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Roscongress Presented Books on Organizing Large-Scale Events

20 January 2022
Фонд Росконгресс презентовал книги об организации крупных событийных мероприятий

The 11th Europe + Asia Event Forum in St. Petersburg presented several books on the event industry. The latest ones include volume one of the Event Management Encyclopaedia dedicated to offline conventions and the Global and Russian Event Safety Recommendations, A Dictionary of Key Terms and Concepts in the Event Industry.    

“The Roscongress Foundation boasts a vast experience in organizing large-scale conventions, exhibitions and business events that bring together thousands of participants. The coronavirus pandemic has changed all spheres of our life, which has become the new normal. We are happy to share our event management tips, recommendations and lifehacks with industry peers,” said Alexander Stuglev, CEO and Chairman of the Roscongress Foundation.

Offline Conventions is volume one of the Event Management Encyclopaedia. Other volumes will cover online conventions, exhibitions, and cultural and sporting events. Thus, the Encyclopaedia will become the most comprehensive scholarly and practical material on event management. Volume one was authored by CEO and Chairman of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev and Adviser for the Roscongress Foundation Methodological Support Slava Khodko, who compiled it with the same perspective in mind. 

The Global and Russian Event Safety Recommendations, A Dictionary of Key Terms and Concepts in the Event Industry was published as part of the Exhibition R&D Centre Library series (fifth edition). The book offers an overview of best global and Russian practices to ensure the safety of business event participants. It also covers the role of event safety for the planet as a whole, i.e. the impact of conventions and organizations on the environment. The dictionary includes best practices of the leading Russian and international associations, companies and experts involved in event industry. Alexey Valkov, Director of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum and Igor Ognev, Head of IT Systems Development, Accreditation, Access Control and Logistics Directorate contributed to the Dictionary. It was published by the Exhibition R&D Centre R&C with support from the Roscongress Foundation and SVEKO.

Both editions address recommendations and instructions of international health organizations, international and national event industry associations, and government agencies. They will help college students and teachers, as well representatives of related industries learn more about event industry theory and use it.