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On October 12 2016 the second International academic and research conference "Modern training: new opportunities in business and education" was held at Plekhanov University. The conference was organized by Academic Department of Psychology of Humanitarian Training Office and the Institute of effective training and professional standards.
Irina Yablochkina, Head of Humanitarian Training Office, professor, Ph.D. in Historical Sciences, opened the event. Bogdan Vasyakin, Head of Academic Department of Psychology, Candidate of Economical Sciences, and Aleksey Geraschenko, Rector of the Institute of effective training and professional standards welcomed the participants.
The conference was attended by the colleagues from Great Britain, Belarus and from the leading Universities of Moscow which are Lomonosov Moscow State University, Financial University, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation, the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, specialists in the field of educational practice, psychology, educational managers, HR-services, business trainers.
At the plenary meeting the guests discussed the issues on the key incompetence of managers in the today business environment, various methods and technics in practical psychology, used in the contemporary business context. Within the conference there were nine master-classes carried out.
One of the most memorable speeches was the unique Master-class by Keith Loring (GB), the leading specialist in the sphere of trainings on the applied creativity in corporative environment, management and conflict solving.
The total number of the participants made 300 people. By the results of the event the collective monograph was published.