Business Schools and New Trends of Managers Training Were Discussed at the Gaidar Forum – 2016
On January 14 the Expert Discussion Business Schools: Do They Still Play the Role of Catalysts of Change and Initiators of Innovation? took place at the Gaidar Forum, hosted and organized by RANEPA.
The experts discussed new trends of business schools development as well as principal problems related to change management in education. Sergey Myasoedov, Vice-Rector of RANEPA and President of Russian Association on Business Education (RABE) opened the Discussion. Sir Paul Judge, President of Association of MBAs performed the duties of the second moderator. He presented his view on the appropriate model of business education: culture, creative work and entrepreneurship. Good business schools are making effort to combine all these three concepts.
The organizers of the Forum are the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy and Yegor Gaidar Foundation.
General partner of the Forum is Gazprombank (Joint-Stock Company). Financial partner is Otkritie Bank. Strategic partners are Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, ACIG Group of Companies. Official partners are Microsoft, RVC; Partner is Cotton Way.
General media partners are Russia24 TV channel, RBC Multimedia Holding. General radio partner is RSN. Strategic information partners are TASS, Interfax, Russia Today, and PRIME information agencies. Main media partners are Kommersant FM radio station, Gazeta.ru, Russia Today TV channel. Information partners are Reuters, Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Parlamentskaya Gazeta, The Moscow Times, Lenta.ru, Izvestia, Polit.ru, Profil journal, Business of Russia journal, Strategy journal, Mir y Politika journal, BRICS, National Bank Magazine, Gosudarstvennaya Sluzba journal; Finmarket information agency, AK&M, Russia Direct, RBTH, RT, Ekonomika i Zhizn newspaper, Komsomolskaya Pravda publishing house.