The International conference hosted speakers and guests from 22 countries. More than 150 papers were presented at 17 tracks, 7 associate events took place, including SPIBA logistics breakfast, Social Entrepreneurship Day, case-study and healthcare round tables and a practical seminar on scientific publications. This year the conference "Emerging Markets" for the first time fully confirmed its international status - all sections were held in English
October 7, 2017, the leader of the Russian oil industry and one of the world's largest public oil and gas companies, the company PJSC "NK Rosneft" held the traditional day of the company at GSOM SPbU for the tenth time
On September 28-30, the first 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. The project was initiated by the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs (RUSNANO Group)
On 26-28 September, 2017, the annual conference of the Academy of International Business (Central and Eastern Europe) was held. As a result, three representatives of GSOM SPbU and the Center for Emerging Market and Russian Multinational Enterprises received awards: Andrei Yu. Panibratov, Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management and Konstantin Nefedov, PhD student were awarded with the Best Paper Award; Marina O. Latukha, Associate Professor, Organizational Behavior and Personnel Management Department was awarded with the Best Reviewer Award
September 25, 2017 in the Ministry of Economic Development a presentation of the National Report "Global Business Monitoring. Russia 2016/2017 » was held. The report was presented by the State Secretary-Deputy Economic Development Minister Oleg Fomichev, Head of the project in Russia, Associate Professor of Department of Strategic and International Management GSOM SPbU, Olga R. Verkhovskaya and Assistant Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management, Dmitri Knatko
On Friday, 22th of September, International Summer University in cooperation with GSOM and Vienna University «Challenges in Leadership and Strategy: Managing People in Global Organizations» was successfully finished.
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 September 3-8, 2017, CEMS students arrived at GSOM SPMU for the annual block seminar
September 11, 2017, the international business newspaper Financial Times published the annual ranking of master's degree programs in the field of management - FT Global Masters in Management 2017. The Master of Management (MiM, Graduate School of Management SPbU) program is on the 23rd place in the list of the 95 best similar programs in the world, having risen by 16 points this year. GSOM SPbU shares this position with Stockholm School of Economics, which is its strategic partner since the time of foundation of St. Petersburg State University business school
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