November 10, 2022: the opening ceremony of the educational program "Urban Practices" took place in the conference hall of Taganrog's "Temirinda" Hotel.
In his welcome address, Deputy City Manager Alexey Sanin noted that local residents are concerned and passionate, they involve in Taganrog's urban revitalization program
, and so the event has been particularly relevant.
"Urban Practices" program is a part of "Architects.RF" platform implemented by DOM.RF. In 2022, it has been held in 10 Russian cities including Taganrog, where it gathered 40 participants: architects, city planners, local enthusiasts, entrepreneurs and municipal government officials.
Lectures by leading experts on urban development, which formed the online part of the program, were held on November 4-6. The in-person part is practical and will last until November 12. Within its framework, the participants, with the help of anthropologists, architects and designers, will set up educational projects targeting the development of tourism in Taganrog. The projects are to offer architectural and planning concepts on upgrading local public spaces that meet the needs of both residents and tourists.