Moscow International Optical Fair (MIOF)

February 14-16, 2023  /  CROCUS EXPO  /  Pavilion 2, Hall 8


Opening of the International specialized exhibition Ophthalmologic Optics

15 December 2009

Opening of the International specialized exhibition

December 15-18, 2009

The Gala Opening of the International specialized exhibition Ophthalmologic Optics took place December 15, 2009 in the fourth hall of the Pavilion 1 Crocus Expo IEC.

In spite of the fact that the project is held for the first time on the fairgrounds the quantity of exhibitors produced quite an impression.

Both the expocentre management and the exhibitors who have made up their decision in favour of comfortable platform for exposition and rendered services initiated holding of the exhibition on the fairgrounds.

Aquarium Hotel located in the third pavilion Crocus Expo IEC, cozy cafes and restaurants, spacious parking lot for 20 000 cars, coming opening of the metro station Myakinino all these influenced the choice of the platform.

Arkady Zlotnikov, First Deputy Director Crocus Expo IEC, was the first to take floor at the Gala Ceremony of the official opening of the exhibition. He told about the importance of a correct choice of correcting eyesight means in everyday life and on behalf of the organizers expressed confidence in necessity of holding exhibitions of the profile.

Hans Rat, Secretary General of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP), has also participated in the official part of the ceremony. Mr. Rat told about a close connection existing between optical and automobile branches as optical means allow people who have problems with eyesight to drive a car.

Representatives of the leading branch companies also spoke within the frames of the ceremony. They expressed gratitude to the organizers for fast and productive complex infrastructure development allowing representing products and services in the most favourable way and getting maximum commercial return. All speakers noted the importance of the exhibition Ophthalmologic Optics for professionals and important role of the project in the course of players of the optical market rallying.

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