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Creative Business Forum: conditions of participation


The Creative Business Forum will take place on the opening day of SPIEF (2 June). The SPIEF participants will continue discussions at a thematic area Innosocium LAB over the following three days (3–5 June).

The Creative Business Forum is a separate event that will be held as part of SPIEF 2021 It will bring together creative visionaries, business figures, and government representatives, who will discuss key issues facing the creative sector.

Opportunities for the Creative Business Forum participants

The Creative Business Forum participation package includes:

  • attendance at all events on the Creative Business Forum on 2 June 2021 (except special invitation-only events);
  • access to SPIEF partner networking areas at the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre on 2 and 5 June 2021;
  • access to exhibition at the SPIEF venue on 2 and 5 June 2021

Cost of participation

The cost of participation for the Creative Business Forum is RUB 25,000 (including VAT).

To pay for participation in the Forum, participants must sign an agreement or create an invoice/agreement contract, which acts as a confirmation and guarantee of participation. More details will be made available in the ‘Payment’ section of the personal web office.

Apply to participate

In order to participate in the Forum, please fill out an application for participation by 24 May 2021 Applications are reviewed on an individual basis, so please allow at least 10 days for consideration of your application.

Applications will be reviewed by the Organizing Committee. If your application is approved, you will be sent an official invitation, together with a letter detailing how to access your personal web office on the Forum website.

Once you have received your invitation, please confirm your participation (or inform the organizers that you will no longer be able to participate) via the personal web office.

Submit application

Access to the Forum for SPIEF 2021 participants

SPIEF 2021 participants may attend Creative Business Forum events free of charge upon presentation of a participant badge, and are not required to register separately for the Creative Business Forum.

COVID-19 prevention

The Creative Business Forum will be held in full compliance with the safety measures and recommendations of Rospotrebnadzor and the World Health Organization, which are designed to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

Please follow the Forum website and newsletter for updates.


For any questions about the Creative Business Forum, please contact the SPIEF 2021 information centre:

+7 (812) 680 0000