The people of Izmir chose the logo of the World Union of Municipalities Cultural Summit, one of the most important cultural events in the world to be held in Izmir in 2021. The design, which received more than half of the votes in the survey conducted by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, will be used as the logo of the event.
Russia's Kazan and Merida, Mexico, to host the World Association of Municipalities Cultural Summit in 2021. kazanAn İzmir is getting ready to bring together the world's leading cultural producers. Which of the three logos designed by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality for the summit and submitted for voting on the Biz Izmir digital platform will be used was determined by the votes of the people of Izmir. The logo, which came first in the survey, in which more than 6 thousand people voted, received 56 percent of the votes. It is planned to start the Summit with an online session on June 10, 2021, and to continue with face-to-face sessions between 9-11 September 2021 simultaneously with the Izmir International Fair (IEF).
Will be a global actor in the field of culture
Thanks to the intense effort and meticulously prepared application file by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Izmir is one of the provinces of Tatarstan. Kazan and Merida, Mexico to host the 2021 Cultural Summit. kazanhad been. The Cultural Summit, organized by the World Union of Municipalities (UCLG) to ensure the sustainability of culture, was held in Bilbao in Spain, Jeju in South Korea and Buenos Aires in Argentina in previous years.
With the Culture Summit where cultural policies and agendas related to culture are discussed at the global level, it is aimed to recognize İzmir as a global actor in the field of culture. With the summit that will bring together the world's leading cultural producers, artists and opinion leaders, it is anticipated that İzmir will make an important step towards the goal of a cultural city.