Premier Expo has organised international
exhibitions and conferences in Ukraine since 2000. The company is a part of ITE
Group plc, the leading organiser of exhibitions in emerging markets. ITE was
founded in 1991 in London, and the company now organises over 250 exhibitions
and conferences every year in 15 countries. In 2011, ITE's exhibitions took up
over 600,000m2 of exhibition space in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan,
Azerbaijan, India, Turkey, and Uzbekistan. ITE has been listed on the London
stock exchange since 1998.
ITE employs over 1,000 staff in 30 offices
worldwide. Using its 20 years of experience, the company creates optimum conditions
for Ukrainian and international companies to grow, along with providing
opportunities to establish international links.
Premier Expo has over 40 specialised
exhibitions and conferences in its portfolio across every economic sector,
Premier Expo's events stand out by their
high level of organisation, making them some of the leading events in Ukraine
in their respective sectors. Each one of them has enjoyed longstanding support
from Government bodies and industry associations.
In December 2011, Premier Expo acquired
Autoexpo, the organisers of several major exhibitions in the auto, oil and gas,
transport and logistics, tourism, and construction industries. In April 2012, the
company acquired the largest professional beauty industry shows in Ukraine:
InterCHARM and Estet Beauty Expo. These recent acquisitions have helped Premier
Expo to become the market leader in several new sectors.
do we organise exhibitions?
Premier Expo organises exhibitions at the
leading exhibition venue in Ukraine - the International Exhibition Centre in
Kyiv. This modern venue has a total area of 66,500m2, including
three exhibition pavilions of 28,000m2 each, parking facilities for
2,500 cars, and various other services for exhibitors and visitors.
There are plans in the future to create two
exhibition pavilions of 12,000m2 and a 2,400-seater congress centre.
In 2011, Premier Expo organised 30
international B2B exhibitions and conferences - a fifth of the country's total
number (according to data from the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, 159
international exhibitions took place in 2011). Net floor space was 91,000m2 - 11% of the total floor space of exhibitions in Kyiv.
A total of 2,710 companies exhibited at
Premier Expo's events in 2011, which have the widest geographical range of any
events in Ukraine with exhibitors from 65 countries. International companies on
average make up 40 to 60% of all exhibitors.
129,000 people visited Premier Expo's
events in 2011, and 89% of these were professionals of the industries covered by
the events they attended.
In total, 26,000 companies have appeared at
an exhibition at some point, and there have been 473,000 professional visitors
from various economic sectors.
- Premier Expo
Business city Forum, 4A, office 21, 13 Pymonenko street, Kiev, 04050, Ukraine
phone: +38 (044) 4968645, fax: 4968646