On Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 July, visitors of the Russian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 will be able to enjoy a ‘culinary performance’ by the 29 year-old chef of Moscow’s famed Fahrenheit restaurant, Anton Kovalkov.
We reached the milestone of the one millionth visitor to the Russian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015. The lucky guest was given a special award by Ekaterina Gamova, the great Russian volleyball champion, who also was visiting the pavilion.
The visitors of the Russian Pavilion at EXPO MILANO 2015 will be brightly impressed by a genuine gastronomic discovery – caviar dishes by Igor Bednyakov, Ambassador Russia EXPO 2015, executive chef of the restaurant “Bochka” in Moscow, who will give culinary master classes on the 27th and 28th of June.
On Thursday, June 25th at 2pm, the architect of the Russian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 Sergei Tchoban will held a special lecture in the Conference hall on the 2nd floor of the Russian Pavilion at Expo.
The 2nd World Agroforum is planned on 2-3 June 2015 in the Congress Hall of the Russian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015. Through this important international event, Russia will lead the discussion and define priorities in global food security issues, and amongst invited guests are the heads of Ministries responsible for agriculture issues of many Expo 2015 participant nations, as well as executives of the biggest Russian and international agricultural holdings and food producers, experts and representatives of the international press.
World Agroforum www.worldagroforum.com is the international professional platform for discussing current issues of production and trade of agriculture products, global food security and developing international communications between food and agriculture producers around the world.
On Monday 1st June at 14.00, in the Conference Hall of the Russian Pavilion, will be held the presentation of the English version of the unique book "The Russian cuisine: regional and modern". It is an absolutely exclusive edition, that for the first time gathers together all the most famous regional recipes of Russia, resulting in an unprecedented encyclopedia of regional Russian cuisine.
Four ambassadors of Russia Expo 2015 will lead the Health Days in Expo Milano 2015, scheduled on June 1 and 2 at the Russian Pavilion.
Anastasia Kolesnikova, Aleksandra Shaforost, Elena Shifrina and Elena Usanova are influential Russian business representatives in the food industry. At the Russian Pavilion in Milan, they will share with visitors their knowledge and experience in this field, presenting products out of the ordinary. They have something in common: the passion for natural, but still pleasant and tasty food.
The Universal Exhibition Expo Milano 2015 opened its doors yesterday, with more than 140 nations welcoming visitors to Expo, whose theme in 2015 is "Feeding the Planet. Energy for Life". Russian President Vladimir Putin sent his greetings to participants and guests of the Universal Exhibition Expo 2015 in Milan.
Following a competition organised in partnership with the Association of Russian Designers to create the Russian Pavilion mascot at Expo Milano 2015, we can now announce
the winning design. Our jury chose the ‘Roly-Poly Bear’ created by designer Vitaly Stavitsky. The Roly-poly Bear is the fusion of a bear - the symbol of Russia, a matryoshka doll and the children’s roly-poly toy, beloved through the generations.
A press conference on Russia’s participation in Expo Milano 2015 was held at the headquarters of news agency Tass in Moscow on 20 April 2015. The press conference was the platform for two important launches relating to Russia’s participation at Expo 2015. The first was the Russia’s official promo video, which highlights the main concepts of the Russian Pavilion. The second was the much-anticipated launch of Russia’s Expo Mascot, a Roly-Poly Bear: the fusion of a bear - the symbol of Russia, a matryoshka doll and the children’s ‘roly-poly’ toy, beloved through the generations.