The Roscongress Foundation`s Social Platform

Creative Industries Schools as the Regional Development Drivers

17 Jun , 12:00–14:30
Creative Business Forum
Pavilion F, Roscongress Foundation Social Platform

The Creative Industries School is a modern innovative platform for teenagers at which they can make creative products that are socially significant for a particular region. As such, teenagers who obtain professional knowledge in the creative industries can influence both the development of creative industries and the creative economy of the region as a whole. During the session, school students present their projects to business representatives and obtain feedback. How do creative industries affect the economic development of regions and what tools can be used to support this process? What are some of the specific aspects of training, educating, and building up human resources for different areas of the creative industries at schools? What modern educational practices are new creative industries schools using? What are some of the new formulas and types of work in the educational sector of the creative industries? What are some of the existing mechanisms for mastering the necessary skills? What are some of the innovative solutions and competitive advantages of creative industries schools for the market? How can support be provided for the development of creative industries in the regions, and how can they be integrated into regional economic development strategies?

Marina Mezhova, Director, Siberian Higher School of Musical and Theatre Arts; Curator, Creative Industries Schools

Yulia Aleynikova, Director, Branch of the Baltic Higher School of Musical and Theatre Arts (Creative Industries School, Kaliningrad)
Irada Ayupova, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan
Kristina Belova, Creative Producer, Creative Industries School (Kemerovo)
Svetlana Zvereva, Head, Creative Industries School (Mari El, Yoshkar-Ola)
Alexey Kostyukov, Design Teacher, Interactive Digital Technology Studio, Creative Industries School (Krasnoyarsk)
Yevgeny Levin, Teacher, Creative Industries School (Balakovo
Yevgeny Lisin, Design Teacher, Creative Industries School (Kemerovo)
Igor Namakonov, General Director, Federation of Creative Industries
Ekaterina Mamonova, Teacher, Design Studio, Creative Industries School (Novosibirsk)
Natalya Pakhomova, Rector, Russian State Institute of Performing Arts (St. Petersburg)
Nadezhda Prepodobnaya, Secretary of State - Deputy Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation
Alexandra Shmakova, Head, Creative Industries School (Tomsk)