 technical support. The company develops cutting-edge anti-virus solutions that comprehensively protect network infrastructures and respond to all current threats encountered by users.
Doctor Web's subsidiaries are located in Japan, Kazakhstan, France and Germany. Dr.Web products are trusted by users around the world in 120+ countries.
Leading Russian vendor of hardware & software solutions development in information security ensure the information systems protection complies with the requirements of international standards. The company was founded in 2008 and operates on the basis of nine licenses of the FSTEC Russia, the FSB Russia and the Defense Ministry of the Russian Federation. More than 60 valid certificates issued in accordance with the requirements ensure the high quality of the products and allow them to be used in information systems with the most stringent security requirements. The company's products are used to protect confidential information, trade secrets, personal data and state secret information. Over 900 authorized partners of the company supply products and their quality support in all regions of Russia and the CIS countries. More than 32,000 government and commercial organizations rely on Security Code products and use them to protect servers, virtual infrastructures servers, mobile devices and network programs of all information systems components.
Positive Technologies is a leading global provider of information security solutions. For 21 years, our mission has been to safeguard businesses and entire industries against the threat of cyberattacks. Over 2,900 organizations worldwide use technologies and services developed by our company. Positive Technologies is the first and only cybersecurity company in Russia to have gone public on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX: POSI).
Zecurion is a world-class vendor of IT security solutions helping companies to protect against insider threats. Zecurion provides data leak prevention, detection of internal fraud, reveals employee's misbehavior, helps in conducting forensic investigations and improves internal security. The company's solutions are easy-to-manage and easy-to-implement, and provide ultimate protection against information loss throughout the course of its lifecycle from creation and recording to archiving and deletion.
By 2023 the company has more than 10 000 customers from SMB to enterprises on all continents.
Zecurion is recognized by “Big 3”: Gartner, Forrester, IDC and received 5 stars out of 5 from customers at Gartner Peer Insights.
At the beginning of 2023, a new enterprise, the "Karelian Mineral Water Plant" was opened in the Republic of Karelia, which is located in Petrozavodsk.
The Republic of Karelia is known for its flawlessly ecology and virgin taiga. Karelian nature have given a source of natural mineral water, which is extracted from the purest sources of the Novolososinskoye fresh groundwater deposit in Karelia (artesian well № 200801). The water complies with all quality requirements of GOST R 54316-2020 and TR EAEU 044/2017. Analogues of our water are producing in the Caucasus, in Italy and Finland. There are two trade marks of "WATER POWER Karelia" producing at the moment: natural table drinking hydrocarbonate magnesium-calcium water and "SOVDA" premium line.
"WATER POWER Karelia" water has a unique composition - it contains few sulfates and bicarbonates and thanks to this it has a beneficial impact on the human organism. Сontent in the water of calcium and silicon contributes to healthy bones and skin elasticity. Water is not chemically treated, passing through the natural path of purification.
“Aqua Holding” is the largest producer of mineral waters in the South of Russia and the leading exporter in the country. The company holds 1/3 of the total production of mineral waters at Caucasus Mineral Waters area. The company is the sole producer of legendary brands “Essentuki № 4”, “Essentuki № 17” and “Narzan” and also one of the two largest producers of “Arkhyz”. The company portfolio includes such brands as mineral water “Gorji”, natural drinking waters “Ledyanaya zhemchuzhina” and “Rodnye ozera”.
“Aqua Holding” holds 6 production sites, 30 bore wells, branded wholesale and retail stores in resort cities and more than 600 employees.
The company is in the TOP-3 producers of mineral waters in Russia, the largest private subsoil user in the North Caucasus Federal District and one of the main taxpayers in the region.
In 2022 “Aqua Holding” is rated among the best employers in the country according to Forbes.
The company is also one of the leading exporters of the country and is the winner of the “Exporter of the Year” award.
Today, the products of the “Aqua Holding” can be purchased not only throughout Russia, but also in more than twenty countries from Canada to China, and its quality remains impeccable!
The history of the company "Kings Water" LLC began in 1994. "Kings Water" is one of the most popular Russian companies in the bottled water market in Russia. The products of "Kings Water" occupy a large share of the population of the domestic market. The uniqueness of water is in its natural origin. The main advantage of "Kings Water" LLC is the possibility of 5 artesian wells with a depth of over 200 meters. They are located in the village of Lozhki, Solnechnogorsk district, Moscow region. The ecological purity of the water source (Kasimov water horizon) reveals important factors:
- in the area of the absence of industrial enterprises;
- the water horizon is protected from the penetration of dangerous contaminants of 145-meter sandy-clay strata of rocks;
- the wide area of the horizon's power supply is located far beyond industrial production.
