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A group of EBS Business Innovation MBA students spent a week at one of the world’s best-known research centers CERN in Switzerland where they participated in a product development programme together with students from other world´s top universities. Their goal was to work with the product ideas of real companies throughout all the processes of product development, starting from an idea to a working prototype. As one of the participating students Eglit Väli said, it was “a week of building robots and pushing yourself”.
ISM kindly invites to participate in Research seminar: Trust in Organizations by Prof. dr. David Schoorman, Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, USA. Seminar will take place on the 13th of February 2017, 10:00 a.m., at ISM, room 412.
New year 2017 has started for AlmaU with the first Open Day for Master and the Second higher education.
President of Almaty Management University Asylbek Kozhakhmetov, the rector Almagul Kanagatova, and also the director of the Center of development of business and innovations Ksenia Yuzhaninova participated on annual Gaidar Forum on January 12-14, 2017 in Moscow.
On January 20, 2017 President of Asian Association of Experts in Public Service, professors of Yonsey University Pan Suk Kim visited AlmaU.
The school of Engineering Management prolongs registration date till January 20! (20 internal grants)
On January 20 in Almaty Management University took place the meeting with the Coordinator of office Erasmus + in Kazakhstan.
28th World winter Universiade From January 29 to February 8, 2017 the 28th in Almaty will be held World winter Universiade which is the national project of the Republic of Kazakhstan and one of the large sporting events for 25-year history of the country.
On January 23 – 27, 2017 final EU4Business Week launched by the East Invest 2, the EU initiative was held. MIM-Kyiv co-organized and hosted the event. Handicraft Chamber of Ukraine, “Business Gathering” and League of business and professional women of Ukraine were partners of the Series.
VII "School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation for the Young" was held at the University of Donja Gorica, 17-20. January 2017. The vision of the School is to inspire high school students to think more critically, to develop critical spirit and to allow them to explore the world of entrepreneurship in order to realize the ideas truly are the most valuable possession one can own. Every year, School is being organized during the last week of the winter school holiday, and it is legacy of the first generation of the Faculty of International Economics, Finance and Business to the University of Donja Gorica.
Traditional, twenty-fifth in a row, Christmas debates were held on January 6 at UDG. Host and founder of Christmas debates is Professor Veselin Vukotic, who organizes the event each year on Christmas Eve for 25 years already. The concept of the debates entails new topic each year, and the host invites 3-4 eminent guest speakers from the field in concern. All guests have opening statements up to 17 minutes, followed by questions from the audience. Discussion then continues in the Student Club, along with "food and drinks", until dawn! The theme of this year's Christmas debates was "Globalization and isolationism". The guests were: Dusan Janjic, PhD, Institute of Social Sciences, Belgrade, Marija Vukotic, PhD, University of Warwick, United Kingdom; Olivera Injac, PhD, University of Donja Gorica (UDG), Podgorica, and Dejan Miletic, Center for Globalization Studies, Belgrade.
Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management of Riga Technical University (RTU FEEM) has developed a successful and close cooperation with Business Efficiency Association Latvia (BEA) professionals who are actively involved in the study process with the aim of educating students – future business and quality system managers – in applying efficiency methods in organization management and work process improvement.
In January 2017 Dr. J.D. Mininger entered into the role of Academic Vice-President and Dean of Faculty at LCC International University.
CEEMAN research group representatives gathered in Bled from 19-20 January to present and discuss preliminary findings and future steps of transnational research project titled: Management and Leadership Development Needs in Dynamically Changing Societies.
CEEMAN IQA Accreditation Awarded to Institute of Public Administration and Entrepreneurship, Ural Federal University
We are pleased to announce that International Quality Accreditation was awarded to Institute of Public Administration and Entrepreneurship, Ural Federal University named after the First President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin (hereinafter: IPAE UrFU).
From 12 to 14 January, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) hosted the Gaidar Forum 2017, Russia and the World: Setting Priorities where prof. Danica Purg participated representing CEEMAN.