Press Release Elektro 2019

09 / 04 / 2019

The 28th International Exhibition for Electrical Equipment, Lighting Engineering and Building Automation

Elektro 2019 is co-located with major events in the oil and gas industry, the 19th edition of the Neftegaz 2019 International Exhibition and the National Oil and Gas Forum. These projects build up Russia's most high-profile show of equipment for the fuel and energy sector.

Elektro is a multidisciplinary trade show where participants annually showcase a wide range of technologies and electrical equipment for power industry, manufacturing, construction, transportation, and urban infrastructure. Professionals and experts in the electrical engineering industry and representatives of major companies meet at Elektro 2019 to showcase their best solutions, share their expertise, and discuss the issues of energy saving, and efficient operation of modern equipment. In a short time visitors will get maximum information about cutting-edge developments made by Russian and foreign manufacturers.

The Elektro 2019 opening ceremony will be held on April 15 at 11.00 in the Forum Pavilion.

Dates: 15-18 April 2019

Venue: Forum Pavilion, Pavilion No.8 (Hall 2) of Expocentre Fairgrounds, Moscow

Organised by Expocentre AO

Supported by the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade

Auspices of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Sponsor of registration: CHINT ELECTRIC

Logos: UFI, RUEF

Exhibition area: 7,500+ net sq m

Exhibitors: 225 companies

Countries: 18 (Austria, Belarus, China, Czechia, France, Germany, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Turkey, the USA, and Uzbekistan)

Country pavilions: China supported by CCPIT, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Spain supported by AFME, the Spanish Association of Electrical Equipment Manufacturers, Czechia supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic, and Slovakia supported by the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic

Product sectors: electric power engineering, electric equipment, energy saving and innovations, lighting engineering, cables, wires and fittings, building automation, energy efficiency

Participating companies:

Foreign companies: , Finder,  Weidmuller, Wago Contact, TP Electric, Schneider Electric, RPS Riello, Chint Electric, Mesan, Makelsan, Isovolta, Kentau Transformer Plant (Kazakhstan), and others. 

Russian companies (170): ZETO Plant of Electrotechnical Equipment, Korenevsky Plant of Low-Voltage Equipment, Preora, Relematika, Ryazan Plant of Cable Structures, Sverdlovsk Works of Current Transformers, EKF, EKRA, Elinar, Elektroizolit, and others.

Supporting Events

  • Innovation Summit organised by Schneider Electric in Pavilion No.7 (Halls 3, 4, 5)
  • ElectroCable Russian Congress 2019 organised by the Prioritet Business Communications Agency. The Congress features sessions, section meetings, and workshops. One block is devoted to fire safety in connection with the 370th anniversary of the first Russian Fire Service.
  • Engineer Day (15 April 2019)

ElectroMARKET platform is the central event of the Day. The shows of the latest electrotechnical solutions will run non-stop. Participation in TechnoShow will enable manufacturing companies to draw attention of professional target visitors to the products developed or brought to the Russian market in the past 12 months and showcase their accomplishments to professionals from different sectors. The ElectroTALK platform features the discussion on Market of Electrical Equipment: Points of Growth and round table on The Future of Electrical Equipment: Focus on Intelligence.

  • Designer Day (16 April 2019)
  • Customer Day (17 April 2019)

The Days include conferences, workshops, networking, test drivers, ElectroProject and ElectroBattle competitions

  • Youth Day (18 April 2019)

Future industry specialists will take part in the events. In 2018 the participants in the Elektro youth competitions were 160 students from 23 teams of higher and special secondary educational institutions. This year the profile and geography of competitors expect to be wider and larger.

Furthermore, young specialists can attend:

  • Career Fair of leading industry companies, among them MosEnergoSbyt, TSK Mosenergo, MOEK, Obotonenergo, MOESK, Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation;
  • Talk Show "My success story" with electro master on how to build a career from specialist to top manager;
  • Competitions of student teams.

To learn more on supporting events please click here>>.

Welcome address

"Elektro is Russia's largest electrical trade show which brings together the industry's leaders. Professionals are attracted by the latest equipment, promising technology and a variety of supporting events. It makes the show one of the most anticipated events of this vibrant industry."

Sergey Sobyanin, Mayor of Moscow

The exhibition opening hours are from 10.00 to 18.00; on the 18th of April from 10.00 to 16.00.


Press Service, Expocentre AO