The presence of a certified production laboratory equipped with modern analytical instruments ensures product quality control.
TASS is Russia’s state information agency, founded in 1904.
TASS publishes about 2,000 news items and about 600-800 photographs and videos from correspondents in Russia and across the world daily, forming a complete and objective picture of events. TASS subscribers, including Russian and foreign media, as well as federal and regional government bodies, have access to a wide range of 70 news feeds and topic-oriented services both in Russian, English and Spanish.
TASS Photo Bank has the largest collection of news snapshots among CIS news services, containing more than 28 million images, works by TASS correspondents, partners and the agency’s archive materials since the beginning of the 20th century.
TASS archives contain more than 10 million documents.
TASS Now and TASS Calendar apps are available for smartphone users.
TASS special projects have received numerous awards at Russian and international professional contests.
The agency has press centers in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Novosibirsk. TASS annually organizes more than a thousand press conferences, and educational and business events both in Russia and abroad in various formats. TASS maintains partnerships with more than 60 news agencies around the world. The news service is a member of global and regional media organizations.
Almost 2,000 employees worldwide ensure the agency’s operation in real time.
Russian information channel “Russia 24”
Russian information channel “Russia 24” is the undisputed leader of fieldwork with the most important events – maximum live broadcasts, crews in the very action, access to true-to-fact information.
Three quarters of Russians note that “Russia 24” is the main source of information for them and more than half of the respondents states that they watch the TV channel regularly.
At the end of 2022 “Russia 24” took the first place in citation rating among Russian TV channels (according to the analytical research “Medialogia”)
TV channel “Russia 24” has created a single information space in the country, providing one-time access to the news to everyone from Kamchatka to Kaliningrad.
RIA Novosti is the flagship website of the Rossiya Segodnya media group. The agency’s correspondent network covers over 120 cities in the world. The agency is the most quoted Russian media outlet, including on social media. RIA.RU gets around 8 million readers daily, which makes it the leading website among all news portals in the Runet. RIA Novosti’s total audience on social media (Twitter, VKontakte, Odnoklassniki, TikTok, Rutube, Yandex Zen) is around 10.5 million subscribers.
With its first international news channel launched in 2005, RT is now a global TV news network providing news, current affairs and documentaries in seven languages: English, Arabic, Spanish, French, German, Serbian and Russian, and sister multimedia news agency RUPTLY. RUPTLY provides livestreaming, video on demand, archive footage and broadcast services; in 2023 the agency marks its 10-year anniversary. RT covers stories overlooked by the mainstream media, provides alternative perspectives on current affairs, and acquaints international audiences with a Russian viewpoint on news events. In 2020 RT became the first TV news network in the world to hit 10 billion views across its channels on YouTube. Online, RT is ahead of Al Jazeera, DW, France 24 and Euronews, among others, which makes it the top non-Anglo-Saxon TV news network in terms of traffic, according to SimilarWeb. RT is also the winner of the Monte Carlo TV Festival Award for best 24-hour newscast and an eleven-time Emmy finalist.
Gazprom-Media Holding is the largest media holding in Russia and a leader in the production of original sports and entertainment television content, in the distribution of Russian films, and in radio broadcasting in Moscow.
Holding manages 9 TV channels (including NTV, TNT, TV-3, Friday!, Match TV, 2×2, and Saturday!), 9 radio stations (including Autoradio, Radio Energy, Humor FM, Comedy Radio, Like FM, Children’s Radio, and Radio Zenit), and the NTV-PLUS operator.
Comedy Club Production, Good Story Media, 1-2-3 Production, KIT Film Studio, and Yarko are part of the holding’s content factory.
Central Partnership and The White Nights operate in the film distribution market, and the holding operates the PREMIER video service, the RUTUBE video hosting service, the YAPPY short video application, the Vokrug TV online TV guide, and other services in the digital environment.
The portfolio of Gazprom-Media Holding includes the publishing houses Seven Days and Media Press, the Gazprom-Media sales house, which develops the ecosystem of advertising products, and other assets.
RBC is a leading business media, that has been helping to find important information for the last 25 years.
