ROAD SHOW TRIPS
|SI-Road Show||Jan, 2015|
|SI-Road Show||Jan, 2014|
|SI-Road Show||Mar, 2014|
|SI-Road Show||Oct, 2013|
|Western Part||Jan-Feb, 2013|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Mar, 2013|
|Western Part||Jan-Feb, 2012|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Mar-Apr, 2012|
|Western Part||Feb, 2011|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Mar-Apr, 2011|
|Eastern Part Road Show||Apr, 2010|
|Western Part Road Show||Feb, 2010|
|Eastern Part Road Show||Sep, 2009|
|Eastern Part Road Show||Apr, 2009|
|Eastern Part Road Show||Feb, 2009|
|Eastern Part Road Show||Oct, 2008|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Apr, 2008|
|Western Part||Feb, 2008|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Oct, 2007|
|Eastern Part of Russia||Apr, 2007|
|Western Part||Feb, 2007|
|Education Abroad in Russia||Sep, 2006|
|Education Abroad in Russia||Mar, 2006|
|Education Abroad in Russia||Feb, 2006|
|Education in New Zealand||Apr, 2005|
|Education Abroad Exhibition||Mar, 2005|
|Education in Canada||Feb, 2005|
|Study in New Zealand||Mar, 2003|
|Education Abroad||Feb, 2003|
|Education in Canada||Apr, 2002|
|New Zealand Education||Mar, 2002|
SI Road Show Russia West + East 2015
January 16th, 2015 – February 1st, 2015 – Western part
February 2nd, 2015 – February 11th, 2015 – Eastern part
Students International is pleased to announce that the registration is now open for joint Western and Eastern Road Shows.
One tour starts right after the other with a short stopover in Moscow. You are most welcome to customize your trip according to your time availability and marketing priorities: e.g. you can start in Moscow and finish in Khabarovsk, or do the whole trip from Krasnodar to Magadan in 5 weeks!
20 cities across Russia are available for you as Road Show locations:
||Why you should go
||Krasnodar is one of the biggest cities of the Southern Administrative Region in Russia with the population of more than 720 000 people. It is one of the main agricultural centres in Russia. There are many universities and polytechnic institutes in Krasnodar. As one of the attractive point, the close distance (2 hours by car) to Sochi, where the Winter Olympic Games took place in February 2014!
||Rostov-on-Don is considered as the capital of the South of Russia with the population of more than 1 million people. In the city we have one of the oldest and one of the most experienced representative offices of SI. The staff of SI Rostov-on-Don has visited almost all the countries which are the main destinations for study abroad programs. Moreover, there is a British visa centre covering for South of Russia Also, there is an airport with both domestic and international flights carried out
||Volgograd is one of the main industrial cities in the Southern part of Russia. The population of the city consists of 1 million people. Modern Volgograd remains an important industrial city. Industries include shipbuilding, oil refining, steel and aluminum production, manufacture of machinery and vehicles, and chemical production. A large Volgograd Hydroelectric Plant stands a short distance to the north of Volgograd.
||Saint Petersburg is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city). It is located on the Neva River at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea. Saint Petersburg is often described as the most Western city of Russia, as well as its cultural capital. It is the northernmost city in the world to have a population of over five million. The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments constitute a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Saint Petersburg is also home to The Hermitage, one of the largest art museums in the world. A large number of foreign consulates, international corporations, banks, and other businesses are located in Saint Petersburg. As of 2006/2007 there were 1024 kindergartens, 716 public schools and 80 vocational schools in Saint Petersburg. The largest of the public higher education institutions is Saint Petersburg State University, enrolling approximately 32,000 undergraduate students.
||Moscow is the capital of Russia and its largest city. The population of Moscow is about 15 million people. Moscow is ranked the 4th most expensive city in the world. The Forbes magazine gives Moscow the 1st place for dollar billionaires (79 people). Moscow is the vibrant centre for Russian business, banking and culture. There are offices of almost all multinational companies in Moscow. In Moscow there are embassies and consulates of almost all the countries in the world. No other city in Russia can boast such numbers of educational institutions - there are 1727 secondary schools and 264 universities and institutes.
||Perm is a city and the administrative center of Perm Krai, Russia, located on the banks of the Kama River in the European part of Russia near the Ural Mountains. Perm is a scientific center; some of the scientific institutes are combined in the Perm Scientific Center of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. As of the 2010 Census, the city was the thirteenth most populous in Russia.
