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.
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).
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.
A conference and hackathon was organized by the MSU Business Incubator and QIWI group, focusing on technologies and products that change traditional business models and leave unnecessary mediators behind.
On April 9, 2016 School of logistics hosted a workshop of Stanislaus Friedkin, the Director for operational planning of large international trading and manufacturing company. The event was organized by the Department of information systems and technologies in logistics with the support of the student Council of the School of logistics.
On December, 11 and 18 a group of students from the School of logistics together with the senior teachers A. B. Vinogradov and T. V. Levina visited Europe's largest plant of the company "PepsiCo" in the SEZ "Sherrizone" (Moscow region).
On 16th March HSE held a seminar for students from Rutgers Business School. The event was organised jointly by Alexander Settles and the HSE School of Business and Business Administration. Students from the faculty and guests from the US took part.