RANEPA expands cooperation with KEDGE Business School
Representatives of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) have had routine meetings with KEDGE Business School. The RANEPA delegation visited the school’s campus in Marseille (France) to discuss priority areas of cooperation as part of their earlier agreement.
President of KEDGE Group François Pierson, Dean & Director General Thomas Froehlicher and Vice President of International Development Guy Marcillat attended the meeting; RANEPA was represented by Director of RANEPA Institute of Public Administration and Civil Service (IPASC) Igor Bartsits and his deputy, Alexander Bystryakov.
Program Directors from both universities, interested in implementing joint programs, also took part in the meetings, and so did Director of IPACS Russian-French center Yelena Ponomarenko and leading specialist of the center Ani Oganesyan.
Director of the IPACS Center for Civil Society and Social Communications Olga Astafyeva and head of KEDGE Creative Industries Culture Research Center Anne Gombault discussed development of the bachelor's program in culture and creative industries management in cooperation with the French partner, as well as implementation of joint scientific and practical research projects. The parties agreed to start cooperating through delivering lecture modules of Russian and French teachers.