In November 2013 the Krasnogorsk Branch of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration will host the first “Autumn Campus of the Presidential Academy: Development of Entrepreneurial Skills” – the educational forum aimed at further development of young leaders who have already initiated successful projects and their engagement in the relevant economic, social and business processes. The organizers of the event are the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and ACIG Group of Companies; supported by the Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of the City of Moscow, the Government of the City of Moscow, State Budgetary Institution “Small Business of Moscow” and the Krasnogorsk Branch of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.
The first “Autumn Campus of the Presidential Academy: Development of Entrepreneurial Skills” provides a communication platform for exchange of experience between the participants, experts, coaches and entrepreneurs. The educational forum will be held under a slogan “Development of Entrepreneurial Skills” and will be aimed at improving practical strategic development skills for the existing and new innovative and social business projects based on the international experience.
The program is aimed at developing entrepreneurial skills of students, master’s students, postgraduates and scientists younger than 30 years. The training program is aimed at shaping competences contributing to the development and launch of entrepreneurial projects based on their own commercial idea, mobilizing recourses for their implementation and developing effective team-building skills and leader qualities. The structure of the training program consists of two parallel blocks dedicated to innovative and social entrepreneurship correspondingly.
Each block consists of 6 modules which include intensive trainings and workshops by the leading Russian and foreign experts, independent work and business games. The Program is focused on the participation of foreign coaches and the maximum practical growth for participants.
Following the educational program students interested in setting their own business in the field of innovative and social entrepreneurship will form project teams. Besides, the Campus participants will be able to receive a qualified assessment of their business projects and the most interesting and promising projects will be supported by potential investors.
The unique format of the platform includes two educational tracks:
- Innovative Youth Entrepreneurship
- Social Youth Entrepreneurship.
Within the educational tracks, the participants will learn about the mechanisms of attracting investment resources, key trends in social and youth entrepreneurship, the instruments for personal and professional entrepreneurial development, how to increase competitiveness of young people and the basics of networking and will get acquainted with the best Russian and foreign business practices.
Students, master’s students and postgraduates of the Moscow universities who are residents of business incubators, technoparks, co-working centers and other innovative sector institutions and who have answered a special questionnaire will be able to take part in the Autumn Campus. Within the framework of the social projects educational track young employees of socially-oriented non-commercial and volunteer organizations will be also invited to take part in the Forum.