Upcoming Lviv

ELSA 73 Council Meeting

Issue 110, March 2018.
The International Council Meeting of Law Students will be held in Lviv from 15-22 April. Organised by the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA), an independent, non-political, non-profit organisation, the event is expected to draw more than 400 participants.

Agroport West

Issue 110, March 2018.
Held in three cities, Agroport is one of the biggest agrarian events in Eastern Europe. This international farming development forum focuses on the individual interests of local agricultural producers.

Dream Handmade Fest

Issue 110, March 2018.
The Dream Handmade Festival is a holiday market featuring contemporary artisans, designers, farmers, and food producers. Held over the last weekend in March, the sale is your one-stop holiday shop in Lviv.

The Extravagant Dakh Daughters

Issue 110, March 2018.
Ukraine’s always intriguing Dakh Daughters are bringing their new show to Lviv’s M. Zankovetska Drama Theatre on 16 April. Named after the theatre from which it evolved, the Dakh Daughters is a music and theatre ensemble founded in Kyiv in 2012.

Spring Business Forum

Issue 110, March 2018.
Lviv’s Spring Business Forum will take place at Arena Lviv on 19-20 April beginning from 9:00. Event participants include representatives of local authorities, leading banks, successful entrepreneurs interested in Ukraine’s economic development, and foreign financial and investment firms interested in implementing business projects in Ukraine.

Housing Development and Investment Forum

Issue 110, March 2018.
From 13-15 April, Arena Lviv will play host to the Housing Development and Investment Forum (Forum Novobudov). The event will feature a seminar on key issues of purchasing real estate, an exhibition of new housing projects, and even a lottery where visitors to the forum can win a grand prize of 100,000 UAH! Considered Western Ukraine’s leading consumer event, the forum provides a perfect platform for both national and local markets to showcase their residential, commercial, and mixed-use units, as well as sustainable real estate projects, architecture, facilities management, financial and mortgage services, smart homes, and building fit-outs.

Lviv Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2018

Issue 110, March 2018.
Lviv will play host to the glamorous Lviv Fashion Week at the D. Halytskyi International Airport and locations throughout the city from 22-25 March. The event will feature some of Ukraine’s most renowned designers, including: Vozianov, Kateryna Karol, Couture de Fleur, Ivanna Yukhymchuk, and J. Perekriostova. LFW will kick-off at the Lvivarnya Cultural Complex on 22 March with the Art Space creative project and presentations by young designers. Other events will see presentations of collections by DIYA, Zahara, Blunt, and Polish brands Eklectic and K&M. New collections will also feature the best of Kristina Prokopiv, Olena Levynska, and Muzyka&Sas.

Amazing Virsky in Concert

Issue 110, March 2018.
Ukraine’s preeminent P. Virsky National Folk Dance Ensemble is bringing their spectacular show to Lviv’s beautiful Opera & Ballet Theatre on 16 April. Virsky’s repertoire includes old and modern dances from different Ukrainian regions, as well as dances from other cultures. They present a choreographic picture of modern life, including the Hopak, the Zaporizhian Cossacks, the Povzunets (Crawler), and Chumak’s Joy.

Lviv Social Media Camp 2018

Issue 109, February 2018.
Lviv’s Social Media Camp 2018 will take place at the Hotel Dnister on 17 March. Providing top-level strategic advice and digital marketing insight on how to engage customers, manage brand perceptions, and open untapped audiences through diverse media channels, Lviv’s largest social media conference with attract a broad spectrum of delegates that will tackle all things social media. Speakers and participants will come from all over Ukraine and from all sectors of the economy – small and large business, government, education, and non-profit agencies. They will cover all aspects of social media marketing – communications, sales, crowdsourcing, e-learning, and marketing – be it content, email, or inbound.

Garage48 Empowering Women Hackathon

Issue 109, February 2018.
Garage48 returns to Lviv from 16-18 March to encourage more women to take the entrepreneurial path. The Garage48 event series began in Estonia in 2010 and has expanded across Europe and Africa since. Events are held in English and draw hundreds of international participants with different skillsets: engineers, developers, designers, marketers, visionaries – they all come together to work on their ideas in a fun atmosphere!