Obtaining a visa for Russia
If, as a conference participant, you will be staying at the Holiday Inn Moscow Sokolniki, the hotel will provide you with the invitation necessary for obtaining a Russian visa, free of charge. For this you must complete a form and fax it to the hotel reservation department (+7 495 7867374). You can download this form at http://isdef.org/download/isdef2006/visa2006.doc. Should you have any questions regarding obtaining an invitation, you may telephone the hotel +7-495-7867373 (Peter Voronov or Tatiana Vlasova).
Also to obtain the invitation you can use www.visatorussia.com express service.
To obtain your Russian visa, you must then apply to the local Russian Embassy or Consulate, bringing with you the invitation you have received and all other required documents.