Joan Freixanet, Associate Professor of Marketing Department at the Graduate School of Management at St. PetersburgUniversity (GSOM SPbU), together with a professor at the University of Girona Gemma Renart, found out how early internationalization affects the development of small and medium-sized businesses in the research A capabilities perspective on the joint effects of internationalization time, speed, geographic scope and managers’ competencies on SME survival. The results of the study are published in the Journal of World Business.
On June 27, 2020, at the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University, the third module of the additional education program Healthcare Management, implemented as part of the Academuc Program for National Economy Organizations of the Russian Federation (Presidential Program), was completed.
On June 30 Students of the <5G_Dream_Lab> laboratory, a joint project of the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) and MegaFon, presented the results of their work for the year as part of the final defense of the projects. Among the decisions submitted to the jury were development using virtual and augmented reality technologies to improve the urban environment, organize of online events, and conduct interviews.
The Executive MBA program of the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM) has for the first time been listed among the top 100 international ranking of the leading QS Executive MBA Rankings programs, having moved up 4 positions compared to last year.
On June 26, 2020, GSOM Online Hackathon launched a joint project of the Graduate School of Management at St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) and SIBUR. More than 35 students applied for a hackathon and formed 12 teams.
The second online meeting of MBA programs alumni in the format of a club of practitioners was held at the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg University (GSOM SPbU). This time, representatives of companies associated with financial markets discussed the prospects and risks of financial markets, the main trends in a pandemic.
Olga K. Dergunova, Deputy President and Chairman of the Management Board of VTB Bank, Director of the Graduate School of Management at St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU), in the segment on the VC.ru portal talked about working in Teams, launching a chatbot and online teamwork rituals.
Students at the Graduate School of Management at St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbSU) are launching the STARTUP HUB accelerator to work with experts to support startups in creating products and launching them on the market.
Researchers at the Expert Analytical Center annually evaluate the level of advancement of Russia in the global business education market. Since 2010, the number of international students in the world has more than doubled, exceeding 5.3 million people. The publication dealt with how the pandemic affected the level of internationalization of universities. The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) has answered a number of questions from the authors of the study in preparing the material.
On June 17, 2020 Yury Ev. Blagov, Director of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Center for Corporate Social Responsibility of the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg University (GSOM SPbU) spoke at the St. Petersburg Conference as part of the Kommersant Publishing House online marathon on changes in charity during the COVID-19 pandemic.