Summer school program

PROGRAM

Eurasian Summer School

Ural State University of Economics

(Russia, Yekaterinburg)

02-15 September 2018

2 weeks

 

Time

Event

Place

Description

2 September

During the day

Arrival of participants

Airport “Koltsovo”

Transfer to the hotel

17:00-18:00

Welcome dinner

USUE, forum cafe

-

18:00-20:00

Networking

USUE, r. 150

Contacts sharing, presentation of yourself

3 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

09:30

Transfer to the USUE

Hotel lobby

Meeting with volunteers

10:00-11:30

Grand opening

USUE, r. 152

 Welcome speeches. Meeting with experts

12:00-13:00

Lunch

Forum cafe

-

13:00-15:30

Отъезд 13:00

Round table discussion “Field studies: Industrial Giants of the Soviet Union. City-plant. Case of the URALMASH”

r. 255 (blue hall)

Moderator: Vlasova Natalia, Prof. of regional economy

16:00-19:00

Museum of architecture and design

Ekaterinburg

 On March 29, 1975, there was opening of the Museum devoted to the history and prospects of development of architecture in the Urals (now the Museum of architecture and design). The Museum is housed in the buildings of monuments of the XIX century industrial architecture, the former shops of Ekaterinburg mechanical factory.

19:00-20:00

Lunch

Forumcafe

-

4 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

9:30-14:00

Отъезд 9:30

Nevyansk state historical and architectural museum

Hotel lobby

Today, Nevyansk state historical and architectural Museum is one of the most famous, largest and most visited museums in the region.

Sightseeing tour in the capital of the mountain Kingdom of the Demidov is among the 12 most popular tour routes of the Middle Urals.          

The main center of attraction in the Museum is the leaning tower of Demidov – is one of the most mysterious monuments, built in the first third of the XVIII century. The Museum Exposition tells about the history of Nevyansk region in the late XVII – early XX centuries.

14:00-15:00

Lunch

Demidov cafe

-

15:00-17:00

Excursion to the Upper and Lower Tavolga (pottery)

Neviyansk

Pottery workshops in Tavolga have become one of the major brands tour of the Urals.

Teologiska ceramics is the only ceramic Handicrafts in the Sverdlovsk region.

Pottery in the villages of Lower and Upper Tavolga is originated in the late XVII century, when along the river Neiva was discovered deposits of red clay. This pottery produced ware for the whole of the Urals.

18:00-19:00

Dinner

Forum cafe

 

5 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

9:30-13:00

Отъезд 9:30

Excursion to the Europa and Asia boarder

 

Ekaterinburg –the largest city on the land border of Europe and Asia. Here it is possible to get from Europe to Asia and back, with just one-step. Moreover, tour to the border of the two parts can help you to do this. The unique geographical location is located just seventeen kilometers from the city.

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Forum cafe

 -

14:00-17:00

Workshop of Russian cuisine

USUE, r.133

Process of cooking of famous Russian dishes (borsch, pelmeni, pirogi)

Degustation

6 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

10:00-12:00

Отъезд 9:30

Ekaterinburg – a major transport and logistics hub of Eurasia

Administration building of the Russia Railroad

Sverdlovsk railway is a powerful transport complex with large technical and intellectual potential. The highway connects the European and Asian parts of Russia, from West to East stretches for a thousand miles and heading North crosses the Arctic circle. As the backbone of the transport system of Perm territory, Sverdlovsk, Tyumen regions, Khanty-Mansi and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous districts, Sverdlovsk Railways on key indicators among the top three Russian lines and has a service area with an area of 1.8 million square kilometers with a population of over 10 million people.

13:00-14:00

Lunch

 

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14:30-17:00

Отъезд в 14:00

Excursion

Round table discussion “ High-speed railway in Russia: prospects and potential “

Factory UrLok

The company LCC "Ural locomotives" created on 1 July 2010 by Sinara Group and a major international concern Siemens AG for partnership in the field of electric locomotive engineering. The main activities of LCC «Ural locomotives» are the design, manufacture, sale and maintenance of locomotives and TGV. The plant "Ural locomotives" carries out a full cycle of works from design to production and sales of locomotives and TGV.

17:00-18:00

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

18:00-19:00

Ekaterinburg – a major transport and logistics hub of Eurasia

Administration building of the Russia Railroad

Sverdlovsk railway is a powerful transport complex with large technical and intellectual potential. The highway connects the European and Asian parts of Russia, from West to East stretches for a thousand miles and heading North crosses the Arctic circle. As the backbone of the transport system of Perm territory, Sverdlovsk, Tyumen regions, Khanty-Mansi and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous districts, Sverdlovsk Railways on key indicators among the top three Russian lines and has a service area with an area of 1.8 million square kilometers with a population of over 10 million people.

