The VI St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum is an event at the highest level, the program of which included discussions and sessions of the sections, the presentation of the awards “Feniks” and “Metsenat”, signing the most important agreements in the field of culture, the implementation of Multinational Festival program.
More than 110 events took place on the forum platforms, including the International Conference “Culture in the revolution. Revolution in the culture. 1917-2017”, an open lecture of the Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Vladimir Medinsky; International Scientific and Practical Conference "Historical and Cultural heritage of Russia and Europe. Economy, sports, tourism and environment “and many others.
The forum was attended by more than 32 thousand participants.
In the framework of the plenary session of the VI St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum speakers discussed the strategy of cultural leadership.
The event was attended by State Secretary-Deputy Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Alexander Zhuravsky; the Commissioner for Cultural Affairsof the Japanese Ministry of Education, Sports, Science and Culture Ryohei Miyata; digital media researcher and creator of “Cultural Analytics Lab” Lev Manovich; founder and director of the Verbier Festival Martin Engstroem; British actress Justin Waddell; Russian violist, conductor and public figure Yuri Bashmet; the famous saxophonist and founder of Jazz Across borders Igor Butman; many other prominent cultural figures.
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