In early July 2013, a joint academic conference of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), The University of Oxford, and the British Open University, took place in France. The conference was dedicated to the problems of welfare economics and was held in the OECD headquarters in Paris. Several HSE experts took part in the event.
As part of the Netherlands-Russia year, a year in which the Netherlands and Russia emphasize their long bilateral relations, the Inholland University of Applied Sciences (IUAS, the Netherlands) hosted a visit by Ms. Agatha Poroshina, a faculty member of the HSE-Perm Applied Mathematics Social Systems Modeling Department and Alexandra Ryakhovskaya, a 3rd year student of the International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF) .
At the end of HSE – Perm Module 3, a guest specialist William J. Wardly gave a series of master classes for graduate students (programs “Finance” and “Project Management: project analysis, investments, technologies of implementation”).
The summer of 2012 saw completion of validation of the joint Master's program «Business Strategy in a Global Environment" by HSE-Perm and the University of Essex, UK. The fact that the universities will supervise theses jointly makes the Program unique. Upon successful completion of the program in both the HSE-Perm and the University of Essex, students will obtain two diplomas.