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The Foundation took part in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)
In June 6 within the framework of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) the chief of Founfation “Illusrated Books for Little Blind Children took part in section “Reading in digital era: how to create a successful people generation ”.
The discussion was held with participation of interesting persons as follows:
Marina Abramova- Vice –president, EKSMO Publishing group,
Sergey Glaziev- Cancellor of the President of Russian Federation,
Vadim Duda- General Director, FSBE “Russian State Library”,
Ilya Tchukalin- Generla Director, President Grant Foundation,
Vladimir Jablonskyi- Chairman of the Board, Social Development Association.
The discussion was devoted to the influence of new technologies on all spheres including the culture.
For the Foundation “Illustrated Books” the above theme of new reading formats is actual. In 2018 was opened the new area of activity – development of multiplatform interactive books on the basis of paperback originals. The project “Kid’s Interactive Library” is supposed to be realized as mobile applications with support of virtual reality mode for smartphones and tablet computers.