All-Russian student civil-patriotic forum started in Irkutsk
On October 25, 2016 in Irkutsk, the All-Russian student civil-patriotic forum "Russia is Our Home" was launched, in which more than 150 participants from 35 different cities will take part.
The forum "Russia is Our Home" is aimed at implementing the youth policy in the field of civil patriotism and is being conducted to involve Russian students in activities and projects in this field. The result of the forum will be the generalization of the best practices of Russia and the development of methodological recommendations for the implementation in universities in 2017 of activities and projects in the field of civil patriotism. The forum "Russia is Our Home" has been gathering participants from all over Russia for the 3rd consecutive year.
The organizers of the event are the Irkutsk National Research Technical University with the support of the IRNITU Students' Trade Union. Within three days within the framework of the forum there will be round tables, seminars and plenary sessions, as well as a competition of implemented projects in the patriotic sphere.
The All-Russian Public Youth Organization "Students of Russia" is the official partner of the Forum and the organizer of the section "Media Patriotism", which will cover the use of media tools in patriotic education, patriotic initiatives in the field of PR, shaping the image of Russia in the modern world, as well as social media responsibility and information security.
The experts of the section are: Oleg Zorya - Chairman of the All-Russian Public Youth Organization "Students of Russia"; Artem Meshcheryakov - co-founder of the advertising agency FP Agency, co-founder of branding studio FRANTS, Pavel Sorokin - managing partner of the agency "Plasticine". The moderator of the section is Marat Bogdalov, the adviser on promotion in social networks of the agency "The Last Optimist", the corporate trainer of the all-Russian public youth organization "Students of Russia"
In addition, as experts and guests of honor in the work of the Forum participate: Andrei Khudoleev - Executive Secretary of the Commission on Information Support of the State National Policy of the Presidential Council on Interethnic Relations and Lyudmila Ilichev - director of programs of the Center for Public-Private Partnership of the Institute of Public Service and Management of the Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation.
The forum is supported by the Office of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for the Siberian Federal District, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Irkutsk Region as part of programs for the development of student associations.