Ideas Festival 2019

The third Ideas Festivalwill be held on August 24-26 in Odessa and will become the largest intellectual event for leaders in Ukraine.

The Ideas Festival is an open forum for leaders who create a new Ukraine, a place for in-depth study of ideas and problems, a place to shape ideas and thoughts on a decent and happy life of a person in a rapidly developing world. Already for the third time, we gather in Odessa leaders from different areas to unite the efforts of thinkers, academicians, leaders of businesses, media, artistic associations, charities and local authorities to exchange ideas and find ways to turn the best of them into practical action. Co-organizers: The Aspen Institute Kyiv and Impact Hub Odessa

The ideas festival 2019 is focused on ukrainian society in the context of Global trends. This year we expect more than three thousand participants. More than 100 speakers from Ukraine, Canada, Austria, Poland and other countries have been invited to participate. They will share ideas, that are at the forefront of business, science, media, education, medicine, government, culture and the creative industries.

Among speakers, there are a lot of  Aspen Community members, who will share their own ideas about health, education, environment, security, technology, economics, art, and media. Detailed list here >> 

August 24-26, 2019 — come and share your ideas and insights, get inspired, find your opinion allies and partners.



The Aspen Institute Kyiv is an independent nonpartisan organization that supports values-based leadership, promotes a culture of dialogue and create opportunities for the exchange of ideas.

Impact Hub Odessa – Impact Hub Odessa is a community of different people, who generate new ideas, share practices of creating useful projects, start and force socially important initiatives. We unite active and responsible people ready for new challenges and opportunities