The International Symposia on Cultural Diplomacy 2017

"The Time is now: Utilizing Cultural Diplomacy to Unite the World's Cultures before Hard Power takes the Lead"

(Berlin, Bucharest, Addis Ababa, Brussels, London, New York City; April - November 2017)

Symposia Timetable

The timetables for the Symposia events can be found below:

The Artistic Cultural Diplomacy Forum 2017

"Building Cultural Bridges through Art, Film and Music"

(International Event Series; Berlin; February - December, 2017)
  Thursday,
February 16th, 2016
Friday ,
February 17th, 2016
Saturday ,
February 18th, 2016
Sunday,
February 19th, 2016
09:00 Registration Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments
09:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
10:00 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
10:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
11:00 Break Break Break Break
11:30 Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions
13:00 Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions
14:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
15:00 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
15:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
16:00 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
16:30 Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments
17:15 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
17:45 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion
18:15 Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions Interactive Panel Discussions
19:30 Welcome Group Dinner
& Concert
Show Dinner Group Dinner and Berlin Fashion Show Farewell Group Dinner

German-Russian Month 2017

"Developing Initiatives to build Cultural Bridges between Germany and Russia"

(Berlin; May 1st - 31st, 2017)

“Russian Culture: from Matryoshka Dolls to Modern Art”
Exhibition, Film Screening & Discussion
(Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017)

“Russia and Germany 70 Years After”: Past, Present & Future Perspectives of Relations
(Panel Discussion, Reception
(Wednesday, May 10th, 2017)

“The Development & Contribution of the Russian Community in Germany”
Panel Discussion, Getting to Know Each other Dinner
(Wednesday, May 17th, 2017)

“Youth Education & Development: Developing Academic & Economic Cooperation”
Panel Discussion
(Wednesday, May 24th, 2017)

“Russian Night”
Dinner Show & Concert
(Monday, May 29th, 2016)

The International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in Germany

"Utilizing Cultural Diplomacy to Develop Economic and Cultural Bridges"

(Berlin; June 1st - 4th, 2017 - Held Parallel to the Berlin Carnival of Cultures)
  Thursday,
June 1st, 2017
Friday,
June 2nd, 2017
Saturday,
June 3rd, 2017
Sunday,
June 4th, 2017
09:30 Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments
10:00 Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series
10:45 Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series
11:30 Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments
12:00 Interactive Panel Discussion Interactive Panel Discussion Interactive Panel Discussion Interactive Panel Discussion
13:00 Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions Lunch and Tour in Berlin
Participation in the Berlin Carnival of Cultures
14:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
15:00 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
15:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
16:00 Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments  
16:30 Debate Moderated Interview Debate  
17:00 Interactive Discussion

Interactive Discussion Interactive Discussion  
19:30 Social Activity Social Activity Social Activity  

International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the UN

"Utilizing Cultural Diplomacy to Unite the World's Cultures before Hard Power takes the Lead"

(New York City; September 19th - 23rd, 2017)
  Tuesday,
September 19th, 2017
Wednesday,
September 20th, 2017
Thursday,
September 21st, 2017
Friday,
September 22nd, 2017
Saturday,
September 23rd, 2017
09:30   Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Participation in the High-Level Event of the General Assembly marking the 20th Anniversary of the World Program of Action for Youth Departure Date
10:00   Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series
10:45   Lecture Series Lecture Series Lecture Series
11:30   Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments
12:00   Interactive Panel Discussion Interactive Panel Discussion Interactive Panel Discussion
13:00 Registration Lunch Break Sessions Lunch Break Sessions Lunch and Tour
14:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
15:00 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
15:30 Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion Lecture & Discussion  
16:00 Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments Tea, Coffee & Refreshments  
16:30 Moderated Interview Debate Moderated Interview  
17:00 Interactive Discussion

Interactive Discussion

Interactive Discussion  
19:30 Welcome Group Dinner Social Activity Social Activity Social Activity