Established in 1993, it began with the distribution of printouts of stock quotes and exchange rates. In 1995, the website was created, in 2003 the first business TV channel in Russian was launched, in 2006 the RBC Daily newspaper and RBC Magazine appeared, in the same year RBC began to hold business events. In 2010, thematic projects appeared – Autonews, Real Estate, Style and RBC Market Research (marketplace research and research agency). In 2014, all platforms were united under a single RBC brand: digital, TV channel, press. In 2019, new projects were launched – RBC Pro (professional information for business) and RBC Trends.
Our audience is professionals, business owners and government officials. These are economically active people who value their time, so we distribute content wherever it is convenient to consume it: on the website, in mobile, on social networks, TV channel, daily newspaper and magazine.
RBC’s ecosystem is now digital (website: mobile applications, social networks), video (TV channel, YouTube, alternative distribution in business centers, hotels and restaurants), press (subscription and alternative distribution, including Aeroflot and S7) and business – conferences.
The total audience coverage of RBC on its own platforms, according to MediaScope, is 24 million people (8,6 million people on the Internet, 2,1 million in the press, 16,6 million on the TV channel). We are also developing our YouTube channel which contains already 9,8K videos and 930K subscribers.
Business FM – Russia’s first business radio station.
- Broadcasting in Moscow at the frequency 87.5 FM,
- Saint-Petersburg – 107,4 FM,
- Ufa – 107,5 FM,
- Kaliningrad – 101,8 FM,
- Ekaterinburg – 99,4 FM,
- Krasnoyarsk – 104,2 FM,
- Сhelyabinsk – 100,8 FM.
- Nignii Novgorod – 107,8 FM,
- Novosibirsk – 105,7 FM,
- Kazan – 93,5 FM,
- Barnaul – 90,7 FM,
- Krasnodar – 106,8 FM,
- Samara – 91,5 FM.
Business FM provides an exclusive product for a small segment of the general public, but the most active and influential one, which in minutes must have the full spectrum of information about money. Business FM is a member company of the RUMEDIA group of companies. www.businessfm.bfm.ru. Telephone: +7 (495) 660-88-75, email@example.com.
MIC Izvestia is the first multimedia information center in Russia. MIC Izvestia includes Internet news portal IZ.ru, 24/7 news channel Izvestia (IZ.RU), Izvestia newspaper, Delovoy Peterburg newspaper, the news services of REN TV channel and Channel Five, and regional TV Channel 78. MIC Izvestia is a multi-purpose platform for generating multi-format information content (TV, print, online). Monthly online audience of MIC Izvestia is about 60 mln people, TV audience – 80 mln people. MIC Izvestia is constantly getting into the top 3 news online sources according to LiveInternet.
The Center also runs a brand new Internet portal called IZ.ru allowing for both twenty-four-hour news TV broadcasting and socio-political publishing. The editorial team works in an innovative format, and simultaneously broadcasts in several formats, including news, video, photo, and analytics.
Users can see the hottest news in the crawl line, and enjoy a number of modern visualization tools, such as 3D infographics with location-based maps, photo and video elements. The 360-degree camera provides for the participation effect. The portal has many state-of-the-art interactive features, such as auto-attendant and text-to-speech.
NTV is an international commercial television channel in Russia that broadcasts federally. The channel is consistently among the top three leaders of the national TV market, annually reducing the gap to the second place.
The NTV channel is a pioneer in the development of new television genres and formats. The basis of the broadcast is a wide range of content comprising of news, social and political talk shows, films, series, entertainment shows, educational programs, documentaries and social projects. The channel’s library exceeds 52,000 hours of the original content, 18,000 of which are films and series. The TV channel is also actively creating socially significant and charity projects.
NTV sets trends in the news broadcasting – the channel was the first in the history of the Russian television to introduce a dual newscasting model. The Information Department of NTV operates as a round-the-clock news channel. It produces 37 newscast spots daily and the maximum daily duration of live broadcasting is 10 hours and 26 minutes. Among the hallmarks of NTV are such news programs as “Today”, “Emergency State”, “Weekly Overview with Irada Zeynalova”, “The Central Television with Vadim Takmenev”, “Meeting Point”, “Own Truth” and others.
According to the results of 2022, NTV is in the second place among the channels of the “big three”. In the audience category of 18+ the share is 10.1% and among viewers over four years old – 9.6%. Thanks to the balance between the news programs, series and prime shows, NTV was able not only to retain a loyal viewer but also to attract young people, demonstrating growth in all audience categories important for the advertisers.
The NTV channel became one of the leaders to be quoted in the mass media, taking the second position among the Russian television channels, based on the results of the coverage of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (according to Medialogy, the time period from June 15 to June 20, 2022).
