Moscow Global Forum “City for Education” 2018
The Moscow Global Forum “City for Education” 2018 was successfully held from August 31 to September 2, 2018. A special educational ecosystem was created at the Forum. Moscow became a major attraction of innovative technologies and a key driver for development of the country’s educational community. Guests and participants of the Forum assured of the high quality of educational technologies of the metropolis. The age of the youngest visitor of the Forum was 1 year and 3 months, and the age of the oldest – 86 years.
“133 thousand people visited the Moscow Global Forum “City for Education” for 4 days” – reported Moscow Government Minister, Head of the Department of education of the city of Moscow, Isaac Kalina.
Chief representatives of education authorities of the capital took part in the events of the Forum “City for Education”.
The Moscow Global Forum “City for Education” 2018 united 86 exhibitors, about 1000 speakers and presenters of master classes. 87 cities, 53 countries from around the world and 5 continents participated the Forum. Foreign guests of the Forum compared it with the Davos of Education. This year, 603 foreign visitors were in attendance at the “City for Education.”
Within the framework of the Forum, 700 master classes were held at the stands and 460 sections of the business program, which aroused a keen interest of school directors, teachers, schoolchildren and their parents, Russian and foreign experts. On the last day of the Forum, a charity run was held. It united the guests of all ages and social categories. More than 500 people took part in the “Run for good” to support seriously ill children.