In 2018, as in past years, the Annual International Forum AutoEvolution will bring together leading representatives of the auto industry to discuss the development of automobile manufacturing, the production of auto components in Russia, and Russia's export potential. A series of events organized by the Government of the Kaluga Region and the Vedomosti Business Daily will bring together representatives of federal and regional government authorities, state corporations, development institutions, and automobile and automotive components manufacturers, as well as managers of infrastructure projects and logistic hubs.

Event format

A two-day business event, including a plenary session and four strategic sessions; excursions to enterprises of the automotive cluster of Kaluga Region, matchmaking activities.


Representatives of government departments of various levels, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, heads of industry enterprises and state corporations, senior and mid-level managers of international and Russian auto concerns and enterprises, automotive components manufacturers; Heads of procurement and development departments, technical and commercial directors, representatives of dealer centers, financial institutions, public organizations and professional associations, leading experts and market analysts, as well as representatives of business media.

Kaluga, Innovative cultural center, 17 Oktyabrskaya Street

A special transfer from Moscow and back will be organized for participants from other regions.


If you have questions concerning the program, please contact project supervisor Evgenia Nikolaeva at evgenia.nikolaeva@vedomosti.ru or +7 (495) 956-34-58, ext. 1285, or project coordinator Victoria Kim at v.kim@vedomosti.ru or +7 (495) 956-34-58, ext. 4224. If you have questions concerning advertising and sponsorship, please contact Marina Isaeva at m.isaeva@vedomosti.ru or +7 (495) 956-34-58, ext. 1185; for questions concerning information support and press accreditation, contact Sabina Mikailova at s.mikailova@vedomosti.ru or +7 (495) 956-34-58, ext. 4147; for questions concerning participation, contact Yulia Lemasova at j.lemasova@vedomosti.ru or +7 (495) 956-34-58, ext. 1314.