By the end of 2016, the construction of the first stage of the “Kazan Expo” exhibition center will be completed.
Deputy Head of the Executive Committee of Kazan, Ivan Kuznetsov, has told journalists today that the largest in the Volga region exhibition center will hold the Worldskills championship in 2019.
In December, 2016 its first stage will be put in operation, and the whole construction will be over in 2017.
The total area of 50,000 square meters will include a congress hall for business meetings, concerts and shows, and a hall for 1,800 seats.
A separate territory is allocated for tent pavilions where the Worldskills competitions will be held. The complex also includes a press-center, administrative offices, workshops, catering zones, a hotel, first-aid posts and a car parking for 698 cars.