“Kommersant” is one of the first independent media companies founded in Russia. For almost 30 years, impartiality, accurateness and speed guided the authors of “Kommersant”, the first business daily in the country. These principles helped “Kommersant” to remain among the most reliable and influential media.
Apart from the daily news paper, the company also publishes the company also publishes a weekly magazine “Kommersant WEEKEND”, monthly automobile magazine “Kommersant AUTOPILOT”, supplement “Kommersant DENGI”, monthly color supplement “Kommersant STYLE” about lifestyle and actual fashion trends.
“Kommersant” has been online since 1995, and opened “Kommersant FM” radio in 2010.
“Kommersant” apps are available for mobile devices operating on Windows Mobile, Windows Phone, Android and iOS platforms.
“RG Media” is a media holding with a 30–year history that provides timely and reliable information about the most significant events of federal, regional and international scale 24/7. It explores news, reports, exclusive interviews, and comments from statesmen and influential representatives of business, political and cultural life of the country in all digital formats and print.
The media holding includes:
- “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”, a daily print publication that is the leader in terms of the volume of the federal audience among daily socio-political newspapers.
- “Rossiyskaya Gazeta – Nedelya”, a weekly issue for family reading, offering its audience not only key topics analytics for the week, but also explaining federal initiatives and significant events in the country in an accessible way.
- “Rodina”, a monthly historical magazine with a 140–year history.
- RG.RU, an information portal that occupies a leading position in terms of the site’s audience among the media.
The newspaper Vedomosti, published by Business News Media JSC, has for more than 20 years confirmed its indisputable authority on the market of leading economic and business media in Russia.
Vedomosti is a reliable and up-to-date newspaper that focuses on companies’ news and markets and allows the readers to make their own opinion on all issues of the economy and business processes, macroeconomic development and the influence of political factors on them; expert commentary on issues of concern to the business community, interviews with contemporary figures in their fields. Vedomosti’s editorial policy fully meets the demands of its readers for deliberated, analytical, and objective coverage of events in both business and political areas.
Top managers and business owners constitute the major part of Vedomosti’s audience, which proves the high standards of business reporting.
Apart from the newspaper and the web-page (www.vedomosti.ru), Vedomosti includes a wide range of standalone projects and supplements.
Publishing house “Argumenty i Fakty” publishes same-titled and the largest weekly edition in Russia, as well as regional and topical applications.
“Argumenty i Fakty” is the federal weekly newspaper number 1, a leader among of the social-political weekly in audience, sales, subscription and federal quality of edition (according to Mediascope and the Bureau of edition audit).
Web-site of the Publishing House “Argumenty i Facty” AiF.ru is ranked in the top-10 Russian media reports, according to Liveinternet and Mediascope. Monthly site visits more than 30 million people.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Publishing house “Argumenty i fakty” Ruslan Novikov.
Editor in chief of the newspaper “Argumenty i Fakty” Michael Chkanikov.
Lenta.ru is the largest federal online media in Russia, included in the top 5 most cited Internet resources in Russia (according to Medialogy, 2023), and is also one of the most viral media on the Russian-language Internet (Brand Analytics, 2023). Lenta.ru is a multiple winner of the Runet Prize, the finalist of TEFI-Multimedia and of a number of other industry awards and competitions. Lenta.ru is a part of the media holding Rambler&Co.
Gazeta.Ru is the socio-political online media, one of the top 3 most cited Internet resources in Russia (according to Medialogy, 2023). The media which around the clock covers the common Russian and world agenda and also shapes it with its exclusive materials. Gazeta.Ru is a part of the media holding Rambler&Co.
The Firm’s Secret is a media about entrepreneurship, economics and business lifestyle. Every month, millions of readers visit the website of the online magazine in search of news and information about business development in Russia and around the world. The Firm’s Secret is a part of the media holding Rambler&Co.
“MK in St. Petersburg” – the most important news of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region.
We build an information agenda based on current news in politics, economics, society, culture, science and sports.
“EXPERT” is the exclusive business weekly that works at economics, business, social and political processes deeply and professionally. Over the years, “EXPERT” has become not just a magazine, but business partner to thousands of business owners, topmanagers, executives, and managers at various levels all over the country. “EXPERT” is a desk edition of the decision makers.
“EXPERT” is not limited to facts and figures, but gives readers the volume and reliable information, representing the trends, analysis, forecasts, ratings, characterizing the state of industries, publishing interviews with key figures in business.
The magazine holds an open and independent position, leads an active social life, gaining more and more great reputation each year.