The Knowledge Society will hold a federal educational marathon “New Horizons”
From May 17 to May 19, the Russian Society “Knowledge” will organize a federal educational marathon, which this year will take on new meanings and will be held under the name “New Horizons”. The center of discussions, lectures and master classes of the marathon are new opportunities that are opening up in our country in various fields.
The educational marathon will bring together more than 150 Russian and foreign speakers at its venues. These are figures of science, culture, art, sports, business leaders and statesmen.
Sergey Lavrov, Dmitry Peskov, Andrey Fursenko, Anton Siluanov, Vladimir Medinsky, Sergey Kirienko, Igor Levitin, Maxim Oreshkin, Maria Zakharova, Alexander Khinshtein, Dmitry Gulyaev, Alexei Likhachev, Andrey Malgin, Dmitry Polikanov, Nikita Marchenkov have already confirmed their participation in the marathon and others. Foreign speakers are also expected to attend.
The marathon program includes five thematic tracks at separate venues. In Moscow – the tracks “The role of Russia and the world” and “We are together.” In St. Petersburg – the track “New Horizons. Economics”, in Sochi – the track “New Horizons. Science”, in the Moscow region, at the site of the 26th Russian Internet Forum – the track “New Horizons. Information Technology”.
As part of the marathon, the final of the first All-Russian Educational Games for high school students will take place. The Knowledge Society organizes them with the support of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation. 88 teams will meet in the finals: 85 teams from the subjects of the Russian Federation, selected at the regional stage, as well as teams from the Russian Movement of Schoolchildren, the Yunarmiya movement and the Big Change community. The team all-around in intellectual sports disciplines will be held in Moscow at VDNKh, on the site of the track “New Horizons. The role of Russia and the world.
More than 12,000 active schoolchildren and students will gather at the marathon venues. Spectators all over Russia will be able to see the performances of the speakers of the New Horizons Enlightenment Marathon on the website of the Russian Society “Knowledge” www.znanierussia.ru and in the VK group.
Detailed information and program – on the event website.