Congress and exhibition activity
The exhibition industry is that business card according to which judge economy of the region and its investment attractiveness.
The Rostov region has unique opportunities for development of exhibition and fair activity in the territory: its geographical location and the developed transport infrastructure, economic, intellectual and cultural potentials promote formation of new strategy of further development of exhibition and fair activity and improvement of forms of relationship between subjects of exhibition business. For this reason the issue of development and support of exhibition activity in the Rostov region is topical.
For formation of positive image of the Rostov region as economic and business center of the South of Russia and also for the purpose of increase in investment attractiveness of the region, money on support of priority exhibition and fair actions both regional and interregional, and the international value is annually provided in the regional budget.
In the Rostov region the exhibition companies are registered:
VC "Rostov Expo"
VF "Merchant Rostov"
VF "Plaza Expo"
Along with the exhibition companies – event managers a number of the companies which are carrying out individual building and design of stands of exhibitors, including collective expositions of the Rostov region on offside exhibition and fair events works at the Rostov market of exhibition services.
The main exhibition and fair events in the Rostov region are held in the city of Rostov-on-Don on the only specialized exhibition platform – DonEkspotsentr and also in the territory of KSK "Express", ZSK "Sport Don" and Don Plaza congress hotel.