||Ufa is the capital of Bashkortostan republic. The city is considered as the biggest centre of petroleum process industry with the population of 1 million people. The government of Bashkortostan pursues an active educational policy and successfully grants with scholarships for studies abroad young university graduates or young specialists holding BA degrees for their further studies in MA programs.
||Kazan is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. With a population of 1,143,535, it is the eighth most populous city in Russia. In April 2009, the Russian Patent Office granted Kazan the right to brand itself as the "Third Capital" of Russia. Kazan is one of the largest industrial and financial centers of Russia, and a leading city of the Volga economic region in construction and accumulated investment. City's Gross Regional Product had reached 380 billion rubles in 2011. In summer 2013 Kazan hosted the Universiade!
||Tomsk is a university town. Today Tomsk has a population of around 500,000, of which every sixth person is a student, coming from all over Siberia, Central Asia and even the European part of Russia. Due to this fact, Tomsk probably has a bigger proportion of foreign language speakers than any other Siberian city.
||Presentations in Barnaul
||Barnaul was founded in the XVIII century as a center of silver and copper mining, and has a population of over 600,000.Barnaul is an important industrial center of Western Siberia. There are more than 100 industrial enterprises in the city, employing approximately 120 thousand people. Leading industries in the city work with diesel and carbon processing.
||Presentations in Ulan-Ude
||Ulan-Ude is the capital of Buryatia (an administrative republic in Russia) and has the population of 373 000 people, it's a one of the biggest cities of Siberia region in Russia. High economic results of the city have been obtained with the development of forestry industry, power engineering and mostly of gold and other minerals extraction and process industry. Also, the state project of Recreation Area on the lakeshore of Baikal is being conducted by local government and looks very attractive for further economic development of the city. We have been conducting educational fairs in Ulan-Ude for more than 7 years and we always fix the biggest number of visitors in comparison with other cities.
||Novosibirsk is the third most populous city in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg and the most populous city in Asian Russia, with a population of 1,473,754 (2010 Census). It is the administrative center of Novosibirsk Oblast as well as of Siberian Federal District. Novosibirsk is a large industrial center. The industrial complex consists of 214 large and average sized industrial enterprises. These produce more than two thirds of all industrial output of the Novosibirsk region. Leading industries are the electric power industry, gas supply, water supply, metallurgy, metal working, and mechanical engineering.
||Irkutsk is one of the economically important cities in Siberian region of Russia. With the population of 600 000 people it is one of the biggest cities and moreover a very important place of commercial relations with China. The most developing sectors of industry in the city are manufacturing of transports and food industry. Moreover, Irkutsk is an educational centre of Eastern Siberia with a great amount of higher educational institutions. Finally, the city is known for its vast resort area on the lakeshore of Baikal that is becoming more popular among foreign tourists. In the city we have one of the oldest representative offices of SI with a well-trained staff. The annual increase in recruited students in Irkutsk has shown a dynamic development of the office activity and a great importance of conducting an educational fair in the city.
||Krasnoyarsk is the biggest centre in Eastern Siberia of economic and cultural importance and a highly developed industrial centre of Russia. The population of the city has reached the population of 1 000 000 people. The leading sectors of the industry are metallurgy, mechanical engineering, transport engineering, chemical engineering, commerce and services. There are more than 17 000 enterprises, concerns and companies; an international airport and a river port.
||Yakutsk is a city in the Russian Far East, located about 4° (450 kilometers) south of the Arctic Circle. It is the capital of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic (formerly the Yakut Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic), Russia and a major port on the Lena River. The city has a population of 210,642. The city has offices of many mining companies, including ALROSA, whose diamond mines in Yakutia account for about 20% of the world's rough diamond output
||Khabarovsk is often called "the capital city of Far East". It has the population of 600 000 people. The most developing industries in the city and in Khabarovsk region are chemical engineering, ship building. It is also a city through which Russia gets most of products and items imported from China. There is a big international airport in the city carrying out convenient flights, for instance, to Canada, USA, Australia and New Zealand via Seoul, Korea. There are more than 20 Universities in Khabarovsk. SI Khabarovsk office has been working more than 10 years. Moreover, the SI Khabarovsk office has been enlarged in staff number due to a growing number of students willing to study abroad. Traditionally, SI students from Khabarovsk sent for studies abroad assist in educational fairs sharing their great experience with potential students.
