The Odessa Review was an official partner of the business and culture platform iClub (Investors Club), which took place for the second year in a row during the closing days of the 8th International Odessa Film Festival. The platform offers a space for meetings to take place between Ukrainian business and cultural elites. This year the gatherings took place in the newly opened IL Decameron Clubhouse Odessa. Speakers discussed the priorities of business development in Ukraine within the context of the current crisis as well as risks facing investors in Ukraine, and the changes necessary improve the investment climate in the country OIFF president Victoria Tihipko organized the forum, which featured conversations with various interesting speakers including the film director Sergei Loznitsa. The British scientist Richard Barker also gave a fascinating talk on the possibility of stopping or even reversing the aging process!