On May 26, students of the AmSU in the specialties of "Customs", "Tourism", "Economic Security", as well as teachers of the Department of International Business and Tourism and the Department of Economic Security and Expertise took part in the Amur International Exhibition and AmurExpoForum-2022. This year, the Russian-Chinese Economic Forum resumed its work after a forced break and focused on the conditions of the new economic reality.
Governor of the Amur Region Vasily Orlov, Mayor of Blagoveshchensk Oleg Imameev, Governor of Heilongjiang Province Hu Changsheng, Minister for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic Alexei Chekunkov, Consul General of China in Khabarovsk Cui Guojie, Consul General of the Russian Federation in Harbin Vladimir Oshchepkov, Mayor of Heihe Zhao Zhongguo gave a speech.
Within the framework of the plenary session "Regions of Russia and China: cooperation at a new stage", Pavel Puzanov, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Amur Region, made a report "New objects of international transport infrastructure - new opportunities for cooperation between the Amur Region and Heilongjiang Province". In addition, the reports of the session raised the issues of developing the transport and logistics infrastructure of Heihe, creating a Russian-Chinese platform for cashless payments in the Heihe Free Trade Zone, unmanned road transport across the Amur River and seamless cargo logistics, the prospects for trilateral cooperation between the Amur Region and the provinces of Heilongjiang and Guangdong, as well as bilateral cooperation between the Amur Region and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
In total, more than 50 speakers from different regions of Russia, from Moscow to Vladivostok, as well as 15 speakers from China, took part in the AEF.
Expositions on key areas of the region's development were also presented at the international forum. Here were presented the export brand of the Amur Region, master plans for three Amur cities, the results of the work of the Export Support Center and My Business, told about initiative budgeting in the Amur Region, etc.
On May 26, at the plenary session “Excursion Product Brand”, the participants got acquainted with the report of the brand strategist from Samara Alevtina Zolotareva.
On May 27, at the strategic session on the development of industrial tourism, the head of the ASI industrial tourism program Olga Shandurenko, the developer of industrial tours, the author of the industrial tourism methodology of the Russian Federation Natalya Kiselnikova, the general director of MICE Market, the chairman of ANO "ABK" and the initiator of the project "Industrial tourism" Sergey Ryzhov . Within the framework of the session, the experience of working in the field of industrial tourism in different regions of Russia and in the Amur Region, the concept of developing an excursion to the Vostochny cosmodrome was presented. The participants discussed the ways and problems of industrial tourism development in the region.
As part of the strategic session, the Code of Leadership tourism forum was also held with a visit to the Vostochny cosmodrome, the town of Tsiolkovsky, the tourist lodge "Visiting a Fairy Tale" in the village of Krasnoyarovo and other tourist locations. From Amur State University, the delegation included Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of International Business and Tourism Valentina Ulyanova.