Baikal Communications Group strengthens the professional competencies of specialists in the field of ESG и GR&Lobbying, offering various formats for enhancing the skills they have and acquiring new knowledge. The training is conducted both within the leading educational platforms and individually upon clients’ requests.
GR and Lobbying in Business and Nonprofit Sector
The first advanced GR training in Russia, based on the concept of “practitioners for practitioners”: among lecturers are officials of public and supranational authorities, relevant specialists of Russian and international companies from the real economy. The course has been successfully implemented in cooperation with the MGIMO School of Business and International Proficiency since 2018. The training aims at developing and improving the ability to represent and promote clients’ interests at the level of federal and regional governmental institutions, as well as at the international level, including supranational level EEU dimension. The training helps students to acquire the unique GR skills, essential and applicable in versatile segments. The training program has been successfully held eight times.
The course is run two times per year. All the information, regarding the structure, program’s timeframes, mode of study, participatory terms and conditions, is available on the course website. The registration is currently open (the ninth and tenth courses): 24-29 October 2022 and 10-15 April 2023.
Business management on ESG principles: from practitioners to practitioners
The advanced training course on ESG transformation is built on the “practice for practitioners” principle: the teachers are specialized practicing experts from various economic sectors. The course has been implemented jointly with the MGIMO School of Business and International Competencies. Students have the opportunity to immerse in the industry specifics of the integration and implementation of ESG approaches in leading companies in their field. The program also focuses on the specifics of the financial sector transformation in the context of ESG banking formation in Russia. As a result, students receive practical ESG integration and management tools that can be adapted in the context of their own business processes.
Admission to the course is carried out twice a year. Information about the structure and duration of the program, about the conditions and form of training is available on the course website. The registration is currently open: 17-21 April 2023.
Workshops and other programs
Baikal Communications Group develops customized training programs in GR, predicated on the specific features of a client’s industry. In addition to that, our team arranges reputation management workshops for representatives of political and public entities. Within the training’s preparation we aim to assess clients’ needs and arrange the best possible, practice-based learning process.
Over the years “GR-school” jointly with the MGIMO School of Business and International Proficiency has already carried out workshops and training programs for officials of the Administration of the President of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, employees from the supranational government bodies of the EU and the EAEU (EC and EEC), civil servants of the regional administrations of Arkhangelsk, Irkutsk, Moscow, Rostov regions, the Republic of Dagestan and the Republic of Buryatia and Kazakh officials from the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The training program has been also successfully arranged for the top management and management of such commercial companies and nonprofit organizations, as: ASI, ANO “Tsifrovaya ekonomika”, PJSC Sberbank, Irkutsk Oil Company LLC, PJSC “MMC “Norilsk Nickel”, Rosneft Oil Company PJSC, LUKOIL PJSC, LUKOIL International Services B.V., Lukoil Overseas Egypt Ltd., Lukoil–Nizhnevolzhskneft LLC, Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd., Exxon Neftegaz Limited, PJSC Surgutneftegaz, PJSC “RussNeft”, Neftegazholding JSC, Summa Group, SIBUR Holding, JSC “NPK “Himprominzhiniring” (Rosatom), Polyplastic Group, Uralchem JSC, Novostal-M LLC, JSC “MOEK” (“Moscow Integrated Power Company”), JSC “GT Energo”, Energoprom Management JSC, FGANU Research Institute “Spetsvuzavtomatika”, LLC “Aeromax” (AFK “Sistema”), JSC “PF “SKB Kontur”, RT-Business Development LLC (Rostec), Innotech Holding, Vostok-Service Speccomplect JSC, Russian Railways JSC, Aeroflot PJSC, Kaspi Bank (Kazakhstan), Promsvyazbank PJSC, PJSC Bank Zenit, Yandex, Alibaba.com (ru) LLC, Delivery Club, Headhunter LLC, Citymobil LLC, CarPrice, Medtronic PLC, Siemens Healthineers, C.H. Boehringer Sohn AG & Ko. KG, Roche, Johnson & Johnson, PTC Therapeutics, Baltika Breweries, PepsiCo (Russia), Amgen Inc., Novartis Pharma LLC, ASNA LLC, KPMG JSC, Russian Export Center JSC, Mondeles Russia, JFood Kazakhstan, Greenfields Logistics LLC, Nizhpharm JSC, British American Tobacco, Russian Regional Development Bank, JSC “United Shipbuilding Corporation”, Abinsk Electric Steel Works Ltd, Game Stream JLLC, ESforce Holding, Naumen Consulting LLC, Kaspersky Lab JSC, InfoWatch, online school Foxford, Skyeng, Schneider Electric SE, PJSC “Uralkali”, JSC Firma August, Developer Group “INTECO”, PJSC “PIK-Specialized Homebuilder”, Japanese Developer Group “YUNIKA”, Coca-Cola HBC Russia, “New Cloud Technologies” LLC, Debt Collection Agency “EOS”,“The first self-regulatory organization of bookmakers”, Law Firm “Civil Compensations”, branches of the All-Russian Non-Governmental Organization “Association of Lawyers of Russia” in the Republic of Tatarstan and the Nizhny Novgorod region, charitable foundations “Galchonok” and “Butterfly Children”, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, the Delegation of German Economy in Central Asia, NAFI Research Centre, News Agency TASS, Federal Fund for Social and Economic Support national cinematography, the Eurasian Economic Commission and other organizations.
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