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On April 24, 2021, an online non-conference "ARTtalk. Art after the creative economy" was organized by Tavrida art cluster In a global discussion lasting for 15 hours, experts discussed trends, innovations, and prospects for creativity and innovation. The non-conference discussions took place in several formats, including a talk show with expert discussions, drive-interviews, a battle of technologies, a creative storm, show presentations and a visionary fresh, and garnered more than 2.5 million views. Speaking at a non-conference, First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia Sergey Kiriyenko announced a new season of Tavrida art cluster. Objectives: - introducing the professional community to the Tavrida art cluster as a competitive project in the creative economy - bringing participants and residents of Tavrida art cluster into the expert field - organizing publicly available educational lectures by leading experts in the creative industries - stimulating interest in the creative industries
More than 100 experts representing various branches of art, science, and technology became speakers of the non-conference. Among them: - Sergey Novikov, head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation for Public Projects; - Alexey Agranovich, Artistic Director of Gogol Centre; - Alexander Gagiev, Director of Creative Industries and Talent Engagement at SberZvuk, Executive Director of Ecosystem Development at Sber X; - Ekaterina Sergeeva, Head of Production and Content Directorate of Mail.ru Group video platform; - Anton Gorodetsky, director of the video game media project PLAYER ONE (MY.GAMES); as well as other representatives of various areas of the creative sphere, federal youth movements and non-profit organizations. The non-conference also included an online charity marathon of the All-Russian campaign for mutual help #МЫВМЕСТЕ (we are together). Goal: Start of the promotional campaign of educational races and Tavrida.ART festival