Urban Week


Urban Week: calendar of events

Organized by:

Government of St. Petersburg
Academy of Real Estate (ARE)
PROEstate Events
Russian Guild of Property Managers and Developers (RGMD)

Coorganized by:

Sreda Urban Design Institute
RBC Media Holding
Kommersant Publishing House
European University at St Petersburg

Urban Week presents the series of events on St. Petersburg urban planning and development. It is the venue where international urbanists, architects, citizens, authorities and business experts get together to share experience in the sphere of urban planning and design.

Developers will present specific projects and solutions contributing into Strategy 2030.

Main aim of Urban Week is to generate initiatives and proposals for efficient implementation of St. Petersburg development strategy using international experience and expert visions.

Date Event Venue Contacts
November, 17 PROUrban forum:Comfortable living environment in the metropolitan city: bringing visions to reality Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg, 1, Voznesensky pr. To participate, become a partner:Christina Yudina8 (812) 640-60-70


To register:
Liubov Borodulina
8 (812) 640-60-70
November, 17 Award ceremony:Customers’ loyalty Отель W St. Petersburg, 6, Voznesensky Prospect Alina Pelevina,+7 (921) 562-62-72pr@bsn.ru
November, 18 Panel discussion:Underground space development in megapolisOrganized by Kommersant Publishing House Palkin Restaurant, 47 Nevsky Prospect  Alexandra Agafonova,+7 (812) 324-69-49,+7 911 009-40-10,


November, 18 – 22 International educational workshopsModern approach to integrated urban developmentOrganized by Sreda Urban Design Institute Venue to be determined Oleg Pachenkov,pachenkov@yahoo.com
November, 18 Open discussion Participation of citizens and expert community in the decision-making on urban development. Organized by Beautiful St. Petersburg Venue to be determined Steve Kuddins,
November, 18 Presentation NLO book series by Studia Urbanica Organized by Center for independent social research (CISR), CISR venue, Ligovsky pr. 87, office 300 Oleg Pachenkov,pachenkov@yahoo.com
November, 19 Open lecture: “Building Information Modeling (BIM) – design, construction, management. High-quality design influencing quality of buildings, territories, cities. Lighthouse business center, 12, Pevchesky Lane Daria, Head of Press Service, ViPS Group,+7 (905) 274 12 57ageeva@unionbox.ru
November, 20 Forum: Future St. Petersburg Astoria hotel, 39, Bolshaya Morskaya ul. Elena Krom, Head of project “Future St. Petersburg ”, RBC media holding+7 (812) 611-10-22ekrom@rbc.ru
November, 20 Public lecture: Manuel Sánchez-Villanueva Catalan architect and urbanist Venue to be determined Oleg Pachenkov,pachenkov@yahoo.com
November, 21 Public lecture: Sergey Kapkov, Head of Department of Culture, Government of Moscow “Hipster urbanism. Is it for real? Its specifics, potential, weak points. Example of Moscow” Venue to be determined Maxim Shpakovsky
November, 22 Presentation: Architecture magazine FUTURA and Arch-Meeting Annual conference “PRO ARTE”, Peter and Paul fortress, Nevskaya Kurtina, left side (beginning at 2 p.m.) Oleg Manov,o.manov@futura-architects.com
November, 22 Presentation SAGA book. How to study and design public spaces in modern cities Venue to be determined Oleg Pachenkov,pachenkov@yahoo.com
November, 22 Open lecture: Edouard Moreau, French urbanist «Economy of new urbanism – how to calculate and explain economic feasibility of citizen-oriented spatial development?” Venue to be determined Maksim Shpakovsky,maxim@sredadesign.org