From May 24 to May 26 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2018) was held in St. Petersburg. Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg University was represented on the stand of VTB Bank. GSOM SPbU introduced the results of the logo redesign, signed an agreement with Coca-Cola HBC Russia and organized three discussions at the Youth Economic Forum.
From May 21 to May 22 GSOM SPbU hosted international module Doing Business in Russia for students and graduates of PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University (Beijing, P.R. China). GSOM SPbU visited 37 students and graduates of the program who are now heads of financial, real estate, IT, biomedical, energy, cultural and consumer services companies.
On May 21, a lecture on the architecture of enterprises was held at GSOM SPbSU.
February 27, 2018 in GSOM SPbU a public-talk with the participation of Olga Sviblova, the founder and director of the Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow (MAMM) and Alexey Malinovskiy, Head of Mastercard in Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Armenia was held. The meeting was moderated by Alexander Arkhipov, graduate of GSOM SPbU'09, Director of Corporate Philanthropy and Internal Communications, JTI Russia.
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".
October 9, 2017, the final session of Executive MBA-2018A module was completed with Change management course. The lecture was devoted to the fundamentals of the Theory of Constraints (TOC) and its practical application in production.
On December 2, 2017, GSOM SPbU hosted the final lecture of 2017 in the framework of a special project for graduates and students of MBA programs.
On November 23, 2017, the GSOM Family team gave the entire community of Business-school # 1 in Russia the opportunity to meet with the leader of the global brand strategy of Microsoft Stores, a GSOM SPbU graduate of 2011, Alexey Fedorov. Alexey spoke about key technological trends and challenges.
From November 13 to 18, 2017, GSOM SPbU hosted the first large-scale career event for GSOM SPbU students – Management Career Week (MCW). MCW - a new extended format of the traditional GSOM Career Day - was a set of events from corporate partners, professors, staff and graduates of GSOM SPbU