ESSMA goes to Russia

Join us on this inspiring tour

ESSMA European Stadium Tour: Russia

The European Stadium & Safety Management Association will assemble during its Stadium Tour in Russia (Moscow and Saint Petersburg) from 2 to 5 July 2017. During this tour, the following venues will be visited: Spartak Stadium (Otkritie Arena), VTB Arena Park, Luzhniki Stadium, VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium) and Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium). Next to this we will attend the Confederations Cup third place playoff game in Otkritie Arena and will meet the Russian 2018 Local Organizing Committee. Learn and share best practices about new stadiums, stadium development, World Cup 2018 stadiums, hospitality and new technologies.

TOPICS

BEHIND-THE-SCENES STADIUM TOURS

Executive staff and management will give you a unique behind-the-scenes tour: the unique opportunity to ask all your questions on stadium-related matters.

STADIUM PRESENTATIONS

Hosting venues will give presentations on their operations and projects.

NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

Meet with venue industry peers from all over the world.

PROGRAM

FIFA Confederations Cup game: third place playoff game at Spartak Stadium (Otkritie Arena)

2h

Spartak Stadium (Otkritie Arena)

About

Vladimir Yurin

PFC CSKA Staff: meet & greet

30mins

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium)

About Vladimir Yurin

Senior Development Manager

Showcase VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium) + Q&A

Presentation of the development & construction of the stadium, as well as the operational management

60mins

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium)

About

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium) extended stadium tour

During the extended stadium tour we will visit the following areas: hospitality areas, technical areas, integrated commercial estate, safety management area, pitch. We will also discover the fan experience possibilities.

1h 30mins

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium)

About

Networking lunch

60mins

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium)

About

Transfer

30mins

About

Andey Penkin

Luzhniki Stadium Staff: meet & greet

30mins

Luzhniki Stadium

About Andey Penkin

Stadium Manager Russia 2018 LOC

Showcase Luzhniki Stadium

Presentation on the following topics: overview of redevelopment, technical challenges, innovations & technologies used in stadium, investment budget & development, operational management of stadium, legacy of the stadium : World Cup, etc.

60mins

Luzhniki Stadium

About

Luzhniki Stadium extended stadium tour

During the extended stadium tour we will visit the following areas: pitch, hospitality & VIP, control & media room, press & media area, kitchen & equipments, technical installations such as heating, ventilation, back-up installations.

1h 30mins

Luzhniki Stadium

About

Transfer to hotel

45mins

About

Evening dinner

45mins

About

Kirill Makrischev & Andrei Peregoudov

VTB Arena Park Staff: meet & greet

30mins

VTB Arena Park

About Kirill Makrischev & Andrei Peregoudov

General Director & Head of Project

VTB Arena Park extended venue tour

During the extended stadium tour we will visit the following areas: hospitality areas, technical areas, safety management areas, pitch. We will also discover the fan experience possibilities.

1h 30mins

About

Transfer to Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

30mins

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

About

Networking lunch

60mins

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

About

Alexander Atamanenko

FC Spartak Moscow Staff: meet & greet

30mins

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

About Alexander Atamanenko

Commercial Director

Showcase Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium) + Q&A

Presentation of the development & construction of the stadium, as well as the operational management

60mins

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

About

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium) extended stadium tour

During the extended stadium tour we will visit the following areas: hospitality areas, technical areas, safety management areas, pitch. We will also discover the fan experience possibilities.

60mins

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

About

Transfer to train station + train to Saint Petersburg

4h

About

Arrival to Saint Petersburg, transfer and hotel check in

45mins

About

Alexey Zhukovin

FC Zenit Staff: meet & greet

30mins

Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium)

About Alexey Zhukovin

Director of Department of sporting and mass events

Showcase Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium) + Q&A

Presentation of the development & construction of the stadium, as well as the operational management

60mins

Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium)

About

Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium) extended stadium tour

During the extended stadium tour we will visit the following areas: hospitality areas, technical areas, safety management areas, pitch. We will also discover the fan experience possibilities.

1h 30mins

Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium)

About

Networking lunch

60mins

Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium)

About

Event closing

45mins

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Preliminary program, changes may occur.

SPEAKERS

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CSKA Moscow

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Spartak Moscow

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VTB Arena Park

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Zenit Saint Petersburg

VENUES

We will be visiting 5 top class venues in Moscow and Saint Petersburg.

luzhniki

Luzhniki Stadium

  • City: Moscow
  • Start of Construction: 2013
  • Opening: Under Construction (2017)
  • Seats: 81 000
  • Home Team: –
  • Investments: $340 million
  • Extra: Luzhniki Stadium will host the FIFA World Cup 2018 final

VEB Arena (CSKA Stadium)

  • City: Moscow
  • Start of Construction: 2007
  • Opening: September 2016
  • Seats: 30 000
  • Home Team: CSKA Moscow
  • Investments: $350 million
  • Design: Mosproekt-4
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spartak-stadium

Otkritie Arena (Spartak Stadium)

  • City: Moscow
  • Start of Construction: 2010
  • Opening: September 2014
  • Seats: 42 000
  • Home Teams: FC Spartak Moscow & Russian National Team
  • Investments: $430 million
  • Design: AECOM

VTB Arena Park

  • City: Moscow
  • Start of Construction: 2011
  • Opening: Under Construction (2017)
  • Seats: 33,000 (45,000 possible)
  • Home Team: FC Dynamo
  • Investments: $1.6 billion
  • Design: Manica Architecture
  • Extra: Multi-sports hall (basketball/ice hockey)
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Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg Stadium)

  • City: Saint Petersburg
  • Start of Construction: 2008
  • Opening: Under Construction (2017)
  • Seats: 68 000
  • Home Team: FK Zenit Sint-Petersburg
  • Investments: $1.1 – 1.4 billion
  • Design: Kisho Kurokawa

GAME DAY EXPERIENCE

During the tour, participants will attend the FIFA Confederations Cup play-off game for the third place in Spartak Stadium (Otkritie Arena). This event provides the opportunity to get a unique live game day experience in one of the 2018 FIFA World Cup venues!

ALREADY PARTICIPATING

REGISTER

Enjoy the early bird price until 27 May 2017. Regular price € 1.795

The ESSMA European Stadium Tour is sold out, no more registrations are being accepted!

HOW TO BOOK

ONLINE: Select a ticket in the form above and pay by credit card online.
PHONE: Call +32 472 63 97 46 to book now
QUESTIONS: Send us an email

BOOKING INFO

Please note this event is only for ESSMA member Leagues, Federations, Clubs, Stadiums & ESSMA Stadium Partners, ESSMA Strategic Partners.

Cancellation policy
You can cancel up to 30 days out from the event and receive a full refund. As from 30 days out there are no refunds but you are allowed to transfer your ticket to a colleague (in case name changes on for example train tickets come with an extra charge, they will be taken into account by the participating organization). All these changements must be submitted in writing to events(at)essma.eu prior to the event and after a confirmation this will be validated.

Group discounts
Group discounts are available on bookings of 3+ delegates from the same organisation (paid on a single invoice). Please contact events(at)essma.eu to confirm.

VAT & Administration fee
The price excludes administration fee. The administration fee is €38.15 in case of early bird registration and €42.15 in case of regular registration.
The price excludes VAT (applies to Belgian companies only).

Liability note
ESSMA reserves the right to cancel, defer or modify the event proceedings without prior notice.

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