Panel Discussion

Museum universities: development and implementation of pioneering youth educational strategies

14:30 — 16:00
General Staff Building, Kabakov hall 6/8 Palace sq., St. Petersburg

The State Hermitage welcomes Russian and foreign specialists in museum education and contemporary educational strategies, as well as specialists in museum Hi-Tech and PR to participate in the panel discussion “Museum Universities”: Development and Implementation of Pioneering Youth Educational Strategies.

During the discussion, the participants will discuss the following questions and topics: 

  • What is the address programme for young audiences and what are their priorities?
  • What are the roles of media and digitisation in forming young people's attitudes to the museum?
  • Where do the borders of museum education lie and at what point does it take the form of enlightenment?
  • How does the introduction of the concept of lifelong education affect museum educational programmes?
  • Are there differences in developing educational programmes for audiences of different ages?
  • Interaction between museums and universities. Realities and prospects;
  • Permanent and temporary museum exhibitions as a space for educational experiments.