Potential participants can register to take part in the Professional Flow program before October 24, 2021, at the our website.
Forum organizers: Government of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Government of Saint Petersburg. This year the Forum will take place on November 11 – 13 with its main theme "Cultural Codes of the New Reality". Mass media accreditation will begin on August 2, 2021.
Registered participants of the Professional Flow will gain access to all events of the Forum’s business program. The business program is aimed at professionals of the cultural sector and includes events in 14 different sections, each of which covers one of the areas of cultural activities, thematic tracks, events of the Business venue, events of Guest Countries and countries with special programs, official events of the Forum, agreement signing and award presentation ceremonies. Sections and tracks of the Forum are headed by renowned workers of Russian culture.
Registered Professional Flow participants will be able to download free electronic tickets to Public Flow events without having to undergo additional registration. The program of the Public Flow of the Forum will include discussions and lectures for a broad audience, including the events of the special discussion project of the Forum on technologies in culture — Culture 2.0 Open Lecture Series, as well as shows, concerts, exhibitions and other events.
The VIII Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum was held on November 14 – 16, 2019. In 2019 there were a total of 40,358 people taking part in the Forum, of whom 13,532 were the participants of the Professional Flow. The program of the Forum included 415 events that took place on 95 different venues.