On May 19th The XXII Peter Drucker Award Ceremony was held in GSOM SPbU campus “Mikhailovskaya Dacha”. The main theme of the evening was space where every star represents the achievements of GSOM SPbU Family.
On February 22, 2018 Research seminar (a series of guest lectures) by Dr. Jan Brinckmann, Professor of Business and Strategy at the ESADE School of Business (Spain) and Dr. Gerhard Schneider, Reader in International Management at Loughborough University London, was held at GSOM SPbU.
On February 15, 2018, research seminar led by Lyubov A. Ermolaeva (graduate of GSOM SPbU Doctoral Program) was held at GSOM SPbU. L.A. Ermolaeva has presented the results of her thesis on the topic: "Determinants of International Mergers and Acquisitions Strategies' Implementation: the Process Model of Analysis of Russian Multinational Companies".
During the seminar on December 4, 2017, Elina Kallas presented the results of her research on the topic of entrepreneurial patriotism in Estonia today.
On November, 18 a new stage of the mentoring program Talent Up! for students of the Graduate School of Management SPbU has started.
On November 9-11, the third module of the educational project Converge, developed by Graduate School of Management jointly with IPERF, the International Institute for Research Performance and Innovation Management e.V (Germany), took place
On September 16, GSOM SPbU hosted the secong global meeting of the GSOM SPbU community делового - GSOM Family Day 2017. Among the key speakers there are the Deputy President and Chairman of the Board of VTB Bank Olga Dergunova, the General Director of the Lenfilm Studios Eduard Pichugin, the Artistic Director of the Bolshoi Drama Theater n.a. G. Tovstonogov Andrey Moguchy, the Director of Public Relations of the North-Western Branch of PJSC "MegaFon" Kermen Mandjieva and others.
On June 5 Amazon said it has pulled smart toys CloudPets out from its online store. On June 8 at CEMS White Nights conference Head of product management department at Netwrix Ilya Sotnikov explained why did the largest Internet retailer decided to do this and what should a future entrepreneur think about while creating new apps and gadgets. Lecture by Ilya Sotnikov was held during conference CEMS White Nights