The leading platform for a successful energy dialogue will celebrate its anniversary

RIEF is preparing for its 10th birthday


RIEF will celebrate the 10th birthday.

The convention program of the Anniversary Forum, which is scheduled for April 26 through 28, 2022, will embrace dozens of industry-specific conferences and round-table discussions, covering key trends and spheres that determine further development of energy resources in Russia and abroad.

Some of the main subjects on the convention program are carbon regulations for the Russian fuel and energy sector; energy safety and technological independence; global digitalization and automation trends; world-scale ecological issues; the fuel and energy sector development strategy with regard to new local and external challenges; rates regulations; network reliability enhancement, and many more.

Much attention will be paid to extension of international cooperation that sustain Russia’s positive image of the key player in the global energy market, capable of solving its tasks in consistence with visions and opinions of all the market participants.

Advanced technologies and equipment will be showcased at the 29th International Specialised Exhibition “Power and Electrical Engineering.” The exposition will visualize domestic demands of Russia’s fuel and energy market along with export potential of Russian producers.

As usual, the Russian International Energy Forum is powered by the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Government of St. Petersburg as well as industry associations and unions.

In 2021, the 9th Russian International Energy Forum took place in the hybrid format. The Forum engaged 900+ delegates and was attended by 5,000 people, including participants from France, Italy, Slovakia, USA, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and the Republic of Belarus.

At the same venue with RIEF 2022 the 18th International Exhibition “Municipal Housing Complex of Russia” will take place.



RIEF 2021 business program published

Sustainable development of the sector is on the agenda


Conference “Innovative Projects in the Fuel and Energy Sector” scheduled during RIEF 2021

The event will take place on April 21, from 2.00 p. m. to 6.00 p. m. (Moscow)

The event will take place on April 21, from 2.00 p. m. to 6.00 p. m. (Moscow).

One of the most significant trends in the fuel and energy sector development is advanced technology implementation as it ensures higher efficiency and better corporate structure along with less negative environmental impact.

Major companies of the state develop and introduce innovative development programs that cut current costs borne by enterprises, improve management and monitoring procedures, boost energy efficiency, as well as enhance energy supply quality and reliability.

The experts will meet at the conference to discuss the following issues:

  • Implementation of game-changing technologies and technical solutions at fuel and energy enterprises
  • Digital innovations in the industry
  • Solutions for digital substations
  • Electrical energy accumulation and storage systems. New projects
  • Efficiency growth prospects for business processes driven by game-changing solutions used in the sector
  • Incentives and state support for companies implementing game-changing projects
  • Roadmap by EnergyNet, National Technology Initiative and its implementation
  • State and private business partnership mechanisms in the innovation sector and their development



Andrey Maximov, Director, Department of Power Engineering Development, Russia’s Ministry of Energy

Anton Skibin, Acceleration Director, Head of Energy and Transport Sector at the Energy Efficient Technology Cluster for Skolkovo Foundation

Boris Kharas, Chairman, Union of Software and IT Developers for the Fuel and Energy Sector

Nikolay Posypanko, Head of the Energy Market Regulation Department, VYGON Consulting

Nikita Utkin, Chairman, National Technical Committee for Standardization “Cyber-physical Systems”

Anastasia Perdereau, Manager, Internet of Energy Project, Skolkovo Energy Center, Moscow School  of Management

The dialogue will be participated by:

State officials, executives of the fuel and energy companies, relevant associations, Russian equipment manufacturers and software developers for the fuel and energy enterprises side by side with research institutes.

*The date and time of the event are subject to change.


Russian International Energy Forum is the annual convention and exhibition event for the specialists of the fuel and energy sector, the largest international occasion in Russia and CIS countries. The key objective of the project is establishing a platform for the industrial corporations, state authorities and the scientific community to have a dialogue at. The concept of the Forum involves both the convention and the exhibition programs.

Convention program

More than 45 events are held on the Forum's site annually in various formats - plenary sessions, conferences, round table discussions. The convention program of RIEF covers the most pressing issues of the industry: heat energy engineering, lighting energy engineering, electrical equipment, generation, nuclear energy engineering, renewable energy sources, automated process control systems, power engineering, security of energy facilities, energy efficient and energy saving technologies and equipment, measuring and control systems and means, staffing of the energy sector.


St. Petersburg, Peterburgskoye highway 64/1



 April 26-28, 2022

 10:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m.