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RX Global Joins the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs

July 03, 2020. Moscow

On June 18th 2020, at the general meeting of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs, (held online), RX Global received the honorary title of a Member of the Union.

Commenting on the news, Anna Dycheva-Smirnova, CEO of RX Global Russia and Managing Director of RX Global Middle East and RX Global Turkey, said: "It is extremely important for us to be part of the professional community.  It is a wonderful opportunity to discuss new ideas for the development of the exhibitions industry, to share experiences and knowledge in a professional environment with our peers."

RX Global is a leading global events business, and the organiser of flagship exhibition and congresses in Russia since 2006. The multifaceted Russian portfolio of RX Global consists of projects covering a wide variety of industries including well-known Russian and international projects such as, Aquatherm Moscow (HVAC and water supply industry), Ecwatech (water industry), INTERCHARM (perfumery and cosmetics industry), IPLS (contract manufacturing and STM), MAPIC Russia (commercial real estate), NAIS (civil aviation), PAP-FOR (pulp and paper industry), PSI Russia (promotional industry), and WasteTech (environmental technologies and waste management).

Membership of the Union will allow RX Global to share its rich experience in organizing events, to participate in creating a consolidated position within the professional exhibition community, and to take part in discussing topical issues.

"In the context of the current situation, obtaining information and the opportunity to participate in industry events is becoming even more important. Of course, we are pleased that there are many companies of different sizes and geography in the Union, which makes it possible to get a comprehensive view of our challenges and a variety of opinions and solutions," said Anna Dycheva-Smirnova.

The Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs unites leading Russian exhibition organisers, owners of exhibition complexes and centers and service companies operating in the exhibition industry.

The RUEF contributes to the development and strengthening of the exhibition industry in Russia, as an integral part of Russia’s socio-economic foundation and an effective tool for the development of the national economy. It is a platform for discussing the challenges and forming the solutions in  the exhibition community. The Union's activities promote the exhibition industry in the international arena and create a positive image of Russia in the global investment community.

The Union was founded in 1991 and has been a member of The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) since 1994. Today, the Union presents more than 900 exhibitions in 46 cities, the exhibition area of which covers more than 2 million square meters. Projects bring together more than 100,000 participants from 120 countries annually.

Notes for editor

RX Global is a leading global events business. It combines face-to-face with data and digital tools to help customers learn about markets, source products and complete transactions at over 500 events in almost 30 countries across 43 industry sectors, attracting more than 7 million participants. 

Our events, organised by 35 global offices, leverage industry expertise, large data sets and technology to enable our customers to generate billions of dollars of revenues for the economic development of local markets and national economies around the world.

RX Global is part of RELX, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.