About the Forum

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The 'Russian Energy Week' Energy Efficiency and Energy Development International Forum will take place in Moscow on October 3–7, 2017 in accordance with Order No. 2026-r of the Government of the Russian Federation dated September 27, 2016.

Detailed information about the Forum venue is available in the Venue section.

The Forum is being held to demonstrate the prospects of the Russian fuel and energy industry and unlock the potential of international cooperation in energy. The Forum will serve as a platform for a discussion of the main challenges faced by the energy sector and topical problems involving the development of:

  • the gas industry;
  • the oil industry;
  • the coal industry;
  • petrochemistry;
  • electricity;
  • energy conservation and increased energy efficiency.

The Forum will bring together the CEOs of major global and Russian energy companies.

The predecessor of Russian Energy Week was the ENES International Forum on Energy Efficiency and Energy Development. Five forums were held from 2012 to 2016 and attended by representatives of key manufacturing companies and industry-based state organizations.

The operator of the Forum is the Roscongress Foundation.

St. Petersburg International Gas Forum (SPIGF)

St. Petersburg International Gas Forum (SPIGF) will be held as a part of the 'Russian Energy Week' Energy Efficiency and Energy Development International Forum. SPIGF is the leading venue to discuss topical issues of the industry. During the Forum industry leaders make their decisions that provide direct impact on formation of the global gas market. SPIGF will take place at the EXPOFORUM Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3 to 6 October.

The official website: gas-forum.ru

The Roscongress Foundation

The Roscongress Foundation was founded in 2007 to develop Russia’s economic potential and strengthen the country’s image by organizing congresses and exhibitions with an economic and social focus. The Foundation develops the substantive content for these events, and provides companies with advice, information, and expert guidance, as well as offering comprehensive evaluation, analysis, and coverage of the Russian and global economic agenda.