School of Logistics, Faculty of business and management in HSE has received from the European Logistics Association (ELA) official permission to give out international certificates of level "cELog" (European Logistician Candidate - a candidate for the European logistics providers) to the best graduates of a bachelor degree without passing additional exams.
On June 28, 2017, the second graduation ceremony for the double-degree Master’s programme in Big Data Systems (HSE, Russia) and Information Systems Management (UAS Technikum Wien, Austria) was held at the Austrian Residence. Dr. Emil Brix, Ambassador of Austria in Moscow, gave the opening speech. During the reception, he congratulated graduates on successfully completing the programme and stressed the importance of cooperation between the universities for multicultural and professional communication.
International Student Conference on Contemporary Problems in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Development was held in School of Logistics on April 19-20th
, 2017. The conference was attended by the bachelors, masters, representatives of the School of logistics of HSE and other leading universities of Russia and CIS countries. The total number of participants exceeded 200 people.
On March 28, 2017, a meeting of representatives of national certification committees for logistics was held in Bucharest, Romania. Andrey Vinogradov, Deputy Head for International Relations at HSE School of Logistics, took part in the event.
Students of the faculty had an opportunity to interact directly with representatives of following companies the entire afternoon, up to 6 p.m.: Star-travel travel agency, Ancor staff-recruiting agency, Adidas, Procter and Gamble, Leroy Merlin, Agilians start-up company (Belgium), UNIQLO, Bank of Russia, PrEca procurement consulting company, FM Logistic, ATK Consulting Group, HSE Business Incubator. Companies founded by Faculty of Business and Management graduates were presented as well (KIT-Consulting and TimePad).
Two teams from the Faculty of Business and Management took four nominations in the HackUPC hackathon, held in Barcelona by Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC).
On February 27, Otto te Walvaart – Head of Finance Philips Russia, Belarus, South Caucasus & Central Asia, gave a master class for students at the Faculty of Business and Management.
Master-class "UNIQLO going forward: new challenges in a new market" has passed at the Faculty of business and management on 21 February 2017. It was provided by Anna Lemeshkina, head of marketing of UNIQLO, and HR-specialist Svetlana Orekhova.
HSE’s Faculty of Business and Management and Faculty of Economic Sciences were in the top three of the faculties most sought after by employers in Russia.
On December 8th, a meeting with Proctor and Gamble representatives was held on faculty of Business and Management. The speakers from the P&G were: Evgeny Yagnyatinsky, the director of the IT-department; Anna Morozova, HR-Manager; Anastasia Rozhdestvenskaya, the analyst.