18 – 19 September 2014

Prague / City center / Periphery

Conference about the role of culture for development of Prague

Prague is the capital city of the Czech Republic and a significant heritage site of Central Europe. Culture and arts are an important element of city development and their support requires a strategic approach. The conference focuses on cultural policy of Prague including its central and peripheral areas.


The key 6 themes of cultural policy in Prague – Role of culture, Culture & Tourism, Arts in Public Spaces, Research & Development, Local Networks and Creative Entrepreneurship will be explored in panel discussions, seminars and working sessions.


The conference is organised as a part of Street for Art Festival by Praha 14 kulturní in collaboration with Prague 14, Institute of Planning and Development Prague, Aspen Institute Prague, American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic, Arts Institute – Theatre Institute, Prague City Council.