Conference and exhibition will be held from 15 to 17 February 2019 in Sochi


XII Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi together with Saint Petersburg Cultural Forum with the support of Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation and European Festivals Association (EFA) invites you to participate in International Conference and Exhibition.

Main theme of the conference: Interaction, collaboration and cooperation for creating cultural environment of comprehensive and diverse development of academic art.
Themes of conference 2019:
  • Cooperation and interaction between Russian and foreign cultural institutes. Why it could be interesting? What perspectives of collaboration within Russia and at the international level exist?
  • Professional musical education for gifted children: possibilities of cooperation between different regions of Russia, identification and long-term planning of growth of talented musicians.
  • Young managers in the field of culture and young audience in concert halls. How can we prepare to replace? Interaction and involvement of new audience.
  • Interaction of cultural institutes with media in a changing information space.
  • Collaboration and interaction between festivals in different regions of Russia. Cooperation with leading European and global festival associations.
Special project - plenary meetings of delegations of European and Asian countries.
Also, representatives of cultural institutions, creative collectives and festivals from Italy, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Portugal, Ireland, Finland, China, Korea, Singapore, Norway, Switzerland, Japan and other countries will participate in the conference.
On the exhibition Russian and foreign musical festivals and art festivals, concert organisations, creative collectives, non-state cultural institutions will be presented. Participants will have an opportunity:
  • to show their projects to the professional community;
  • to make business and creative contacts with Russian and foreign partners.
Heads of regional cultural offices, administrators and artistic directors of concert organisations and festivals, managers of cultural projects, representatives of musical educational institutions are invited to take part in the conference and the exhibition.
We offer you to become participants of International conference and exhibition and confirm your participation no later than on 10 February 2019.
On accreditation on conference and exhibition, on issues relating to accommodation in hotels of Sochi, and other questions, please, contact: info@rusconagency.ru
Gallery — 2018

International conference in 2018