The VIII St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum will take place on November 14–16, 2019. It's main topic this year: «Cultural Codes in Globalizing World».
The Forum has been deservedly recognized as a global cultural event that attracts thousands of experts in the sphere of culture all across the world every year: stars of theatre, opera and ballet, renowned directors and musicians, public figures, government officials and business people, members of the academe. Forum Organizers: The Government of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Government of Saint Petersburg.
The Forum is developing in three dimensions at the same time. A large-scale business programme will be of interest to specialists in different areas of culture. The Festival Program includes multiple cultural events for city residents and guests of Saint Petersburg. The Business Venue creates conditions for projects implementation and signing of agreements in the field of culture.
Main venues of the Forum are General Staff Building of the State Hermitage, Russian Museum of Ethnography, Manezh Exhibition Hall. However, Forum traditionally involves multiple cultural venues in the city which are popular amongst both citizens and guests of St. Petersburg.