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Taking part in the meeting are guests from Russian regions and abroad. The international conference will bring together leading Finnish, German and Russian forestry experts, environmentalists and businessmen.
It is held annually with an active backing of the Vologda Oblast Government. The venue of the Gates to the North is the Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom". The exhibition area and various segments, along with the comprehensive programme and supporting events represent the entire product spectrum of the tourist industry of the Vologda Oblast. At the same time, they form the basis for the development of new ideas, approaches and targeted marketing.
The Russian Wood, exhibition for innovation technologies to be applied in the timber industry, in production of technological equipment for forestry and manufacture of wood and wood-working articles, will start its work in Vologda on December 2, 2015.
Yulia Chekaleva, an athlete from the Vologda Region made it a Russian World Cup double with victory in the women's 15km skiathlon (7,5 km classical style and 7,5 km freestyle) in Rybinsk, Russia.
The main exhibition event in the Czech Republic will be the 57th International Engineering Fair (MSV). It is the leading industrial trade fair in Central Europe with annual participation reaching more than 1800 exhibitors and 75000 visitors from 60 countries worldwide. More than a third of the exhibitors are from abroad. All nine of the key specialist sectors of the engineering industry are very well represented.
The guests to the Vologda Region arrived from St.Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Moscow, the Far East, Leningrad, Archangelsk and Moscow Regions, the USA and Finland.
The 18th international specialized exhibition “Safety and Labour Protection” is held in Moscow, 9 - 12 December 2014.
From December 3 through 5 Vologda will host exhibitors from Russian regions and such foreign countries as Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Latvia and Belarus.