The second session of the seminar opened with a meeting with ecology experts. The meeting was attended by Yuri Shevchuk, Chairman of the North-Western Green Cross public organization, Nikolai Smirnov, Head of the Department for the Coordination of Emergency Works of the Mobile Ecological Duty Service of the Committee for Nature Management, Environmental Protection, and Environmental Safety, Maria Tinika, co-founder of the Trees of Petersburg project, and Angelina Davydova, environmental journalist and director of the Bureau of Environmental Information.
During the meeting, the problems of landscaping in St. Petersburg and the environmental features of the competition territory were discussed.
A meeting was held with experts in architecture, urban planning, and spatial development. The meeting was attended by Evgeny Podgornov, member of the Expert Group under the Urban Planning Council under the Government of St. Petersburg, Maria Elkina. architectural critic, and Oleg Izbyakov, leader of Megaline LLC's Gorskaya territory development project.
The orientation seminar was concluded by a meeting with Nikolai Smirnov, Head of the Department for the Coordination of Emergency Works of the Mobile Ecological Duty Service of the Committee for Nature Management, Environmental Protection, and Environmental Safety, Valeria Teplyakova, chief specialist of the Department of Tourism Infrastructure of the Committee for Tourism Development, Olga Kutepova, Head of the Sector for the Formation, Examination, and Support of Investment Projects of the Investment Committee, Alexander Krasavtsev, Deputy Director of Quality of Life Practices of Agency for Strategic Initiatives ANO, and Oleg Izbyakov, leader of Megaline LLC's Gorskaya territory development project.
During the meeting, issues of the development of adjacent territories, the use of additional treatment facilities, and many other topics were discussed.
Participants had the opportunity to ask questions about the competition territory, landscaping, economics, the social policy of the city, and ecological characteristics.