The Russian-Finnish cultural forum this year will be held in an online format starting on October 1 and lasting to October 3, Nevsky News reports. The organizers decided not to endanger participants during the pandemic and arrange the forum remotely.
The programme of the forum includes open events, a thematic workshop on cooperation in the musical field, a meeting on creative industries, and much more. According to the organizers, by June 1 they received 75 proposals for joint projects from organizations in Finland and 15 applications from Russia. There are already 64 Finnish and 140 Russian companies participated in the search. The next forum is planned to be held in Russia in 2021, and in the Finnish city of Lahti in 2022.