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.
Elena Yakovleva was graduated from the Faculty of Business and Management in 2001, she worked at the Institute of Corporate Entrepreneurship of the Higher School of Economics. Elena also worked in consulting, made a career in a company with state participation. Now she works as the head of the educational program for successors at the Moscow School of Management ‘SKOLKOVO’. Since 2010 besides the main work Elena is engaged in projects in order to draw attention to the classical guitar.
Ivan Kamakin, the 2nd year student of the School of Business Informatics, and the faculty analyst Olesya Sinitsina as part of the team Dolphin Blockchain Itelligence (among other participants are Alexander Nikolaev, Andrey Varnavskiy, Sergey Vivier, Pavel Sidorov and Alexander Garkusha) became the winners of the hackathon in blockchain-projects development.
A five-day Internet-Entrepreneurship School was held at the Russian Engineering Festival. During the five days of the School, the participants had to develop and realize their startup projects.