The WEF 2018 expect more than six thousand participants

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in fotoballoon economic forum. Archival photoThe WEF 2018 expect more than six thousand participants© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

The organizers of the fourth East economic forum (WEF) expect this year by more than six thousand people, according to the administration of Primorye.

As reported at the meeting of the regional alstapa for the preparation of the fourth WEF Deputy Director of the Fund «Recongress» Igor Pavlov, this year increased the number of participants and number of foreign leaders who will visit Primorye. It is expected that about two thousand representatives of Russian and foreign media who will cover the WEF.

«The dynamics of confirmation of participation from the guests this year is 40% higher than in the past. The plan — four thousand participants, but in fact, we expected more than six thousand people,» – said Pavlov.

Also at the meeting said that on the docks in Vladivostok in the days of the WEF will moor five sailing ships of the class A – two Russian sailing ship, two Japanese and one from the Republic of Korea. They will take part in an international regatta dedicated to the forum. On Board each sailing team of 110 students. Located on the shore of the «sea village», there will be a series of events, regattas, organise press center.

Fourth Eastern economic forum will be held at the site of the far Eastern Federal University campus on Russky island on September 11-13.