The exhibition-conference will be held from 16 to 18 of February 2018 in Sochi

XI Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi in cooperation with European festivals Association (EFA), the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation and the St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum invite you to take part in the International conference and exhibition.

The main themes of the conference:
  • Cooperation between Russian and foreign cultural institutions: creation of an unique product
  • Youth, management and culture. How to prepare a new generation? Education and practice
  • Folk instruments: relevant opportunities in the music market and useful conservation
  • Wind instruments: new technical development, new instruments
  • Professional musical education for children: 10 years schools and long-term planning for specially gifted young musicians
  • Russian Festivals Association: Time to Start?
Special guests of the conference - delegations from Italy and Columbia.
Representatives of cultural institutions, creative collectives and festivals from Austria, Belgium, Germany, France, Ireland, Bosnia, USA, China, Korea and other countries will take part in the conference.
The most important Russian institutions and foreign musical and arts festivals will be present. Participants will have a possibility to:
  • present their festivals to a professional community;
  • make business and creative contacts with Russian and foreign partners;
  • learn from the experience of major art projects’ organisation and their accomplishment in the regions of Russia and foreign countries.
Participation is open to directors of regional cultural institutions, executive and artistic directors of concert organisations and festivals, managers of cultural projects, representatives of musical educational institutions.
We offer you to become participants of exhibition-conference and confirm your presence till the 10th of February 2018.

On accreditation on the exhibition and the conference and on accommodation in Sochi, as well as for other questions, please contact us: