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On April 19 2017 the "Youth day" of Yalta International Forum of Economics was carried out and participated by students of Sevastopol branch of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
Students from six Crimean institutes, which prepared 63 projects, applied for the announced by the Fund of YIFE contest of business projects. The jury included: Alexey Komov, member of the board of Union of architects of Russia, Areg Agasaryan, first deputy chairman of Council of young diplomats of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Oleg Kotov, astronaut instructor, test pilot of the 1st class, Kira Ezekh, athlete of national curling team of Russia, Diana Guz, president of Centre of youth and entrepreneurial ideas "Generation 2025".
The jury elected 10 projects, the authors demonstrated them during the "YIFE Youth Day". Among the projects there were: the organization of nurseries for growing tree seedlings, dairy farming, tourism, production of souvenirs, renewable energy, restoration of monuments of history and culture, the development of the territories.
The 10 best projects included Plekhanov University students' ones: "Landscaping and planting object of landscape architecture of the square "Stone flower" in Sevastopol", developed by the students of the team MO-31/14d; the project "Sevastopol recycling plant", developed by the students of the team FK-31/14d.