«Day of Argentina in Samara» this was the slogan under which a series of events was held in Samara on June 14, 2011. The events were initiated by the embassy of Argentina to the Russian Federation and held in the frameworks of the official visit to Samara of Mr. Markos Bednarski — minister, head of economic and trade department of the embassy.
The events were aimed to introduce different aspects of Argentinean culture and economy to the professionals and wide audience of Samara region.
The program included:
— official meetings of Mr.Bednarski with representatives of Samara region administration.
— master class on Argentinean meat for chefs and restaurateurs of the region. The master class was held by a specially invited chef from Moscow Alexey Strukov (restaurant chain «Torro Grill»);
— press-conference for the local mass media from Mr. Markos Bednarski- minister, head of economic and trade department of the embassy of Argentina to the RF and Mr. Leonid Gelibterman president of the International center of wine and gastronomy (Moscow)
— cultural gourmet dinner, which was visited by the representatives of the embassy of Argentina, business elite of Samara region, and representatives of the local mass media.