Session 2: Global location of creative industries' talents

November 17, 14:00

The session is intended to discuss key factors in the competitiveness of cities in the struggle for talent from various creative industries, the secrets of success of global cities and niche strategies for territories outside the largest agglomerations

Questions for discussion:

  • Leading profiles of world cities in the field of creative industries
  • Key features of creative industries development in the cities of the BRICS countries
  • Success factors for creative industries outside global cities


Viktoriya Boos
Leading Expert:Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge / Centre 'Russian Cluster Observatory'

Presentation topics and participants:

  • 14:00 | Shaping Creative Industry through the concept of "Super-Gap Technology"

    Dr. Oh Donghoon, Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy of Korea

  • 14:20 | Key features of global competition among cities for talent

    Evgeniy Kutsenko, HSE ISSEK, Russia

  • 14:40 | Creative profiles of the BRICS countries

    Ekaterina Ivanova, HSE University (Nizhny Novgorod)

  • 15:00 | What lies inside the creative pyramid? Factors attracting creative industries to global cities

    Kirill Tyurchev, HSE ISSEK, Russia

  • 15:20 | Discussion and summing up