On June 13, GSOM SPbU new Director Olga Dergunova held a meeting with faculty and staff. “Any new person with new ideas, first of all, shouldn’t harm the positive inertia, which moves the development of the organization, as well as understand what the next step will be formulated by the people with whom you go further,” said Olga Dergunova
On June 6, during the Advisory Board meeting it was announced that Deputy President and Chairman of VTB Bank Olga Dergunova was appointed as GSOM SPbU Director general. She replaced on this position President and Chairman of the Bank Andrey Kostin who led the School since 2012.
On June 5, MegaFon and St. Petersburg University signed an agreement on strategic cooperation and announced the creation of a 5G digital laboratory at “Mikhailovskaya Dacha” campus. It will be equipped with “fifth generation” test zone
30 general directors of PJSC Rosneft from over 20 regions of the Russian Federation got their certificates of professional development. Among the enterprises there were such major representatives as LLC RN-Yuganskneftegaz, JSC RN-Nyaganneftegaz, JSC Tomskneft VNK, JSC Vostsibneftegaz
On April 17, corporate educational program of advanced training “Academy for Managers” has started for the first time. The program was created in the framework of strategic partnership between GSOM SPbU and PJSC Rosneft.
On April 25, the training cycle began on the advanced training program “University of General Director. Level 2” for PJSC Rosneft.
On April 19, the head of Rostelecom Mikhail Oseevsky delivered a lecture at GSOM SPbU on how the company is trying to see the future in order to maintain and develop its competitiveness
On April 18-19 Severstal & GSOM SPbU Bootcamp was organized. Students, staff, alumni and Sevestal employees worked in teams solving business problems and taking part in design thinking workshops. At the end of the second day eight teams presented the results and jury that was formed by Severstal representatives choose the best solutions. The winners got a fast track for Severstal leadership program and certificates for mentor meetings with company executives
On April 16, Quacquarelli Symonds published its Executive MBA Rankings by Region 2019: Europe. GSOM SPbU EMBA program became the only Russian program included in this list