HSE University-St Petersburg and Indian Institute of Management Indore Agree to Create Mirror Laboratory in the Sphere of Social and Environmental Responsibility
During a visit to the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) by a HSE University-St Petersburg delegation led by campus Director Anna Tyshetskaya, the two universities agreed to create a mirror laboratory in the sphere of environmental behaviour, social well-being, and responsibility management.
On September 1st, a new season of the open Student Research Paper Competition (SRPC) started. This competition is aimed at developing the potential of university students who are interested in academic activities. Students, as well as 2023 graduates of Russian and foreign universities, can submit their papers for the competition until October 15th, 2023. This year SRPC turns 20 years old, throughout the competition’s history, Vadim Radaev, HSE University’s First Vice Rector, has been the chair of the organising committee. In today’s interview, he talks about the history of the competition and the key stages in its development.
On 25 August 2023 associate professor, PhD, Varvara Nazarova and associate professor, PhD, Iya Churakova took part in the International Conference on Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development (STISD 2023), which was held in Nguyen Tat Thanh University, Vietnam where they have presented a scientific paper "A Survival Analysis in Cryptocurrency Market".
The School of Economics and Management team won the CFA Russia Challenge, a nation-wide student competition on investment analysis of companies. The team's mentor, Vladislav Afanasiev, graduated from MP “Finance” in 2020. The students were tasked with carrying out Equity Research - a company analysis on the basis of which investors make strategic decisions about forming an investment portfolio.
On 5 June, the Mentor Workshop course included a fascinating lecture on "Creation a Project Management Risk System in Oil and Gas industry" presented by Pavel Kisilev, Head of Project Evaluation and Analysis Department of OOO GAZPROMNEFT SRC, and Andrey Bondarenko, Head of direction.
Students of MP "Finance" have learned how to classify risks; they have got acquainted with methods of identification, an estimation and ranging of risks on an example of the oil and gas extraction, oil service enterprises; they have learned to reveal and estimate technological, organizational and ecological risks in oil industry.
On April 18 the course "Projects" started - an obligatory discipline for the master’s programme in which students have the opportunity to implement all their skills and knowledge to solve business problems, participate in projects defence and get perspective proposals from employers. The students could solve real business problems from potential employers and receive detailed feedback from company representatives.
On March 28 there was a project defense within the module "Project Work". Practical solutions were developed for the companies: Sveza (world leader in the production of birch plywood) and Association GAOORDI (St. Petersburg Association of Public Associations of Parents of Disabled Children "GAOORDI").
On March 10 as a part of the Mentor's Seminar students met with the Head of the Department of Finance, the creator of the analytical portal Digital Financial Analyst www.difan.xyz Y.R. Ichkitidze.
During the discussion and presentation of the platform, first- and second-year masters had the opportunity to give feedback on the practical application of the platform's capabilities, options for improving the platform's data and shared their views on promising investment strategies in the face of risk and uncertainty.