Yulia N. Aray, Senior Lecturer, Department of Strategic and International Management, Researcher at PwC Center for Corporate Social Responsibility, Graduate School of Management, St. Petersburg State University, was appointed Regional Representative of the Foundation of Regional Social Programs “Our Future”.
On December 19, Maxim Sokolov, CEO of PJSC LSR Group, met with participants of the GSOM SPbU MBA and Executive MBA programs. He talked about how to build a company strategy, why involve all levels of management in this process and how to control its implementation.
Galina V. Shirokova, Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management, Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, is appointed as a member of expert council of Russian Science Foundation. The decision was made at the Board meeting of Russian Science Foundation on December 19.
The EQUIS Accreditation Board of the European Foundation for Management Development extended the accreditation of GSOM SPbU for the next 3 years. This decision was made at the meeting of the Board, which was held on December, 13
From December 1 to 9, Director of the Center for the Study of Emerging Market and Russian Multinational Enterprises Andrei Yu. Panibratov, visited Shanghai International Studies University, where he held a workshop for students and spoke at the conference on emerging markets.
On December 6, GSOM SPbU graduate and Talent Up! mentor Ekaterina Startseva gave a lecture on topic “Digital marketing: native communications for big brands, or how to make a video for a million views.” Ekaterina told students about Russian advertising market, showed the most popular commercials of the year and explained what to study to be able to work in digital marketing
On November 16, one of WatchMojo founders Ashkan Karbasfrooshan told students how to run YouTube channel.
Financial Times released its ranking European Business Schools 2018. Graduate School of management of Saint-Petersburg University is ranked 52nd. It is the best result since 2013 when the School was included in FT ranking for the first time.
On November 14, GSOM SPbU Advisory Board meeting was held in Moscow. Head of School Konstantin V. Krotov proposed to create a “transformational office” or a innovations lab — a team that will test ideas and conduct experiments.