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Saint-Petersburg International Auto Transport Forum

Saint-Petersburg International Auto Transport Forum

Current issues related to the development ofthe Russian autoindustry which is now one of the most dynamic and priorities direction of domestic engineering will be discussed in St. Petersburgon 24-27 October in Lenexpo.

St. Petersburg International Auto Transport Forum will focus the attention of the Government, science and business on issues of convergence of their efforts to increase the competitiveness of the domestic automotive industry. The leading automotive, transportation and related industries of Russia, China, Poland, Canada, Finland, Germanyand Turkey, and also branch unions, associations and universities are invited to participate in the forum.

Appearance of such an ambitious project in St. Petersburg was stimulated by not only the problem of determining the priorities and the formation of an innovative base, determined by the strategy of development of the automotive industry in Russia up to 2020, but the twenty-year history of the exhibitions «Auto +Automechanika» and «Automechanika. St. Petersburg» traditionally held at Lenexpo. That is why the forum is largely focused on the northern capital, which has become center of the Russian automotive industry in the last 12 years. There are five auto factories — Toyota, General Motors, Nissan, Hyundai, Scania in the city today, where it’s produced more than half a million cars a year the industrial assembly regime. In addition the opening of the factory and service center MAN is planned in 2013.

Architecture of St. Petersburg International Forum is composed of a congress, exhibition and business programs. Topics of the conferences and round tables will affect issues such as the development of intelligent transportation systems, traffic safety in the city, the creation, operation and development of R & D-centers for the automotive industry, new kinds and prospects of personal, public and commercial auto transport, the use of gas as a petrol. The exposition part will be represented by a thematic exhibition, auto components, spare parts, accessories and equipment for service stations «Auto + Car Service», commercial motor transport Inavtotrans and Wheels and tires. Besides there will be a contest for the best scientific and technical development in the automotive industry where the special projects will be presented.These projects have the proposal to develop the most perspective products and technologies for implementation at the concrete objects and at the areas of research with minimum outgoings for technical and technological rearmament.

The event is supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russian Federation, St. Petersburg Government in partnership with JSCKAMAZ, St. Petersburg Association of Auto Components, NP St. Petersburg-London 2003.

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