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On May 23 2017 Plekhanov Russian University of Economics holds Interuniversity business cases analysis contest.
"IBS-Plekhanov Inter-University Case Contest" is a project which is held by IBS-Plekhanov since 2011. It is an open and fair platform for developing and controlling analytical skills, team work, and command of the English language. The project has been made for Bachelor students of 1st, 2nd and 3rd years of study, and needs analysis preparation and its 100 minutes presentation on the contest day only.
The contest is judged by an external competent jury of leading companies and organizations representatives. The project's coordination is done by students of 1st and 2nd years of study of IBS-Plekhanov, which act as project and event managers.
The interuniversity contest is successfully developing for 7 years so far. Together with PRUE the following teams from many well-known Russian universities are taking part in it: MSU, RFTA, Financial University, MSAWT; BSU (Minsk) has joined the contest several years ago.
The independent jury of the final 2017 was consisted of: Alla Soluyanova, head of the informational department of Macmillan publish house office in Russia; Alla Efendieva, senior analyst, and Karen Shaginyan, EY analyst; Yana Makoveeva, head of staff training and development office of Unilever; Sergey Riumin, director general of HYSP.
The welcoming speech to the participants was made by the guest of honor of the contest, the captain of the team-winner of the first Interuniversity case-contest, graduate of MSU's Higher School of Business, manager for national pharmacy chains of AstraZeneca, Angelika Bondarenko.
This year the first place went to the team of Faculty of Marketing of PRUE (Timur Betrozov, Anastasia Merkurieva, Elizaveta Soloviova), the 2nd place went to the team of RFTA (Egor Dranev, Mariya Guskova, Alexandr Fedchenko).
All the participants and the jury members highlighted the students' achievements of IBS-Plekhanov, managers and coordinators of the case-contest: Beniamin Arutchev, Margarita Avramova, Irina Bey. The event was organized with the support of Nikita Bushanov.