World Dance Congress CID - UNESCO

International Dance Council 

Conseil International de la Danse, UNESCO

 World Congress on Dance Research

St. Petersburg, Russia, 15 - 19 April 2015

Dear Friends and Colleagues!

We are glad to invite you to the  World Congress on Dance Research, which will be held on 15 -19 April 2015 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.

Congress is organized by Saint-Petersburg Section of CID – UNESCO.

The theme of Congress:

"Dance Culture - pedagogy, psychology, creativity, art therapy"

Congress program includes scientific papers, lectures, workshops, video-presentations, exhibitions, performances.

We welcome specialists in cultural studies, art historians, psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, philosophers, theologists, medics, choreographers, dance teachers, dance therapists, dance film directors and professionals representing all forms of dance from all over the world.

President of CID UNESCO Prof. Dr. Alkis Raftis will attend.

The World Congress on Dance Research is a best opportunity for professionals and choreography amateurs to show their high level and share their research and methodology in dance.

It is a great chance for dancers from around the world to join the CID family.

All Congress' materials will be published.

Special cultural program for Congress participants includes visiting Mariinsky theatre, Hermitage, dance therapy centers and exemplary dance studios of Saint-Petersburg.


Send your application forms to:  

Contacts for participants and Mass Media:

Vice-President of Saint-Petersburg Section CID UNESCO:

Ms. Aelita Kondratova



Ms. Dinara Meirbekova +7(911)952-27-28


Looking forward to seeing you in St. Petersburg!


-  The International Dance Council CID is the official organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world.

-  CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments.

-  Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in more than 160 countries.

-  The Global Dance Directory is the official directory of the dance industry - it contains over 300,000 addresses in 200 countries.

-  CID was founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based.

-  UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.



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