Forum Organizer

Official Partner

Student conference


Karen Shainyan presents "1968.Digital" at Baltic Weekend 2018

For the first time, Karen Shainyan, founder of "History of Future" studio, producer and director of documentary series for smart phones "1968.Digital Russia", will present within agenda of International Forum on communications Baltic Weekend.

Expert graduated Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov. However since the first year he was passionate about writing. He worked as the senior correspondent of Kommersant-Money newspaper, deputy chief-editor in Republic on-line magazine; he was also in charge of medicine heading on Later he decided to try himself in the field of business: he started working in Alpina Publish House on position of Marketing Director.

"1968.Digital Russia" project launched in Russia, the USA and France in April 2018 and already has 15 mln views. Karen Shainyan, Timur Beckmambetov and Mikhail Zygar were projects authors.

At Baltic Weekend Karen will not only talk about screenlife documentary series but also about how to make any story important.

Karen Shainyan: “We don`t aim to bring our audience into past. On the contrary, we are working on development of new methods of bringing history closer to the modern life in order to show how important it is. That`s the only way to speak about history if you want to be heard”.