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Special concerts and music performances (opera, ballet, symphony and solo performances) will be organized at Mariinsky and Mikhailovsky theaters and at St. Petersburg Philharmonic as part of the ICM-2022 cultural program.
At the time of the Congress and the General Assembly, thematic exhibitions will be held and special access will be organized for the ICM participants to the State Hermitage Museum (with one evening reserved only for ICM participants), the Russian Museum, the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts, and other major venues.
Special exhibitions will be organized on the interrelations of art and science, and on the history of science. The ICM cultural program will also include a special mathematical and scientific film festival.
Full day in the middle of the ICM will be made free for social and cultural activities, special activities will be organized in the evenings throughout the Congress.
We also plan to organize a rich cultural program with activities and sightseeing tours for the accompanying persons, including children.
We are plan a number of social events including
- a welcome party the evening before the ICM opening
- a reception for invited speakers, IMU delegations, and satellite organizers
- the ICM banquet
At least two will be held in the park and palace complexes of St. Petersburg, e.g. Peterhoff palace or Mikhailovsky park of the Russian museum.