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Valdai Discussion Club Award Ceremony

Valdai Discussion Club Award Ceremony
15.10.2018

Tradition and Future: National Identity in a Changing World. Session 2

Tradition and Future: National Identity in a Changing World. Session 2
16.10.2018

Opening of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club

Opening of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club
16.10.2018

Tradition and Future: National Identity in a Changing World. Session 2

The session “Tradition and Future: National Identity in a Changing World” took place on October 16 as part of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club.


Panelists:

  • Konstantin Bogomolov, Director, Lenkom Theatre (Moscow State Theatre named after Lenin's Komsomol)

  • Alexey Kasprzhak, Director, Artek International Children’s Center

  • Vladimir Medinsky, Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation

  • Mikhail Piotrovsky, Director, State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg

  • Natalia Solzhenitsyna, Public Figure

Moderator:

  • Ivan Krastev, Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies

The Annual Meeting will last until October 18. This year’s topic is “Russia: Agenda for the 21st Century.” This is not accidental. At the forefront is Russia, its political and socio-economic prospects, social and cultural development, place in the emerging world.

The programme includes six thematic sessions and a plenary session, to be held on the last day of the event. The timetable of broadcasts and the list of speakers are available on our website.