12 May The conference "Intercultural dialogue in the modern world"
Текст In 2012, chair of international humanitarian reations of St. Petersburg State University held together with the St. Petersburg Association of international cooperation a seminar "Intercultural dialogue in the modern world" for graduate students. The conclusions of the seminar were used by its participants for preparing their master's theses and academic articles. The conference held in 2014 should develop the results of the seminar.
The conference goal is finding the key aspects and potential of international cultural cooperation as an important part of international relations, of foreign policy of modern states, and as a factor of the soft power, using Russian experience and experience of foreign countries.
The conference is aimed to support the academic exchange within the community of Russian and foreign scholars, and to create international research groups.
The conference is organised by St. Petersburg State University together with the St. Petersburg Association of international cooperation, representatives of international cultural centres in St. Petersburg, consular institutions in St. Petersburg, academic community of Russia and foreign countries.
Conference venue: St. Petersburg Association of international cooperation (Liteinyi pr., 60, St. Petersburg).