On November 25, 2020, the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) launched a pilot program Coaching for Leaders for students and graduates of the MBA and Executive MBA programs.
On November 20, 2020, the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) hosted the VI Annual Scientific Conference on "Public-Private Partnership in Transport: Models and Experience". The experts discussed the theoretical and legal problems of implementing projects in the field of PPP.
The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbSU) and VTB Bank demonstrated new formats of joint educational products at the Strong Ideas for a New Time forum, which took place on November 11-13, 2020 in Moscow at the World Trade Center. Participants of the event had the opportunity to practice public speaking skills and learn how to sell banking products in a VR simulator. GSOM SPbU is working on the creation of various immersive formats that allow teaching flexible skills to line managers.
The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) together with the University at 20.35 launched open lectures programs on "soft skills" for participants in the "Modern Manager" Olympiad and all schoolchildren wishing to get acquainted with the professions in the field of management. The materials are collected on the basis of the Steps University 20.35 educational collection service.
The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) received a gift from Vladimir Yevtushenkov, a member of GSOM Advisary Board - Chairman of the Board of Directors of AFK Sistema, a collection of books that will be donated to the M. Gorky Scientific Library of St. Petersburg State University and students of the Business School who will show high results in educational and extracurricular activities.
Yury Blagov, Director of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Center for CSR, as an invited speaker took part in the interregional online marathon "Time of Good Deeds", organized for social entrepreneurs of the Vologda Region, the Komi Republic and the Republic of Karelia. The marathon was initiated by the City Development Agency, established by PJSC Severstal and the Mayor's Office of Cherepovets.
On November 12, 2020, Yury Blagov, Director of the PWC Center for CSR took part in the VI Academic Fundraising Forum, traditionally held by the Ural Federal University (UrFU). Yury Evgenievich acted as an invited participant in the plenary session "How do impact universities affect the international education ecosystem and corporate ties?".
As part of the "Marketing During and After COVID-19" track of the 7th International Conference Emerging Markets 2020, a round table was held at the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) “Bridging the gap between science and practice: What do we know what consumers know? How do they learn? And how can we educate our consumers? "
The project for the development of the infrastructure of electric charging stations and the electric transport market in the regions of the Russian Federation entered the top 100 "Strong Ideas for a New Time" of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI). The author of the project is Maxim Arzumanyan, Senior Lecturer at the Graduate School of Management, St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU).
The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University (GSOM SPbU) held Bachelor programs Open Day. High school students learned about the peculiarities of admission in 2021, got acquainted with the programs and extracurricular activities at the Business School.