Friday, May 26, 2017

UrFU business faculty to participate in entrepreneurship lecture series

Ural Federal University's Business School announced earlier this week that select members of its faculty will participate in a traveling lecture series on entrepreneurship.

The lectures are the result of a joint program between UrFU, the Sverdlovsk Ministry of Economy and the Sverdlovsk Regional Fund for Entrepreneurship faculty Higher School of Economics.

Lecturers will visit several campuses and community centers in cities throughout the Middle Urals. A total of 4,800 students are expected to attend one of the 72-hour entrepreneurship training events this year. Participants will be issued personalized certificates at the conclusion of the program certifying their areas of training.

Altogether, the three organizing agencies behind the lecture series have invested $2.2 million into the program.