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Committee Co-Chair: Aleksandra Efimova
Committee Co-Chair: Piotr Galitzine

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    Moscow Committee Holiday Party Celebrates New Year

    In addition to participating in the American holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s, Russian-Americans also celebrate Russian Orthodox Christmas and “Old New Year,” which is the beginning of the year according to the Julian calendar. In honor of all the Russian and American holidays, the Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by…


    Mosow Committee Welcomes Russian-Austrian Opera Singer, Anna Netrebko

    The Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by Aleksandra Efimova and Prince Piotr Galitzine, was proud to host a reception for Russian-Austrian soprano Anna Netrebko on March 15, 2013. The VIP reception was held at The Graham Room at the Civic Opera House, following Netrebko’s debut performance at the Lyric Opera of Chicago….

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    Women in Leadership

    The Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International celebrated International Women’s Day with Women in Leadership on the evening of Thursday, March 10, 2016, at the Union League Club of Chicago. With over 80 guests, including Russian-speaking and American guests, both ladies and gentlemen, Women in Leadership featured a panel of distinguished women who have…

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    Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party

    Chicago Sister Cities International presents a free Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party on Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 2 p.m.-5:30 (or when the contest ends!). The contest will be streamed live from Vienna, Austria. Before American Idol, there was the Eurovision Song Contest. Since 1956, the Eurovision Song Contest has been one of Europe’s most…


    Moscow Committee Holiday Party

    Join the Moscow Committee of CSCI for their First Annual Holiday Party at the Drake Hotel’s Palm Court on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, from 5:30-8:30 p.m.  The evening will include cocktails & hors d’oeuvres and a concert performance. Tickets are $35. Sponsored by the Moscow Committee of CSCI.


    Russian-American Business Forum

    In connection with the 3rd Annual Russia Day Gala on June 13, and in celebration of the 13th anniversary of Russian independence, the Moscow Committee of CSCI presents the 3rd Annual Russian-American Business Forum from 11:30 am–2 pm on Thursday, June 13 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. The Russian-American Business Forum is one of the premier…


    MOSCOW: Russia Day Gala

    Chairs Aleksandra Efimova and Prince Piotr Galitzine of the Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, in partnership with the US-Russia Chamber of Commerce invite you to the Third Annual Russia Day Gala at the Drake Hotel’s Gold Coast Ballroom. The black tie gala will honor His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak, Ambassador of the Russian…