ISFEH9 program
21 - 26 April 2019
Social program
Technical program
Technical program
The technical program is being developed. You can download current draft here.
Social events
Art exhibition "Mysterious beauty of Russian North" by Alina Lesova at Welcome Reception in Corinthia Hotel
21 April 2019, 6:00 pm

Enjoy the touching artworks by Alina Lesova so nicely reflecting the beauty of Russian northern landscapes, and you will grasp the power of the secluded places of the White Sea, Yamal Peninsula, Karelia, and old northern Russian villages. Alina's pictures gently convey an astounding silence, true tenderness, romantic poetry, mild strength, and marvelous beauty inspired by the vast expanses of the Russian North. Remember, these artworks are really unique, being created right at the scene. You will be able to talk to the author.

Please also see Alina Lesova here.
The opening ceremony in the General Staff Building of the State Hermitage Museum
22 April 2019, 9:00 am

The opening ceremony and the first working day of the Seminar are planned in the remarkable and historic place of the General Staff Building of the State Hermitage Museum, at the Palace Square of St. Petersburg.

The Hermitage is closed for visitors on Mondays that provides a unique opportunity to explore the Hermitage interiors and collections for ISFEH9 delegates and accompanying persons during special excursions.

Ballet "Anna Karenina"
Mariinsky-2 - shiny new ballet and opera house of the Mariinsky theatre
24 April 2019, 7:30 pm

We are happy to announce that the social program will include, among other events, the evening of classical ballet in the world-famous Mariinsky Theatre.

Gala dinner in the Summer Palace Restaurant
25 April 2019, 7:00 pm