Festival of Ideas
Similar to the Aspen Ideas Festival which happens every year in Aspen, Colorado, the Aspen Romania Festival of Ideas offers the public an opportunity to participate in debates and dialogues around specific issues highly relevant to Romania and its region in various fields like diasporas return, culture and the arts, democratization, human rights, development issues related to urbanization of the societies, the effect of EU integration processes, language and identity, environment the relationship between contemporary culture and nature etc.
Art and culture events are often attached to other Aspen Policy or Public events but they can be stand alone. Key elements to be represented are the dialogue of cultures, multiculturalism and interferences with a non exclusive focus on contemporary cultural phenomena and young artists. From jazz to classical music and from photography to film all art forms are welcome.

Aspen Community

  • Mircea Geoana

    Mircea Geoana is the founder...

  • Mariana Gheorghe

    CEO, OMV Petrom S.A.
    Chief Executive Officer more

  • Florin Pogonaru

    President, Romanian Businessmen's Association

  • Roberto Musneci

    Senior Partner, Serban & Musneci
    Dr. Roberto...