Sviaz is the main IT and telecommunications event of2016!

30 / 10 / 2015

On May 10-13, 2016, Expocentre Fairgrounds will host the 28th edition of the Sviaz International Exhibition for Information and Telecommunications Technology. The show is held by Expocentre ZAO with support from the Russian Association for Electronic Communications (RAEC), and under auspices of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Organizing Committee is headed by Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Duma Sergey Zheleznyak.

Sviaz was first held in 1975 to become the largest IT and telecommunications show in Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe. Today Sviaz is keeping abreast with the latest technology. It demonstrates the latest achievements and innovations, and shows the market direction for the following year.

Sviaz gives Russian and foreign companies every opportunity to demonstrate their achievements and promote their products. Moreover, foreign companies believe that it is very important to participate in this show as it is the only place in Russia where they can fully showcase themselves to Russian consumers. In 2015 Sviaz welcomed 363 exhibitors, of which 167 were foreign companies. It highlights the importance of the event for both Russian and foreign market players.

The shows product sectors include

  • Telecommunications. Technology, equipment, solutions and services
  • Data networks
  • Telecommunications and network infrastructure
  • TV and radio broadcasting
  • Software
  • IT services
  • Mobile payments
  • Internet technology and services
  • Startups
  • Work and career in the telecommunications and IT industry

Some companies have confirmed their participation in Sviaz 2016 including Nateks, Rohde&Schwarz, Satel, TSComputers, New Components and Technologies, Euromobile, IPMatika, Symmetron, EnerSys, FIAMM, Morion, Lotes, RielloUPS, and others.

Expocentre and RAEC have already announced main topics of the Big Media Communications Forum held within Sviaz 2016. As usual the four days of the forum will be devoted to the most relevant issues of the IT and telecommunications industry:

  • Internet. Copyright legislation,
  • Telecommunications, navigation and IT solutions for transport and logistics. E-Commerce,
  • GLONASS satellite navigation. ERA-GLONASS,
  • Business software solutions for business process improvement.

Over four days experts will show the forum visitors the latest achievements of hi-tech companies, relevant business cases and trends in the IT and telecommunications industry.

In 2016 Sviaz is co-located with Navitech and STL. Systems for Transport & Logistics. Together they make up the Russian Week of High Technologies. It helps the visitors to see a wide variety of high technologies for such important industries as information and telecommunication technology, logistics and navigation. The exhibitors will get every opportunity to show their products to the target audience.

Sviaz has always been the most visited IT and telecommunications event in Russia. In 2015 it had the record number of visitors 40,000!

You can find more information about Sviaz 2016 at