West 8 to speak at recent Russian National Investment Forum
West 8 was invited to join the panel discussion ‘The Annual Investment Forum, St. Petersburg’, commenced on 24th October. One of the discussion themes of the forum was "Development of creative industries: practical steps for economic development".
Representing West 8, Inna Tsoraeva discussed the principal of what the role of creative landscape in reinventing architecture is: 'the preservation and adaptation to the modern use of cultural heritage.' Guests in this same discussion panel included also Chairman of the Investment Committee of St. Petersburg, Irina Babyuk and Chairman of the Committee on Economic Policy and Strategic Planning of St. Petersburg, Elena Ulyanova.