The international forum "Creative Ukraine" is the largest platform in Eastern Europe aimed at discussing the public policy features in cultural spheres and creative industries. Every year, the event brings together several dozen speakers from upwards of 10 countries. Politicians, creative entrepreneurs, international economic and cultural experts, and government representatives work closely to determine the most effective ways of forging an economy based on innovation, talent, and creativity.
The forum has been held since 2017.
The forum is organized and chaired by the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine.
Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine
European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth
Ambassador of the European Union, Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine
Minister of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland
Minister of Culture of the French Republic
Minister of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania
British Council Country Director
People's Deputy of Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Humanitarian and Information Policy
Chairman of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy, Secretary of the National Council for the Reconstruction of the Country
President of the Kyiv School of Economics, adviser to the head of the Office of the President of Ukraine
Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine
Musician, leader of Okean Elzy band, social activist
CEO 1+1 Media
Ukrainian TV host, social activist
Co-founder of the WAW: War Against War initiative
Ukrainian social activist, publicist, marketer, journalist
Ukrainian rapper, founder and frontman of the band "Kalush Orchestra"
Oleg FAHOT Mykhailiuta
Musician, sound producer, actor, frontman of TNMK band
Ukrainian writer, translator, social activist, frontman of the band "Zhadan and Dogs"
Singer, artist, volunteer, head of the art agency "Territory A",
holder of the title "World master"
Ukrainian marketer, founder of Fedoriv Group
Ukrainian philosopher, publicist, translator, specialist in phenomenology, doctor of philosophy
Director of the National Cultural and Art complex "Art Arsenal"
head of the Creative Industries Development Office
co-owner, manager of the development of the SOLOMIA Reshetyliv workshop of artistic crafts
People's Deputy of Ukraine
Executive director of the project "Support of government reforms in Ukraine"
Chairwoman of the Charitable Organization of the charity fund "Authentics of Gutsulschyna", Honored Art Worker of Ukraine. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine, author and organizer of many projects in the field of folk art of the region of Gutsulschyna.
Co-founder & CEO of Ukrainian Fashion Week. Head of the Expert Committee of the Ukrainian Fashion Council
Founder and Creative Director of FROLOV. Member of the Expert Committee of Ukrainian Fashion Council
Founder and CEO of Ukrainian Fashion Education Group (UFEG).
A member of the Ukrainian Fashion Council. The author of the book “Fashion Theory. Concepts and Practices”
Founder and creative director of “the COAT by Katya Silchenko” brand. Member of the Expert Committee of the Ukrainian Fashion Council. "Best Designer of Women's clothes” (Best Fashion Awards 2021)
Founder and Creative Director of NADYA DZYAK brand. Volunteer of the Foundation “Ukraine in the heart”
Director of the Ukrainian Book Institute
First Deputy Minister of Economy of Ukraine Перший заступник Міністра економіки України
Professor of the Department of Ukrainian Philosophy and Culture of the Faculty of Philosophy of the Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University
TV presenter, radio host, public figure, founder and director of independent theater "Wild Theater"
Executive producer on Radio Culture (Suspilne), journalist, writer, translator
Susana Jamaladinova (JAMALA)
Ukrainian singer, peoples' artist of Ukraine
producer of the movie "Mariupol. An unspent hope"
Manager of cultural projects, modern art expert
Journalist, TV presenter, curator of the Dialogue Platform of the Ukrainian House
UK/Ukraine Season director at the British Council UK
founder of the Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival in New York
Ukrainian theater and film actor, people's artist of Ukraine
Co-founder and Head of Design4Ukraine Association, оwner and art director at SuperGraphica design bureau.
Open Circle University of Generations. Practical philosopher, researcher, political scientist, author of the concept of neuromodels
Architect, designer, author. Founder of Yakusha architectural studio, FAINA Collection, FAINA Gallery (Antwerpen, Belgium)
Researcher, curator, collider. Creative Director Maino Design, Ambassador Design4Ukraine in Switzerland
Designer, communicational strategist, artist, political activist and сoach. Co-founder of Design4Ukraine Association and first feminist publishing in Ukranine - Creative women publishing
Acting Deputy Director for International Cooperation, The Ukrainian Book Institute
Head of the Copyright Department, Old Lion Publishing House
Rigts manager, Vivat Publishing House
Conference interpreter, founder of the LITERARY AGENCY OVO
Head of development of the BOHDAN PUBLISHING HOUSE, the chain of bookstores "Dim knyhy"
Founder and owner of the "Laboratoriya" publishing house and the application for reading electronic books "Librarius"
Culturologist, translator of Ukrainian literature
Joanna Kristina Radosh
Executive Director, Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Director for Project Management, Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Head of Analytical Department, Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Operations Director of NGO "Insha Osvita", coordinator of educational and humanitarian projects in the proto produkciia agency
Representative for Ukraine Protective Programs at the Artists at Risk Connection, PEN America
Grant Programme Manager, House of Europe at Goethe-Institut
Head of Creative Europe programme in Ukraine
Project Leader of Zmina 2.0, PLATFORM FOR CULTURAL INITIATIVES IZOLYATSIA
Sub-grant manager of Zmina 2.0, PLATFORM FOR CULTURAL INITIATIVES IZOLYATSIA
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FASHION INDUSTRY DURING THE WAR. ESTHETICS OF RESISTANCE
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