WEATHER • CLIMATE • WATER
2017 will mark the 20th anniversary of exhibition business in the field of hydrometeorology in Russian Federation/CIS. In 1997 the first international exhibition METEO EXPO took place in St. Petersburg. Over the past 20 years IMD Expo International in cooperation with Roshydromet organized 10 international hydrometeorological exhibitions – in 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014. These exhibitions were organized in conjunction with WMO Commission on Basic Systems, International Conference on Hydrometeorological Safety, 6th and 7th National Meteorological Congresses, 7th Russian National Hydrological Congress and 20th Anniversary Session of CIS Intergovernmental Council on Hydrometeorology. Two METEOREX exhibitions were held in St. Petersburg in 2008 and 2014 respectively. All organizational aspects of the above mentioned events were highly acclaimed by Roshydromet and WMO.
METEOREX 2014 became the largest exhibition of its kind in history. It was timed to the 7th Russian National Meteorological Congress, WMO Technical Conference and Commission on Instruments and Methods of Observations (CIMO). This joint event was attended by over 1000 delegates from more than 70 countries.
International Forum & Exhibition WEATHER • CLIMATE • WATER / EARTH OBSERVATIONS / GREEN ECONOMY will become one of the world’s largest and most important event in the field of hydrometeorology, hydrology, environmental monitoring and related areas.
Forum & Exhibition will bring together professionals and decision makers in the field of hydrometeorology, hydrology and environmental monitoring from all regions of Russian Federation and CIS countries, as well as consumers of hydrometeorological information in all of the weather dependent sectors of economy and related governmental agencies: transportation, industry, agriculture, energy, construction, forestry, ecology, natural resources, emergency services, military and law enforcement, municipalities, public health, tourism, and etc.
Technical modernization of Roshydromet is underway! One of the most important objectives of Forum & Exhibition WEATHER • CLIMATE • WATER / EARTH OBSERVATIONS / GREEN ECONOMY 2017 in St. Petersburg is to showcase the latest in hydrometeorological technology for the second installment of technical modernization program of Roshydromet, co-financed by World Bank – the Second National Hydromet Modernization Project for Russian Federation, worth 139.5 million USD. The project activities focus on capacity building, infrastructure system enhancement, and quality of service delivery.
Taking part in WEATHER • CLIMATE • WATER / EARTH OBSERVATIONS / GREEN ECONOMY 2017 is the truly unique chance to present products and services directly to potential buyers in the global hydrometeorological community, to Russian and CIS hydrometeorological establishments, and to their customers - consumers of hydrometeorological information, in the world’s fastest growing hydrometeorological markets of Russia and CIS countries.