26 July 2016

    The second Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) will be held on 2–3 September 2016 in Vladivostok. More than 3,000 participants are expected to attend.

    To ensure comfortable accommodation for Forum delegates, journalists and the employees of supporting organisations, 5,500 hotel rooms are being prepared in 23 Vladivostok hotels, including rooms at the campus of the Far Eastern Federal University.

    After receiving Forum registration confirmation, delegates and journalists may send an email requesting accommodation to booking@forumvostok.prolaststudio.com. Please specify your preferred hotel, dates of stay, the full names of guests, and the number of rooms required. Participants will be allocated rooms in accordance with their type of participation, within the limits of the established quotas.

    You can find a list of hotels available for booking and details of how to make reservations in the Services for Participants section of the official Forum website.

    Background information:

    Eastern Economic Forum
    The Eastern Economic Forum is held annually. Its goal is to help accelerate economic development in the Russian Far East and to expand international cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region, in accordance with Decree No. 250 of Russian President Vladimir Putin, dated 19 May 2015.

    The 2016 Eastern Economic Forum will be held in Vladivostok on 2–3 September. The Forum venue is the campus of the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) on Russky Island.

    Official EEF website: www.forumvostok.prolaststudio.com

    EEF 2016 is operated by the Roscongress Foundation, the largest operator of conferences and exhibitions in Russia.

    The Roscongress Foundation was established in 2007 to organise and host the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. It received its current name following a reorganisation in December 2015. The Foundation aims to develop Russia’s economic potential and strengthen the country’s image by organising congresses and exhibitions with an economic and social focus, developing substantive content, providing companies and organisations with advice, information, and expert guidance, and offering comprehensive evaluation, analysis, and coverage of the Russian and global economic agendas.

    Contact details for Roscongress Foundation Media Relations Department:

    Tel.: +7 (812) 406 7709
    Email: media@forumvostok.prolaststudio.com

    Eastern Economic Forum Information Centre:

    +7 (499) 7000 111
    Email: info@forumvostok.prolaststudio.com