On January 27, a regular meeting of the Council of the Public Administration programs was held
From January 20 to January 23 a training program on Materials Development and Methodologies for Dynamic Communicative English Teaching was held at GSOM SPbU. NILE Senior Teacher and MA Program Leader, Jason Skeet, held a four-day course for professors based on the following key content areas: key principles in materials design, critical analysis of language teaching materials, developing new material
From January 20 to January 24, 2020, Konstantin V. Krotov, Head of School, GSOM SPbU visited the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) with the EQUIS Accreditation Committee of the European Foundation for Management Development (EQUIS peer-review team)
The United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference (USASBE) took place on January 3-7, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)
The Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) has supported two GSOM SPbU professors’ projects. They are Prof. Tatiana A. Gavrilova and Prof. Elena K. Zavyalova
On December 12, the final of the BCG Idea Challenge 2019 case championship was held. The participants presented their projects for six different venues of the Moscow Museum of Modern Art. According to the results of the competition, three teams from GSOM SPbU won prizes. SupremArtists and The Strokes took first place, Connecting the dots took third place. In total, 12 teams from various universities of Russia were selected to participate in the championship, 8 teams reached the final.
An inclusive holiday for teenagers with disabilities Coca-Cola "Christmas Caravan” was held at GSOM SPbU. The School became a partner of the event, providing a platform for the event. A team of 35 volunteers, including Coca-Cola employees and GSOM SPbU students, offered the children interesting tasks, united by a big goal—to tell how important it is to share attention and care with others
From December 7 to December 15, 2019, Galina Shirokova, professor of Strategic and International Management at GSOM SPbU, Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, took part in the international research program of the Institute of Commerce Civilization and Commons at Fudan University in Shanghai, China.
From December 16 to December 20, 2019, Konstantin V. Krotov, Head of School, GSOM SPbU, and Yulia N. Aray, Academic Director of international programs of additional professional education, visited Beijing, China with business scopes
On December 13, in the Volkhovsky Building's main hall, a graduation ceremony for postgraduates education programs students was held. 22 alumni of the EMBA program for managers and 17 alumni of the MBA Challenges for the Digital World program received SPbU diplomas.