The finalists of the all-Russian contest “I am a professional” in the direction “Economics” took part in the winter school of Sberbank and the Higher school of Economics. The training came 134 from 36 regions and 58 universities, according to a press release received by the editors”.ru”.
The main theme for this year is the digitalization of economic processes. The experts discussed with young people to robotics, the use of digital technologies and Big Data in the Bank, and also spoke about cyber-physical systems and industrial Internet of things.
During four days the participants under the guidance of experts developed projects in the field of digital economy, and then defended their concept.
The school programme was created in collaboration with universities, organizers of the Olympic games, as well as large companies. The authors focused on practical activities.
Winter economic school is one of 24 schools of the Olympic games, which in 2019 are for 46 areas in seven Russian cities — Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Sochi, Tomsk, Novosibirsk, Tyumen and Samara from 27 January to 2 March.
Olympics “I — professional” was launched in 2017. In the first year of the was filed 295 thousand applications for 27 areas. The second season of the contest was opened on 26 September 2018. During the registration period was 523 thousand applications. The number of referrals has doubled, from 27 to 54.
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