November 19, Thursday
9:30-10:00 a.m.
9:30-10:00 a.m.
Welcome remarks
Forum host: Kateryna Osadcha
President of Ukraine
Matti Maasikas — Head of the European Union Delegation to Ukraine
Chargé d'Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, a.i. Kristina A. Kvien
Video on creative industries in Ukraine supported by USAID TCA
10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
Presentation of Oleksandr Tkachenko — Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine
10:30-12:15 a.m.
10:30-12:15 a.m.
Module 1. Ukraine's Creative Deposit (on investment in culture and creativity)
Mariya Gabriel — European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth The Rt Hon John Whittingdale OBE MP — Minister of State for Media and Data in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, UK
Mykhailo Fedorov — Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine
Olha Stefanishyna — Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine
Serhii Marchenko — Minister of Finance of Ukraine Moderator: Oleksandr Tkachenko — Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine
12:00-1:30 p.m.
12:00-1:30 p.m.
Module 2. Capacities for New Reality: Adaptability and/or Resilience?
Francis Fukuyama — American political scientist and philosopher, professor at Stanford University
Ella Libanova — Director of the M.V. Ptukha Institute for Demography and Social Studies of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
Volodymyr Yermolenko — philosopher and writer, Doctor of Political Studies (France), Professor at the Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Director of Analytics at Internews Ukraine
Yevhen Hlibovytsky — lecturer at the Kyiv Mohyla Business School, founder of the ProMova think tank, Ukraine
Moderator: Natalia Kryvda — Professor of the Department of Ukrainian Philosophy and Culture at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
2:00-3:00 p.m.
2:00-3:00 p.m.
Pier Luigi Sacco's lecture
Pier Luigi Sacco — Senior Advisor, Head of the OECD Venice Office on Culture and Local Development; Professor of Cultural Economics, IULM University Milan; Senior Researcher, metaLAB (at) Harvard
3:00-6:00 p.m.
3:00-6:00 p.m.
Sectoral Modules, simultaneously

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Filming Module "Film Sector in Ukraine and Covid-19. The show must go on!"
3:00-3:17 p.m. Welcome notes:

Oleksandr Tkachenko — Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine

Pavlo Sushko — MP, deputy head of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Humanitarian and Information Policy, chairman of the Cinematography and Advertisement Sub-Committee

James Hope — USAID Mission Director

Craig Saltzer — USAID CEP Acting Chief of Party / Karén Isahakyan — Emerging Industries/Competitiveness Team Leader, USAID CEP

3:17-3:40 p.m. Jean-Charles Levy — Producer, Forecast Pictures, Apple Tree Vision

3:30-3:40 p.m. Q&A session, moderator: Yulia Marushevska

3:40-5:15 p.m. Discussion panel "Putting Ukraine on the global creative map in post-quarantine era – challenges and opportunities"

Alla Belaya — producer ("Legacy of Lies")

Darko Skulsky — co-founder of "Radioaktive Film", the first Ukrainian production company

Vlad Riashyn — producer, Apple Tree Vision/Star Media Founder, Member of The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (EMMY) and The European Film Academy

Yuriy Karnovsky
— producer ("The Rising Hawk")

Victoria Yarmoshchuk — CEO, Film.UA Group

Lyubomir Levitskiy — director and producer, Captain Ukraine ("Drift", "Unforgotten Shadows", "#Selfieparty")

5:15-5:55 p.m. Discussing the case of HBO Chernobyl in Ukraine: "What needs to be done for attracting more such projects to Ukraine?"

Craig Mazin — American screenwriter and film director; creator, executive producer, writer of the five-part HBO miniseries Chernobyl

Darko Skulsky — co-founder of "Radioaktive Film", the first Ukrainian production company

: Yulia Marushevska

5:55-6:00 p.m. Closing remarks: Karén Isahakyan


Karén Isahakyan — Emerging Industries/Competitiveness Team Leader, USAID CEP

Roman Yasmonytsky — Business Advisor, Creative and Film Sector Leader, USAID CEP
Facebook event
Sectoral Module of Ukrainian Cultural Foundation. 1

Oleksandra Yakubenko —-Head of UCF International Cooperation Department

Daryna Zhyvohliadova — Deputy Head of UCF International Cooperation Department, "Creative Accelerator" program manager

3-3:45 p.m. Presentation section. UСF grant programs: season 2021

Nadiia Kovalchuk
— UCF Deputy Director for Project work, Member of Directorate

3:45-4 p.m. Promotion section. UCF video archive

4-4:30 p.m. Presentation section. "Zapravka"

Yuliia Alenina — UCF Program Manager, program"N.O.R.D."

Kateryna Alymova — programme manager of House of Europe

Lina Romanukha — House of Europe residency programme manager

Oleksandr Vynohradov — head of the Visual Arts Department of the Ukrainian Institute and the programme of international art residencies EXTER

Olga Tykhonova — independent expert, curator of the Future Museum research project (Vienna)

4:30-5 p.m. Presentation. Digitalization of a state institution: reality or fiction

Anastasiia Holovnenko
— Deputy Head of UCF Analytical Department, UACulture editor

Pavlo Cheburei — Senior Expert of UCF Communications & PR department

Presentation of the International Festival Digital Cultures – 2020, Anna Szylar — digital culture programme manager, Instytut Adama Mickiewicza

5-5:10 p.m. Promotion section

5:10-6 p.m. Discussion section. Panel discussion "How to find a partner for an international project? Successful cases with the support of UCF and Creative Europe"

Tetyana Teren — Executive Director of PEN Ukraine

Mariia Vasylets — Program manager of UCF, program "Culture for Changes"

Alyona Dmukhovska — Project manager of Creative Europe Desk Ukraine

Andrii Kulakov — programme director NGO "Internews Ukraine", representative of the "ARTIFAKES: Art invades fakes" project

Igor Komendo — GoLocal Director

Daryna Zhyvohliadova — Deputy Head of UCF International Cooperation Department, "Creative Accelerator" program manager
Facebook event
6:00-7:00 p.m.
6:00-7:00 p.m.
Bill Guttentag's lecture on global entertainment industry in times of coronacrisis
Bill Guttentag — American screenwriter, producer and filmmaker, lecturer at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business