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A round table "Interaction between the University and employers is an important component for high-quality graduates' training" was held in PRUE
19 November
Campus news

A round table "Interaction between the University and employers is an important component for high-quality graduates' training" was held at PRUE. The event was online. It was organized by  I.V. Pustokhina, the assistant professor of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Logistics. The participants discussed ways of interaction between business and university in the preparation of future specialists in the field of logistics and supply chain management.

The round table was attended by representatives of IKEA, SDS-FOODS, Renna-Holding, SberLogistiks, Cainiao, PEK, ZhelDorEkspeditsiya, Rokott Trans, Magnit, Perekrestok. Also present were the teachers of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Logistics of PRUE and the State University of Management, the dean of the PRUE Department of Marketing E.A. Okunkova and the head of the ONC "Trade" V.Yu. Dianova.


The meeting was opened by the head of the Department of Logistics of the State University of Management V.B. Vorontsov and Head of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Logistics of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics Zavyalov, who spoke about the main areas of activity of the departments, changes in the curriculum and work with professional standards.

It was noted that business does not always have a complete picture of what is happening at universities, what new opportunities for interaction are. During the round table, the participants discussed what is happening in Russian logistics education, what are the causes of the problems and how universities and companies can help each other. 


The roundtable participants built a bridge of interaction and jointly developed areas of cooperation that will help make this work systematic and provide a solution to personnel problems for those enterprises that are ready to invest their efforts in this cooperation and integrate into the educational process.