7 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

10:00-14:00

Отъезд 9:30

Round table: Logistics market in Russia: what does prevent of its rapid development?

«Sima Land», logistic center

"Sima-Land" is one of the largest wholesale Internet-shop of consumer goodsin Russia. The company was founded in 2000 and in that time has specialized in supplying souvenir from China, further range of products and suppliers has expanded considerably: now manufacturers from 50 countries (Russia, Italy, Poland, Brazil, China, India, Vietnam, and USA). At the moment "Sima-Land" is more than 5 000 employees and more than 98,000 square meters of warehouse space, offices in Yekaterinburg, Moscow, China and Italy. The website "Sima-Land" is visited by about 250 000 buyers daily.

14:00-15:00

Lunch

 

-

15:00-17:00

"Organization of air transportation logistics center of the airport «Koltsovo»

Airport

International airport «Koltsovo» is the largest regional airport in Russia. More than 40 Russian and foreign partner airlines connect Ekaterinburg with more than 100 cities around the world.

«Koltsovo» will become "the gate of Ekaterinburg" for tens of thousands of football fans from around the world in the summer of 2018 – Yekaterinburg has chosen as one of the cities where will be games of the World Cup in 2018.

17:00-18:00

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

8 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

9:30-13:00

Sport events

Sport hall

Workshop on shooting

GTO workshop

http://en.usue.ru/studentam/studencheskij-sportivnyj-klub/

http://en.usue.ru/novosti/sverdlovskaya-oblast-vpervye-poluchila-ulichnuyu-ploshadku-dlya-sdachi-norm-gto-ot-assk-rossii/

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Forum cafe

-

9 September Free time

Opportunities:

Visit central park

Walking street

Stone market

10 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

10:00-13:00

Отъезд 9:00

"Ekaterinburg - the financial center of the Ural region"

Central Bank

The largest cash vault of the Central Bank – Ekaterinburg Interregional repository of the Central Bank in Russia. There is the Museum of the history of money turnover in the Uralsat its base, where you can get acquainted with the process of the money turnover in the country, as well as how to distinguish the original from the fake. The Museum has three halls. It has everything what is connected with finances: from the working office of the Bank teller to the old currency. For example, the largest banknote (500 rubles) is the banknote with the image of Peter I at the beginning of the ХХ century.

Another unique feature is the huge trunk storage from Irbit Treasury measuring 2 by 4 meters and weighing up to 300 pounds. It was used from 1837 to 1961, and to get out the money to the treasurers had to climb inside the trunk.

14:00-15:00

Lunch

 

-

15:00-17:00

Round table discussion

“Russian money history”

Sberbank

Expert: Prof. of Finance, Maksim Maramigin. He is the director of the USUE of the Institute of Finance.

Money of antiquity, medieval Europe, coins of the Russian state XVII – XX centuries adequately located behind the glass case of the mobile exhibition "Numismatic almanac".

Chinese coins-knives, valuable gold rubles, which Catherine II paid off the soldiers for the accession to the throne, – private exhibition included dozens of rare items. Looking at the money, according to the remark of the collector of Maxim Maramigin, it is possible to understand many historical processes, the ups and downs of economies.

17:30-18:30

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

11 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

9:30- 12:00

Отъезд 9:00

The industrial policy of the Middle Urals

Round table: “Development of the trade and industrial ties between the Sverdlovsk oblast and regions of Germany”

Ural Chamber of commerce and trade

The Ural Chamber of commerce and trade was founded in 1991 and is the regional non-commercial Association of employers — physical persons and legal entities as well as associations of Industrialists, entrepreneurs and commercial organizations. Objectives of The Sverdlovsk regional union of industrialists and entrepreneurs are the consolidation of efforts and coordination of activities is aimed at the implementation of socially oriented economic policies, the promotion of industrial, scientific and technological development and honest business. Support of business activity, high social and legal status, prestige, business leaders, entrepreneurs are in all sectors of the economy.

13:00-14:00

Lunch

 

-

14:00-16:00

Отъезд 12:00

Excursion to The Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Station

The Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Station

The Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Stationwas the second of the Soviet Union's nuclear plants. It is situated by Zarechny in Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia. Two reactors are now in operation: a BN-600fast breeder reactor, generating 600 MWe gross and a BN-800fast breeder reactor, generating 880 MWe gross. The BN-800 is the largest fast neutron power reactor in service in the world.

17:00-18:00

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

18:00-19:00

Round table: the Role of nuclear energy in the industrial development of the Middle Urals

Information center for nuclear energy in Ekaterinburg

Information center for nuclear energy in Ekaterinburg (Yekaterinburg nuclear energy information centers) has opened on January 25, 2013 in the building of the Ural State of Economic University. The purpose is a creation of information centers in Yekaterinburg — awareness about the nuclear industry and the popularization of science and technical specialties.

