18 Июля Moses 17:00 - 18:00  | Creativity, Talents

Check by Football. What Has the World Cup Told the World about Moscow?

The World Cup was an exceptionally important event for Russia. Events took place in 11 cities across the country, and large investments were made in infrastructure. However, it seems that its effects have surpassed the expectations of even the most optimistic participants, especially in terms of the effect on city life in Russia. Tens of thousands of World Cup fans visited Moscow and other cities of Russia, evaluated the quality of the city environment, the kindness of citizens, and the level of service. Many visitors from different countries and continents see Russia as a developed and hospitable country.

  • How should we evaluate the results of the World Cup on Moscow and other Russian cities?
  • Were the cities ready for large numbers of tourists?
  • How has city life changed, and what will remain in the long term?
  • What do visitors from abroad think about Moscow?
  • How do we maintain a lively atmosphere on city streets?


Ksenia Chudinova
Media Analyst, Media Strategy Specialist, Journalist


Sergey Kuznetsov
Chief Architect of Moscow
Alexei Novikov
President, Habidatum
Nikolay Gulyaev
Head of the Department for sport and tourism, Moscow Government
Alexandr Zaytsev
Managing Director, Maison Dellos
Anna Serebryanikova
Operations Director, PJSC "MegaFon"
Mikhail Kusnirovich
Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Group of Companies "Bosco di Ciliegi"