||Vladivostok is a port city on the Pacific coast of Russia, the main gate to Canada, USA, Australia and New Zealand, Japan, South Korea and other Asian and Pacific countries and consequently it has achieved significant commercial relations with the countries named earlier. The population of the city consists of more than 1 000 000 people. The most developed industries in the city are ship building, fish and sea food industry, civil engineering. Vladivostok exports ships, sea food, ferrous metals abroad. In 2012 the city hosted APEC Summit with leaders of foreign countries. Also, there is a US Visa Consulate in the city. The SI office in Vladivostok is one of the first offices founded as a representative one of SI in the Far Eastern region. Moreover, the SI office in Vladivostok is an official IELTS testing centre in Russia.
||Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy is considered as the most faraway city which is located on Kamchatka peninsula, but from economic point of view it has a great importance for Russia. The population of the city is 195 000 people. Kamchatka has got the hugest coefficient of the fish and sea food industry in Russia. it is successfully exported to Japan, South Korea and China mostly. Also Kamchatka has unique natural resorts that attract more and more tourists from all over the world.
||Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk is one the most important cities located on the Sakhalin Island in the Far Eastern region of Russia. The population of the city is 200 000 people. In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk there is a Head Office of the Holding "Sakhalin Energy", the biggest company of power engineering in the Eastern part of Russia. Being a region of rich oil and gas fields, Sakhalin contains a lot of international companies involved. The SI office in Sakhalin is one of the leading offices in Russia; the staff is well-trained and much experienced in recruitment of students, in conducting SI fairs and mostly in drawing on potential clients’ attention to the event.
||Magadan is a port city on the North Eastern part of Russia with the population of more than 100 000 people. The chief sectors of city industry are fishery and the gold extraction and process industry. With the help of the SI representative office in Magadan we have been conducting fairs for 5 years. The event has already proved to be very efficient on the topic of a rising number of students from the city. The staff of the office always takes an active part in SI trainings for agents and successfully recruits students for academic programs and language courses abroad.
The cost of participation includes rent of exhibition venues, accommodation at hotels (single room, B&B), SI Gala Dinner in each city, airport transfers, interpreting and advertising. (*Extra nights of accommodation, early check-ins – late check-outs, transportation between cities, printing of marketing materials, etc., are subject to extra costs)
Please also note that there are such participation options as unmanned stands and second participant. The costs of these options can be negotiated individually.
Format of the event can also include presentations, school visits and follow-up meetings where possible. These activities are free of charge and are offered to exhibitors at the Organizer’s discretion.
The approximate costs of transportation between the cities are as follows (in EUR):
- Krasnodar - Rostov-on-Don (by coach) – 90 EUR
- Rostov-on-Don – Volgograd (by coach) - 90 EUR
- Volgograd – Saint Petersburg – 200 EUR
- Moscow – Perm – 150 EUR
- Perm – Ufa (by coach) – 90 EUR
- Ufa – Kazan – 90 EUR
- Moscow – Novosibirsk – 90 EUR
- Moscow – Ulan-Ude – 110 EUR
- Moscow – Tomsk – 90 EUR
- Moscow – Barnaul – 100 EUR
- Tomsk – Novosibirsk (by coach) - 80 EUR
- Barnaul – Novosibirsk (by coach) - 75 EUR
- Ulan-Ude – Irkutsk (by train) – 65 EUR
- Novosibirsk – Irkutsk – 145 EUR
- Novosibirsk – Krasnoyarsk – 105 EUR
- Novosibirsk – Yakutsk – 325 EUR
- Irkutsk – Khabarovsk – 150 EUR
- Krasnoyarsk – Khabarovsk – 185 EUR
- Yakutsk – Khabarovsk – 285 EUR
- Khabarovsk – Vladivostok (by train) – 155 EUR
- Vladivostok – P.-Kamchatskiy – 225 EUR
- Vladivostok – Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – 185 EUR
- Vladivostok – Magadan – 170 EUR
We would be extremely grateful if you could return the fully and carefully completed registration form by no later than December 12, 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org to the attention of Nikolay Patalakha, Event Coordinator.
Application forms received after December 12, 2014 will be considered on the basis of spots availability.
We look forward to seeing you at our Road Show Trips.
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