From May 22 to May 26, 2017, the International Week "Knowledge Economy: Challenges and Opportunities" was held in SUAI. Within the framework of the international week open lectures, seminars, workshops and roundtables were organized to develop the international educational model of SUAI in the light of competence approach in training of young specialists in the fields of economics, management and business.
Invited teachers of international partner universities took active part in the event: Aman Agarwal, Indian Institute of Finance (India), Pascal Ricordel, Université Le Havre Normandie (France); Harm Hilvers, CHE University (Netherlands), Peter Holicza, Obuda University (Hungary), Nadine Hackmann, Westphalian University of Applied Sciences (Germany), as well as students from the Netherlands and Switzerland. In addition, representatives of Russian universities participated in the International Week: Artur Kolin, Samara University (Russia), delegations from the Buryat State University and the Saint Petersburg University of Management Technologies and Economics. At the end of the event, all participants of the International Week were awarded certificates.
Within the framework of the International Week, the Memorandums of understanding were signed between SUAI and Indian Institute of Finance (India) as well as between SUAI and Westphalian University of Applied Sciences (Germany).