Lviv: How to become a creative city
October 16-17 2008
The event aimed to work out a clear and shared vision of how culture can be used for regional advancement, as well as to lay a foundation fo racreative approach to the culture and development of the city which could be applied while creating a strategy for the development of the city.
To conduct the seminar, the British Council had supported the arrival to Lviv of François Matarasso, one of the best British experts in cultural policies and urban regeneration.
Experts from Lviv and other cities of Ukraine are invited to "Lviv: How to become a creative city" seminar.
The participants were divided into the target groups as follows:
- managersofculturalorganizations, artists, musicians, theater experts, etc.
- researchers of cultural policies and planners of the Lviv city's development
- local and regional government officials
- other people who are active in the field and interested in the progress of cultural policies and creative industries in Lviv
The seminar was organized by the "Shtuka" Lviv City Public Art and Creativity Group, marketing and culture professionals of the Culture and Tourism Department of the Lviv City Council, the British Council, the Center for Urban History of East Central Europe and the Center of Culture Management.
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