Mr. Pyatnitsky who is known in Ukraine as one of the “Fathers of the Ukraine–European Union Association Agreement” discussed the opportunities and bottlenecks of the Agreement. He presented EU preferences to Ukraine, export duties, e-commerce with EU, etc. On the other hand he mentioned that Ukraine’s external export was shrinking.
MIM-Kyiv hosted the workshop on hiring best performers. Mr. Valery Holubochenko, founder and CEO of the “InforManager” group of companies was the key speaker. 4 main areas of candidates’ assessment and testing approaches were in the main topics of the workshop.
The World Competitiveness Scoreboard presents the 2016 overall rankings for the 61 economies covered by the WCY. The economies are ranked from the most to the least competitive and the results are ranged from the previous year panel based on 333 criteria’s (2/3 hard data (competitiveness measured) and 1/3 survey respondents (competitiveness perceived). Therefore, Ukraine has achieved range 46.512 (41.986 – 2015) out of maximum 100 points and is ranked the 59th (60 – 2015) in overall rank followed by Mongolia and Venezuela.
Leadership, innovation and internationalization are drivers of growth for the MIM-Kyiv, Ukraine’s business education leader. That is why cooperation with CEEMAN with its relevant global networking opportunities the excellent fit of schools, professors, students, employers and other industry’s stakeholders on the global scale has been very valuable for the MIM- Kyiv.
On April 19th, MIM-Kyiv hosted “Industry 4.0: Education” round table as the part of the “Industry 4.0” series. Business people, legislators, and researchers discussed how make the education adequate with the new challenges.
OnApril15 Mayors School initiated by the Western NIS Enterprise Fund kicked off. MIM-Kyiv runs this program in which local authorities from Kyiv, Poltava, Rvne, Ternopil, Kharkiv, Kherson, Donetsk and Zakarpattya oblasts (regions) take part. Mayors lead 6 out of 11 teams admitted for the program, 5 teams are led by the candidates to the mayors’ offices.
Dr. Timothy S. Mescon is the Senior Vice President and Chief Officer Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The Office started its activities in early 2015 in Amsterdam. In September 2015 MIM-Kyiv joined AACSB. Currently, MIM-Kyiv is preparing documentation package for the Eligibility Application.
On February 25th the MIM-Kyiv and “Future Mayors School” program signed the Memorandum on Cooperation. According to the Memorandum MIM-Kyiv will host educational programs for towns’ mayors, governmental officials and public servants aimed at development of local governments’ teams able to operate under decentralization reform. The program will start on April 8. Mr. Hennadiy Zubko, Vice Prome Minister and Minister of Regional Development, Building and Housing supported the program.
In late January MIM-Kyiv launched its corporate program for Vitagro, one of the national leading agriholdings. This program has been developed to meet the specifics of the company and is delivered on-site in the town of Khmelnitsky.