On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Chairman of Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov delivered a lecture “Opportunities for Russian Economy Breakthrough”.
Svetlana Maslova, Head of GSOM SPbU Center for PPP Studies was awarded the medal "For the Construction of Transport Facilities". This award was given to Svetlana Maslova for great personal contribution to the project "Western Rapid Diameter"
On October 19-21, the second 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 the 24th of October, Yury E. Blagov, Director of the PwC Center for CSR, moderated the discussion entitled “Business and NGOs: social entrepreneurship and socially responsible business” at the active citizens’ forum ‘Community’ organized by the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation in the Northwestern federal district.
October 18-20 in Moscow XXI Business Forum “TOP Marketing. New marketing skills in the Digital era” was held, organized jointly with the British Royal Institute of Marketing (CIM)
On the 17th of October, Yury E. Blagov, Director of the PwC Center for CSR, took part in the panel discussion on “Professional competencies of business as a driver for social development” in the “Civil Development Platform” program of the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students in Sochi
October 13th, 2017 XXI Dean Pashkus Readings will take place. Guest speaker Ivan Tchakarov, Citi Chief Economist in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan will deliver the lecture on topic "Economic Developments in World/Russia"
In September 2017 GSOM SPbU hosted international module “Doing Business in Russia” for students and graduates of SAIF "Leading the Future CEO Program" of Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance. More than 80 students and graduates of the program – CEOs, chairmen and senior executives of the leading Chinese companies in financial sector, real estate, biomedicine, energy, media, culture and arts, visited GSOM SPbU
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