 There is the information center, which operates a video hall, where is a panoramic screen, visitors can watch popular science films and interactive tables to answer questions quizzes.

The information center works closely with the nuclear industry Beloyarsk nuclear power plant, Ural electrochemical plant, Sverdniikhimmash, Kombinat Elektrokhimpribor and educational institutions of the city. Together with its partners of information centers annually takes part in International industrial exhibition INNOPROM, organizes "Nuclear bike ride", exhibitions, lectures and workshops.

During the work the centre was visited by more than 84 thousand people.

12 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

10:00-13:00

Отъезд в 9:00

Excursion to High-Tech Technopark "Universitetsky" of the Sverdlovsk region

High-Tech Technopark "Universitetsky"

High-Tech Technopark "Universitetsky" of the Sverdlovsk region is a modern building with an area of 28 thousand square meters, allowing to comfortably accommodate several dozen resident companies providing a full range of services — from investment, legal and marketing to technical support allows entrepreneurs and scientists working in areas such as ICT, engineering, electronics, energy efficiency and energy saving, new materials and nanotechnology, education and experimental production, to confidently create and promote innovative products.

The mission of High-Tech Technopark "Universitetsky"  is the development of scientific-technical, innovative and industrial potential of the Urals Federal district to ensure economic growth and solve social problems of the region.

The main objectives of High-Tech Technopark "Universitetsky"  is the creation of newhigh-tech jobs and conditions for increasing competitiveness and investment attractiveness of the region.

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Forum cafe

-

14:00-18:00

Leadership in the modern world

r. 150

Speaker: business coach, PhD. Ivan Vozmilov

Workshop on oratory and presentation making

18:30-19:30

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

13 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

10:00-13:00

Отъезд 9:00

Round table discussion “Industrial regions”

Verkhnya Pishma city

Ural Mining Metallurgical Company (UMMC) – is one of the top Russian producers of major commodities including copper, zinc and coal, gold and silver. Additionally UMMC produces lead, selenium, tellurium, cadmium and indium. Metals production operations located primarily in Urals (Sverdlovsk, Chelyabinsk, Orenburg regions and Bashkortostan Republic). Coal assets mainly located in Siberia (Kemerovo region).

UMMC operates 40 companies situated in Russia and other countries and has more than 80 000 employees.  

Company’s headquarters are situated in Verknaya Pyshma (Russia, Sverdlovsk region). Revenues in 2015 totaled $5, 1 bln. Capital expenditures up to 60 bln. RUB a year. Environmental and community development investments are about 10 bln. RUB a year.  High grades of operating deposits and low mine costs make UMMC competitive market player, while its strong metallurgical base ensures sustainable development.

13:00-14:00

Lunch

UMMC

 

14:00-16:00

Excursion to  Museum of military equipment UMMC

Verkhnya Pishma city

Museum of military equipment UMMC is a social and humanitarian project implemented by the Ural mining and metallurgical company in the town of Verkhnyaya Pyshma (Sverdlovsk oblast) with the aim of preserving the memory of the heroic past of our Motherland and military-Patriotic education of youth.

Currently, the Museum of military equipment UMMC is considered of one of the largest exhibition venues in the Russian military-technical profile, along with museums of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Togliatti and Saratov. For 10 years the Museum has collected more than 200 pieces of military equipment, a unique collection of Patriotic awards, military insignia, mass-dimensional models of firearms, as well as uniforms, equipment, insignia of the Russian armed forces from the XVIII century to our days.

17:30-18:30

Dinner

Forum cafe

 

14 September

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

9:30-12:00

Отъезд 9:00

Round table discussion: Russian-German relations of the Middle Ural

House Sevastyanov

Discussion of the summer school outcomes, presentation of the final essays

12:00-13:00

Closing ceremony

Awarding ceremony

House Sevastyanov

Speech of the rector of the USUE, the doctor of economic sciences, Prof. Yakov Silin

13:00-14:00

Lunch

 

-

15:00-17:00

Excursion to Eltsin presidential center

Eltsin str.

Fund "of the Presidential center B. N. Yeltsin" (Yeltsin Center) is a non – profit organization, named after the first President of Russia. The main objective of the Center is to preserve, study and understanding of the historical heritage of Boris Yeltsin in the context of political and social events of the 90s. The Centre was conceived as a socio-political organization that promotes the rule of law, the study and development of Institute of presidency in Russia.

18:00-19:00

Dinner

Forum cafe

-

15 September (суббота)

08:00- 09:00

Breakfast

Hotel

-

During the day

Departure of participations

USUE