International Conference on Sustainable Globalisation

On 11-13 January 2018 the UNECON delegation took part in the 1st “International Conference on Sustainable Globalisation: Connecting Academia, Administration and Industry towards a Sustainable World”, which was hold at the premises of Mahatma Gandhi University (Kochi, Kerala, India). UNECON in cooperation with partner universities from USA, India, Germany and Croatia became one of co-organisers of this Conference.

The UNECON delegation headed by the Scientific Chancellor of Higher Economic School of UNECON, Dr., Prof.Valentin Galenko included: Prof. of international economy and international economic relations department Konstantin Kostin, Prof. of marketing department Julia Solovjeva, Prof. of economics and history of economy thought department Vladimir Plotnikov, manager of international projects of Higher Economic School Olga Tabelova, head of marketing department, Prof.Oxana Yuldasheva, as well as our colleague from South-East State University (Kursk), head of regional economy and management department, Prof.Yulia Vertakova.

Prof.Valentin Galenko and Olga Tabelova were also a part of the International Advisory Committee of the Conference and chaired the “Education, Didactics and Personal Development” session.

Members of the UNECON team delivered their speeches on the most urgent topics of global development, mainly related to the specific role that universities and academia in general play to support sustainability of positive economic, cultural and political processes around the world.

The Conference proceeding united the scientific papers of all conference participants, including not only the abovementioned delegation but also the Rector of UNECON, Prof.Igor Maximtsev and head of international economy and international economic relations department, Prof.Sofia Rekord.

During the visit the representatives of UNECON, Mahatma Gandhi University (India) and University of Wisconsin Parkside (USA) discussed the potential trilateral cooperation in implementation of various educational projects. Mahatma Gandhi University and UNECON also negotiated the bilateral opportunities for development and implementation of master program in logistics, students exchange and organization of business study-trips for EMBA/MBA programmes students in both Russian and India.

The International Conference on Sustainable Globalisation will be hold annually. The next Conference is scheduled for January 2019 in Kochi, India.

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