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.
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 December 6, 2017, a new group of Executive MBA began their education at the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University.
The article of Tatiana A. Garanina and Tatyana E. Andreeva "The impact of intellectual capital on the performance of Russian manufacturing companies" was presented for participation in the nomination for the award "Best Publication" and got into the final of the Open Interdisciplinary Competition "Intellectual Capitalist - 2017".
Palgrave Macmillan published two monographs by Maxim A. Storchevoy, Senior Lecturer, Department of Strategic and International Management, devoted to the scientific approach to business ethics, which, in the author's opinion, is necessary to overcome the skeptical attitude towards ethics among students and managers, and also to provide a more productive development of this discipline.
The Institute "Graduate School of Management" SPbU took the 57th place of the Financial Times European Business Schools Ranking 2017, and remained the only representative of Russia in the ranking.
High Attestation Committee of Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation has issued the order confirming the Doctoral Degree for Associate Professor of St. Petersburg State University Marina Latukha.
On the 28th of November, Yury E. Blagov, Director of the PwC Center for CSR, took part in the Russian-Swiss discussion on “UN Global Compact Local Network experiences: implementing the UNGPs and human rights due diligence to achieve the SDGs” as an invited expert.
On November 30, 2017, the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia hosted an international conference dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the implementation of the Presidential Program for the Training of Management Personnel for the Organizations of the National Economy of the Russian Federation.