Annual forum organized by the Ministry of Education and Science to support exchange of experience in topical education issues. It aims to promote long-term stable operation of a regular international expert forum, demonstrate advanced education technologies, as well as education organization and support tools. The event brings together all the stakeholders — lecturers, heads of education institutions, members of federal and regional ministries and agencies, public and private enterprises, and the main consumers of education services (schoolchildren, their parents, other prospective students). Over 54,000 people visited MIEF in 2016, and experts from 70 countries took part in the program. New education ecosystem will be the main focus of the fair in 2017.